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    Ric Rush guest announcing at RiverDogs game, warms up on News 2 Today Video included

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    Ric Rush of the WEZL Morning Crew will be guest announcing at the Charleston RiverDogs game Friday night, and stopped by News 2 Today to "warm-up".The long-time announcer at South Carolina Stingrays hockey games has been in a "pseudo announcer retirement" for the last few years.His trademarked power play call will stay in mothballs, but his booming voice will be put to the test over at least nine innings Friday night. More>>

    Dismissed Clemson QB Kelly issues apology

    Former Clemson QB Chad Kelly issues an apology. Former Clemson QB Chad Kelly issues an apology.
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    CLEMSON, S.C. (AP) - Former Clemson quarterback Chad Kelly apologized for his behavior with the Tigers and believes he can learn from the experience. Kelly issued a statement Wednesday through his uncle, Dan Kelly, the vice president of Jim Kelly Inc. Chad Kelly is the nephew of former Buffalo Bills quarterback Jim Kelly. Chad Kelly was dismissed from the team Monday by Clemson coach Dabo Swinney for a pattern of conduct detrimental to the team. Kelly argued with coaches on the sidelines of S... More>>

    2 Your Health New technology keeps runners on the move

    2 Your Health New technology keeps runners on the move

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    There are few people who can boast running thousands of miles but Deanna Smith can.30 half marathons and 25 full marathons and dozens of running injuries.She hopes that new technology will end her running problems and keep her on the roadfor many more years.In just 48 hours, Smith will join the chorus of pounding feet during the cooper river bridge run."Running with 13 kids and we've been training for the run so i have to be ready," Smith said.The 6.2 miles is a hop and a skip for this athlet... More>>

    SMU rallies past Clemson 65-59 in NIT semifinals

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    Markus Kennedy had 21 points, including the clinching three-point play, and SMU rallied from 13 down in the second half to beat Clemson 65-59 Tuesday night, sending Hall of Fame coach Larry Brown into the NIT championship game in his old backyard. More>>

    CCU hopes for historic upset to open NCAA tournament

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    Chanticleers open the tournament vs. No. 1 seed Virginia Friday in Raleigh. More>>

    Gillis' 22 leads Coastal to Big South title

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    CONWAY, S.C. (AP) - Warren Gillis had 22 points and Josh Cameron added 19 to lift Coastal Carolina to the Big South Conference tournament title and its first NCAA trip in 21 years with a 76-61 victory More>>

    UPDATE: Latta Native Raymond Felton arraigned on gun charges

    New York Knicks guard Raymond Felton faces gun charges New York Knicks guard Raymond Felton faces gun charges
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    New York, N.Y. (WBTW) - Raymond Felton, a guard with the New York Knicks who once starred for Latta High School and the University of North Carolina, is in NYPD custody early Tuesday morning. According More>>

    Last BCS title game matches Domination & Destiny

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    Florida State's Jimbo Fisher and Auburn's Gus Malzahn have held their final news conferences leading up to the last BCS championship game. More>>

    Man arrested in Dorchester County after barricading himself in home

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    A Dorchester County man is in police custody after barricading himself in his home. Sunday night, the Dorchester County Sheriff's Office responded to a home on Braly Drive in the Greenhurst area. Officials More>>

    USC QB Shaw likely out against Missouri

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    Shaw will not need surgery More>>

    Boyd named National Player of the Week by Maxwell Football Club

    Boyd completed 18 of 30 passes for 270 yards and three touchdowns against the fifth ranked Bulldogs. Boyd completed 18 of 30 passes for 270 yards and three touchdowns against the fifth ranked Bulldogs.
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    Clemson quarterback Tajh Boyd has been National Player of the Week by the Maxwell Football Club for his performance against Georgia.   More>>

    Lowcountry High School Football Teams

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    Check out all the highlights from Friday night on your high school team page. More>>

    High school football teams get first test during scrimmages

    Summerville beats Orangeburg 27-20 in first scrimmage of 2013 season. Summerville beats Orangeburg 27-20 in first scrimmage of 2013 season.
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    In football practice you learn the plays and work on the fundamentals. In a scrimmage, its time to put those theories to the test. Friday is the first day of scrimmages for high schools across the Lowcountry. More>>

    High School football in the Lowcountry ramps up for 2013 season

    The Goose Creek Gators run drills during day three of 2013 football practice. The Goose Creek Gators run drills during day three of 2013 football practice.
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    It's back to the gridiron and back to the basics for players across the Lowcountry. With a full weekend of practice under their belts, players are excited to be back on the field. Dantez Bennamon, quarterback More>>

