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Furman coach Clay Hendrix looks ahead to FCS Playoffs Round Two on SportsTalk (AUDIO)

Furman opened the FCS Playoffs last weekend with an impressive victory over Elon at Paladin Stadium. It was the Paladins’ first playoff win since 2017 when they also beat Elon. Furman is ranked 11th at 10-2 and will play at Incarnate Word Saturday. The San Antonio school is ranked 5th with a 10-1 mark after …

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Furman returns to the FCS Playoffs

The Furman Paladins are headed back to the FCS Playoffs. The Paladins wrapped up a 9-2 season, with losses to Clemson and SOCON champion Samford, by whipping Wofford Saturday afternoon. The Paladins earned an at-large bid to the tournament and will host Elon at Noon on Saturday. The winner will travel in Incarnate Word the …

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Palmetto Pigskin Tour: Furman University (AUDIO)

2021 was a season of what-ifs for Furman. What if the Paladins had not lost in the final seconds at home against ETSU. What if they had not been upset at Western Carolina. And what if their offense had played better in a 10-point loss at UT-Chattanooga? A five-win season would have been an eight-win …

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#SportsTalk Spring FB Practice Rewind: Furman (AUDIO)

Furman head coach Clay Hendrix has a pretty simple way to attack spring football, he just wants to get a little better each day. And he’s hoping that philosophy will lift the Paladins from a 6-5 campaign into 2021 to a Southern Conference contender in 2022. There are several new faces on the Furman roster, …

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Palmetto Pigskin Tour stop #4: Furman Paladins (AUDIO)

The “Palmetto Pigskin Tour” stopped off in Greenville on Monday night to check out the Furman Paladins. Like many of its FCS brethren, Furman played a spring schedule in which the Paladins posted a 3-4 record with two of the losses coming by a total of three points. Clay Hendrix is entering his fifth season …

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Furman coach Clay Hendrix recaps first day of practice for the spring season (AUDIO)

The Covid delayed football season for the Furman Paladins will commence February 20th against Western Carolina. The Paladins are the favorite of many to win the Southern Conference this season. Friday coach Clay Hendrix put his team thru their first pre-season drills. Shortly after practice, he joined us on SportsTalk to talk about that first …

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Brett Harker talks about the death of his program on SportsTalk (AUDIO)

Brett Harker has been a baseball lifer. From his high school days in Greenville, to his college playing days at the College of Charleston, and most recently as the head coach at Furman, the game has been a major part of his life. Tuesday he felt a pain like no other, like a Roger Clemen’s …

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Furman’s AD explains sports eliminations on SportsTalk

Furman University stunned sports fans in South Carolina Monday afternoon with the announcement that its baseball and men’s lacrosse programs were being eliminated due to the financial impact of the Covid-19 pandemic. The school also announced it will cut 45 additional scholarships over five years in a variety of sports. The school also announced it …

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Listen to Furman coach Clay Hendrix on SportsTalk (AUDIO)

Clay Hendrix has come in and revitalized the football program at his alma mater. In three seasons at Furman, Hendrix has taken the Paladins to the FCS Playoffs twice, and he won a share of the Southern Conference championship in 2018. He’s gone 22-14 in his three seasons. Like everyone in college football, Hendrix has …

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