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  • Swinney Responds To Group Over Faith

    Swinney Responds To Group Over Faith

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 11:01 AM EDT2014-04-23 15:01:32 GMT
    "I have recruited and coached players of many different faiths," wrote Swinney. "Players of any faith or no faith at all are welcome in our program.""I have recruited and coached players of many different faiths," wrote Swinney. "Players of any faith or no faith at all are welcome in our program."
    Clemson football coach Dabo Swinney says players "of any faith or no faith at all are welcome in our program." Swinney issued a written response after a group recently accused his program of violating players' constitutional rights by promoting Christianity.
    Clemson football coach Dabo Swinney says players "of any faith or no faith at all are welcome in our program." Swinney issued a written response after a group recently accused his program of violating players' constitutional rights by promoting Christianity.
  • Sports Minute: Here is the latest Georgia sports news from The Associated Press

    Sports Minute: Here is the latest Georgia sports news from The Associated Press

    Paul George scored 27 points and George Hill had all 15 of his points in the second half, leading the Indiana Pacers to a 101-85 victory over the Atlanta Hawks on Tuesday night in Game 2 of their first-round playoff...
  • Clemson's McDaniels leaving for NBA

    Clemson's McDaniels leaving for NBA

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 11:17 PM EDT2014-04-23 03:17:57 GMT
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    In several NBA mock drafts, the 6-foot-6 forward is projected as a middle-to-late selection in the first round.
    In several NBA mock drafts, the 6-foot-6 forward is projected as a middle-to-late selection in the first round.
  • Gamecocks Shutout Davidson

    Gamecocks Shutout Davidson

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 11:03 PM EDT2014-04-23 03:03:25 GMT
    Eighth ranked South Carolina broke open a one-run game with six runs in the bottom of the sixth inning and five Gamecock pitchers combined for a six-hit shutout in an 8-0 victory over Davidson on Tuesday night in non-conference action at Carolina Stadium.
    Eighth ranked South Carolina broke open a one-run game with six runs in the bottom of the sixth inning and five Gamecock pitchers combined for a six-hit shutout in an 8-0 victory over Davidson on Tuesday night in non-conference action at Carolina Stadium.
  • Liberty Downs Clemson

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 10:53 PM EDT2014-04-23 02:53:35 GMT
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    Liberty overcame an early 3-0 deficit to defeat No. 20 Clemson 4-3 Tuesday night at Doug Kingsmore Stadium.
    Liberty overcame an early 3-0 deficit to defeat No. 20 Clemson 4-3 Tuesday night at Doug Kingsmore Stadium.
  • New Virginia Tech Hokie Ahmed Hill Talks About "Stressful" Decision

    New Virginia Tech Hokie Ahmed Hill Talks About "Stressful" Decision

    Monday, April 21 2014 7:27 PM EDT2014-04-21 23:27:39 GMT
    The Aquinas senior star ends up following Buzz Williams to Virginia Tech after getting his release from Marquette.
    The Aquinas senior star ends up following Buzz Williams to Virginia Tech after getting his release from Marquette.
  • Four-run sixth inning wills Francis Marion past GRU Augusta on Easter Sunday

    Four-run sixth inning wills Francis Marion past GRU Augusta on Easter Sunday

    Sunday, April 20 2014 11:44 PM EDT2014-04-21 03:44:54 GMT
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    AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Jaguars gave up a run in the first and second inning and never overcame as the Francis Marion Patriots built a 10-1 lead in game three of the Peach Belt Conference series on Easter Sunday to take the win at Lake Olmstead Stadium. Francis Marion (25-20, 10-16 PBC) took the first lead of the series-deciding third game. Michael Wilson knocked an infield single to the shortstop and Luke Tollison belted an RBI-double to the warning track of the right-center gap for the early a...
    AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Jaguars gave up a run in the first and second inning and never overcame as the Francis Marion Patriots built a 10-1 lead in game three of the Peach Belt Conference series on Easter Sunday to take the win at Lake Olmstead Stadium. Francis Marion (25-20, 10-16 PBC) took the first lead of the series-deciding third game. Michael Wilson knocked an infield single to the shortstop and Luke Tollison belted an RBI-double to the warning track of the right-center gap for the early a...
  • Ahmed Hill follows Buzz Williams to Va. Tech

    Ahmed Hill follows Buzz Williams to Va. Tech

    Saturday, April 19 2014 7:41 PM EDT2014-04-19 23:41:36 GMT
    BLACKSBURG, VA. (WJBF) - For a second time in six months, Aquinas star guard Ahmed Hill has given his commitment to head coach Buzz Williams - but this time he's headed to the ACC. After he was granted a release from his commitment to Marquette earlier this week, Hill and his mother took an official visit to Virginia Tech and officially committed to Williams and the Hokies on Saturday morning. When Hill originally signed with Marquette in November, he told WJBF News Channel 6 that he made ...
    BLACKSBURG, VA. (WJBF) - For a second time in six months, Aquinas star guard Ahmed Hill has given his commitment to head coach Buzz Williams - but this time he's headed to the ACC. After he was granted a release from his commitment to Marquette earlier this week, Hill and his mother took an official visit to Virginia Tech and officially committed to Williams and the Hokies on Saturday morning. When Hill originally signed with Marquette in November, he told WJBF News Channel 6 that he made ...
  • National Collegiate Disc Golf Championships Kick Off In North Augusta