    More Arrests Made In Howard's Rock Vandalism Video included

    Clemson University officials say two additional arrests have been made in connection with the Howard's Rock vandalism that took place in June. Clemson University officials say two additional arrests have been made in connection with the Howard's Rock vandalism that took place in June.
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    Clemson University officials say two additional arrests have been made in connection with the Howard's Rock vandalism that took place in June. More>>

    Former SC running back Lattimore to push Medicaid

     The 21-year-old Lattimore is recovering from his second knee surgery after he was hurt in the Tennessee game last year The 21-year-old Lattimore is recovering from his second knee surgery after he was hurt in the Tennessee game last year
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    Former South Carolina running back Marcus Lattimore will work with a Medicaid program in the state to encourage those between the ages of 17 and 21 to visit their doctors for checkups. More>>

    Racing legend dies from self-inflicted gun shot wound

    Richard "Dick" Trickle, 71, died Thursday from an apparent self inflicted gun shot wound. Richard "Dick" Trickle, 71, died Thursday from an apparent self inflicted gun shot wound.
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    Retired race car driver Richard "Dick" Trickle, 71, died Thursday from an apparent self inflicted gun shot wound. More>>

    Increased retention rates save CCU Track and Cross Country programs

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    On May 10, the coaches and members of the Coastal Carolina University Track and Field and Cross Country programs were in Atlanta for a meet at Georgia Tech. The team was on it's way back to the hotel from More>>

    NCAA Baseball Scoreboard: Chants blow out Seahawks in home finale Video included

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    MYRTLE BEACH, SC (WBTW) – Coastal Carolina poured it on UNC Wilmington on Tuesday. The Chanticleers scored 14-runs in the first four innings on way to a 15-3 rout of the Seahawks at TicketReturn.Com Field. Will More>>

    Football moms bring Reading Across America to North Charleston

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    On Friday, March 8th, the Professional Football Players Mothers' Association will bringits "Reading across America" campaign to North Charleston. On Friday, March 8th at 1 p.m. several of the mothers will More>>

    Swinney: Clemson looking forward to bigger things

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    Clemson coach Dabo Swinney says his players have turned the page on their 11-win season last fall and are focused on accomplishing even bigger things this year. The Tigers' 11-2 mark was its most victories More>>

    Gameocks to open season with Tarheels

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    The 2013 football season opener between the South Carolina Gamecocks and North Carolina Tar Heels will be played on Thursday, August 29, it was announced today. The game will be televised nationally on More>>

    Gamecocks snap losing skid

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    Junior guard Eric Smith hit the go-ahead 3-pointer with 27 seconds remaining and freshman forward Laimonas Chatkevicius blocked the final Ole Miss shot to give South Carolina (13-13, 3-10 SEC) a 63-62 More>>

    Cougars-Bucs game pushed back

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    The College of Charleston-CSU college baseball game scheduled for Tuesday afternoon at Buc field, was originally pushed back to a 6:00 start at Patriot's Point. Due to the rain, the game has been pushed More>>

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    • Williams scores 24 as Nets beat Raptors 94-87

      Williams scores 24 as Nets beat Raptors 94-87

      Saturday, April 19 2014 3:52 PM EDT2014-04-19 19:52:25 GMT
      Deron Williams and Joe Johnson each scored 24 points, Paul Pierce scored nine of his 15 points in the final quarter and the Brooklyn Nets beat the Toronto Raptors 94-87 Saturday in Game 1 of their first round...
      Deron Williams and Joe Johnson each scored 24 points, Paul Pierce scored nine of his 15 points in the final quarter and the Brooklyn Nets beat the Toronto Raptors 94-87 Saturday in Game 1 of their first round playoff series.
    • Federer beats injured Djokovic to reach final

      Federer beats injured Djokovic to reach final

      Saturday, April 19 2014 3:12 PM EDT2014-04-19 19:12:06 GMT
      Roger Federer ousted defending Monte Carlo Masters champion Novak Djokovic 7-5, 6-2 Saturday, and the Serb said he plans to take a break to let his injured wrist heal.
      Roger Federer ousted defending Monte Carlo Masters champion Novak Djokovic 7-5, 6-2 Saturday, and the second-ranked Serb said he plans to take a break to let his injured wrist heal.
    • Raptors GM Ujiri uses profanity about Brooklyn

      Raptors GM Ujiri uses profanity about Brooklyn

      Saturday, April 19 2014 2:32 PM EDT2014-04-19 18:32:50 GMT
      Raptors general manager Masai Ujiri let loose a profanity during a pregame address meant to pump up a group of Raptors fans outside Air Canada Centre before Saturday's opening game of the NBA playoffs.
      Raptors general manager Masai Ujiri let loose a profanity during a pregame address meant to pump up a group of Raptors fans outside Air Canada Centre before Saturday's opening game of the NBA playoffs.
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