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Conference climbers

COLUMBIA — Sindarius Thornwell waited to play a game like this his entire career. The South Carolina senior wasn't going to let the opportunity pass him by. Thornwell scored 15 of his 20 …

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Rodriguez, Bagwell, Raines earn election to Hall of Fame

NEW YORK - Bags and Rock and Pudge are heading to Cooperstown. After a vote that could prove to be a turning point how Steroids Era stars are viewed, Barry Bonds and Roger Clemens could be joining them in the next few years. Jeff Bagwell, Tim …

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Thornwell’s return helps USC defeat Georgia

ATHENS, Ga. — P.J. Dozier scored 24 points and Sindarius Thornwell had 19 in his return from a six-game suspension to lead South Carolina to a 67-61 win over Georgia in the Gamecocks’ Southeastern Conference opener on Wednesday …

Crawford's 28 lead Memphis over South Carolina 70-54

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Markel Crawford scored a career-high 28 points and Dedric Lawson added 19 points, 15 rebounds and a career-high eight assists to help Memphis beat South Carolina 70-54 on …
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Smooth operators

CLEMSON — Don’t look for any drama to engulf Clemson’s offense with co-coordinators Tony Elliott and Jeff Scott running the …
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Winter mornings bring quite a show

Standing at the edge of the flooded woods, in the dusk of evening, I saw a very big bird coming over the trees, floating on silent wings. It banked and dropped through the timber, disappearing from view. I heard a very faint splash. Of course, I …
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USC lands visit from former Vols OL commit Tucker

South Carolina is looking to add to its current group of three committed offensive linemen and the Gamecocks have landed an official visit from Jordan Tucker of Roswell, Ga. The former Tennessee commitment said he will visit USC on Jan. 21. This …