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No. 9 South Carolina Gamecocks Topped by No. 21 Texas A&M, 52-28

No. 9 South Carolina Gamecocks Topped by No. 21 Texas A&M, 52-28

Jones grabs career-high 113 yards and two touchdowns on five receptions Final Stats COLUMBIA, SC August 28, 2014 – No. 9 South Carolina saw its 18-game home winning streak end tonight to No. 21 Texas A&M, 52-28 at Williams-Brice Stadium in the first-ever meeting between the two teams.  Aggie sophomore quarterback Kenny Hill passed for a school record 511 yards and three touchdowns. Senior quarterback Dylan Thompson threw for 366 yards and four touchdowns and senior wide receiver Nick Jones had a career-high 113 yards receiving and two touchdowns. On a third-and five on the opening drive, Hill stepped up in the pocket to create time and found an open Ricky Seals-Jones over the middle where he weaved his way […]

Uptown Charlotte Welcomes Race for the Cure® and the Chicago Bears Oct. 4-5, 2014

Uptown Charlotte Welcomes Race for the Cure® and the Chicago Bears Oct. 4-5, 2014

CHARLOTTE, NC August 27, 2014 – Fans of Carolina Panthers star running back DeAngelo Williams will be busy in uptown Charlotte the weekend of Oct. 4-5. On Saturday, Williams Warriors, inspired by Williams and his late mother Sandra Hill, will participate in the 18th Annual Susan G. Komen Charlotte Race for the Cure®. On Sunday, Oct. 5, attention will shift to Charlotte’s Bank of America Stadium as the Panthers and Williams host the Chicago Bears.   DeAngelo Williams has a personal connection to the Komen cause, losing his mother and four aunts, Sandra Hill’s sisters, to breast cancer. The Williams Warriors team has raised over $100,000 for the cause. Williams was honored this year as a Komen Charlotte “Pink Tie Guy” […]

South Carolina Gamecocks Football Opens 2014 Season On Thursday Vs. Texas A&M

South Carolina Gamecocks Football Opens 2014 Season On Thursday Vs. Texas A&M

Kickoff set for 6 p.m. on the SEC Network South Carolina Gamecocks vs Texas A&M Aggies football Gamenotes (PDF) COLUMBIA, SC August 28, 2014 – The 2014 South Carolina football season gets underway Thursday, August 28, when the Gamecocks begin SEC action against Texas A&M. It’s the first gridiron meeting between the two schools. The 6 p.m. ET game will be televised nationally by the SEC Network with Brent Musburger and Jesse Palmer in the booth and Kaylee Hartung and Maria Taylor on the sidelines. Westwood One has the national radio broadcast with John Sadak handling the play-by-play and Chris Doering providing the color commentary. Todd Ellis and Tommy Suggs handle the call for the Gamecock Radio Network with Langston […]

Clemson Tigers Football Practice Report August 27 , 2014

Clemson Tigers Football Practice Report August 27 , 2014

By: Clemson Athletic Communications CLEMSON, SC August 27, 2014 — Wednesday, the Clemson Tigers had their final physical practice in preparation for the season opener at Georgia on Saturday night. The Tigers worked for over two hours on the practice fields behind the indoor facility. They will have one final practice on Thursday, but won’t be in full pads. TICKETS: Clemson Tigers Football Georgia’s fight song played over the P.A. system for much of the practice as the Tigers attempt to simulate the environment they will experience on Saturday night when over 90,000 fans will be in attendance. “We do that for the offense,” said head coach Dabo Swinney. “It isn’t a problem for the defense. It will be quiet when […]

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South Carolina Gamecocks make final preparations

South Carolina Gamecocks make final preparations

South Carolina Football Tuesday Practice Report COLUMBIA, SC August 26, 2014 – Tbe South Carolina football team is putting the finishing touches on their game preparations for the 2014 season opener. The No. 9 Gamecocks will host No 21 Texas A&M on Thursday, August 28. Game time is set for 6 p.m. ET at a sold-out Williams-Brice Stadium in Columbia. TICKETS: South Carolina Gamecocks Football (SEC Football) Following Tuesday’s practice, defensive coordinator Lorenzo Ward said that sophomore Jonathan Walton would get the nod at WILL linebacker over projected starter Skai Moore, although Moore would play early. “You just got to make sure he does what he was supposed to do when you ask him to do something,” said Ward of […]

