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Slow starts don’t always mean the sky is falling
September 27, 2017 – 12:01 am | No Comment
Slow starts don’t always mean the sky is falling | Test

My late, great dad was the man who helped cultivate my love and appreciation for sports. But when it came to being a fan, well, Pop was just a wee bit pessimistic.

Clemson kicking job now belongs to Spence
September 27, 2017 – 12:01 am | No Comment
Clemson kicking job now belongs to Spence | Test

CLEMSON — From the first moment a placekicker drops his head, dangles his arms and prepares to attack a football with the business end of his leg, the dream is always the same:

Robbie Tinsley: Warning bells need to be heard, heeded by Tigers
September 27, 2017 – 12:01 am | No Comment
Robbie Tinsley: Warning bells need to be heard, heeded by Tigers | Test

Yes, all wins look the same in the standings.

Clemson starts slow but beats Boston College, 34-7
September 23, 2017 – 9:07 pm | No Comment
Clemson starts slow but beats Boston College, 34-7 | Test

CLEMSON — It wasn’t pretty, but the No. 2 Clemson Tigers took care of business on Saturday.

Bryant’s emergence turns Tigers into contenders again
September 23, 2017 – 12:44 am | No Comment
Bryant’s emergence turns Tigers into contenders again | Test

While watching this week’s Monday Night Football game between Green Bay and Atlanta, my father randomly texted to ask if I’d been to the new mega-modern Mercedes-Benz Stadium yet.

Streaking Tigers still not satisfied
September 23, 2017 – 12:42 am | No Comment
Streaking Tigers still not satisfied | Test

CLEMSON — One of the keys to Dabo Swinney’s success as a coach — and in turn Clemson’s success as a program — is an ability to maintain an even keel.

Seneca evens record at expense of Pickens
September 23, 2017 – 12:39 am | No Comment
Seneca evens record at expense of Pickens | Test

Beating the Pickens Blue Flame at its own game, the Seneca Bobcats coasted to victory on Friday night, outgaining the Blue Flame by 51 yards on the ground in a lopsided 38-0 win at Bill Isaacs Field in Pickens. Firing on all cylinders after a disheartening loss last week, the Bobcats were efficient on both sides of the ball, leading to high praise being given by Seneca head coach Hal Capps following the contest.

Liberty overwhelms West-Oak’s Warriors
September 23, 2017 – 12:08 am | No Comment
Liberty overwhelms West-Oak’s Warriors | Test

LIBERTY — The West Oak Warriors traveled to Liberty on Friday night hoping to end a losing streak that spans 15 games and goes back to the 2015 season. After starting the 2017 season winless in five attempts, head coach Josh Pierce and company were throttled by the Red Devils, falling by a final score of 44-0.

Streaking Walhalla improves to 4-1
September 23, 2017 – 12:06 am | No Comment
Streaking Walhalla improves to 4-1 | Test

CAMPOBELLO — Chris Meadors threw five passes in the first half on Friday night — and three of them were Walhalla touchdowns.

Clemson loses kicker Huegel to ACL tear
September 22, 2017 – 12:01 am | No Comment
Clemson loses kicker Huegel to ACL tear | Test

CLEMSON — Clemson starting placekicker Greg Huegel suffered a torn ACL and is out for the remainder of the season.