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Paladins Open Men’s Basketball Practice On Friday

October 11, 2012
Paladins Open Men’s Basketball Practice On Friday

The 2012-13 Furman men’s basketball team will begin preseason practice with a 5 p.m. workout at Timmons Arena on Friday.  Seventh-year head coach Jeff Jackson returns five players who started 10 or more games a year ago and nine total letterwinners from a 2011-12 squad that fashioned a 15-16 overall record and an 8-10 league…

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Furman’s Early Grabs SoCon, National Accolades

October 9, 2012
Furman’s Early Grabs SoCon, National Accolades

Furman punter/placekicker Ray Early has been named Southern Conference Special Teams Player of the Week and College Football Performance Awards National Punter Of The Week for his outstanding work in the Paladins’ 20-17 loss to Wofford on Saturday in Spartanburg.  Early, a 6-foot, 184-pound junior, averaged a career best 57.3 yards on three punts, all…

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Johnson and Sanders Honored by SEC

October 9, 2012
Johnson and Sanders Honored by SEC

A pair South Carolina football players were honored for their performances in Saturday’s 35-7 win over fifth-ranked Georgia.  Senior center T.J. Johnson was named the SEC Offensive Lineman of the Week. Johnson, a 6-6, 319-pounder from Aynor, S.C., graded out at 86 percent against the Bulldogs with seven knockdowns and no quarterback pressures in the…

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Shatley and Hopkins Named ACC Players of the Week

October 8, 2012
Shatley and Hopkins Named ACC Players of the Week

NC State sophomore defensive tackle Thomas Teal headlines a list of eight players named as the Atlantic Coast Conference Football Players of the Week, announced by the conference on Monday. Teal tallied six tackles, including two loss, as the Wolfpack upset No. 3 Florida State, 17-16.  Clemson’s DeAndre Hopkins, the Receiver of the Week, caught…

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Clemson vs. Virginia Tech Game to Kick Off at Noon on October 20

October 8, 2012

The time has been set for the Clemson vs. Virginia Tech football game to be played on Saturday, October 20 at Memorial Stadium in Clemson, SC. The game, which will be Military Appreciation Day, is set to kick off at 12:00 PM and will be broadcast on ABC, ESPN or ESPN2. The network selection will…

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Gamecocks dominate 5th-ranked Georgia, 35-7

October 7, 2012
Gamecocks dominate 5th-ranked Georgia, 35-7

Sixth-ranked South Carolina put together one of its most complete efforts of the season on Saturday night against No. 5 Georgia en route to a 35-7 victory in front of a record crowd of 85,199 at Williams-Brice Stadium.  The Gamecocks rolled up 392 yards of offense and held Georgia to a season-low 224 yards of…

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Furman Falls At Wofford, 20-17

October 6, 2012
Furman Falls At Wofford, 20-17

Brian Kass’ 52-yard touchdown strike to Jeff Ashley midway through the third quarter lifted FCS fifth-ranked Wofford to a 20-17 victory over Furman in Southern Conference football action Saturday afternoon at Gibbs Stadium. With the win Wofford improves to 5-0 on the season and 3-0 in SoCon play. Furman falls to 2-4 overall and 1-2 in…

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Watkins Returns to Practice Monday

October 2, 2012
Watkins Returns to Practice Monday

Clemson All-America wide receiver Sammy Watkins returned to practice Monday after missing Clemson’s game at Boston College on Saturday. Watkins missed the game with an abdominal virus. He is expected to be back in the Clemson lineup this coming Saturday when the Tigers face Georgia Tech at Memorial Stadium at 3:30 PM.  Watkins was held…

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Booker, Mays Report to NBA Training Camps Tuesday

October 2, 2012
Booker, Mays Report to NBA Training Camps Tuesday

Former Clemson basketball standouts Trevor Booker and James Mays will report to NBA training camps on Tuesday. Booker is set to begin his third season with the Washington Wizards, and will travel to George Mason University for training camp Oct. 2-9. Mays signed a non-guaranteed free agent contract with the Brooklyn Nets last month, and…

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ESPN’s College GameDay to originate from Columbia next Saturday

September 30, 2012
ESPN’s College GameDay to originate from Columbia next Saturday

ESPN’s popular College GameDay Built by The Home Depot will be coming to Columbia next week.  The live three-hour show, which features Chris Fowler, Lee Corso, Kirk Herbstreit, Desmond Howard, David Pollack and Samantha Steele, will be aired nationally beginning at 9 a.m. ET, Saturday, Oct. 6, on ESPNU, with the final two hours broadcast…

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