    National Collegiate Disc Golf Championships Kick Off In North Augusta

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 3:23 PM EDT2014-04-16 19:23:10 GMT
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    The 8th annual National Collegiate Disc Golf Championships, held at the Hippodrome Disc Golf Complex in North Augusta, kicked off Wednesday.
    The 8th annual National Collegiate Disc Golf Championships, held at the Hippodrome Disc Golf Complex in North Augusta, kicked off Wednesday.
  • Dabo Swinney Says Cole Stoudt is Starting QB Heading Out of Spring

    Dabo Swinney Says Cole Stoudt is Starting QB Heading Out of Spring

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 11:39 PM EDT2014-04-16 03:39:48 GMT
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    Clemson coach Dabo Swinney says senior Cole Stoudt is the team's starting quarterback coming out of spring, and injured freshman Deshaun Watson will have the chance to compete for the job this fall.
    Clemson coach Dabo Swinney says senior Cole Stoudt is the team's starting quarterback coming out of spring, and injured freshman Deshaun Watson will have the chance to compete for the job this fall.
  • Charleston Southern Beats USC on the Diamond

    Charleston Southern Beats USC on the Diamond

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 10:50 PM EDT2014-04-16 02:50:36 GMT
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    Charleston Southern raced out to a four-run lead in the first five innings and held off a late Gamecock rally to defeat sixth ranked South Carolina 4-1 on Tuesday evening in non-conference action at Carolina Stadium.
    Charleston Southern raced out to a four-run lead in the first five innings and held off a late Gamecock rally to defeat sixth ranked South Carolina 4-1 on Tuesday evening in non-conference action at Carolina Stadium.
  • Clemson QB Chad Kelly Kicked off Football Team

    Clemson QB Chad Kelly Kicked off Football Team

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 7:30 PM EDT2014-04-15 23:30:14 GMT
    Clemson Quarterback Chad Kelly has been dismissed for “detrimental conduct.” Jennifer Martin hits the streets to see what you think about the decision.
    Clemson Quarterback Chad Kelly has been dismissed for “detrimental conduct.” Jennifer Martin hits the streets to see what you think about the decision.
  • Former Martinez Resident Ramsey to Turn Pro

    Former Martinez Resident Ramsey to Turn Pro

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 7:22 PM EDT2014-04-15 23:22:39 GMT
    Clemson freshman Ashlan Ramsey will turn professional at the end of the 2014 season.  Head Coach J.T. Horton made the announcement Tuesday night.
    Clemson freshman Ashlan Ramsey will turn professional at the end of the 2014 season.  Head Coach J.T. Horton made the announcement Tuesday night.
  • It's April 15: Here Are Your Last Minute Tax Tips

    It's April 15: Here Are Your Last Minute Tax Tips

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 7:54 AM EDT2014-04-15 11:54:19 GMT
    It's that time. Individual tax returns must be postmarked or filed electronically by tonight.
    It's that time. Individual tax returns must be postmarked or filed electronically by tonight.
  • Clemson dismisses QB Kelly after sideline argument

    Clemson dismisses QB Kelly after sideline argument

    Monday, April 14 2014 10:46 PM EDT2014-04-15 02:46:22 GMT
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    Clemson quarterback Chad Kelly has been dismissed from the team two days after he was benched for the second half of the spring game for disagreeing with coaches over whether to go for it on fourth down.
    Clemson quarterback Chad Kelly has been dismissed from the team two days after he was benched for the second half of the spring game for disagreeing with coaches over whether to go for it on fourth down.
  • Gamecocks Solid Showing in Spring Game

    Gamecocks Solid Showing in Spring Game

    Saturday, April 12 2014 11:57 PM EDT2014-04-13 03:57:31 GMT
    The event originally scheduled for Monday night will now take place on April 29  at 5:30 p.m.The event originally scheduled for Monday night will now take place on April 29 at 5:30 p.m.
    South Carolina coach Steve Spurrier didn't get a lot of answers out of spring practice, but for once he came in without a lot of questions. 
    South Carolina coach Steve Spurrier didn't get a lot of answers out of spring practice, but for once he came in without a lot of questions. 
  • Stoudt Shines in Clemson Spring Game

    Stoudt Shines in Clemson Spring Game

    Saturday, April 12 2014 11:21 PM EDT2014-04-13 03:21:04 GMT
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    With all eyes on Clemson's ongoing quarterback derby, defense dominated the Orange and White Game at Memorial Stadium Saturday afternoon.
    With all eyes on Clemson's ongoing quarterback derby, defense dominated the Orange and White Game at Memorial Stadium Saturday afternoon.
  • Mason impresses in Georgia spring game

