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Three Tigers Named Academic All-ACC

CLEMSON, S.C. (CAC) -- Ben Boulware, Eric Mac Lain and Christian Wilkins were all named to the Academic All-ACC football team on Wednesday.  The squad was  announced by the ACC Commissioner John Swofford. To be eligible for consideration for the team,…

NeSmith Makes Ben Hogan Award Watch List

FORT WORTH, TX (USC SID) -- University of South Carolina Men's Golf senior Matt NeSmith has been named to the 2016 Ben Hogan Award Watch List, it was announced today. NeSmith is one of 25 candidates for the most prestigious award in…

Lawsuit Alleges Hostile Sexual Environment At Tennessee

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- A lawsuit filed by a group of women alleges that the University of Tennessee has violated Title IX regulations and created a "hostile sexual environment" through a policy of indifference toward assaults by student-athletes. The federal…

LSU Visits USC In SEC First-Place Showdown

COLUMBIA, S.C. (USC SID) -- South Carolina opens up a two-game homestand when it hosts LSU on Wednesday in the lone regular-season meeting between the two schools in 2016. The Tigers currently lead the SEC with an 8-2 record, but…

NASCAR Creates Charter System

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) -- NASCAR has agreed on a franchise-like system with its team owners, one in which owning a team will now provide actual value. The new system creates 36 ``charters'' that guarantee revenue and a starting position in…

Newton Unapologetic For Super Bowl Reaction

Click to watch video of Cam Newton's comments from Tuesday when the Carolina Panthers cleaned out their lockers at Bank of America Stadium in Charlotte.

Newton Admits To Being A Sore Loser

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) -- Panthers quarterback Cam Newton says he's ``sore loser,'' but defended walking out of a press conference after the Super Bowl by saying he didn't feel like talking to the media after Carolina's 24-10 loss to the…

USC Baseball Scrimmage Set For Thursday

COLUMBIA, S.C. (USC SID) -- Scrimmages continue at Founders Park this week for South Carolina baseball. Thursday's scrimmage is slated for 3:45 p.m. with Friday's scrimmage at 4 p.m. and Saturday's tilt at 1 p.m. All three scrimmages are free…

No Luck Against The Irish, Notre Dame Tops Clemson 89-83

GREENVILLE, S.C. -- Zach Auguste scored 19 points and had eight rebounds to lead Notre Dame to an 89-83 win over Clemson on Monday night. The win keeps the Fighting Irish (17-7, 8-4 Atlantic Coast) in line to finish in…

SC State Beats Morgan St. 82-78

ORANGEBURG, S.C. (AP) -- Eric Eaves scored 22, Gabe McCray had 17 points with eight rebounds and South Carolina State beat Morgan State 82-78 Monday night. Cedric Blossom hit 1 of 2 free throws to trim Morgan State's deficit to…

Geno Auriemma Postgame Comments

COLUMBIA, S.C. (WOLO) -- Click the video to watch Geno Auriemma's postgame comments after (1) UConn's 66-54 win over (2) USC Monday night at Colonial Life Arena.

Dawn Staley UConn Postgame Comments

COLUMBIA, S.C. (WOLO) -- Dawn Staley's postgame comments after UConn handed the Gamecocks their first loss of the season Monday, 66-54 at the Colonial Life Arena.

UConn Women Top Gamecocks 66-54

COLUMBIA, S.C. (USC SID) -- No. 2/2 South Carolina mounted a fourth-quarter rally, but it was not enough to overcome tough shooting in the first quarter of each half as the Gamecocks fell to No. 1/1 UConn 66-54 Monday night…

Spurrier Officially A Special Assistant At USC

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) -- Steve Spurrier has a new role at South Carolina: special assistant to President Harris Pastides and athletic director Ray Tanner. Spurrier resigned as football coach last October. He had a contract clause that allowed him to…

Frank Martin Previews LSU

COLUMBIA, S.C. -- USC head coach Frank Martin didn't waste any time expressing his views on his team's upcoming week. "We have an easy week," Martin said jokingly. Carolina faces LSU Wednesday night, then Kentucky Saturday. The Tigers and the…

The Stage is Set: (2) USC Hosts (1) UConn Monday

COLUMBIA, S.C. -- The nation’s only two remaining unbeaten teams square off on Mon., Feb. 8, when No. 2/2 South Carolina hosts No. 1/1 UConn at 7 p.m. at Colonial Life Arena. The 7 p.m. game to air on ESPN2 is…

Clemson Faces Notre Dame Monday

GAME SETUP CLEMSON (14-9, 7-4 ACC) vs. NOTRE DAME (16-7, 7-4 ACC) Date: Monday, February 8 Tipoff: 9 p.m. ET Arena: Bon Secours Wellness Arena (14,987) Radio: CTSN (Tony Castricone-pbp; Tim Bourret-color) TV: ESPNU (Rich Hollenberg-pbp; Debbie Antonelli-color) • Clemson looks to rebound from a…

Greg Olsen Post-Super Bowl Comments

SANTA CLARA, CALIF. -- Click the video to watch Panthers Tight End Greg Olsen's comments after Carolina's 24-10 loss to the Broncos Sunday night in Super Bowl 50.

WATCH: Staley, Players Learning from Last Year's Loss at UConn

COLUMBIA, S.C. (WOLO)-- When Dawn Staley and the second-ranked Gamecocks face top-ranked UConn Monday night at Colonial Life Arena, Carolina will be ready for round two. "We weren't ready last year," said USC Guard Khadijah Sessions. "But we're going to be…

Newton struggles in 1st Super Bowl, Panthers lose 24-10

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) -- Cam Newton's dream season ended with a nightmare performance. Fresh off being named the league's MVP, the Panthers fifth-year quarterback was stymied by an aggressive Denver Broncos defense in his first Super Bowl appearance on…

NeSmith Finishes on the Podium at Jones Cup Invitational

SEA ISLAND, Ga. (USC SID) -- University of South Carolina senior Matt NeSmith finished tied for second place at the 2016 Jones Cup Invitational, which wrapped up Sunday at Ocean Forest Golf Club. NeSmith fired a 1-over 73 on Sunday to finish…

Panthers will be Far Too Much for Broncos

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — The Denver Broncos and their top defense haven't seen anything quite like Cam Newton and the Carolina Panthers, the No. 1 scoring offense in the league. The Panthers (17-1) are on a roll, jumping on…

USC Wins, but Frank Martin Already Looking Ahead to LSU

COLLEGE STATION, TX -- After (25) USC's upset of (8) Texas A&M Saturday, Frank Martin was already on to Carolina's next opponent, LSU. "Right now, we're worried about resting tomorrow and being prepared as we can to play LSU," Martin…

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