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Former Clemson employee arrested

September 14, 2012
Former Clemson employee arrested

A former Associate Director for Fraternity and Sorority Life at Clemson  University has been arrested.  SLED agents served a warrant Friday morning on 29 year-old Eli A. Ker of Easley.  Ker is charged with breach of trust with fraudulent intent of $10,000 or more.  He was booked at the Clemson Police Department.  Police allege that…

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NHL commish says will lock out players Sunday if deal not reached

September 14, 2012
NHL commish says will lock out players Sunday if deal not reached

With both sides remaining far apart, NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman said Thursday (September 13th) that the league will lock out the players on Sunday when the current labor deal expires if a new deal isn’t reached. If there is a lockout, it will be the NHL’s fourth labor stoppage since 1992. The last one caused…

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Packers top Bears 23-10

September 14, 2012
Packers top Bears 23-10

The Green Bay Packers defeated the Chicago Bears 23-10 Thursday night at home on Lambeau Field, writing another chapter in the NFL’s most storied rivalry. The most memorable play of the game was a fake field goal by the Packers late in the second quarter, in which punter Tim Masthay flipped the ball to backup…

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Furman To Play Gardner-Webb, Coastal Carolina In 2013, 2014

September 13, 2012
Furman To Play Gardner-Webb, Coastal Carolina In 2013, 2014

Furman director of athletics Gary Clark announced Wednesday the addition of both Gardner-Webb and Coastal Carolina to the Paladins’ 2013 and 2014 football schedules.  Furman will kick off the 2013 season on Aug. 31 at Gardner-Webb and will play at Coastal Carolina on Sept. 7, the following week.  

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UConn Basketball coach Calhoun retiring

September 13, 2012
UConn Basketball coach Calhoun retiring

University of Connecticut men’s head basketball coach Jim Calhoun is retiring. The 70-year-old Hall of Famer was UConn’s coach for 26 years, winning three national titles and 625 games.  Add to that his earlier 14-year tenure at Northeastern, and Calhoun has a total of 873 wins in his career.

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Seneca gets first region win; Walhalla gets first region loss

September 13, 2012

Seneca High School’s volleyball team defeated Emerald on Wednesday for their first Western AAA victory of the season. Dana Shirley’s Bobcat team collected 18 kills and six aces. Elsewhere, Walhalla fell to Palmetto 3-2 for their first region loss.

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‘Fierce Five’ U.S. gymnasts injured on tour

September 12, 2012

Two members of the “Fierce Five” U.S. women’s gymnastics team that won the team gold medal at the London Olympics last month were injured with minutes of each other while on the Kellogg’s Tour of Champions on Sunday. The Yahoo! Sports blog Fourth-Place Medal reported Tuesday that McKayla Maroney and Aly Raisman both fell while…

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Gamecock Men’s Basketball Releases 2012-13 Non-Conference Schedule

September 12, 2012

The South Carolina men’s basketball staff, led by first-year head coach Frank Martin, released its non-conference schedule for the 2012-13 season on Wednesday. The slate features 10 home dates, including one exhibition, to be played at Colonial Life Arena, two trips to New York City and an international visit to Puerto Vallarta, Mexico, to highlight…

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Murray wins U.S. Open, getting his first Grand Slam title

September 11, 2012
Murray wins U.S. Open, getting his first Grand Slam title

Britain’s Andy Murray finally has a Grand Slam title, winning the U.S. Open Monday against defending champion Novak Djokovic of Serbia 7-6 (10), 7-5, 2-6, 3-6, 6-2. It wasn’t easy, taking 4 hours and 54 minutes for Murray to claim victory after he let the third and fourth sets slip away after taking the first…

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South Carolina Men’s Basketball Releases 2012-13 Roster

September 11, 2012
South Carolina Men’s Basketball Releases 2012-13 Roster

First-year South Carolina head men’s basketball coach Frank Martin announced on Monday the Gamecocks’ roster for the 2012-13 season, which features 10 returning players and four newcomers.  Returning for South Carolina will be sophomore guard Damien Leonard and classmate, forward Carlton Geathers, along with junior guards Bruce Ellington, Brian Richardson, Eric Smith and Brenton Williams.…

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