    Mason impresses in Georgia spring game

    Georgia's offense clicked under fifth-year senior Hutson Mason, who led the Red team to a 27-24 win Saturday in the spring football game.
    Georgia's offense clicked under fifth-year senior Hutson Mason, who led the Red team to a 27-24 win Saturday in the spring football game.
  • Confident South Carolina finishes quiet spring

    Confident South Carolina finishes quiet spring

    South Carolina coach Steve Spurrier didn't get a lot of answers out of spring practice, but for once he came in without a lot of questions.
    South Carolina coach Steve Spurrier didn't get a lot of answers out of spring practice, but for once he came in without a lot of questions.
  • Patrick Reed At The Masters Puts Spotlight On GRU

    Patrick Reed At The Masters Puts Spotlight On GRU

    Friday, April 11 2014 11:08 PM EDT2014-04-12 03:08:52 GMT
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    Former Augusta State University, and Georgia Regents University, golfer Patrick Reed being a Masters participant helps put his hometown of Augusta on the map, a former Georgia Regents University Sports Media director says. WJBF News Channel 6's Julie Parise has the story.
    Former Augusta State University, and Georgia Regents University, golfer Patrick Reed being a Masters participant helps put his hometown of Augusta on the map, a former Georgia Regents University Sports Media director says. WJBF News Channel 6's Julie Parise has the story.
  • Sports Minute: Here is the latest Georgia sports from The AP

    Sports Minute: Here is the latest Georgia sports from The AP

    Jeff Teague scored 25 points in the Atlanta Hawks' 107-88 rout Sunday of the reeling Indiana Pacers, who were held to a franchise-low 23 points in the first half of an embarrassing performance on their home...
    Eric Young Jr. got three hits, stole three bases and scored four times as the New York Mets overcame Justin Upton's two home runs to beat the Atlanta Braves 6-4 on Thursday night. The Mets broke a 4-all tie in the...
  • This Hour: Latest Georgia sports:

    This Hour: Latest Georgia sports:

    Jeff Teague scored 25 points in the Atlanta Hawks' 107-88 rout Sunday of the reeling Indiana Pacers, who were held to a franchise-low 23 points in the first half of an embarrassing performance on their home floor.
    Eric Young Jr. got three hits, stole three bases and scored four times as the New York Mets overcame Justin Upton's two home runs to beat the Atlanta Braves 6-4 on Thursday night.
  • UMass basketball player announces he's gay

    UMass basketball player announces he's gay

    UMass basketball player Derrick Gordon says in a televised interview that he is gay.
    By HOWARD ULMAN AP Sports Writer Derrick Gordon had kept his secret for too long.
  • Defense Dominates in Paine Spring Game

    Defense Dominates in Paine Spring Game

    Thursday, April 3 2014 11:49 PM EDT2014-04-04 03:49:53 GMT
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    The Paine College football team hosted their first spring game on April 3 at Lions Field in North Augusta, S.C.
    The Paine College football team hosted their first spring game on April 3 at Lions Field in North Augusta, S.C.
  • No. 14 Pacers Plate Eight In Victory At Newberry

    No. 14 Pacers Plate Eight In Victory At Newberry

    Wednesday, April 2 2014 11:32 PM EDT2014-04-03 03:32:53 GMT
    The No. 14 University of South Carolina Aiken baseball team fell behind early but rallied for eight of the final nine runs in the 8-5 road victory at Newberry.
    The No. 14 University of South Carolina Aiken baseball team fell behind early but rallied for eight of the final nine runs in the 8-5 road victory at Newberry.
  • Georgia's Fox given 2-year contract extension

    Georgia's Fox given 2-year contract extension

    Wednesday, April 2 2014 3:53 PM EDT2014-04-02 19:53:53 GMT
    Georgia coach Mark Fox has been given a two-year contract extension following a season in which athletic director Greg McGarity says he saw "very encouraging" improvement.
    Georgia coach Mark Fox has been given a two-year contract extension following a season in which athletic director Greg McGarity says he saw "very encouraging" improvement.
  • Clowney believes he should be NFL's top pick

    Clowney believes he should be NFL's top pick

    Wednesday, April 2 2014 3:49 PM EDT2014-04-02 19:49:39 GMT
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    Jadeveon Clowney believes he's the NFL's No. 1 draft pick and says he took a big step toward that goal during South Carolina's pro day workouts Wednesday.
    Jadeveon Clowney believes he's the NFL's No. 1 draft pick and says he took a big step toward that goal during South Carolina's pro day workouts Wednesday.
  • SMU rallies past Clemson 65-59 in NIT semifinals

    SMU rallies past Clemson 65-59 in NIT semifinals

    Tuesday, April 1 2014 11:09 PM EDT2014-04-02 03:09:21 GMT
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    Markus Kennedy had 21 points, including the clinching three-point play, and SMU rallied from 13 down in the second half to beat Clemson 65-59 Tuesday night.
    Markus Kennedy had 21 points, including the clinching three-point play, and SMU rallied from 13 down in the second half to beat Clemson 65-59 Tuesday night.
  • Pacers Take Series From Falcons With Monday Afternoon Victory

