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South Carolina, Ohio State, Stanford and UCLA top seeds in second women's NCAA Tournament reveal

Feb. 29, 2024 19:14 PM EST

South Carolina, Ohio State, Stanford and UCLA would be the No. 1 seeds in the NCAA Tournament if it began now. The NCAA women’s basketball selection committee on Thursday did its second reveal of the teams in line for the top 16 seeds. A lot has changed in the two weeks since the...

South Carolina lawmakers finally debate electing judges, but big changes not expected

Feb. 29, 2024 16:12 PM EST

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — After months of just talking among themselves, lawmakers in South Carolina are finally debating making changes in how the General Assembly chooses judges. Senators on Thursday took up a bill altering the procedure for picking who sits on the bench. But there...

What is Super Tuesday? Why it matters and what to watch

Feb. 29, 2024 14:52 PM EST

The biggest day of this year's primary campaign is approaching as 16 states vote in contests known as Super Tuesday. The elections are a crucial moment for President Joe Biden and Donald Trump, who are the overwhelming front-runners for the Democratic and Republican presidential...

Nikki Haley can't win the Republican primary with 40%. But she can expose some of Trump's weaknesses

Feb. 29, 2024 12:16 PM EST

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (AP) — Donald Trump's campaign has vowed not to talk about her anymore. Many pundits have written her off entirely. But Nikki Haley is still campaigning across the country — and plenty of Republican voters are coming to hear what she has to say. Before packed...

Editorial Roundup: South Carolina

Feb. 29, 2024 07:20 AM EST

Post and Courier. February 25, 2024. Editorial: The sabotage effort has already begun; hang tough on fixing SC health services There’s not a single, perfect way to consolidate South Carolina’s many disjointed, uncommunicative health agencies. You could merge every...

Davis scores on layup with 3 seconds left, giving No. 18 South Carolina a 70-68 win over Texas A&M

Feb. 28, 2024 23:23 PM EST

COLLEGE STATION, Texas (AP) — Zachary Davis scored on a layup with three seconds remaining to give No. 18 South Carolina a 70-68 victory over Texas A&M on Wednesday night. Meechie Johnson took an inbounds pass with less than 10 seconds remaining and drove down the lane before...

Broadnax delivers in clutch as South Carolina Upstate downs Presbyterian 74-72

Feb. 28, 2024 21:58 PM EST

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (AP) — Trae Broadnax made the go-ahead layup with 1.5 seconds left in South Carolina Upstate's 74-72 win against Presbyterian on Wednesday night. After Presbyterian's Kory Mincy hit a 3-pointer to tie it with 10 seconds to go, Broadnax drove the length of the...

Clemson, Swinney hoping to build off 5-game winning streak to finish 2023

Feb. 28, 2024 19:07 PM EST

CLEMSON, S.C. (AP) — Clemson coach Dabo Swinney challenged his team to finish a spiraling season strong and the Tigers complied, ending with five straight victories. Swinney now wants his players to keep pushing forward as Clemson opened spring workouts Wednesday. ...

South Carolina's push to be next-to-last state with hate crimes law stalls again

Feb. 28, 2024 17:28 PM EST

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Supporters who want to make South Carolina the next-to-last U.S. state to pass a hate crimes law increasing penalties for some crimes fueled by race, gender or sexual orientation are running out of time to get what could be a decisive vote in the state Senate. ...

Kamilla Cardoso expected back in the lineup Thursday for No. 1 South Carolina

Feb. 28, 2024 17:28 PM EST

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — South Carolina leading scorer and rebounder Kamilla Cardoso has practiced the last two days and is expected to play Thursday at Arkansas, coach Dawn Staley said Wednesday. Cardoso, a 6-foot-7 forward from Brazil who's averaging 14.1 points and 10.1 rebounds,...