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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...

Beamer bawl: South Carolina bowl eligible with Auburn win

Nov. 20, 2021 23:36 PM EST

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — It's not his ultimate goal at South Carolina, but first-year coach Shane Beamer couldn't hold back the tears after his Gamecocks became bowl eligibl e with a 21-17 win over Auburn on Saturday night. Beamer said at practice this week, he got sad...

Auburn seeks win at South Carolina after 2 losses, QB injury

Nov. 18, 2021 10:53 AM EST

Auburn's chances for a Southeastern Conference title fell apart the last two games. The Tigers will look to bounce back at South Carolina with a new quarterback after Bo Nix's injury. Nix, Auburn's starter, broke his ankle yet kept playing in a...

Auburn's Carlson out for season; Nix has successful surgery

Nov. 15, 2021 16:36 PM EST

AUBURN, Ala. (AP) — Auburn placekicker Anders Carlson is out for the season with an ACL injury while quarterback Bo Nix had season-ending ankle surgery. Coach Bryan Harsin said that Monday's surgery on Nix was successful, ending his season and his streak of 34...

Badie comes up big as Missouri beats South Carolina

Nov. 13, 2021 21:33 PM EST

COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — Before the season, Missouri coach Eli Drinkwitz wasn’t sure if undersized Tyler Badie could handle the workload of being an every-down running back. Turns out, it’s the opponents who should be worried about the punishment being dished out by the Southeastern...

Missouri rides Badie to victory over South Carolina

Nov. 13, 2021 19:37 PM EST

COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — Tyler Badie rushed 34 times for 209 yards and a touchdown and Missouri held off South Carolina’s fourth-quarter charge to defeat the Gamecocks 31-28 on Saturday. The Tigers (5-5, 2-4 Southeastern Conference) built a 17-point lead when Badie scored...

Mirror images Mizzou, South Carolina set for SEC showdown

Nov. 11, 2021 12:21 PM EST

Missouri and South Carolina have been mirror images of each other for much of the season. Both of them were blown out by Tennessee and Texas A&M but played Kentucky tough in a loss. Both have played three different quarterbacks due to injuries, forcing each of them to...

Beamer's message to South Carolina: Stop thinking about bowl

Nov. 09, 2021 16:06 PM EST

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Shane Beamer had a strong, concise message to his resurgent South Carolina players this week: Stop thinking about a bowl game. That's nearly impossible after the Gamecocks moved to the edge of postseason eligibility with their 40-17 stunner over...

Florida QB Richardson hurts knee dancing in hotel, sits out

Nov. 08, 2021 15:36 PM EST

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Florida quarterback Anthony Richardson, recovering from a concussion, injured a knee dancing in the team hotel the night before losing at South Carolina. Coach Dan Mullen said Monday that Richardson was “gimping around” the football facility...