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In-state lineman favoring Clemson
March 17, 2015 – 12:05 am | No Comment
In-state lineman favoring Clemson | Test

Prior to attending Clemson’s recent junior day, offensive lineman John Simpson of Fort Dorchester had the Tigers and South Carolina high up on his list with little difference between them.

Kornblut: Linemen high on Tigers
March 10, 2015 – 12:15 am | No Comment
Kornblut: Linemen high on Tigers | Test

Offensive lineman John Simpson of Fort Dorchester won his first Class 4A heavyweight wrestling championship last month, and now he’s moving forward with his football recruiting.

Phil Kornblut: Johnson hopes to join Tigers soon
March 3, 2015 – 12:15 am | No Comment
Phil Kornblut: Johnson hopes to join Tigers soon | Test

A.C. Flora wide receiver Denzel Johnson recently made more improvement on his last ACT. According to his coach, he should be qualified at the end of May as long as there’s no slippage in his regular grades.

Greg Oliver: Braves doing the right thing by rebuilding farm system
February 27, 2015 – 12:15 am | No Comment
Greg Oliver: Braves doing the right thing by rebuilding farm system | Test

The first Major League Baseball spring training game will be played Sunday, but fans won’t have a good idea of how good their squads are until the regular season begins in April.

South Carolina adds baseball game to slate
February 26, 2015 – 12:00 am | No Comment
South Carolina adds baseball game to slate | Test

The South Carolina baseball team has added a non-conference game with High Point on March 4 at 4 p.m. at Carolina Stadium.

Kornblut: Tigers, Gamecocks pursuing offensive lineman
February 24, 2015 – 12:15 am | No Comment
Kornblut: Tigers, Gamecocks pursuing offensive lineman | Test

Offensive lineman Tyler Pritchett (6-2, 288) of Auburn, Ala., is a coveted prospect with 16 offers thus far.

Gamecocks interested in Clemson target
February 17, 2015 – 12:10 am | No Comment
Gamecocks interested in Clemson target | Test

South Carolina has jumped back into the recruiting ring for A.C. Flora wide receiver/defensive back Denzel Johnson, who remains uncommitted and unsigned while awaiting the result of his last ACT test.

Phil Kornblut: Tigers still hoping to add 1 more
February 10, 2015 – 12:15 am | No Comment
Phil Kornblut: Tigers still hoping to add 1 more | Test

A.C. Flora wide receiver/defensive back Denzel Johnson let national signing day pass without applying his signature to any documents, but he’s hopeful the document he signed Saturday will open the door to what he really wants — a letter of intent from Clemson.

Tigers turn page to 2016
February 3, 2015 – 12:15 am | No Comment
Tigers turn page to 2016 | Test

Clemson has had its 2015 class in place for a couple of weeks, so the Tigers have turned the page to 2016. They hosted juniors on Saturday, picking up one commitment, and could land three more this week.

Gamecocks land commitment
January 31, 2015 – 12:00 am | No Comment
Gamecocks land commitment | Test

Offensive lineman Trey Derouen (6-3, 309) of Lilburn, Ga., announced a commitment to South Carolina on Thursday night, giving the Gamecocks their fifth offensive lineman for the class and 31 total newcomers to the program.

Gamecocks ranked 10th in poll
January 30, 2015 – 12:05 am | No Comment
Gamecocks ranked 10th in poll | Test

The South Carolina baseball is ranked No. 10 in the nation in the USA TODAY Sports Preseason Coaches Poll that was released Thursday.

Kornblut: Gamecocks get pledge from offensive lineman
January 27, 2015 – 12:15 am | No Comment
Kornblut: Gamecocks get pledge from offensive lineman | Test

Offensive lineman Cory Helms (6-4, 305) of Alpharetta, Ga., who is a Wake Forest transfer, made his official visit to South Carolina over the weekend, but he needed a little bit of time on the drive home to realize what he saw in the rearview mirror is where he wanted to be.

Gamecocks pick up 2017 pledge
January 24, 2015 – 12:05 am | No Comment
Gamecocks pick up 2017 pledge | Test

Shrine Bowl offensive lineman Dennis Daley (6-6, 290) of Ridge View announced a commitment to South Carolina on Friday, but he won’t be part of the Gamecocks’ program before January of 2017.

Gamecocks ranked in preseason poll
January 21, 2015 – 12:05 am | No Comment
Gamecocks ranked in preseason poll | Test

South Carolina is ranked No. 14 in the nation in the Perfect Game preseason top 25 pool, which was released Tuesday.

Tigers get pledge from Fields
January 20, 2015 – 12:15 am | No Comment
Tigers get pledge from Fields | Test

It appeared defensive back Mark Fields Jr., a former South Carolina commitment, may have given Clemson a silent commitment over the weekend. But late Monday night, he went public with his decision, according to multiple reports, as he pledged to head coach Dabo Swinney and the Tigers.

Gamecocks get pledge from transfer safety
January 16, 2015 – 12:25 am | No Comment
Gamecocks get pledge from transfer safety | Test

After the decommitment of a pair of defensive backs, South Carolina filled one of those openings Thursday with a commitment from safety Toure Boyd (6-1, 193) of Chaffey (Calif.) Junior College.

Tigers keeping secondary options open
January 13, 2015 – 12:15 am | No Comment
Tigers keeping secondary options open | Test

It’s clear Clemson’s top choice for its remaining secondary scholarship is Mark Fields Jr. of Cornelius, N.C., who will visit Friday and currently lists Clemson as his favorite.

Kornblut: Tigers land top target at defensive tackle
January 6, 2015 – 12:15 am | No Comment
Kornblut: Tigers land top target at defensive tackle | Test

Christian Wilkins, an Under Armour All American and regarded as one of the top defensive tackles in the country for the 2015 class, announced a commitment to Clemson on his Twitter account on Monday afternoon.