Sessions looks to add fire, passion to Ridge View boys’ championship hoops program

When it comes to basketball, Khadijah Sessions has a resumé that aficionados who love the game would be proud of.

Clemson football, basketball to return for workouts June 8

  Local golfer embarks on marathon outing to raise money to fight cancer

NASCAR all alone on motorsports biggest day of racing

Tanner addresses procedures, guidelines for student-athletes returning for Gamecocks’ voluntary workouts

SEC announces in-person voluntary workouts for student-athletes to resume in June

UofSC president, highest-paid coaches among those to take voluntary pay cut starting in July

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Former Gamecock Jeffery gives back to high school alma mater by paying for senior posters

Furman University discontinues baseball, men’s lacrosse due to COVID-19 impact

Private schools, Diocese of Charleston sue S.C. High School League

Dawn Staley asks fans to send cards to her sister recently diagnosed with leukemia

NASCAR to reopen season in Darlington with unique changes, without fans in attendance

Final preparations underway as NASCAR revs back up at Darlington Raceway

  ‘Drastically different’: Drivers, NASCAR teams prepare for first race back under COVID-19 restrictions

Racing returns to Darlington on Sunday for the first NASCAR Cup Series race in nearly two months after it was put to a halt due to the coronavirus pandemic.

NASCAR to honor COVID-19 frontline heroes at first race back at Darlington Raceway

NASCAR is dedicating its first race back to healthcare workers who have been on the frontlines of the COVID-19 battle.

Carolina Panthers face Super Bowl champs, former head coach in 2020 season

The Carolina Panthers will start their season facing the Las Vegas Raiders at Bank of America Stadium.

LSU grad becomes first female MLB hitting coach

LSU graduate Rachel Balkovec, has become the first-ever female full-time hitting coach in Major League Baseball, or MLB, is using this time to help others.

  Staley: Gamecocks could face Oregon in women’s hoops to start next season

Dawn Staley joins ‘WIS Today’ to discuss SEC Network special on Gamecocks

  WIS TODAY: Dawn Staley discusses SEC special ‘For the Culture’ special airing on SEC network

NFL Player, North Charleston native sponsoring food giveaway

Former Gamecock Asia Dozier tabbed as Cardinal Newman head girls’ basketball coach

South Carolina adds four-star linebacker commitment

CPL delays start of season, Lexington Co. Blowfish to begin play on July 1

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Lexington County Blowfish will have to wait to take the field.

NFL cornerback, former Clemson star tweets after arrest in York County

Breeland was booked into the York County Jail just before 1:30 p.m., on charges that include driving without a license, driving with an open container of alcohol, possession of marijuana and resisting arrest.

  Potential economic crisis could impact college scholarship offers

The final whistle for spring sports in South Carolina sounded earlier than most hoped because of COVID-19. Looking ahead, the high school sports calendar, like the academic one, remains uncertain.

T.J. Brunson comes off the board

Linebacker T.J. Brunson was selected with the No. 238 pick overall in the seventh round of the NFL Draft.

D.J. Wonnum drafted by Minnesota

The South Carolina edge rusher D.J. Wonnum was the No. 117 overall pick in the 2020 NFL Draft on Saturday.

Clemson’s Muse taken in third round by Raiders in the 2020 NFL Draft

The Las Vegas Raiders have picked Clemson defensive back Tanner Muse in the third round of the 2020 NFL Draft.

Gamecocks’ Edwards taken in third round of 2020 NFL Draft by Raiders

Bryan Edwards was taken in the third round (81st overall) of the 2020 NFL Draft by the Las Vegas Raiders.

Clemson’s Higgins picked in second round of 2020 NFL Draft by Bengals

Tee Higgins was selected in the second round (33rd overall) by the Cincinnati Bengals in the 2020 NFL Draft.

Des Kitchings hired by Gamecocks as BOT approves contract

The University of South Carolina Board of Trustees has approved the contract of new assistant football coach Des Kitchings, who will fill out head coach Will Muschamp’s coaching staff.

Clemson’s Terrell selected by Falcons in first round of 2020 NFL Draft

A.J. Terrell will play professional football not too far away from Tiger Town.

Gamecocks’ Kinlaw taken in first round of 2020 NFL Draft by 49ers

South Carolina’s Javon Kinlaw has been selected in the 2020 NFL Draft.

