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NHL commish says will lock out players Sunday if deal not reached

September 14, 2012
NHL commish says will lock out players Sunday if deal not reached

With both sides remaining far apart, NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman said Thursday (September 13th) that the league will lock out the players on Sunday when the current labor deal expires if a new deal isn’t reached. If there is a lockout, it will be the NHL’s fourth labor stoppage since 1992. The last one caused…

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Clemson Adds 19 Baseball Players to 2013 Team

September 14, 2012

Clemson Baseball Head Coach Jack Leggett announced the addition of 19 players, who have already begun classes, on Thursday. Eighteen of the 19 players are eligible for the 2013 season. The newcomers include three players who were selected in the 2012 Major League draft. Infielder Tyler Krieger (Johns Creek, GA) was a 35th-round draft pick…

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Packers top Bears 23-10

September 14, 2012
Packers top Bears 23-10

The Green Bay Packers defeated the Chicago Bears 23-10 Thursday night at home on Lambeau Field, writing another chapter in the NFL’s most storied rivalry. The most memorable play of the game was a fake field goal by the Packers late in the second quarter, in which punter Tim Masthay flipped the ball to backup…

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Ko Simpson Named to SEC 2012 Football Legends Class

September 14, 2012
Ko Simpson Named to SEC 2012 Football Legends Class

The Southeastern Conference 2012 Football Legends Class includes 14 former SEC stars who have made a name for themselves as great athletes on the playing field. The conference is announcing the legends from its Eastern Division schools today and the Western Division schools on Friday. Include in this year’s class is former South Carolina Gamecock…

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Furman To Play Gardner-Webb, Coastal Carolina In 2013, 2014

September 13, 2012
Furman To Play Gardner-Webb, Coastal Carolina In 2013, 2014

Furman director of athletics Gary Clark announced Wednesday the addition of both Gardner-Webb and Coastal Carolina to the Paladins’ 2013 and 2014 football schedules.  Furman will kick off the 2013 season on Aug. 31 at Gardner-Webb and will play at Coastal Carolina on Sept. 7, the following week.  

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UConn Basketball coach Calhoun retiring

September 13, 2012
UConn Basketball coach Calhoun retiring

University of Connecticut men’s head basketball coach Jim Calhoun is retiring. The 70-year-old Hall of Famer was UConn’s coach for 26 years, winning three national titles and 625 games.  Add to that his earlier 14-year tenure at Northeastern, and Calhoun has a total of 873 wins in his career.

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Seneca gets first region win; Walhalla gets first region loss

September 13, 2012

Seneca High School’s volleyball team defeated Emerald on Wednesday for their first Western AAA victory of the season. Dana Shirley’s Bobcat team collected 18 kills and six aces. Elsewhere, Walhalla fell to Palmetto 3-2 for their first region loss.

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Furman To Face 11th-Ranked Clemson Saturday

September 12, 2012
Furman To Face 11th-Ranked Clemson Saturday

Stung by a 47-45 triple overtime loss to Coastal Carolina, the Furman Paladins face a tremendous challenge this Saturday when they make the short, 35-mile trip to Clemson to take on the nationally 11th-ranked Tigers in the renewal of one of the state’s oldest football rivalries. Kickoff is set for 3:00 p.m. at Memorial Stadium.…

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‘Fierce Five’ U.S. gymnasts injured on tour

September 12, 2012

Two members of the “Fierce Five” U.S. women’s gymnastics team that won the team gold medal at the London Olympics last month were injured with minutes of each other while on the Kellogg’s Tour of Champions on Sunday. The Yahoo! Sports blog Fourth-Place Medal reported Tuesday that McKayla Maroney and Aly Raisman both fell while…

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Former Tiger Great Terrell McIntyre to Have Jersey Retired by Italian Team Wednesday

September 12, 2012
Former Tiger Great Terrell McIntyre to Have Jersey Retired by Italian Team Wednesday

Former Clemson guard Terrell McIntyre will have his No. 5 jersey retired by Montepaschi Siena, the Italian team he took to four consecutive A Series championships from 2007-10.  McIntyre led Siena to a combined record of 116-10 in four seasons with the club. He was named the Finals MVP each of his last three seasons…

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