    Pacers Take Series From Falcons With Monday Afternoon Victory

    Monday, March 31 2014 4:52 PM EDT2014-03-31 20:52:50 GMT
    The Pacers are now 24-8 overall, including a 12-6 mark against Peach Belt Conference foes.
    The Pacers are now 24-8 overall, including a 12-6 mark against Peach Belt Conference foes.
  • Jags Celebrate Courageous Christopher's Birthday

    Jags Celebrate Courageous Christopher's Birthday

    Sunday, March 30 2014 9:24 PM EDT2014-03-31 01:24:55 GMT
    AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Jaguars evened the Peach Belt Conference series with a 9-3 win in the first game of the doubleheader and scored four runs in the ninth inning of game two to nearly pull off the comeback against Young Harris who hung on for a 7-6 win to take the series. GRU (13-21, 5-13 PBC) scored the first runs of game one with a homerun from third baseman Hunter Boose - making it 3-0 by the end of the first inning. All was uneventful until the bottom of the third inning when the Jags sc...
    AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Jaguars evened the Peach Belt Conference series with a 9-3 win in the first game of the doubleheader and scored four runs in the ninth inning of game two to nearly pull off the comeback against Young Harris who hung on for a 7-6 win to take the series. GRU (13-21, 5-13 PBC) scored the first runs of game one with a homerun from third baseman Hunter Boose - making it 3-0 by the end of the first inning. All was uneventful until the bottom of the third inning when the Jags sc...
  • Jags to Celebrate Courageous Christopher's Birthday

    Jags to Celebrate Courageous Christopher's Birthday

    Friday, March 28 2014 10:01 PM EDT2014-03-29 02:01:24 GMT
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    The Jaguars will hold a barbeque and celebration during the doubleheader on Sunday for the ninth birthday of Courageous Christopher (Christopher Thompson), the teams adopted fan who is battling a brain tumor.
    The Jaguars will hold a barbeque and celebration during the doubleheader on Sunday for the ninth birthday of Courageous Christopher (Christopher Thompson), the teams adopted fan who is battling a brain tumor.
  • Pacers Fall Just Short In National Semifinal

    Pacers Fall Just Short In National Semifinal

    Friday, March 28 2014 12:59 AM EDT2014-03-28 04:59:45 GMT
    EVANSVILLE, Ind. – In a game for the ages, the No. 5 University of South Carolina Aiken men's basketball team came up just short in the 86-83 loss to West Liberty in the National Semifinal Thursday evening. The Pacers conclude the season with a 33-4 record. Paul Larsen's lay-up at the 5:01 mark gave head coach Vince Alexander's team the 76-75 lead. However, it marked the last time the squad would have the advantage in the game. Just 4:05 later, USC Aiken found itself down by six, but Rick ...
    EVANSVILLE, Ind. – In a game for the ages, the No. 5 University of South Carolina Aiken men's basketball team came up just short in the 86-83 loss to West Liberty in the National Semifinal Thursday evening. The Pacers conclude the season with a 33-4 record. Paul Larsen's lay-up at the 5:01 mark gave head coach Vince Alexander's team the 76-75 lead. However, it marked the last time the squad would have the advantage in the game. Just 4:05 later, USC Aiken found itself down by six, but Rick ...
  • Pacers Knock Off Chico State, Advance to 1st Final Four

    Pacers Knock Off Chico State, Advance to 1st Final Four

    Thursday, March 27 2014 12:08 AM EDT2014-03-27 04:08:14 GMT
    For the first time in school history, the USC Aiken men's basketball team has advanced to the D2 national semifinals following a 85-70 over Chico State Wednesday night.
    For the first time in school history, the USC Aiken men's basketball team has advanced to the D2 national semifinals following a 85-70 over Chico State Wednesday night.
  • Salvation Army of Augusta's Doing the Most Good Dinner May 8th, 2014

    2nd Annual DTMG Dinner Features Coach June Jones and Former QB Steve Bartkowski

    2nd Annual DTMG Dinner Features Coach June Jones and Former QB Steve Bartkowski

    Wednesday, March 26 2014 11:48 PM EDT2014-03-27 03:48:25 GMT
    Coach June Jones and former Atlanta Falcons QB Steve Bartkowski are the featured speakers at the Salvation Army's 2nd Annual Doing The Most Good dinner May 8th.
    Coach June Jones and former Atlanta Falcons QB Steve Bartkowski are the featured speakers at the Salvation Army's 2nd Annual Doing The Most Good dinner May 8th.
  • Your Chance to Cheer On USC-Aiken on Campus

