South Carolina is in the regional semifinals for the first time ever, and one of just 16 teams left in the NCAA Tournament for the second time in program history. The seventh seeded Gamecocks take on third seeded Baylor on Friday night at 7:29 at Madison Square Garden.
Jaylen Shaw scored 22 points and senior Elijah Wilson had 16 as Coastal Carolina defeated Loyola (Md.) 72-63 to move on to the semifinals in the College Basketball Invitational. It was not easy as the Chanticleers (19-18) fell down 18-2 to start the game before slowly getting back into the flow of the game.
Jordan Anderson, a native of Forest Acres, is asking race fans to help him get back onto the track in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series. At Atlanta Motor Speedway on Saturday, Anderson was caught up in an accident that sent him through the frontstretch grass, destroying the front end of his No. 12 Lucas Oil/Knight Fire Protection Chevrolet.
On Saturday night, Myrtle Beach Speedway released bracket pairings for the Daytona 1 Beach Madness season-long competition. During a special edition of Myrtle Beach Speedway's Facebook Live show, Riding Shotgun with Mike Neff, the head-to-head pairings were revealed for the 32 drivers entered into the Daytona 1 Beach Madness Dash for Cash.
Story courtesy of Kyle Pokrefky and TheFourthTurn.com DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – For the second time in the last three Februarys, Ryan Reed emerged victorious at Daytona International Speedway, claiming the victory in Saturday night's PowerShares QQQ 300. Reed, a fourth-year regular for Roush Fenway Racing in the NASCAR XFINITY Series, notched his second career series victory in a valiant effort on Saturday. Claiming the checkered flag after going around in two separate ...
DAYTONA, FL (WMBF) - Last year, Grand Strand racing fans we were able to witness a local up-and-coming driver burst onto the Camping World Truck Series scene, as Coastal Carolina student Brandon Brown ran in several events. He was sponsored by the university, and made progress throughout 2016. He's now back for more at Daytona, and will be in the truck race on Friday night. Brown is coming through the ranks without any big-name race backing, and doesn't have a famous family history o...
DAYTONA, FL (WMBF) - Martin Truex Jr. is coming off of his best season on the NASCAR Cup Series circuit. In 2016, he finished second in the Daytona 500 by inches, and won four races, including the Bojangles' Southern 500 at Darlington Raceway. WMBF News got to catch up with him in advance of the 2017 season. Click above to hear his thoughts about Daytona and the new year. Copyright WMBF News 2017. All rights reserved.
Late February is always busy down in Daytona, as Speed Weeks culminates in the running of the Daytona 500 on Sunday, kicking off the 2017 NASCAR season. Wednesday's Media Day is a full day of interviews, photos and previews for drivers before the Duels begin Thursday night.
For the second consecutive day, Coastal Carolina baseball set an on-campus attendance record as 3,777 helped the 2016 team celebrate its national championship with a ceremony and ring presentation. However, the visiting Catamounts from Western Carolina spoiled the day with a 5-4 victory over the Chanticleers Saturday afternoon at Springs Brooks Stadium. ...
Ed Pompa will feature Clemson University on his No. 10 Cedar Peaks Enterprises/Double H Ranch Chevy this weekend during the ARCA Racing Series Lucas Oil Complete Engine Treatment 200 Driven by General Tire at Daytona International Speedway.
Coastal Carolina football said on Friday that it has dismissed quarterback and Dillon native Avery McCall from the team. He sat out much of his freshman season with a hand injury. He played sparingly in two games this year, and suffered the injury against Jacksonville State in the third game of the year.
Coastal baseball is getting ready for the new season – but just because some of the individual champs from last year's team have moved on from the program, it doesn't mean they're moving on from Conway just yet.
Earlier this week, West Florence head coach Pete Ellis got his 100th win – but he and his team have been doing a lot right lately. "We've got good-hearted kids that play together really well," Ellis said.
The 2016 national champs have announced their road to a repeat in the 2017 season. The ACC announced its football schedule for the fall this week, which completes Clemson's for the year of its title defense. The Tigers open the year at home in Death Valley, hosting Kent State on September 2nd. Auburn comes to town the next week to complete a home-and-home series with the Tigers.
In an effort to encourage dynamic racing throughout the entire length of an event, NASCAR announced a new race format on Monday night at the Charlotte Convention Center. Every race of the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series, NASCAR XFINITY Series and NASCAR Camping World Truck Series, will have a three-segment format.
Coastal Carolina dropped its second straight road game in Georgia on Monday night, falling by way of a 91-80 final to Georgia Southern. The Chants drops to 4-3 in conference play, while the Eagles remain perfect (7-0) in Sun Belt action.
Socastee native Hunter Renfrow is a college football national champion thanks in large part to his work catching ten passes and a pair of touchdowns Monday night against Alabama. So far, he's two for two in going to national championship games in his time at Clemson.
Hunter Renfrow caught the game-winning touchdown pass with one second left to play to give Clemson a 35-31 win in the national championship. It is Clemson's first football championship since 1981, and second in program history.
The Clemson Tigers are set to square off with Alabama for the national championship for the second straight season on Monday night. Kickoff is set for 8:00 ET at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa, Florida.
The Dillon Wildcats fell to Chapman High School by a 29-27 final in the SCHSL 3A state title game at Williams-Brice Stadium Saturday in Columbia. The loss snaps a streak of four consecutive state championships for Jackie Hayes and the Wildcats.
The Beach Ball Classic tips off on December 26th at the Myrtle Beach Convention Center. It is an event that is steeped in history over more than the last three decades, and author Ian Guerin has detailed the start and the rise to its national prominence in a new book: The Beach Ball Classic: Premier High School Hoops on the Grand Strand.
MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. (WMBF) – The Upstate took the upper hand once again in its annual series with the South on Saturday afternoon, winning 21-14 in the 2016 Touchstone Cooperatives Energy Bowl. The North jumped out to a 14-0 lead in the first quarter and was able to hold on for its second straight win in the series. Conway quarterback Peyton Derrick threw for two touchdowns, connecting with Tyrese Nick from Strom Thurmond on the first and a 51-yard strike to Lake City wide recei...
Coastal Carolina basketball is 3-5 for the third time in four years, but the team isn't worried about the slow start to the year. So far the team has already traveled to Utah and Las Vegas, playing the likes of Southern Utah, BYU, Wake Forest and Alabama in the process.