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’TJ nudged Max just a little’ - Orgeron confirms Ponchatoula’s Finley will start at QB against South Carolina

LSU head coach Ed Orgeron met with sports journalists following practice on Thursday, Oct. 22, and confirmed the report from Garland Gillen with WVUE that TJ Finley will start for the Tigers at quarterback against South Carolina.

Confidence rises as Carolina turns focus to showdown vs. LSU

Gamecocks’ WR Brooks finally cleared by NCAA to play this season

FAIR CATCH: Carolina defense showed toughness needed to win vs. Auburn

  Gamecocks defeat No. 15 Auburn for first time in more than 80 years

Lawrence throws 5 TDs, No. 1 Clemson rolls past Georgia Tech

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CAROLINA GAMEDAY UPDATE: Gamecocks beat No. 15 Auburn 30-22

Gamecocks eye victory against No. 15 Auburn at home

Harris continues to bring consistency to Gamecocks’ rushing attack

Despite chatter, Gamecocks’ Boston not focused on winning individual accolades

Clemson’s Lawrence reflects on emotional return home as Tigers prepare to face Ga. Tech

‘Happy Anniversary’: Swinney celebrates 12th year as Tigers head coach

Kickoff time announced for South Carolina, LSU

It's the first meeting between these two teams since 2015.

Lawrence Earns Second ACC Quarterback of the Week Honor of 2020

Had 4 TD's in win over Miami

  No. 1 Clemson rolls past No. 7 Miami 42-17 in primetime showdown

Braden Galloway and Travis Etienne each score twice as Clemson routs Miami in their top-10 matchup.

TIGERS GAMEDAY UPDATE: No. 1 Clemson beats No. 7 Miami 42-17

Both teams enter Saturday night’s game with 3-0 records.

Depleted Commodores blown out by South Carolina

Gamecocks seek first win of the year against Vanderbilt

FAIR CATCH: Success for Gamecocks moving forward boils down to confidence, execution

Clemson braces for Hurricanes in top-10 showdown in Death Valley

Tigers top pesky Cavaliers in Death Valley

FAIR CATCH: Gamecocks still in search of complement to Smith in passing game

  Trask tosses 4 TDs for Florida to turn back Gamecocks 38-24

Kyle Trask threw four touchdowns to lead the Gators to a 38-24 win over the Gamecocks.

CAROLINA GAMEDAY: Gamecocks falls to No. 3 Florida 38-24

The Gamecocks have won five of the last 10 games against the Gators. Carolina also looks to defeat a No. 3 team for the second straight year.

Gamecocks face tough road test vs. No. 3 Florida

This week, Carolina takes on Florida, who currently sits at No. 3 in the AP Top 25.

  Grief turns into purpose with Hilinski’s Hope charitable event on Friday

The heart of the event centers around the purpose of the foundation.

Gamecocks hope to have more receivers involved in passing game this week vs. Florida

Shi Smith proved to be quarterback Collin Hill’s favorite targets against Tennessee, but the Gamecocks will need other receivers to step up to take some of the focus off Smith moving forward.

Gamecocks to face Vandy at noon on Oct. 10

Officials with the Southeastern Conference announced the Gamecocks and Commodores will square off in Nashville at noon on October 10.

Kickoff time for Tigers, Hurricanes announced by ACC

Officials with the Atlantic Coast Conference announced Monday that the Tigers will host Miami at 7:30 p.m. on October 10.

  First Gamecocks home game brings emptier lots and more crowded lines for bars

Students said the lack of places to tailgate led them to congregate at nearby bars, which resulted in long lines to get inside.

FAIR CATCH: Mistakes cost Gamecocks chance at first win, provide vital lessons moving forward

While those were two of the bigger miscues, the Gamecocks can take solace in knowing that this contest was one that could have easily gone their way in spite of those mistakes.

  Gamecocks fall to Tennessee 31-27 in season opener

South Carolina drops its season opener to Tennessee 31-27.

GAMECOCK GAMEDAY UPDATE: Gamecocks fall to Tennessee 31-27

South Carolina opens the season at home against Tennessee at Williams-Brice Stadium.