    Your Chance to Cheer On USC-Aiken on Campus

    Wednesday, March 26 2014 9:14 PM EDT2014-03-27 01:14:36 GMT
    The USC Aiken Men's basketball team is in the big dance.The Pacers take on Chico State tonight in the Elite 8 of the N-C-Double-A Division two championship.The game is in Indiana -- so the school is hosting a viewing party for the game. It'll be held at 9:30 Wednesday at the Convocation Center.
    The USC Aiken Men's basketball team is in the big dance.The Pacers take on Chico State tonight in the Elite 8 of the N-C-Double-A Division two championship.The game is in Indiana -- so the school is hosting a viewing party for the game. It'll be held at 9:30 Wednesday at the Convocation Center.
  • Watch the Pacers in the Elite 8 Here

    Watch the Pacers in the Elite 8 Here

    Wednesday, March 26 2014 5:37 PM EDT2014-03-26 21:37:08 GMT
    The USC Aiken men's basketball team takes on Chico State in the Division 2 national quarterfinals tonight at 9:30 EST.
    The USC Aiken men's basketball team takes on Chico State in the Division 2 national quarterfinals tonight at 9:30 EST.
  • College athletes can unionize, federal agency says

    College athletes can unionize, federal agency says

    Wednesday, March 26 2014 5:21 PM EDT2014-03-26 21:21:48 GMT
    In a ruling that could revolutionize college sports, a federal agency has given football players at Northwestern University the green light to unionize.
    In a ruling that could revolutionize college sports, a federal agency has given football players at Northwestern University the green light to unionize.
  • UGA coach deciding on disciplining students

    UGA coach deciding on disciplining students

    Wednesday, March 26 2014 8:29 AM EDT2014-03-26 12:29:38 GMT
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    Georgia coach Mark Richt says he's still deciding how to discipline four players arrested last week on charges of illegal check-cashing.
    Georgia coach Mark Richt says he's still deciding how to discipline four players arrested last week on charges of illegal check-cashing.
  • Pacers Set to Take On Chico State in Elite 8

    Pacers Set to Take On Chico State in Elite 8

    Tuesday, March 25 2014 11:51 PM EDT2014-03-26 03:51:46 GMT
    Pacers head coach Vince Alexander and the other 7 Elite 8 coaches met with the media Tuesday afternoon in Evansville.
    Pacers head coach Vince Alexander and the other 7 Elite 8 coaches met with the media Tuesday afternoon in Evansville.
  • GRU Augusta Holds On To Eighth At Hootie

    GRU Augusta Holds On To Eighth At Hootie

    Tuesday, March 25 2014 8:25 PM EDT2014-03-26 00:25:48 GMT
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    AGRU Augusta steadily climbed the leaderboard while all five Jaguars shot under par in round three to finish the 15-team event eighth at the Hootie at Bulls Bay Intercollegiate on Bulls Bay Golf Club in Awendaw, S.C.
    AGRU Augusta steadily climbed the leaderboard while all five Jaguars shot under par in round three to finish the 15-team event eighth at the Hootie at Bulls Bay Intercollegiate on Bulls Bay Golf Club in Awendaw, S.C.
  • Jags, Pacers Tied for 10th at Hootie

    Jags, Pacers Tied for 10th at Hootie

    Monday, March 24 2014 11:03 PM EDT2014-03-25 03:03:03 GMT
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    The GRU Augusta Jaguars climbed the leaderboard in the Hootie at Bulls Bay Intercollegiate at Bulls Bay Golf Club to sit tied for 10th heading in to tomorrow’s final 18 holes.
    The GRU Augusta Jaguars climbed the leaderboard in the Hootie at Bulls Bay Intercollegiate at Bulls Bay Golf Club to sit tied for 10th heading in to tomorrow’s final 18 holes.
  • Lady Jags Lead at Briar’s Creek Invitational

    Lady Jags Lead at Briar’s Creek Invitational

    Monday, March 24 2014 11:00 PM EDT2014-03-25 03:00:07 GMT
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    GRU Augusta sits all alone at number one after the opening round of play at the Briar’s Creek Invitational in the 17-team field event at the Golf Club at Briar’s Creek.
    GRU Augusta sits all alone at number one after the opening round of play at the Briar’s Creek Invitational in the 17-team field event at the Golf Club at Briar’s Creek.
  • Hall’s Game-Winner Lifts Clemson to 50-49 Victory over Illinois Sunday

    Hall’s Game-Winner Lifts Clemson to 50-49 Victory over Illinois Sunday

    Sunday, March 23 2014 3:38 PM EDT2014-03-23 19:38:49 GMT
    CLEMSON, S.C. – Playing in front of a standing room only crowd in Littlejohn Coliseum, Clemson survived a back and forth battle with Illinois in the second round of the NIT and advanced to the quarterfinals after Rod Hall’s layup with 9.3 seconds left gave Clemson a 50-49 win. The Tigers advance to face Belmont at home Tuesday for the right to play in New York City. The game is scheduled for 7 p.m. and tickets are available immediately on ClemsonTigers.com. Fans are encouraged to use the pri...
    CLEMSON, S.C. – Playing in front of a standing room only crowd in Littlejohn Coliseum, Clemson survived a back and forth battle with Illinois in the second round of the NIT and advanced to the quarterfinals after Rod Hall’s layup with 9.3 seconds left gave Clemson a 50-49 win. The Tigers advance to face Belmont at home Tuesday for the right to play in New York City. The game is scheduled for 7 p.m. and tickets are available immediately on ClemsonTigers.com. Fans are encouraged to use the pri...
  • Mercer shocks Duke 78-71 in NCAA tourney opener

