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Wake Forest RB Beal-Smith transferring to South Carolina

Jan. 10, 2022 23:23 PM EST

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Wake Forest running back Christian Beal-Smith, the Demon Deacons' leading rusher the past two years, is transferring to South Carolina. Beal-Smith, who entered the transfer portal earlier this month, announced his choice on social media Monday night. ...

Beamer gets mayonnaise bath as South Carolina wins Mayo Bowl

Dec. 30, 2021 16:28 PM EST

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — South Carolina coach Shane Beamer anticipated getting a bucket of mayonnaise dumped over his head would be awful. And yet, it was worse than he could have imagined. Beamer got hit in the back of the head by the cooler before 4 1/2 gallons of...

Mayonnaise bath awaits winning coach of Duke's Mayo Bowl

Dec. 29, 2021 13:24 PM EST

Duke's Mayo Bowl: North Carolina (6-6) vs. South Carolina (6-6), Thursday, 11:30 a.m. Eastern, (ESPN). Line: North Carolina by 9 1/2, according to FanDuel Sportsbook. Series Record: North Carolina leads 35-19-4. WHAT’S AT STAKE Border...

North Carolina QB's career comes full circle vs Gamecocks

Dec. 29, 2021 13:16 PM EST

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Sam Howell has come full circle. North Carolina's junior quarterback started his college career by leading the Tar Heels to a come-from-behind victory over South Carolina in the 2019 season opener at Bank of America Stadium. Now, nearly 28 months later, the...

South Carolina DE Enagbare going pro, QB Brown transferring

Dec. 15, 2021 19:17 PM EST

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — South Carolina defensive end Kingsley Enagbare is heading to the NFL and starting quarterback Jason Brown is entering the transfer portal. Enagbare and Brown announced their decisions on Twitter on Wednesday. Enagbare is a 6-foot-4, 265 pound...

Ex-Oklahoma QB Rattler commits to South Carolina, Beamer

Dec. 13, 2021 22:40 PM EST

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Highly touted quarterback Spencer Rattler will try to restart his college career with South Carolina in a major acquisition for Gamecocks coach Shane Beamer. Rattler, who threw for 28 touchdowns as a redshirt freshman for Oklahoma in 2020 before losing his...

North Carolina, South Carolina meet in Duke's Mayo Bowl

Dec. 05, 2021 18:17 PM EST

North Carolina (6-6, ACC) vs South Carolina (6-6, SEC), Dec. 30, 11:30 a.m. ET LOCATION: Charlotte, North Carolina TOP PLAYERS North Carolina: QB Sam Howell has passed for 2,851 yards and 34 touchdowns while rushing for 825 yards...

Clemson wins 7th straight over rival South Carolina 30-0

Nov. 27, 2021 23:59 PM EST

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Clemson finished an unusual season in a very familiar way with a dominating win over rival South Carolina. Will Shipley ran for 128 yards and a touchdown and Clemson's defense smothered the Gamecocks for its seventh-straight win in the Palmetto...

Only 1 thing mind of South Carolina's Beamer: Beat Clemson

Nov. 26, 2021 09:57 AM EST

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — First-year South Carolina coach Shane Beamer has had the same message driven home nearly each day since taking the job last December: Beat Clemson. “That's what I've heard,” Beamer said. Hearing about beating Clemson and...

Clemson waits out race for seventh straight ACC Atlantic

Nov. 22, 2021 14:26 PM EST

CLEMSON, S.C. (AP) — Clemson did what it had to do for a chance to extend its run of ACC Atlantic Division titles. Now, it's out of the Tigers hands. They have to wait for this weekend's results to see what's next for them. Clemson (8-3, 6-2...