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Clemson gets 231 yards out of Andre Ellington to drop Auburn

September 2, 2012
Clemson gets 231 yards out of Andre Ellington to drop Auburn

DeAndre Hopkins set a school record with 13 receptions, filling the void left by star receiver Sammy Watkins, and Andre Ellington rushed for 231 yards to lead No. 14 Clemson to a 26-19 victory over Auburn in the season opener Saturday night.  Playing before a 50-50 crowd at the Georgia Dome — basically halfway between…

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Late Samford Field Goal Sinks Furman, 24-21

September 2, 2012
Late Samford Field Goal Sinks Furman, 24-21

Cameron Yaw kicked a 27-yard field goal with 37 seconds remaining in the game to lift Samford to a 24-21 Southern Conference victory over Furman in the 2012 season opener for both teams Saturday afternoon at Seibert Stadium.  Yaw’s game winning kick came after the Bulldogs took advantage of pass interference penalty on Furman at…

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College Football Scoreboard

September 1, 2012
College Football Scoreboard

(MONDAY) #16 Virginia Tech 20 Georgia Tech 17 (Cody Journell kicked a 41-yard field goal as time expired to force overtime, then made a 17-yard field goal in the extra period.) (SUNDAY) #25 Louisville 32 Kentucky 14 (Louisville out-gained Kentucky 466-373) (SATURDAY) #5 Oregon 57 Arkansas State 34 (Redshirt freshman quarterback Marcus Mariota made his…

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Fan dies after Georgia Dome fall

September 1, 2012

Investigators say a 20-year-old Tennessee man had been drinking before he died in a fall at the Georgia Dome Friday night.  Police Lt. Chad Hurston said Saturday that authorities need to review results from the medical examiner’s office to determine how much of a role alcohol played in the accident.  Isaac Grubb fell about 45…

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West-Oak falls to Pendleton Friday night; Walhalla wins on road

August 31, 2012

The West-Oak Warrior football team fell to 0-3 on the young season following a 60-0 loss to the surging Pendleton Bulldog team Friday night.  Pendleton scored early and often, getting on the board on each of its seven first half possessions.  The Bulldog defense played equally as well in the first two quarters, forcing 3-and-out…

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Clemson opens play Saturday night against Auburn

August 31, 2012
Clemson opens play Saturday night against Auburn

The Clemson Tigers begin the 2012 football season Saturday night before a national TV audience in Atlanta’s Georgia Dome as they face the Auburn Tigers.  Clemson defeated the defending National Champion Auburn team in Death Valley last season, a win that broke Auburn’s winning streak, at the time the longest in the nation.  It was…

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Roddick, at US Open, announces will retire after tournament

August 31, 2012
Roddick, at US Open, announces will retire after tournament

On the day after Kim Clijsters lost in the U.S. Open in her last professional singles tennis match as she heads into retirement, American Andy Roddick announced Thursday on his 30th birthday that he’ll be retiring after his final match at the tournament. Roddick, whose only Grand Slam title was a U.S. Open championship in…

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High School Football Friday Night

August 31, 2012

It’s Friday and that means high school football throughout the Golden Corner. WGOG’s Broadcast Game of the Week tonight features West-Oak and Pendleton from Warrior Field in Westminster. Air time is 7:00 PM with kick off at 7:30 PM. Elsewhere, Walhalla will travel to Landrum, while Seneca is home to host a Top-5 Easley team.…

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No. 9 Gamecocks Defeat Vanderbilt, 17-13, To Open 2012 Season

August 31, 2012
No. 9 Gamecocks Defeat Vanderbilt, 17-13, To Open 2012 Season

Junior running back Marcus Lattimore rushed for 110 yards and two touchdowns to lead ninth-ranked South Carolina to a 17-13 victory over Vanderbilt on Thursday night in the season opener for both teams at Vanderbilt Stadium.  With the Gamecocks trailing 13-10 early in the fourth quarter, Lattimore scored the game-winning touchdown on a 1-yard run…

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Gamecocks Open Season Thursday Night in Nashville

August 30, 2012
Gamecocks Open Season Thursday Night in Nashville

The ninth-ranked South Carolina Gamecocks will open the 2012 football season Thursday night in Music City USA, as they face SEC East rival Vanderbilt in a nationally-televised contest.  Carolina enters the game with its highest beginning rank in school history.  Eyes will be on the play of junior tailback Marcus Lattimore, who is returning following…

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