    Mercer shocks Duke 78-71 in NCAA tourney opener

    Friday, March 21 2014 3:08 PM EDT2014-03-21 19:08:24 GMT
    Daniel Coursey scored 17 points and Mercer pulled off the biggest upset in the NCAA tournament so far by knocking off Duke 78-71.
    Daniel Coursey scored 17 points and Mercer pulled off the biggest upset in the NCAA tournament so far by knocking off Duke 78-71.
  • Mann's 29 points lead Georgia past Vermont 63-56

    Mann's 29 points lead Georgia past Vermont 63-56

    Wednesday, March 19 2014 11:21 PM EDT2014-03-20 03:21:58 GMT
    Charles Mann scored a career-high 29 points, including a three-point play with 2:25 remaining that gave Georgia the lead, and the Bulldogs beat Vermont 63-56 on Wednesday night in the first round of the NIT.
    Charles Mann scored a career-high 29 points, including a three-point play with 2:25 remaining that gave Georgia the lead, and the Bulldogs beat Vermont 63-56 on Wednesday night in the first round of the NIT.
  • Elite Again: Pacers Earn Return Trip to D2 Elite 8

    Elite Again: Pacers Earn Return Trip to D2 Elite 8

    Tuesday, March 18 2014 11:38 PM EDT2014-03-19 03:38:50 GMT
    The USC Aiken men's basketball team defeated Montevallo 84-73 Tuesday night in the NCAA Southeast Regional Final at the Convocation Center.
    The USC Aiken men's basketball team defeated Montevallo 84-73 Tuesday night in the NCAA Southeast Regional Final at the Convocation Center.
  • 4 Georgia Football Players Arrested, Including 2 former Jenkins County HS Stars

    4 Georgia Football Players Arrested, Including 2 former Jenkins County HS Stars

    Tuesday, March 18 2014 4:41 PM EDT2014-03-18 20:41:45 GMT
    Former Jenkins County HS football stars Jonathan Taylor and James DeLoach were among four Georgia players who were arrested Monday evening and charged with theft by deception.
    Former Jenkins County HS football stars Jonathan Taylor and James DeLoach were among four Georgia players who were arrested Monday evening and charged with theft by deception. Also arrested were Bulldogs
  • Minnesota Vikings' Jasper Brinkley To Serve As Principal For A Day At Five Schools In Thomson

    Minnesota Vikings' Jasper Brinkley To Serve As Principal For A Day At Five Schools In Thomson

    Monday, March 17 2014 9:35 AM EDT2014-03-17 13:35:50 GMT
    Jasper Brinkley, of the Minnesota Vikings, will serve as "Principal For A Day" at five McDuffie County schools this week.
    Jasper Brinkley, of the Minnesota Vikings, will serve as "Principal For A Day" at five McDuffie County schools this week.
  • Pacers use big second half to beat Jags in Southeast semis, 78-58

    Pacers use big second half to beat Jags in Southeast semis, 78-58

    Sunday, March 16 2014 11:43 PM EDT2014-03-17 03:43:44 GMT
    AIKEN, S.C. – GRU Augusta’s season came to a halt on Sunday night when top-ranked USC Aiken handed the Jaguars a 78-58 loss in the semifinal game of the NCAA Southeast Regional in the Convocation Center. GRU (24-8) won the scramble for the opening tipoff, but Ryan Weems missed a finger-roll layup and Alvin Brown connected on a jumper for the Pacers (31-3) to take the first points of the game. After Harold Doby hit one off the glass for the Jags, Brown caught a lob pass from Devontae Wright ...
    AIKEN, S.C. – GRU Augusta’s season came to a halt on Sunday night when top-ranked USC Aiken handed the Jaguars a 78-58 loss in the semifinal game of the NCAA Southeast Regional in the Convocation Center. GRU (24-8) won the scramble for the opening tipoff, but Ryan Weems missed a finger-roll layup and Alvin Brown connected on a jumper for the Pacers (31-3) to take the first points of the game. After Harold Doby hit one off the glass for the Jags, Brown caught a lob pass from Devontae Wright ...
  • Georgia Earns NIT Berth; Will Host Vermont Wednesday

