OL Jovaughn Gwyn (6-3 290) of Charlotte has offers from NC State, Duke, Wake Forest and Coastal Carolina and is looking for more. Clemson and USC are two other programs showing him interest. He is planning to attend Clemson's junior day March 4th and he might go to USC for a junior day this Saturday. Gwyn said while Clemson hasn't offered, he's in the pool of offensive linemen, as a guard, the Tigers are evaluating right now. "For my class they are only offering three offensive linemen and there looking at seven, and I'm in that top … [Read More...]
DL Darnell Jefferies (6-3 265) of Covington, GA said he was impressed with his visit to USC Monday. "If I had to rate my visit, I would give it a 10," Jefferies said. "The facilities were nice and I felt like everything was very organized." … [Read More...]
With six road losses so far this season, the Clemson men's basketball team (14-12, 4-10 ACC) hopes to finish its last road game of the 2017 regular season on a high note. Coach Brad Brownell and the 12th place Tigers will head to Blacksburg, Va., to take on Buzz Williams' Virginia Tech (18-8, 7-7 ACC) squad Tuesday. This will be the second meeting of the season between the Tigers and Hokies. Clemson lost the first meeting 82-81 at home on Jan. 22, as Virginia Tech shot 54.7 percent from the field. "I thought they did a lot of good … [Read More...]
Losses in three of its last four games have cost USC its hold on first place in the SEC and and hurt the Gamecocks in the national picture for the NCAA Tournament. Joe Lunardi of ESPN still has them a 7th seed and solidly in the tournament, but if the Gamecocks don't stop their current slide, they could slide ride to the edge of the tournament bubble. All three losses came against opponents rated below the Gamecocks in the RPI, and two of them came at home, a no-no for tournament worthy teams. Tomorrow night, the Gamecocks play at … [Read More...]
The first weekend of the college baseball season left a few of the major programs in the state a little battered. Defending national champion Coastal Carolina suffered two losses, as dead defending ACC Tournament champ and 2016 top 8 national seed Clemson. USC won its opening series, but couldn't complete a sweep in a 1-0 loss to UNC-Greensboro Sunday. Now let's check out what that meant for them in the latest polls. … [Read More...]
WR Sam Pinckney (6-4 205) of Greenwood visited Florida State over the weekend and left Tallahassee with his second major offer. " It was the best experience I've been to so far," Pinckney said. "They're definitely competing for the top spot." … [Read More...]
Get caught up on everything that went down in college baseball with our weekend roundup from all of the major programs around the state. From USC and Clemson, to Coastal Carolina and College of Charleston, we have you covered. … [Read More...]
Florence native DE Xavier Thomas of IMG Academy in Florida Sunday attended The Opening tryout in Orlando and for the first time in several weeks spoke on his recruiting. Thomas told Jeff Sentell of SECCountry's DawgNation he is 99% certain he will go to either USC or Clemson with Alabama holding the final 1% chip. … [Read More...]
With six road losses so far this season, the Clemson men’s basketball team (14-12, 4-10 ACC) hopes to finish its last road game of the 2017 regular season on a high note. Coach Brad Brownell and the 12th place Tigers will head to Blacksburg, Va., to take on Buzz Williams’ Virginia Tech (18-8, 7-7 ACC) squad Tuesday. This […]
Losing on Opening Day is becoming old hat to Clemson. Friday the Tigers dropped their fourth straight season opener 6-4 to Wright State in front of 5683 fans at Doug Kingsmore Stadium. A three run seventh allowed the visitors to overcome a 3-2 Clemson lead. Reliever Tyler Jackson took the loss. Second baseman Grayson […]
Clemson coach Dabo Swinney announced Friday afternoon graduate student defensive tackle Scott Pagano has decided to transfer for his final season of eligibility. Swinney, in a statement, said Pagano met with him Thursday and told him of his intentions. Swinney said he asked Pagano to sleep on his decision and talk with him again today.
Losses in three of its last four games have cost USC its hold on first place in the SEC and and hurt the Gamecocks in the national picture for the NCAA Tournament. Joe Lunardi of ESPN still has them a 7th seed and solidly in the tournament, but if the Gamecocks don’t stop their current […]
The USC baseball team opened its season with a 7-1 win over UNC-Greensboro in front of a sellout crowd Friday at Founders Park. Clarke Schmidt pitched into the 7th inning to earn the win on the mound; TJ Hopkins had three hits, drove in two and scored a pair of runs to lead the Gamecock […]
Another installment of USC baseball hits the field this week with the 5th ranked Gamecocks opening their season against UNC Greensboro. Here’s a few things you need to know and can expect as you embark on your college baseball journey with the Yardcocks.