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    Gamecocks and Bucs release fall schedule

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    The South Carolina Gamecock football team will open fall camp on Friday, August 1. The first week of practices, which are open to the public, will begin at 7:15 p.m. at the Bluff Road practice fields, across the street from Williams-Brice Stadium.Players will not be available for autographs prior to, during or after the practices. Pets are not permitted on the practice fields. All fans attending the practices must sta... More>>

    Former Gamecock Wharton retires from Panthers

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    Travelle Wharton, whose 115 games played and 111 games started are second among Panthers offensive linemen, announced his retirement Tuesday. Overall, Wharton ranks seventh in games started and 12th in games played in franchise history.Wharton, who came to the team as a third-round draft choice from South Carolina in 2004, played both guard and tackle for the Panthers, but spent the majority of his career at guard.“I ... More>>

    The Sertoma Classic has become the traditional beginning to football season in the Lowcountry.

    44th annual Sertoma Classic kicks off high school football in the Lowcountry

    The Sertoma Classic, held at The Citadel's Johnson Hagood Stadium, has become the traditional beginning to the high school football season in the Lowcountry. The Sertoma Classic, held at The Citadel's Johnson Hagood Stadium, has become the traditional beginning to the high school football season in the Lowcountry.
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    The 44th annual Sertoma Classic is scheduled for August 21-22 at The Citadel's Johnson Hagood Stadium.
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    Local prosthetic company showcases sport and fitness prostheses Video included

    12 above and below knee amputees had the opportunity to try the Ottobock sport and fitness prostheses as they tried out the wakeboard cable at Trophy Lakes 12 above and below knee amputees had the opportunity to try the Ottobock sport and fitness prostheses as they tried out the wakeboard cable at Trophy Lakes
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    A free 3-day event in Charleston focused on active amputees and showcased an advanced collection of sport and fitness prostheses. More>>

    2 Your Health run to live longer

    2 Your Health: Run to live longer

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    Whether you plod or race...running, even for a few minutes, can reduce your risk of death from heart disease compared to those who don't run at all. That's according to a new study published this week in the journal of the American College of Cardiology.Researchers studied some 55-thousand adults between the ages of 18 and 100, over a 15 year period, noting their overall health, if they ran and how long they lived. Compared to non-runners, investigators found those who ran had a 30 percent lo... 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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    • Nadal out of 2 tournaments because of right wrist

      Nadal out of 2 tournaments because of right wrist

      Wednesday, July 30 2014 1:11 PM EDT2014-07-30 17:11:25 GMT
      By HOWARD FENDRICH AP Tennis Writer Rafael Nadal is withdrawing from hard-court tournaments in Toronto and Cincinnati because of a right wrist injury, putting his status in doubt for a title...
      By HOWARD FENDRICH AP Tennis Writer Rafael Nadal is withdrawing from hard-court tournaments in Toronto and Cincinnati because of a right wrist injury, putting his status in doubt for a title defense at...
    • German federation drops amputee jumper from team

      German federation drops amputee jumper from team

      Wednesday, July 30 2014 1:11 PM EDT2014-07-30 17:11:24 GMT
      Germany excluded an amputee long jumper from its team for the European Athletics Championships on Wednesday, saying the athlete's carbon-fiber prosthesis gives him an unfair advantage.
      Germany excluded an amputee long jumper from its team for the European Athletics Championships on Wednesday, saying the athlete's carbon-fiber prosthesis gives him an unfair advantage.
    • Raiders owner confirms talks with San Antonio

      Raiders owner confirms talks with San Antonio

      Wednesday, July 30 2014 1:06 PM EDT2014-07-30 17:06:46 GMT
      Oakland Raiders owner Mark Davis confirmed he has met with San Antonio officials but declined to disclose whether he has any interest in relocating the franchise to Texas.
      Oakland Raiders owner Mark Davis confirmed he has met with San Antonio officials but declined to disclose whether he has any interest in relocating the franchise to Texas.
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