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John Patrick Sears' tremendous season with The Citadel has garnered him a major award. Sears, the standout left-handed pitcher from Sumter who played at Wilson Hall, was named the Southern Conference Pitcher of the Year on Monday. Sears, who …

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Bats break out in Gamecocks' 10-0 shutout win over Georgia

COLUMBIA - High-powered offense jolted 30th-ranked South Carolina to a 10-0 rout over Georgia in the regular season finale on Saturday afternoon at Founders Park. South Carolina will be the No. 11 seed in the Southeastern Conference tournament. …

Whirlwind of activity on Staley's title tour

NEW YORK - It's been a whirlwind few weeks for South Carolina head women's basketball coach Dawn Staley since her Gamecocks won their first national championship. She's been honored at the South Carolina State House and in her of hometown …
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Swampcats' Touchberry signs with USC Union

MANNING - Ryan Touchberry was looking for an opportunity to play baseball beyond high school. Nothing had come his way when he got a telephone call from Andrew Caskey, a teammate of Touchberry on a travel team on which he played. "He asked me if …
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Undrafted Clemson LB Boulware out to prove other NFL teams were wrong

CHARLOTTE - Ben Boulware has a message for NFL teams: You made a mistake. The linebacker who was the heart and soul - as well as the leading tackler - for the national champion Clemson Tigers defense last season has plenty of motivation after …

Tigers' Gallman, Watkins, Leggett taken on final day of NFL draft

PHILADELPHIA - Wayne Gallman, Carlos Watkins and Jordan Leggett were all selected on the final day of the 2017 NFL draft on Saturday. It gave the program six selections for the three days of the draft held in …
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A safe start to the boating season

South Carolina Department of Natural Resources Law Enforcement Officer Ed Laney and I met recently at the W. T. "Billy" Tolar Boat Ramp on the Wateree River to talk about boating safety. Laney is a 10-year veteran of DNR. He was named Region 3 …

Once labeled a horse thief, now he wants to save them

JACKSON, Ky. - Curtis Bostic is an attorney, a politician and - for a few weeks in 2016 - an accused horse thief. On a cold December day in the rugged hilltops of Breathitt County, Bostic was trying to rescue some horses he said had been …
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TV SCHEDULE, STANDINGS & MORE

TV, RADIO TODAY 5 a.m. - Professional Golf: European PGA Tour Rocco Forte Open Final Round from Sicily, Italy (GOLF). 6:50 a.m. - International Soccer: FIFA U-20 World Cup Group D Match from Suwon, South Korea - Uruguay vs. …