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Gamecocks get Georgia D-lineman

October 11, 2012

DL Kelsey Griffin (6-2 290) of Hoschton, GA Wednesday announced a commitment to play football at South Carolina. Griffin is considered to be one of the top defensive line prospects in the country. Last season Griffin had 98 tackles with 24 tackles for loss. He is the 21st commitment for the Gamecocks’ 2013 class.  

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BJ McKie’s son commits to South Carolina

October 9, 2012
BJ McKie’s son commits to South Carolina

The son of a Gamecock legend is following in his father’s footsteps.  The 6-4 shooting guard Justin McKie of Irmo, the son of USC’s all time leading scorer BJ McKie, announced a commitment to the Gamecocks Monday morning. McKie made an official visit to USC over the weekend and contacted head coach Frank Martin Sunday…

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Gamecocks vault to #3, Tigers drop a spot in latest AP poll

October 7, 2012

South Carolina, Florida and West Virginia move into the top five of The Associated Press college football poll after a Saturday during which nine Top 25 teams lost.  No. 1 Alabama and No. 2 Oregon hold their spots at the top of the rankings. Alabama is a unanimous No. 1 again. The rest of the…

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Clemson gains 601 yards, rallies by Georgia Tech

October 7, 2012
Clemson gains 601 yards, rallies by Georgia Tech

Tajh Boyd threw for a career high 397 yards, but both he and his coach agreed he could have played better in No. 15 Clemson’s 47-31 win over Georgia Tech on Saturday.  Boyd and the Tigers offense ran 93 plays and gained 601 yards. It is the fourth time the Tigers (5-1, 2-1 Atlantic Coast…

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College Football Scoreboard (Week 6)

October 6, 2012
College Football Scoreboard (Week 6)

SATURDAY (10/6) #2 Oregon 52 #23 Washington 21 Oregon’s redshirt freshman Marcus Mariota threw for 198 yards and four touchdowns.) California 43 #25 UCLA 17 (Zach Maynard matched his career high with four touchdown passes and added a fifth on the ground and California took advantage of six turnovers.) #12 Ohio State 63 #21 Nebraska…

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Mangle leads Palmetto past Walhalla; Seneca loses wild game to Emerald

October 5, 2012

Janike Mangle accounted for 266 of Palmetto’s 332 yards of total offense Friday night to lead the Mustangs past Walhalla 21-14 at Razorback Stadium.  Mangle earned our Player of the Game honors after rushing 16 times for 155 yards and two touchdowns, while putting the ball in the air 3 times for 111 yards.  For…

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UGA’s Michael Bennett has torn ACL

October 3, 2012
UGA’s Michael Bennett has torn ACL

Georgia wide receiver Michael Bennett is out for the season after tearing the ACL in his right knee during Tuesday’s practice.  Bennett leads the fifth-ranked Bulldogs with 24 catches for 345 yards and four touchdowns. The sophomore from Alpharetta, Ga., will undergo reconstructive knee surgery at an undetermined date, Georgia director of sports medicine Ron…

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10/3 Top Political Headlines

October 3, 2012
10/3 Top Political Headlines

* WGOG’s weekly electoral college projection is out and it’s the first to project an electoral majority for President Barack Obama, according to the latest state-by-state polls.  According to the latest map, Obama has 275 votes to Mitt Romney’s 191 (270 are needed to win.)  The following states are still up for grabs: Virginia, North…

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Braves fall to Pirates

October 3, 2012

Kevin Correia pitched effectively into the seventh inning, Garrett Jones homered and the Pittsburgh Pirates won consecutive games for the first time in four weeks, beating the Atlanta Braves 5-1 Tuesday night. A day after being eliminated from the NL East division title race, the wild-card Braves rested several regulars and shuffled players in and…

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10/2 Top Political Headlines

October 2, 2012

*NBC News: A Pennsylvania judge has blocked enforcement of the key section of a voter identification law which the state legislature enacted and Republican Governor Tom Corbett signed last March, meaning that the law will not be in effect for the November 6 election. Visit NBCNews.com for breaking news, world news, and news about the…

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