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May 24, 2019 - 9:56 am
Two suspended Clemson football players had their suspension appeals denied, and will now miss the entirety of the 2019 season. Tight end, Braden Galloway, and offensive lineman, Zach Giella, were both suspended after trace amounts of Ostarine were detected in both players’ NCAA drug tests back in...
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Patrick Gentry
May 08, 2019 - 10:13 am
South Carolina senators decided not to hold a key vote Tuesday on whether to give the Carolina Panthers tax breaks and incentives to move their practice fields out of North Carolina, as it became increasingly unclear if the bill could pass. The key component of the proposal would offer about $115...
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May 06, 2019 - 10:51 am
As the team celebrates its 25th season, the Carolina Panthers will induct four players – quarterback Jake Delhomme, offensive tackle Jordan Gross, wide receiver Steve Smith Sr., and tight end Wesley Walls – into the team’s Hall of Honor, Panthers owner David Tepper announced Monday. “This is long...
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May 06, 2019 - 9:05 am
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Clemson has parted ways with men's basketball assistant coach Steve Smith after his voice was heard on a federal wiretap involving defendant Christian Dawkins on the ongoing trial into college corruption. The video from 2017 included Smith commenting about why Clemson's...
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May 01, 2019 - 11:45 am
The annual BMW Charity Pro-Am golf tournament returns to Greenville for 2019, bringing with it old faces and new. Headlining the list of new celebrities is Pro Football Hall of Famer, Brett Favre. ESPN commentator, Michael Collins, and television actor, Brian Baumgartner (Keven from “The Office”)...
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April 26, 2019 - 11:21 am
CLEMSON, S.C. —Clemson Head Football Coach Dabo Swinney and the University have agreed to a new Ten-year contract through 2028, it was announced today by Director of Athletics Dan Radakovich. Terms of the contract were approved earlier today by the Clemson University Board of Trustees’ Compensation...
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Ed Jenson
April 24, 2019 - 10:59 am
Sad news to report this morning. Former 106.3 WORD newsman and voice of the Greenville Drive, Ed Jenson passed away last night. Ed worked in radio for 40+ years, starting out in his hometown of Storm Lake, Iowa back in 1968. His radio career took him to Florida, Georgia and eventually, South...
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Patrick Gentry
April 15, 2019 - 11:38 am
Wofford didn't look far before hiring associate head coach Jay McAuley to lead the program after longtime coach Mike Young left for Virginia Tech earlier this month. The school announced McAuley's promotion Sunday, making him just its third head coach since 1985 in a program that prides itself in...
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April 14, 2019 - 2:37 pm
AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) - The comeback is complete. Tiger Woods has his fifth Masters title. The 43-year-old Woods shot a 2-under 70 for one-stroke victory Sunday and his 15th major championship. But it was his first since the 2008 U.S. Open, capping a remarkable recovery from debilitating injuries and...
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© Matthew Emmons
April 12, 2019 - 11:21 am
Clemson, S.C.—Clemson Head Football Coach Dabo Swinney will be one of three major honorees at the 14th annual Dick Vitale Gala on May 10 in Sarasota, Fla. Noted ESPN broadcaster Chris Fowler, and former NBA and college head coach, and NBA Championship player Avery Johnson also will be honored at...
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