Clemson’s Simmons taken in first round of 2020 NFL Draft by Cardinals

It didn’t take long for Isaiah Simmons to be selected in the 2020 NFL Draft.

SC Tourism Leader: Darlington will host spring NASCAR race

Race could be May 17th

Fans sue MLB, teams over ticket money, ask for class action

Opening day on March 26 was pushed back until mid-May at the earliest after a national emergency was declared due to the new coronavirus pandemic.

  A dream comes true for Columbia native Chevez Goodwin

A new opportunity awaits Columbia native, Chevez Goodwin, on the West Coast.

Gamecocks’ Harris picked by Dallas Wings in WNBA Draft

South Carolina guard Tyasha Harris has been selected in the WNBA Draft.

Gamecocks’ Herbert Harrigan selected by Minnesota Lynx in WNBA Draft

Mikiah Herbert Harrigan has been selected in the WNBA Draft.

Gamecocks kicker enters transfer portal

South Carolina placekicker Alexander Woznick has entered the NCAA Transfer Portal, news confirmed by TheBigSpur.com on Tuesday afternoon.

Gamecocks’ Harris prepares for WNBA Draft Night

South Carolina guard Tyasha Harris projects to become a WNBA first-round selection. The draft takes place on April 17.

NASCAR driver Kyle Larson fired after racial slur in virtual race

Chip Ganassi Racing has fired its star NASCAR driver Kyle Larson after he used the N-word during a virtual race.

  Mom of Timberwolves star Karl-Anthony Towns dies from COVID-19

The Minnesota Timberwolves picked Karl-Anthony Towns No. 1 pick out of the University of Kentucky in the 2015 NBA draft.

Report: Christian McCaffrey signs extension with Panthers, becomes highest-paid RB in NFL history

Christian McCaffrey has signed a four-year extension with the Carolina Panthers in a deal that makes him the highest-paid running back in NFL history, according to multiple reports.

NASCAR’s Larson suspended for racial slur in virtual race

Larson was competing in an iRacing event Sunday night when he appeared to lose communication on his headset with his spotter when he used the N-word.

Jair Bolden is transferring from South Carolina

South Carolina Gamecocks basketball guard Jair Bolden is leaving the program.

SCHSL hands down decisions regarding training regimens for student-athletes amid COVID-19

With COVID-19 forcing the South Carolina High School League to suspend sports activities through the end of April due to COVID-19, many close to sports programs have wondered what the league will allow as student-athletes look to remain in shape.

  WIS Today: Coach Will Muschamp talks about Feed the Heros Foundation for Midlands healthcare workers

Coach Will Muschamp joins Judi, Kamie & Madeline on WIS TODAY to talk about how his new Feed the Heroes Foundation is providing free meals to healthcare workers in the Midlands.

  Tanner, Muschamp address Gamecock Athletics future

Sports have taken a backseat as our nation prioritizes tackling the coronavirus outbreak. So what's next?

Carolina Panthers buy land for new practice facility in SC

Property records show the Carolina Panthers have spent more than $16 million to buy the land for its new practice facility in South Carolina.

Muschamp family launches ‘Feed Our Heroes’ Foundation

South Carolina head coach Will Muschamp and his wife, Carol, have initiated a new non-profit foundation called “Feed Our Heroes.”

SCHSL hoping for completion of spring sports season, exploring ‘virtual conditioning’ options

League officials with the South Carolina High School League met via conference call Thursday, still working to salvage what remain of the 2020 spring sports regular season and playoffs.

Staley named Naismith Coach of the Year

Coach Staley is the first ever person to win Naismith Player of the Year and later Naismith Coach of the Year.

Boston becomes unanimous Freshman of the Year with WBCA award

South Carolina freshman Aliyah Boston added another Freshman of the Year honor to her collection.

Carolina Panthers release QB, former MVP Cam Newton after nine years

The Carolina Panthers have released quarterback Cam Newton after nine seasons, the team announced Tuesday

Dawn Staley named WBCA National Coach of the Year

The awards continue to roll in for South Carolina head women’s basketball coach Dawn Staley.

Dawn Staley named AP National Coach of the Year

Despite an abbreviated season, South Carolina head women’s basketball coach Dawn Staley has been named the National Coach of the Year by the Associated Press.

