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Sumter defensive end Justus Boone (6) is committed to play at Florida, but will be taking visits to USC and Arizona State this fall.

Florida commit Boone to visit USC, Arizona State in October

Sumter High School defensive end Justus Boone committed to Florida in February, but the recruiting, both ways, has not stopped. Schools are still offering and talking, and Boone is still listening. In fact, he has scheduled official visits to …

Former Georgia defensive back Champ Bailey is among the new nominees for the College Football Hall of Fame this year.

Bailey, Freeney debut on College Football Hall ballot

Georgia cornerback Champ Bailey, Syracuse defensive end Dwight Freeney and Kansas State running back Darren Sproles will appear on the College Football Hall of Fame ballot for the first time. The National Football Foundation on Tuesday announced …

Athletic administrators at colleges across the country will have to decide who gets tickets if schools are forced to limit seating due to the coronavirus pandemic.

Seniority, generosity may decide who enters college stadiums

Athletic administrators at schools with high ticket demand for college football are making plans to determine who gets a seat if stadium capacities are reduced because of concerns about the coronavirus. This is a particularly painful task for …

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USC picks up commitment from RB McDowell

Running back Caleb McDowell (5-feet-10-inches, 175 pounds) of Leesburg, Ga., announced a commitment to the University of South Carolina on Tuesday. McDowell previously was committed to North Carolina State, having pledged to it in April. He broke …

South Carolina pitcher Carmen Mlodzinski was selected by the Pittsburgh Pirates on the first day of the Major League draft on Thursday.

USC's Mlodzinski picked by Pirates on the first day of the MLB draft

University of South Carolina redshirt sophomore pitcher Carmen Mlodzinski was selected in competitive balance round A by the Pittsburgh Pirates on the first day of the 2020 Major League Baseball First-Year Player Draft on Wednesday. Mlodzinski …

An NCAA infractions committee panel announced on Friday that former South Carolina and Oklahoma State men's basketball assistant coach Lamont Evans violated ethical conduct rules by accepting up to $22,000 in bribes from financial advisers. Oklahoma State received a postseason ban due to it.

NCAA hits Oklahoma State with postseason ban in corruption case

Oklahoma State was fined $10,000 and its men's basketball team was banned from the upcoming postseason Friday after the NCAA found that former assistant coach Lamont Evans accepted up to $22,000 in bribes intended to help steer athletes to certain …

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Clemson beats Buckeyes for 4-star WR Stellato

Clemson beat Ohio State again in football, this time on the recruiting trail for 4-star wide receiver Troy Stellato (6-feet, 172 pounds) of Fort Lauderdale, Fla. The heavily recruited Stellato narrowed his decision to Clemson and Ohio State weeks …

South Carolina coach Frank Martin will chair a basketball committee on race.

USC men's coach Martin to chair hoops committee on race

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - South Carolina coach Frank Martin will chair a new committee formed by the National Association of Basketball Coaches to address issues of race and discrimination not only within intercollegiate athletics but society at …

Former Sumter High and current Georgia Tech punter Pressley Harvin (27) and his Yellow Jacket teammates will not have workouts on Nov. 3 in order to give them an opportunity to vote.

Georgia Tech athletics to take day off on Election Day

ATLANTA - In the wake of nationwide protests over police brutality, Georgia Tech wants to make sure its athletes take time to vote in November. The school said Thursday that nine teams, including football, will cancel all mandatory activities on …

The Florida State football team met Thursday after a star player accused head coach Mike Norvell of lying about connecting personally last weekend with every player to discuss the killing of George Floyd and protests against racial injustice.

FSU's Norvell sorry after star player accusation of lying

Florida State's Mike Norvell apologized Thursday after a star player accused the coach of lying about personally connecting with each player to discuss the police killing of George Floyd and ensuing protests against racial injustice. Defensive …

Clemson's Trevor Lawrence and the Tigers will be able to return to campus on June 8.

NCAA offers plan to bring athletes back to campus

The NCAA released a long and detailed plan Friday to help schools bring back athletes to campus during a pandemic. While schools will need to have testing and surveillance plans in place, the guidance does not recommend testing all athletes upon …

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Clemson beats USC for 4-star DE Patterson

The Clemson and South Carolina football programs went head to head for one of North Carolina's top prospects in 4-star defensive end Zaire Patterson (6-feet-6-inches, 225 pounds) of Winston-Salem, N.C., and Clemson came out the winner. Patterson …

Clemson quarterback Trevor Lawrence (16) and his Tiger teammates will be able to return to campus for voluntary team activities on June 8.

Clemson football, basketball student-athletes can return for voluntary activity on June 8

Student-athletes for Clemson football, men's basketball and women's basketball are set to return to voluntary activity beginning on June 8. "We are encouraged to begin the first step in the implementation of our Phase I planning, and appreciate …

Former Laurence Manning Academy basketball standout Jerrel Kelly, left, has signed to play with Queens University in Charlotte after having played at the junior college level the past two seasons.

Former LMA standout Kelly signs with Queens University

Jerrel Kelly remembers going to a basketball camp at Queens University in Charlotte when he was either a freshman or sophomore at Laurence Manning Academy. And Queens head coach Bart Lundy remembered Kelly a few years later. And that is why Kelly …

Former Wilson Hall golfer Christian Salzer will return for a fifth year at N.C. State after the coronavirus pandemic ended his senior spring season after just three events.

Former Wilson Hall golfer Salzer to return to N.C. State after virus shortens senior season

This spring was supposed to be one final run for Christian Salzer at North Carolina State. The Wilson Hall alum was one of the key contributors and one of the most consistent golfers for the Wolfpack. Then the coronavirus pandemic hit and his senior …