    Georgia Earns NIT Berth; Will Host Vermont Wednesday

    Sunday, March 16 2014 9:48 PM EDT2014-03-17 01:48:41 GMT
    ATHENS, GA - The University of Georgia men's basketball team has earned an at-large berth in the 2014 National Invitation Tournament and will play Vermont in Athens in the first round on Wednesday night. Tipoff is at 8:00 p.m. Georgia, at 19-13 (12-6 in SEC), is one of four No. 2 seeds in the 32-team field. The winner on Wednesday will face the winner of the Louisiana Tech-Iona first-round matchup. The 2014 appearance will be Georgia's 12th time in the NIT. Bulldog teams have compiled an 1...
    ATHENS, GA - The University of Georgia men's basketball team has earned an at-large berth in the 2014 National Invitation Tournament and will play Vermont in Athens in the first round on Wednesday night. Tipoff is at 8:00 p.m. Georgia, at 19-13 (12-6 in SEC), is one of four No. 2 seeds in the 32-team field. The winner on Wednesday will face the winner of the Louisiana Tech-Iona first-round matchup. The 2014 appearance will be Georgia's 12th time in the NIT. Bulldog teams have compiled an 1...
  • Jaguars Win Thriller vs Anderson in NCAA Regional

    Jaguars Win Thriller vs Anderson in NCAA Regional

    Sunday, March 16 2014 12:00 AM EDT2014-03-16 04:00:11 GMT
    Devon Wright-Nelson hit a lay-up with 4.7 seconds left to give the Jaguars an 86-84 win over Anderson Saturday night.
    Devon Wright-Nelson hit a lay-up with 4.7 seconds left to give the Jaguars an 86-84 win over Anderson Saturday night.
  • USC-Aiken throttles Limestone 80-54, Advance to regional semis

    USC-Aiken throttles Limestone 80-54, Advance to regional semis

    Saturday, March 15 2014 9:37 PM EDT2014-03-16 01:37:27 GMT
    AIKEN, S.C. (NCAA COMMUNICATIONS) - The No. 5 University of South Carolina Aiken men's basketball team ousted Limestone in the NCAA Southeast Regional quarterfinal by a score of 80-54. The Pacers improve to 30-3 on the young season. Leading the way for the victors was DeVontae Wright, who poured in a game-high 16 points while dishing out a game-best seven assists. Ronald Zimmerman accounted for 14 markers, including 12 from downtown, while both Rick Alderman and Alvin Brown both narrowly mi...
    AIKEN, S.C. (NCAA COMMUNICATIONS) - The No. 5 University of South Carolina Aiken men's basketball team ousted Limestone in the NCAA Southeast Regional quarterfinal by a score of 80-54. The Pacers improve to 30-3 on the young season. Leading the way for the victors was DeVontae Wright, who poured in a game-high 16 points while dishing out a game-best seven assists. Ronald Zimmerman accounted for 14 markers, including 12 from downtown, while both Rick Alderman and Alvin Brown both narrowly mi...
  • GRU Tied For 6th At 3M Jaguar Intercollegiate

    GRU Tied For 6th At 3M Jaguar Intercollegiate

    Friday, March 14 2014 9:55 PM EDT2014-03-15 01:55:14 GMT
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    AUGUSTA, Ga. (GRU-Augusta Sports Information) – The Jaguars teed off in Augusta at Forest Hills Golf Club in the 3M Jaguar Intercollegiate for Georgia Regents to finish tied for sixth after the opening-18 holes on Friday. Senior Casey Kenned found success early for GRU, birdying No. 4 to hold even after the front nine. Kennedy recorded bogeys on six of her first seven holes on the back nine to card a 6-over 78. She sits tied for 16 th and leads the Jaguars after day one. Freshman Eunice Yi...
    AUGUSTA, Ga. (GRU-Augusta Sports Information) – The Jaguars teed off in Augusta at Forest Hills Golf Club in the 3M Jaguar Intercollegiate for Georgia Regents to finish tied for sixth after the opening-18 holes on Friday. Senior Casey Kenned found success early for GRU, birdying No. 4 to hold even after the front nine. Kennedy recorded bogeys on six of her first seven holes on the back nine to card a 6-over 78. She sits tied for 16 th and leads the Jaguars after day one. Freshman Eunice Yi...
  • Gamecocks upset Arkansas 71-69 at SEC tournament

    Gamecocks upset Arkansas 71-69 at SEC tournament

    Thursday, March 13 2014 7:50 PM EDT2014-03-13 23:50:15 GMT
    South Carolina won its second straight game at the Southeastern Conference tournament, upsetting Arkansas 71-69 on Thursday behind 17 points from Sindarius Thornwell and likely knocking the Razorbacks out of the NCAA tournament.
    South Carolina won its second straight game at the Southeastern Conference tournament, upsetting Arkansas 71-69 on Thursday behind 17 points from Sindarius Thornwell and likely knocking the Razorbacks out of the NCAA tournament.
  • Marcus Lattimore stops in McCormick