Muschamp, Gamecocks ‘excited’ to open season at home against Tennessee

After weeks of uncertainty, testing, forming new protocols, and other planning from the Southeastern Conference officials, Muschamp enters Saturday with a smile on his face as South Carolina hosts Tennessee in their season opener.

  Gamecock Football is Back: University officials, students gear up for first home game

Normally, about 80,000 fans would be packing into Williams-Brice Stadium for a game, but not in this new normal.

  Muschamp ‘excited’ to play under the lights on Saturday

The Gamecocks open the 2020 season at home against Tennessee at 7:30 p.m.

  Tigers blank The Citadel in 49-0 rout

With 18,609 fans watching while socially distanced in the stands, the top-ranked Tigers made quick work of The Citadel with a 49-0 win over the Bulldogs.

CLEMSON GAMEDAY UPDATE: Tigers beat The Citadel 49-0

Dabo Swinney and his players are coming off a 37-13 win over Wake Forest and are looking to capture their 17th straight win over the Bulldogs.

Tigers ready to play in front of home crowd Saturday vs. The Citadel

Fresh off their big win to open the season against Wake Forest, Clemson will play their first home game of the season when they welcome The Citadel to Memorial Stadium on Saturday.

Gamecock legend Wilson named WNBA Most Valuable Player

Wilson received 43 of 47 first-place votes and accrued 458 total points from a panel of national sportswriters and broadcasters to earn the award.

Muschamp names starting quarterback for 2020 opener

The Gamecocks open the 2020 football season against the Tennessee Volunteers on Saturday, Sept. 26.

Aces’ Wilson named AP WNBA Player of the Year

Wilson was named the WNBA Western Conference Player of the Week twice this season and the conference’s Player of the Month in August.

Lawrence shines in opener, leads Clemson to 37-13 win over Wake Forest

Trevor Lawrence throws for 351 yards and runs for two scores in Clemson's first win of the year.

TIGERS GAME UPDATE: Clemson beats Wake Forest 37-13

No. 1 Clemson will take on Wake Forest in Winston-Salem tonight.

Clemson ready for ‘the opener’ when they face Wake Forest on the road

Clemson’s season opener will take place in what will likely be a less than hostile environment Saturday when they travel to face the Wake Forest Demon Deacons on the road.

Clemson Athletics reports 24 positive results in latest round of COVID-19 tests

Of those 24 positive results, 19 were student-athletes and five were staff members.

Clemson unveils ‘UNITY’ design created by student-athletes in hopes of invoking social change

The Tigers have created a “UNITY” design in hopes of influencing fans and other schools to embrace diversity.

UofSC to add large Gamecock sculpture at Williams-Brice Stadium

The University of South Carolina is adding a new Gamecock sculpture near Williams-Brice Stadium.

Former Gamecocks head football coach Holtz to receive Presidential Medal of Freedom

During Friday’s press briefing, President Donald Trump announced Lou Holtz will be awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom.

Two more Gamecocks opt out, another opts back in for 2020 season

A pair of South Carolina wide receivers told coach Will Muschamp earlier this week they wanted to opt-out of the 2020 season because they’re concerned about the COVID-19 virus.

  Premium seating added at Williams-Brice Stadium to enhance gameday experience for fans

In all, the university spent $22.5 million to add premium seating in the stadium for fans.

Clemson releases plan for spectators at football games

Clemson Athletics received approval from the South Carolina Department of Commerce on August 27 to welcome spectators at fall sport home facilities, including Memorial Stadium, Historic Riggs Field and Jervey Gym.

Kickoff times announced for 4 games on Gamecocks’ football schedule

Kickoff times for four of South Carolina's football games have been announced.

‘We want to make a statement on our campus’: UofSC student-athletes call for social justice amid recent events

Muschamp says that the reason for this discussion is to make a statement on campus, not only showing that they are against police brutality but to demonstrate leadership as well.

‘It’s another pandemic’: Staley shares views on racism in wake of recent boycotts, protests

Over time, Dawn Staley has used her platform to call for social change and racial equality.

Fan guidelines released by UofSC for upcoming football season at Williams-Brice Stadium

The announcement from the university comes a little more than a week after the Southeastern Conference announced its fan safety and health guidelines for member schools regarding fall sports.

