Socastee High School catcher Caid Byrd committed to Clemson last month and now looks to lead the region champion Braves in the playoffs.
Gene Sapakoff column: The Gamecocks and Tigers, for different reasons, need a victory in a make-up game set for May 11 at Clemson.
ATLANTA - Andrew Jenkins' two-run homer in the seventh inning broke a 7-7 tie in Georgia Tech's 9-8 victory over Clemson to complete a series sweep at Russ Chandler Stadium on May 9.
Gene Sapakoff column: Juggling Nick Saban and Dabo Swinney, Kirby Smart and Dan Mullen and the right spot for Shane Beamer and other new coaches in the SEC and ACC.
WILLIAMSBURG, Va. — Harrison Hawkins hit a two-run homer in each game and finished the day with six RBIs while Trey Pooser pitched seven shutout innings in the opener to lead the College of Charleston to a doubleheader and series sweep of William & Mary.
It was during Clemson's baseball game against South Carolina at Greenville's Fluor Field on Feb. 27 that coach Monte Lee knew right-hander Mack Anglin had turned a corner.
Clemson on May 5 announced defensive end Justin Foster will return to the program in 2021, a course reversal after the redshirt senior stepped away from the team Feb. 24 after a long battle with COVID-19.
Gene Sapakoff column: 12 Clemson stars on defense were picked in the first or second round of the NFL draft from 2015-2020 and so far the only Pro Bowl appearance among them was turned in by Vic Beasley, widely considered a pro football bust. While it’s early for recent draftees, it’s a pattern worth explaining
CLEMSON — There is no more powerful sports commodity than nostalgia. So when former Clemson teammates Trevor Lawrence and Travis Etienne on April 30 held their new Jacksonville Jaguars jerseys aloft, football fans across the Upstate swooned.
That Lawrence would be selected with the top pick was no surprise. But there is perhaps no more anticipated sports ritual than the annual NFL draft, and by extension, the coronation of the first selection.
The announcements have come out like a steady drip in recent days: Trevor Lawrence has signed with Gatorade, Bose, Adidas, Blockfolio. It is an impressive endorsement list for the former Clemson star, and one that is likely to grow.
Gene Sapakoff column: 40 years ago, the Palmetto State made a huge impact on the NFL draft, starting with first overall pick George Rogers but including some late-round jewels.
CLEMSON — Rare is it that milestone wins carry much weight for college baseball coaches. They look good on press releases and resumes, but for a coach every win counts the same in the standings — from No. 1 to No. 1,000.
Clemson and College of Charleston won single games Friday night while Charleston Southern and The Citadel were swept in doubleheaders.
Clemson will reinstate its men's track and field and cross country teams after reaching a settlement with lawyers representing both men and women's athletes at the university, the school announced April 22.
Harrison Hawkins smashed the Cougars’ record-setting seventh grand slam of the season, William Privette tossed six strong innings and coach Chad Holbrook collected his 100th win at College of Charleston in an 11-2 win over The Citadel on April 20 at Riley Park.
CORAL GABLES, FLA. - Tony Jenkins' sacrifice fly in the ninth inning lifted Miami to a 3-2 walkoff win over Clemson to complete a three-game sweep at Mark Light Field on April 18.
CLEMSON — After back surgery kept him from performing at Clemson's pro day March 11, offensive lineman Jackson Carman held a personal workout April 15 at the Tigers' facility for representatives from about 18 NFL teams.
The Citadel got strong pitching out of the bullpen from Cameron Reeves and timely hitting to secure a 5-4 victory over ETSU in the series opener Friday afternoon at Riley Park.
A good field at the RBC Heritage, the PGA Championship set for the Ocean Course in May, a PGA Tour event moved from Canada to Ridgeland for June, Dustin Johnson and so many other tour players with state ties combine to put South Carolina professional golf in a sweet spot.
That Swinney took a chance on Kareem McNeal's son is a testament to the bond of Alabama's 1992 national championship team, Kareem said.
North Myrtle Beach senior starting pitcher Billy Barlow, who signed with Clemson on Feb. 3, is attracting MLB scouts with his 94-mile per hour fastball and his ability to get strikeouts.
CLEMSON - Virginia overcame a 4-3 deficit with three two-out runs in the seventh inning in its 6-5 victory over Clemson at Doug Kingsmore Stadium on April 11.
Perhaps no one was prouder than Monte Lee as Dylan Brewer carried the Tigers to a series win at N.C. State with three homers and 10 RBIs last weekend.
Clemson was with just three of its scholarship cornerbacks in the spring game, but Andrew Booth Jr., junior Sheridan Jones and freshman Nate Wiggins proved why the group could be a strength for the Tigers in 2021.
ATHENS, Ga. — Freshman Will Sanders pitched eight-plus innings, allowing just one run while the University of South Carolina baseball team’s offense belted three home runs in a 5-1 win over Georgia April 4 at Foley Field. Carolina picks up a series win over Georgia in Athens for the first ti…
Gene Sapakoff column: D.J. Uiagalelei made a flashy start at Clemson's annual spring game, a slight glimpse of 2021 things to come
RALEIGH - Dylan Brewer blasted a pair of home runs and Alex Urban hit a two-run single in the eighth inning to break a 6-6 tie in Clemson's 10-6 victory over N.C. State at Doak Field.
The spring game April 3 will mark Clemson's first public showing since the Tigers' College Football Playoff loss to Ohio State in the Sugar Bowl.
Gene Sapakoff column: Mount Pleasant's Debbie Antonelli called early-round men's and women's NCAA Tournament games as a television analyst, so who better to ask about a pair of Final Fours?
COLUMBIA - Brady Allen homered and drove in three runs as No. 11 South Carolina defeated Gardner-Webb 9-4 at Founders Park on March 30.
The NCAA is expected to adopt rules allowing athletes to profit off their name, image and likeness (NIL) ahead of the 2021-22 academic year. But that colleges and universities will likely retain the right to indirectly profit off players' NIL long after the players leave.
COLUMBIA - Brannon Jordan struck out nine in seven innings and Wes Clarke belted a three-run home run as No. 20 South Carolina defeated No. 5 Florida 4-1 March 27 at Founders Park.