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The University of South Carolina plans on opening in the fall.

NCAA weighs moratorium amid push to offer fall sports

The NCAA Division I Council debated Wednesday whether to let a moratorium on voluntary workouts on campus expire at the end of the month as a growing number of college leaders express confidence that fall sports will be played in some form. NCAA …

USC football coach Will Muschamp will take a pay cut for the upcoming fiscal year.

Muschamp, Martin, Staley, Tanner taking cuts for USC's new fiscal year

University of South Carolina football head coach Will Muschamp, men's basketball head coach Frank Martin, women's basketball head coach Dawn Staley and athletics director Ray Tanner will all take voluntary 10% pay reductions for the 2020-21 fiscal …

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Clemson lands 5-star running back Shipley

Five-star running back Will Shipley (5-feet-11-inches, 198 pounds) of Matthews, N.C., announced a commitment to Clemson on Wednesday over Notre Dame. Shipley had a national offer list that also includes South Carolina, Stanford, Ohio State, …

All but one of the schools in the SEC plans to reopen their campuses this fall, opening the door for South Carolina, led by quarterback Ryan Hilinksi (3), to return to the football field this season.

SEC schools, including USC, expect campuses to be open in the fall

All but one of the 14 schools in the Southeastern Conference have indicated they plan to reopen their campuses for the fall semester, a step widely believed to be needed to resume football and other sports. South Carolina and Tennessee on …

Clemson is one of eight ACC schools with plans in place to reopen in the fall, giving Amari Rodgers (3) and the Tigers a chance to return to action.

More than half of ACC football schools aim to reopen in fall

Eight of the 14 football-playing members of the Atlantic Coast Conference are making plans for reopening campuses this fall while four others have publicly said they are exploring scenarios for a return following the outbreak of the coronavirus …

South Carolina defensive tackle Javon Kinlaw (3) was drafted by the San Fransisco 49ers as the 14th overall pick on Thursday.

49ers make 2 trades, end up with DT Kinlaw, WR Aiyuk

The new league year for San Francisco started with the 49ers losing defensive tackle DeForest Buckner and receiver Emmanuel Sanders. So when it came to the draft, the defending NFC champion Niners were happy to be able to fill those holes by …

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Gamecocks land North Carolina linebacker Steele

The University of South Carolina football program reeled in one of its longtime targets on Saturday in 3-star linebacker Bryce Steele (6-feet-2-inches, 200 pounds) of Raleigh, N.C. He announced for USC over North Carolina and Texas. Steele is …

Clemson defensive back A J Terrell was selected by the Atlanta Falcons with the 16th overall pick on Thursday.

Falcons bolster secondary with Clemson CB Terrell at No. 16

ATLANTA - The Atlanta Falcons moved to bolster their secondary by taking Clemson cornerback A.J. Terrell with the No. 16 pick in the NFL draft Thursday night, looking past his struggles in the national championship game. Following the release of …

NCAA athletes like Clemson quarterback Trevor Lawerence (16) are one step closer to being able to make money off of their likenesses because of new recommended rule changes that were proposed to the NCAA this week.

NCAA moves toward allowing athletes to be paid sponsors

The NCAA is moving closer to allowing Division I athletes to earn money from endorsements and sponsorship deals they can strike on their own as early as next year. Recommended rule changes that would clear the way for athletes to earn money from …

LSU quarterback Joe Burrow (9) is expected to be the first of a potentially record-setting number of SEC players in the NFL draft on Thursday.

SEC poised to break own NFL record for opening-round choices

GAINESVILLE, Fla. - The Southeastern Conference is expected to shatter two of its own NFL draft records. The football powerhouse could have as many as 16 players selected in the opening round Thursday night, a number that would top the previous …

Clemson wide receiver Tee Higgins (5) is among the players hurt by the coronavirus pandemic after groin injuries kept him from taking part in the NFL Combine and hampered him while running at his pro day.

Virus costly to draft prospects needing face time with teams

The NFL's shutdown because of the coronavirus pandemic is denying teams the opportunity to get face time with draft prospects who have been injured, have checkered pasts or are under the radar. Those players are at risk of being selected lower in …

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HBCU NFL hopefuls adjust after canceled pro days, combine

De'Montrez Burroughs looked at it as his best shot to accomplish his NFL dream. The South Carolina State senior receiver had the dates circled on his calendar. First, the Bulldogs' annual pro day on March 19, followed a week later by the …

South Carolina women's basketball head coach Dawn Staley said on Thursday she considers her team as the national champion despite the season being cut short by the coronavirus.

Staley thinks No. 1 South Carolina is national champions

COLUMBIA - South Carolina coach Dawn Staley believes her top-ranked Gamecocks are the women's basketball national champions, even without an NCAA Tournament trophy to put in their display case due to the pandemic-shortened season. "Why not?" she …

Clemson head coach Dabo Swinney believes that the college football season will start on time despite the sports world currently being shut down by the coronavirus.

Clemson's Swinney expects college football season to begin on time

Detractors of Clemson football head coach Dabo Swinney have often declared him to be a glorified cheerleader. Some of those same people now may be ready to fall in behind Swinney with his cheery optimism on the state of college football. After a …

UNLV's Anderson Hunt (12)  leave the floor with stunned teammates after losing to Duke in a 1991 NCAA national semifinal game in Indianapolis.

AP Was There: Duke ends UNLV's repeat bid in 1991 Final Four

A panel of Associated Press sports writers voted in March 2020 on the top 10 men's basketball games in the history of the NCAA Tournament. They are being republished because the sport has been shut down because of the coronavirus pandemic. The …