    Marcus Lattimore stops in McCormick

    Thursday, March 13 2014 6:20 PM EDT2014-03-13 22:20:06 GMT
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    McCormick, SC (WJBF) - Former South Carolina running back Marcus Lattimore is used to receiving big cheers at Williams Brice stadium, but even he had to admit the reception he received Thursday in McCormick was like nothing he'd ever experienced. The current 49ers running back made a stop at McCormick Middle School this afternoon to address the students about what it took to overcome multiple knee injuries at South Carolina. Lattimore said his injuries kept him from being drafted early in 201...
    McCormick, SC (WJBF) - Former South Carolina running back Marcus Lattimore is used to receiving big cheers at Williams Brice stadium, but even he had to admit the reception he received Thursday in McCormick was like nothing he'd ever experienced. The current 49ers running back made a stop at McCormick Middle School this afternoon to address the students about what it took to overcome multiple knee injuries at South Carolina. Lattimore said his injuries kept him from being drafted early in 201...
  • Ga Tech tops BC 73-70 in 1st round of ACC Tourney

    Ga Tech tops BC 73-70 in 1st round of ACC Tourney

    Wednesday, March 12 2014 10:53 PM EDT2014-03-13 02:53:45 GMT
    Trae Golden's three-point play with 35.3 seconds left in overtime helped Georgia Tech beat Boston College 73-70 on Wednesday night in the first round of the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament.
    Trae Golden's three-point play with 35.3 seconds left in overtime helped Georgia Tech beat Boston College 73-70 on Wednesday night in the first round of the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament.
  • Notice, South Carolina drop Auburn, 74-56, in SEC Tourney

    Notice, South Carolina drop Auburn, 74-56, in SEC Tourney

    Wednesday, March 12 2014 10:52 PM EDT2014-03-13 02:52:12 GMT
    Freshman Duane Notice led South Carolina's hot 3-point shooting with a career-high 23 points and the Gamecocks beat Auburn 74-56 on Wednesday night in the opening game of the Southeastern Conference tournament.
    Freshman Duane Notice led South Carolina's hot 3-point shooting with a career-high 23 points and the Gamecocks beat Auburn 74-56 on Wednesday night in the opening game of the Southeastern Conference tournament.
  • Lady Pacers Drop Road Contest At Georgia College

    Lady Pacers Drop Road Contest At Georgia College

    Wednesday, January 22 2014 11:03 PM EST2014-01-23 04:03:59 GMT
    After playing to a draw at halftime, the University of South Carolina Aiken women's basketball team lost a 72-48 decision at Georgia College Wednesday evening in a Peach Belt Conference contest.
     
    After playing to a draw at halftime, the University of South Carolina Aiken women's basketball team lost a 72-48 decision at Georgia College Wednesday evening in a Peach Belt Conference contest.
     
  • UGA Defensive Coordinator Todd Grantham accepts similar job at Louisville

    UGA Defensive Coordinator Todd Grantham accepts similar job at Louisville

    Sunday, January 12 2014 6:42 PM EST2014-01-12 23:42:33 GMT
    University of Georgia defensive coordinator Todd Grantham has been offered, and accepted, a similar position at the University of Louisville according to an announcement Sunday by UGA head coach Mark Richt. "We are appreciative of all the contributions Todd has made to our program and wish him nothing but the best," Richt said. "But at the same time the opportunity to work at Georgia is extremely attractive and there already is, and will be, interest from some very, very outstanding coache...
    University of Georgia defensive coordinator Todd Grantham has been offered, and accepted, a similar position at the University of Louisville according to an announcement Sunday by UGA head coach Mark Richt. "We are appreciative of all the contributions Todd has made to our program and wish him nothing but the best," Richt said. "But at the same time the opportunity to work at Georgia is extremely attractive and there already is, and will be, interest from some very, very outstanding coache...
  • National Signing Day in the CSRA

    National Signing Day in the CSRA

    Wednesday, February 5 2014 3:35 PM EST2014-02-05 20:35:46 GMT
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    We will be updating throughout the day with signing information around the area.
    We will be updating throughout the day with signing information around the area.
  • National Signing Day in the CSRA - Full Rundown on Local Signings

    National Signing Day in the CSRA - Full Rundown on Local Signings

    Wednesday, February 5 2014 10:01 PM EST2014-02-06 03:01:20 GMT
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    Dozens of local athletes signed their national letters of intent on Wednesday. Click on the story for more information.
    Dozens of local athletes signed their national letters of intent on Wednesday. Click on the story for more information.
  • National Signing Day: USC Gamecocks

    National Signing Day: USC Gamecocks

    Wednesday, February 5 2014 7:03 PM EST2014-02-06 00:03:26 GMT
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    Bamberg-Ehrhardt's K.C. Crosby and Saluda's Dexter Wideman were among the Gamecock commits on Wednesday.
    Bamberg-Ehrhardt's K.C. Crosby and Saluda's Dexter Wideman were among the Gamecock commits on Wednesday.
  • Grovetown's Watkins Signs to Run Track at Virginia Tech

    Grovetown's Watkins Signs to Run Track at Virginia Tech

    Wednesday, February 5 2014 9:54 PM EST2014-02-06 02:54:41 GMT
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    Grovetown star runner Darius Watkins signed on the dotted line Wednesday to attend Virginia Tech.
    Grovetown star runner Darius Watkins signed on the dotted line Wednesday to attend Virginia Tech.
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