An interview with Clemson Football Head Coach Dabo Swinney

An interview with Clemson Football Head Coach Dabo Swinney

CLEMSON, SC August 26, 2014: COACH SWINNEY: Well, it’s finally here. I know everybody is excited to get the season going, and I know I am. It’s exciting to get this first week here. Seems like it’s been an extra long camp for whatever reason, so really glad to get to game week. TICKETS: Clemson Tigers Football (ACC Football) I’m excited to see our team play. You know, just looking forward to seeing where we are. You can only get so far from an evaluation standpoint in practice, and you know, at some point, you’ve got to go play and kind of take that next step in the evaluation of just where you are and then grow and make adjustments […]

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South Carolina Gamecocks just days away from opener

South Carolina Gamecocks just days away from opener

Carolina Football Practice Report COLUMBIA, SC August 24, 2014 – The South Carolina football team continued preparations for Thursday’s season opener against Texas A&M by working out for two hours at the Bluff Road “Proving Grounds” on Sunday afternoon. Linebackers coach Kirk Botkin said that the competition between T.J. Holloman and Kaiwan Lewis is still tight, with Holloman holding a slight edge. “He has just brought a little more of a physical presence,” said Botkin. “He’s always been really good in pass coverage and has some great ball skills. He’s just been a little bit more physical in his play and a little more consistent. Against spread teams, we like (Holloman) a little better. Kaiwan does a good job too. […]

Clemson Tigers Football Practice Report – Aug. 21, 2014

Clemson Tigers Football Practice Report – Aug. 21, 2014

Clemson Tigers Hold Beanie Bowl Thursday; Choice to Avoid Redshirt CLEMSON, SC August 21, 2014 — With the news of a season-ending injury to running back Zac Brooks on Wednesday, Dabo Swinney announced after Thursday’s practice that freshman Adam Choice would not redshirt this year. TICKETS: Clemson Tigers Football (ACC Football) “With Zac’s injury we have just three healthy running backs to open the season,” he said. “You can’t go through a season with just three backs, so Adam Choice is going to play this year. Adam has had a great camp. He has a lot of natural ability and we have been very impressed with his ability to pick up the offense. We will get him ready and he […]

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South Carolina Gamecocks Football just one week away from opener

South Carolina Gamecocks Football just one week away from opener

Carolina Football Practice Report COLUMBIA, SC August 21, 2014 – A hot and muggy afternoon on the first day of fall semester classes greeted the South Carolina football team as they worked out for about two hours at the Bluff Road practice fields. TICKETS: South Carolina Gamecocks Football (SEC Football) Running back Mike Davis returned to practice on Thursday, but offensive lineman Cody Waldrop remains sidelined with a sore oblique muscle. “Cody Waldrop will be back Saturday morning,” predicted offensive line coach Shawn Elliott. With Waldrop sidelined, Will Sport has been playing right guard with Clayton Stadnik at center. “When Cody gets back, Cody will go to right guard and get some reps there. Will Sport has done a really […]

South Carolina Gamecocks take part in ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

South Carolina Gamecocks take part in ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

Carolina Football Practice Report COLUMBIA, SC August 19, 2014 – The South Carolina Gamecock football team practiced under the lights at the Bluff Road “Proving Grounds” on Tuesday night. The squad continues its preparations for the 2014 season opener, set for Thursday, August 28, against Texas A&M. GET TICKETS: South Carolina Gamecocks Football (SEC Football) Following practice, Athletics Director Ray Tanner, head coach Steve Spurrier and the entire Gamecock football coaching staff, took part in the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge. South Carolina Gamecocks Football – ALS Ice Bucket Challenge “I had two teammates with the 49ers that had ALS,” said Coach Spurrier. “It’s a terrible disease. Whatever we can do to help raise some money to fight it, we’re going […]