Boston, Harris named AP All-Americans for Gamecocks

The season may have come to an abrupt end for top-ranked South Carolina, but the work Tyasha Harris and Aliyah Boston did on the floor didn’t go unnoticed.

Panthers give Cam Newton permission to seek trade

After nine years with the Carolina Panthers, quarterback Cam Newton now has the team’s permission to seek a trade.

Kentucky Derby 146 re-scheduled for Saturday of Labor Day Weekend

You may not be able to wear white after Labor Day, but this year’s Kentucky Derby will offer fashionistas one final chance to put together their freshest ivory outfits.

SCHSL suspends spring sports through April 5 due to COVID-19 pandemic

On Monday, the South Carolina High School League announced the suspension of all spring sports through April 5.

  ‘It’s something we haven’t experienced before’: Tanner details next steps for Gamecocks regarding coronavirus

The Southeastern Conference has now extended the suspension for competition due to coronavirus concerns.

ACC suspends all athletic activities indefinitely

The ACC has now suspended all athletic activities indefinitely.

Zion Williamson offers to cover salaries of Smoothie King Center workers for 30 days

This comes after the announcement suspension of all NBA games and cancellation of all events with attendance over 250.

‘Your heart goes out to them’: Gamecocks’ Martin reacts to tournament cancellations

The coronavirus is now changing the landscape of college basketball.

SCISA postpones spring sports in S.C. amid coronavirus concerns

Following the cancellations of the NCAA and conference tournaments across the country, high school sports in South Carolina are also being suspended amid coronavirus concerns.

Gamecocks’ Staley issues statement following cancellation of NCAA Tournaments

Dawn Staley issues a statement following the cancellation of the NCAA Tournaments.

  UofSC FAMdemonium event canceled amidst coronavirus concerns

The University of South Carolina has canceled Monday’s women’s basketball fan event, FAMdemonium in an attempt to keep student-athletes and fans safe from the potential spread of coronavirus.

Gamecocks’ Kotsar questionable for SEC Tournament second-round game following injury

The South Carolina Gamecocks will enter the SEC men’s basketball tournament with a major injury concern.

University of South Carolina athletics department details plan for events amid coronavirus concerns

As concerns regarding the coronavirus continue to rise, the University of South Carolina athletics department has issued plans for future athletic events.

Gamecocks ride bullpen, bats past in-state Bulldogs

After facing an early 1-0 deficit, South Carolina relied on five relief pitchers to keep The Citadel at bay while getting four extra base hits from its offense to win 10-1 on Tuesday night at Founders Park.

  Gamecocks take SEC Tournament title with commanding win over Mississippi State

For the fifth time in six years, South Carolina is bringing home the SEC Tournament trophy.

  Fourth-quarter run pushes Ridge View to third straight boys’ basketball state title in Class 4A

Ridge View remained on top of the Class 5A mountain with a 69-59 win over Myrtle Beach.

South Carolina women throttle Arkansas to advance to SEC championship game

South Carolina will seek to win their fifth SEC Tournament championship in the last six seasons.

  Keenan claims ninth state title in boys’ basketball with victory over Wade Hampton

Behind Raekwon Horton’s double-double, which included 19 points and 16 rebounds, the Raiders captured the Class 3A boys' basketball title as they defeated Wade Hampton 55-32.

  Fulwiley powers Keenan to Class 3A girls basketball title over Marion

MiLaysia Fulwiley had 29 points, eight rebounds, and eight steals to lead the Lady Raiders to a 53-33 win over Marion for the Class 3A girls basketball title.

  Great Falls holds off Scott’s Branch to win Class A boys’ basketball title

Alex Fair and his players will now bring home the Red Devils’ 11th state title thanks to a 73-71 win over Scott’s Branch.

Dutch Fork falls in Class 5A boys’ title game as Dorman completes ‘4-Peat’

With Clemson signee PJ Hall recording a double-double to lead the way for Dorman, the Cavaliers defeated Dutch Fork 65-46 to secure their fourth consecutive state championship in boys’ basketball.

  Gray Collegiate captures third straight Class 2A boys’ basketball state championship

The Gray Collegiate War Eagles are going to need to make a little more room in their trophy case.

  Gamecocks advance to SEC semifinals with win over Georgia

South Carolina overcame early nerves to advance at the SEC Women’s tournament.