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WEDNESDAY SPORTS: Tigers win in round one of NIT

March 19, 2014

Playing in its first postseason game since 2011, Clemson put on an offensive display in front of an intimate crowd at Littlejohn Coliseum on Tuesday, winning 78-66 to advance to the second round of the NIT. The Tigers face the winner of Wednesday’s contest between Boston University and Illinois. Clemson hosts the winner of that contest on a date and time to be named later. _________________________________________________________________________________________…

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TUESDAY SPORTS: Tigers, Gamecocks head south for baseball

March 18, 2014

Top-ranked South Carolina (18-1) hits the road for a Tuesday non-conference tilt at The Citadel (8-12). First pitch is scheduled for 7 p.m. at Joseph P. Riley Jr. Park in Charleston. The Clemson Tigers travel to Statesboro, Ga. for the first time since 1995 to take on high-powered Georgia Southern in a two-game, midweek series. First pitch…

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MONDAY SPORTS: NCAA Tournament field set

March 17, 2014

Florida has been named the top seed in the men’s NCAA basketball tournament, joined by fellow Number 1 seeds Arizona, Wichita State and Virginia in the 68-team March Madness bracket released on Sunday. WichitaState is the first team to the enter the NCAA tournament undefeated since Nevada-Las Vegas in 1991. The defending champion, Louisville, drew…

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THURSDAY SPORTS: Gamecocks win first tournament game since ’08

March 13, 2014

For the first time since 2008, South Carolina (13-19, 5-13 SEC) left its first game with a win at the SEC Tournament as freshman guard Duane Notice exploded for a career-high 23 points to lead the Gamecocks past Auburn (14-16, 6-12 SEC), 74-56, in the tournament’s opening game at the Georgia Dome Wednesday night. Also in double…

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WEDNESDAY SPORTS: High School Baseball gets underway

March 12, 2014

High school baseball on Tuesday saw the Daniel Lions defeat the West-Oak Warriors 2-0 in Westminster. Daniel’s Wade Craig went all the way for the Lions on the mound. Elsewhere, Seneca’s Landon McClane also pitched a complete game to lead the Bobcats past Walhalla 6-0. In softball, West-Oak defeated Daniel 4-1. Hannah Price earned the…

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TUESDAY SPORTS: Furman to face Carolina in Columbia tonight

March 11, 2014

Furman’s baseball team continues one of its busiest stretches of the 2014 season on Tuesday when it travels to Columbia to take on the No. 1-ranked South Carolina Gamecocks at Carolina Stadium.  First pitch is set for 7:00 p.m. Furman, in the midst of a stretch of eight games in nine days, beat South Carolina, 6-5, last year…

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MONDAY SPORTS: Gamecocks move to 15-0

March 10, 2014

Freshman right-hander Wil Crowe struck out a career-high nine batters in eight scoreless innings and an Elliot Caldwell sacrifice fly in the bottom of the fourth was enough to help lift top ranked South Carolina to a 1-0 victory Sunday over Brown to sweep a three-game series at Carolina Stadium. The Gamecocks improve to 15-0. The…

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FRIDAY SPORTS: Furman opens tournament play today

March 7, 2014

Furman begins play in the Southern Conference Men’s Basketball Tournament Friday afternoon at the US Cellular Center in snowy Asheville, NC facing Georgia Southern. Coverage on 96.3 WGOG will begin  at 1:00 PM. _________________________________________________________________________________________ Bass fisherman Casey Ashley from Donalds, SC is the leader after day one of the FLW Bass Fishing Tournament on LakeHartwell.…

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THURSDAY SPORTS: Golden Corner hosting fishermen this weekend

March 6, 2014

The Golden Corner is home this weekend to the Walmart FLW Tournament of bass fishing. One hundred seventy-seven of the top bass anglers in the professional fishing world took off from Clemson Marina Thursday morning at 7:00 AM. FLWoutdoors.com is the website for updates throughout the weekend. _________________________________________________________________________________________ Weber Pike’s two-out two-run single in the bottom…

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WEDNESDAY SPORTS: Clemson beats Miami for 10th ACC win

March 5, 2014

Clemson broke a halftime tie and committed just nine turnovers for the second straight game on its way to a 58-54 victory over Miami on Tuesday at Littlejohn Coliseum. The win, Clemson’s second in the last 48 hours, was the program’s 10th ACC win of the season – only the fourth time the Tigers have won 10 ACC games in…

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