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9/18 Top Political Headlines

September 18, 2012
9/18 Top Political Headlines

* NBC’s “First Read” has a take on the current state of the Mitt Romney campaign following the surreptitiously recorded video of Romney telling wealthy donors that “47%” of the country “who believe they are victims” will vote for Obama no matter what.  “What is so potentially deadly about this video is the timing, because…

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Gamecock Swearinger suspended

September 18, 2012
Gamecock Swearinger suspended

South Carolina free safety D.J. Swearinger has been suspended by the Southeastern Conference for a flagrant hit during Saturday’s 49-6 win over UAB.  Swearinger will be ineligible to play for the Gamecocks against Missouri.  The action is the result of a hit which occurred at the 5:46 mark in the third quarter. The action, according…

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Braves beat Marlins

September 18, 2012

Dan Uggla hit a three-run home run in the first inning, Martin Prado tied a career best with four hits and the Atlanta Braves beat the Miami Marlins 7-5 on Monday night. Tim Hudson allowed a season-high 10 hits in five innings, still beating the Marlins for the fifth straight time. The series continues Tuesday…

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Braves complete sweep of Nationals

September 17, 2012
Braves complete sweep of Nationals

Mike Minor threw six strong innings, Dan Uggla broke it open with a two-run single and the Atlanta Braves denied Gio Gonzalez his 20th win, completing a sweep of the first-place Washington Nationals on Sunday night. The Braves head to Miami to face the Marlins Monday night at 7:00 PM.

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Gamecocks, Tigers land baseball commits

September 17, 2012

The baseball teams from Clemson and South Carolina both landed commitments in the past few days.  For South Carolina, third baseman Elliott Caldwell (6-3 205) of Spartanburg Methodist JC committed Sunday night for the 2013 class according to TheBigSpur.com. Caldwell is a product of Wren High School and previously played at Winthrop before SMJC.  Clemson…

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College Football Scoreboard (Week 3)

September 15, 2012
College Football Scoreboard (Week 3)

SATURDAY (9/15) SCOREBOARD #24 Arizona 56 South Carolina State 0 (Matt Scott threw for 288 yards and three touchdowns on 30-of-36 passing, and added a 10-yard scoring run.) #22 UCLA 37 Houston 6 (Redshirt freshman Brett Hundley passed for 320 yards and two touchdowns.) Utah 24 #25 Brigham Young 21 (Utah defensive tackle Star Lotulelei…

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Notre Dame, sans football, to join ACC

September 12, 2012
Notre Dame, sans football, to join ACC

Notre Dame will join the Atlantic Coast Conference as a full member with the exception of football, but will play five football games annually against ACC teams, according to reports on ESPN.  The Irish will join the ACC as soon as it can exit the Big East.  The Big East currently requires members to provide…

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September 22 game times announced

September 11, 2012

The time has been set for the Clemson at Florida State football game to be played on Saturday, September 22 at Doak Campbell Stadium in Tallahassee, FL. The game is set to kick off at 8:00 PM and will be broadcast on ABC.  The South Carolina-Missouri football game, scheduled for earlier that day will kick…

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Weekend Deadlier than Labor Day

September 10, 2012

This weekend proved to be more deadly on South Carolina roads, than just 1 week before.  The South Carolina Department of transportation reported only 1 fatality during the Labor Day weekend.  However, Two upstate teenagers lost their lives as a result of traffic accidents during this past weekend.  A 17 year old Seneca teen died…

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DeAndre Hopkins, Andre Ellington spark No. 12 Clemson

September 8, 2012
DeAndre Hopkins, Andre Ellington spark No. 12 Clemson

DeAndre Hopkins caught three touchdown passes, Andre Ellington rushed for two scores and punter Spencer Benton kicked a 61-yard field goal to break an Atlantic Coast Conference record in Clemson’s 52-27 victory over Ball State on Saturday.  It was the second straight game the Tigers surpassed 500 yards on offense.

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