Cincinnati Bengals player Mackensie Alexander’s father found safe, sheriff’s office says

Jean Alexandre walked up to a ranger's station at a state park, according to the Okeechobee County Sheriff's Office

Muschamp updates latest COVID-19 testing numbers for Gamecocks

Muschamp believes the team’s leadership group has done a good job of making sure all players are doing what’s been asked of them by the coaching staff.

Cincinnati Bengals cornerback Mackensie Alexander arrested in Florida

A Bengals spokeswoman says they are aware of the situation and have no comment

  Brooks’ road to Columbia paved with determination

Brooks welcomes an opportunity to compete against the best in the SEC, and prove he belongs.

NCAA eligibility ruling solves some problems, creates others

Players won't be charged a year of eligibility this year

No positive results among Clemson fall sport student-athletes in latest COVID-19 testing update, officials say

In all, 461 tests were administered earlier this week. The latest round of testing produced a 1.1% positive rate.

Bobo on CSU allegations: ‘I have nothing to hide’

Bobo was hired by Colorado State in 2015, and players interviewed for the story “accused (Bobo) of making racially insensitive comments and verbally harassing assistant coaches, players and staff during his five years,” The Coloradoan’s Miles Blumhardt wrote.

Gamecocks’ Staley joins SEC Council on Racial Equity and Social Justice

The new council will work to identify resources, come up with strategies, and help with the implementation that will ultimately promote racial equality and social justice, while fostering diversity, helping overcome racism, and pursuing non-discrimination in intercollegiate athletics.

Fans allowed at fall sporting events at UofSC with reduced seating plan

A limited number of fans will be allowed to attend fall sporting events at the University of South Carolina.

USC’s MarShawn Lloyd To Miss 2020 Season

Freshman RB suffered a torn ACL

Will Muschamp sends well-wishes to WIS Sports Director Rick Henry after prostate cancer diagnosis

During his press conference on Monday, Will Muschamp expressed well-wishes for the longtime WIS Sports Anchor/Director Rick Henry.

Clemson adds The Citadel to 2020 football schedule

The Tigers and Bulldogs will square off at Memorial Stadium on September 19.

Hilinski eyes improvement heading into sophomore campaign with Gamecocks

Sophomore Ryan Hilinski, the returning starting quarterback, is focused on improving his command of the new offense.

C.J. Spiller joins Clemson football staff

Clemson coach Dabo Swinney announced that Spiller is joining his coaching staff as a graduate intern.

SEC announces fan health, safety guidelines ahead of upcoming football season

The Southeastern Conference has announced guidelines to help universities establish expectations to manage the health and safety of fans ahead of the 2020 season.

SEC releases full conference-only schedule for 2020 season

Here's a look at South Carolina's full 2020 football schedule.

Muschamp: Racial accusations against Bobo ‘completely absurd’

South Carolina Gamecocks coach Will Muschamp spoke in firm opposition to the story that accused Mike Bobo of making racially insensitive comments during his tenure as head coach at Colorado State.

SoCon postpones fall conference competition

The Citadel will be allowed to play non conference games in the fall

ESPN wins Sports Emmy for ‘Hilinski’s Hope’ documentary

The Hilinski family appears in the documentary, which details the tragic death of former Washington State quarterback Tyler Hilinski.

Sankey remains comfortable with SEC medical experts’ assessment on moving forward with football season

SEC commissioner Greg Sankey issued a statement via Twitter following the announcements by the Big Ten and Pac-12 to postpone football until the spring.

‘All options on the table’ for Gamecocks football season as SEC ‘remains comfortable’ with its plans

The SEC responded to the PAC-12 and the Big Ten’s decision to cancel their season by saying the league “remains comfortable” with their plans.

REPORT: SEC presidents expected to discuss plans for fall athletics in impromptu meeting

Presidents of schools in the Southeastern Conference (SEC) are scheduled to have an unexpected meeting Monday, Aug. 10, according to Sports Illustrated’s Ross Dellenger.

Fate of college football hangs in the balance as players plead to play this season

As players in Columbia, Clemson, and across the nation plead to play, the question is, will they?

Players unite in push to save college season, create union

Clemson's Trevor Lawrence among the faces of college football players trying to keep the season alive