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Clemson opens National Tournament play Friday

The No. 11 seeded Clemson’s men’s golf team begins pursuit of its second NCAA National Golf Championship at the same course the Tigers captured their first title 15 years ago when Colby Patton tees off on the first hole at 2:27 p.m. Eastern time on Friday afternoon.  

Coastal powers past South Alabama, 16-4 in Sun Belt Tournament

Zach Biermann drove in five while Seth Lancaster and Kevin Woodall hit back-to-back home runs – each hitting their 18th of the season – to lead top seed and 15th-ranked Coastal Carolina to a 16-4 victory over fourth-seed South Alabama Thursday night in the quarterfinal of the Sun Belt Tournament, held at Louisiana’s Russo Field.

LSU wins marathon game against USC, 6-4 at SEC Tournament

LSU scored three runs in the top of the 12th inning to defeat the University of South Carolina baseball team, 6-4, in game 10 of the 2018 SEC Baseball Tournament Thursday afternoon (May 24) at Hoover Met Stadium.

Missouri's Athletic Director apologizes, Staley settles lawsuit

Missouri athletic director Jim Sterk has apologized to Carolina head women's basketball coach Dawn Staley for comments he made almost four months ago, claiming Staley promoted an abusive and racist atmosphere during the Tigers' game at Colonial Life Arena this January.

Gamecocks going to Stillwater for SEC/Big 12 Challenge

South Carolina is set to face Oklahoma State on the road at Gallagher-Iba Arena in the sixth annual SEC/Big 12 Challenge on Saturday, January 26, 2019, the league office announced late Thursday morning.

Hewson named to WGCA All-America Team

Clemson golfer Alice Hewson has been named an honorable mention All-American by the Women’s Golf Coaches Association.   The announcement was made from Stillwater, Okla., where the women’s national championship was played this week.

USC's Olarra tabbed WGCA second team All-American

South Carolina senior women’s golfer Ainhoa Olarra has received All-America honors from the Women’s Golf Coaches Association (WGCA), the organization announced Wednesday. Olarra was one of 11 golfers selected to the WGCA All-America Second Team.

Coastal pulls away to beat UT Arlington, 12-2 at Sun Belt tournament

Top seed Coastal Carolina scored four runs in the sixth, four in the seventh and three in the eighth to hand eighth-seeded UT Arlington a 12-2 loss in eight innings in the Chanticleers’ opening game of the 2018 Sun Belt Tournament Wednesday afternoon at Russo Park. UTA won a single-elimination, play-in game Tuesday to advance to the double elimination portion of the event.

Stand or stay out of sight: NFL takes on anthem protesters

NFL owners approved a new policy Wednesday aimed at quelling the firestorm over national anthem protests sparked by Colin Kaepernick and polarized by President Trump, permitting players to stay in the locker room during the “The Star-Spangled Banner” but requiring them to stand if they come to the field.

Fireflies surge past Power Wednesday

The Fireflies surged past the Power and won 6-5 in front of 6,809 fans (second-largest crowd of the season) on Wednesday at Spirit Communications Park.

Gamecocks continue SEC Tournament play tonight

The University of South Carolina baseball team will continue action in the 2018 SEC Baseball Tournament on Wednesday night (May 23) as the fifth-seed Gamecocks face No. 4 Arkansas at approximately 9 p.m. EDT (8 p.m. CDT) at Hoover Met Stadium in Hoover, Ala.

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