Abbeville tops Class 2A rankings

S.C. Prep Media Poll -- Week 1Class 5A1. Fort Dorchester; 2. Westside; 3. Dutch Fork; 4. Northwestern; 5. Spartanburg; 6. Gaffney; 7. Lexington; 8. Dorman; 9. Boiling Springs; 10. ByrnesOthers receivi ...

GHS grad thankful for family, success

The Carolina Panthers have a lot to be thankful for.That includes cornerback Josh Norman. But, Norman is thankful for a lot of things and celebrated a very special holiday.Norman ate Thanksgiving dinn ...

Leota gives verbal to Gamecocks

Offensive lineman Pete Leota (6-foot-5, 307 pounds) of Asheville, North Carolina, on Thursday announced a commitment to South Carolina, choosing the Gamecocks over Virginia Tech. "It's because it ...

Clemson's Turnipseed to speak at Touchdown Club

Devastating knee injuries may have cut short Thad Turnipseed's football career, but they didn't derail the former Alabama linebacker's career in football. You hardly ever see Turnipseed's name or face ...

USC-Central Florida game Sept. 26 set for noon

The Southeastern Conference announced Monday afternoon that South Carolina's home game with Central Florida on Sept. 26 will be at noon and televised on either ESPNU or ESPN2. That decision, the confe ...

Lakelands players in the NFL

How former Lakelands football players fared in the NFL on Sunday:-- Josh Norman, a defensive back for the Carolina Panthers, forced a fumble and recovered it in the second quarter Sunday, then returne ...

ACC looks to showcase depth beyond Florida State

GREENSBORO, N.C. - The Atlantic Coast Conference recently has produced a Heisman Trophy winner, a No. 1 overall draft pick, a BCS champion and a playoff team. OK, that wasn't the whole league, but jus ...

Clemson's Watson says he's 'ready to go'

Clemson fans don't seem concerned about the massive losses on last year's top-ranked ranked defense, the muddled picture at running back or the departure of high-powered offensive leader Chad Morris t ...

Presbyterian, Nichols looking to turn corner

COLUMBIA - Presbyterian College football coach Harold Nichols wasn't sure he would last long enough to see his team's turnaround. The Blue Hose posted their first winning season in the Football Champi ...

Furman hoping to rebound from 2014 injury problems

SPARTANBURG - Furman University football coach Bruce Fowler blames no one but himself for the Paladins' injury problems last year. The team lost starting quarterback Reese Hannon after less than three ...

Westview Middle football tryouts Aug. 11-13

Westview Middle School will have football tryouts 4:30-6 p.m. Aug. 11-13. All rising seventh- and eighth-graders trying out must have a current physical dated after April 1, 2015. Students also must h ...

Gamecocks land 2016 DE commitment

South Carolina struck again in Georgia on Wednesday with a commitment from defensive end Jordan Smith of Lithonia, considered one of the state's top prospects in the 2016 class. He chose the Gamecocks ...

Rivalries prevalent near season's end

Rematches abound this week for Lakelands teams. All fives teams still alive in the playoffs are squaring off with a very familiar foe, which may not be great for the teams, but man is it good for the ...

Former Tiger to speak

The Greenwood Touchdown Club will conduct its fifth meeting tonight at the American Legion Post 20 building with former Clemson University running back Reggie Merriweather as the guest speaker.So ...

Dixie decimates struggling Flashes

DUE WEST -- It was a perfect night for the home team, and one that could not end fast enough for the visitors.  Dixie clobbered the Calhoun Falls 54-0  in the season's opening week Frid ...

Vikings adding $19M to stadium project|

Eds: Adds detail, quotes.Associated PressMINNEAPOLIS ? The Minnesota Vikings are kicking in another $19.7 million for their new stadium to make sure it has the features they want.Rising steel prices a ...