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THURSDAY SPORTS: Shaw to start Saturday; Furman looks for third win; HS volleyball

October 3, 2013

*South Carolina senior Connor Shaw will be the Gamecocks’ starting quarterback Saturday night, head coach Steve Spurrier announced after practice on Wednesday afternoon. The No. 13/12 Gamecocks are continuing their preparations for Saturday’s SEC Eastern Division matchup in Columbia with the Kentucky Wildcats. The game is set for 7:38 p.m. *Coming off a 24-17 road…

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WEDNESDAY SPORTS: Shaw expected to play against Kentucky; Roland rumors; Pirates defeat Reds

October 2, 2013

*South Carolina football coach Steve Spurrier, during his weekly Tuesday news conference, said starting quarterback Connor Shaw is not seriously injured and will be able to play this Saturday against Kentucky. Shaw was hurt during the Gamecocks’ first drive last Saturday in a 28-25 win at Central Florida. *A source told the South Carolina Radio…

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TUESDAY SPORTS: Remembering Bill McLellan; HS volleyball; Warren earns SoCon honor

October 1, 2013

*Clemson fans are mouring the passing of Bill McLellan, who served Clemson for over 30 years, including 14 years as Director of Athletics. McLellan died early Monday morning at Greenville (SC) Memorial Hospital. McLellan was 81 years old. McLellan served as Clemson Director of Athletics from 1971-85. During this time Clemson won 34 ACC Championships…

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MONDAY SPORTS: Clemson remains #3; Clemson/Syracuse time announced; Kiffin fired

September 30, 2013

*Clemson did not move in the new AP and Coaches’ polls released Sunday. The Tigers remain 3rd and 4th respectively in the rankings after their win over Wake Forest. South Carolina, coming off a narrow victory at Central Florida, dropped one spot in the AP ranking to 13th but moved up one spot in the…

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COLLEGE FOOTBALL: Gamecocks, Tigers, Dawgs win; Furman victorious in Charleston

September 28, 2013

*At BH Networks Stadium in Orlando, sophomore running back Mike Davis rushed 26 times for 167 yards and three touchdowns as No. 12 South Carolina overcame injuries, four turnovers and a 10-0 halftime deficit to beat UCF 28-25. The Gamecocks played the final three quarters without quarterback Connor Shaw, who suffered a shoulder injury and will miss…

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Pendleton rolls over Blacksburg; Oconee teams lose

September 27, 2013

A smothering defense, great field position for its offense, and the legs of Nicquan Ramsey, all helped the Pendleton Bulldogs claim a 55-14 win over Region 1-AA Blacksburg Friday night in 96.3 WGOG’s High School Football Game of the Week. Both teams entered the night looking for their first region win. Ramsey, a sophomore, was…

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FRIDAY SPORTS: HS and College Football; 49ers defeat Rams; Braves beat Phillies

September 27, 2013

*Golden Corner High School Football Friday Night features 96.3 WGOG on the road in Anderson County as we broadcast from Cunningham Stadium at Pendleton High School when the Bulldogs take on the Wildcats from Blacksburg High School. Air-time is 7:00 PM with the Northland Communications Pregame Show. Kick off is set for 7:30 PM. Elsewhere around…

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THURSDAY SPORTS: Leggett adds volunteer assistant; Extra-innings record set; Martin promotes coach

September 26, 2013

*Clemson Baseball Head Coach Jack Leggett announced the addition of former Tiger righthander Stephen Faris to the coaching staff as the volunteer assistant on Wednesday. Faris replaces former Tiger first-baseman Michael Johnson, who served as the volunteer assistant for the previous five seasons (2009-13). Faris will assist Associate Head Coach and Pitching Coach Dan Pepicelli…

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WEDNESDAY SPORTS: Remembering Paul Dietzel; Bryant punished; So-Con’s oldest rivalry renews this weekend

September 25, 2013

*Fans in Baton Rouge, LA and Columbia, SC are mourning the passing of former LSU and South Carolina football coach Paul Dietzel, who died early Tuesday at age 89. Dietzel coached LSU from 1955-1961. His 1958 team won the National Championship after beating Clemson in the 1959 Sugar Bowl. After leaving Baton Rouge, Dietzel spent…

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TUESDAY SPORTS: USC/Kentucky gametime set; USC loses commits; Coastal and Wofford in FCS Top 25

September 24, 2013

The South Carolina Gamecocks and Kentucky Wildcats will have a 7:30 p.m. ET kick on Saturday, October 5, it was announced Monday. The game will be televised on FSN. The No. 12 Gamecocks (2-1, 1-1 SEC) will travel to Orlando to face the UCF Knights (3-0, 0-0 AAC) in a non-conference tilt this weekend *Class…

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  • October 3, 2014 3:00 pmBenefit for Phillip Brucke
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