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    Tigers lose top returning rusher for season

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    Clemson, S.C.—Clemson junior running back Zac Brooks, Clemson's top returning rusher from last season, suffered a foot injury Monday night in practice and will be lost for the season. “Zac was having an outstanding camp and was ready for a terrific year,” said Head Coach Dabo Swinney. “The plan is for Zac to sit out this year due to the injury and come back next year as a red-shirt junior. This is a big loss because he is such a reliable player in all phases of the game. He knows the offens... More>>

    No. 9 South Carolina turns to youth in secondary

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    COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) - Steve Spurrier has said several times that No. 9 South Carolina has plenty of good players, just no one knows it yet.The Gamecocks coach better hope that's especially true in the secondary where the club enters the season without last year's lockdown standouts Victor Hampton and Jimmy Legree - and will lean heavily on freshmen Chris Lammons, Wesley Green and Al Harris Jr. to rotate into the mix this fall.With about a week before the Gamecocks open at home against No. 21 ... More>>

    McKissick leads inaugural class in Coaches Hall of Fame

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    The South Carolina Football Coaches Associationhas announced its first Hall of Fame Inductees.Combined, these nine coaches have 311 Years as a head football coach, they have won 2,733 football games and 46 State Football Championships.The Banquet to honor these coaches will be on December 12, 2014 at the Landmark Hotel in Myrtle Beach. For more information on the banquet and tickets contact Mike Ware at mware@scfootba... More>>

    South Carolina reserve CB Smith out for season

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    COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) - South Carolina reserve cornerback Jamari Smith is out for the season after breaking his left foot at a scrimmage last weekend.The school announced the sophomore's injury on Monday. Smith was in the mix at cornerback, a position where the ninth-ranked Gamecocks enter the season without last year's starters in Jimmy Legree and Victor Hampton.Smith enrolled at South Carolina as a running back and gained 103 yards in a backup role in a 70-10 victory against Coastal Carolina ... More>>

    SEC Network fall slate of college football programming

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    SEC Network, the new national sports network devoted to the Southeastern Conference and operated by ESPN, will surround more than 45 exclusive football games this fall with a line-up of in-depth studio programming and original content.  More>>

    Coastal Carolina ranked No. 6 in FCS coaches poll

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    Coming off a run to the FCS quarterfinals, Coastal Carolina will start the season in the top 10 of the FCS coaches poll. More>>

    South Carolina freshman F Sheppard to miss season

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     South Carolina incoming freshman Shamiek Sheppard will miss the season after tearing a right knee ligament. More>>

    RI football all-star game cut short by brawl Video included

    Cranston police say they will investigate Saturday's football brawl at Cranston Stadium. Cranston police say they will investigate Saturday's football brawl at Cranston Stadium.
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    A brawl between dozens of players at an all-star football game in Cranston forced officials to end the contest early. More>>

    $60M high school stadium now closed less than 2 years after being built

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    A new $60 million football stadium built in 2012 for Allen High School won't be hosting any games in the fall or have graduation at the stadium either. Cracks in the pedestrian concourse need to be fixed after it didn't meet weight-bearing code in many places. Superintendent Lance Hindt says the district did its part saying it's a black eye for the contractor and the architect. Pogue, the builder and PBK, the architect have good reputations and reportedly told the repairs will not cost the d... More>>

    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>>

    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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