SCHSL hoping for completion of spring sports season, exploring ‘virtual conditioning’ options

League officials with the South Carolina High School League met via conference call Thursday, still working to salvage what remain of the 2020 spring sports regular season and playoffs.

Panthers moving on from QB Cam Newton

Kentucky Derby 146 re-scheduled for Saturday of Labor Day Weekend

SCHSL suspends all spring sports due to threat of coronavirus

CCU suspends all athletic activities indefinitely due to COVID-19

Zion Williamson offers to cover salaries of Smoothie King Center workers for 30 days

  Minor leaguers left in limbo as COVID-19 postponement impacts MiLB

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NCAA cancels Division I men’s and women’s basketball tournaments amid coronavirus threat

Gamecocks take SEC Tournament title with commanding win over Mississippi State

Riverdogs cancel planned ‘OJ Trial Night’ promotion for May

Myrtle Beach Marathon winner scores hat trick with victory

  Grand Strand, Pee Dee teams head to basketball state championships

  Coastal Carolina football ends spring sessions with soggy spring game

  2021 PGA Championship returns to legendary Lowcountry course

The PGA Championship will return to South Carolina in 2021.

Gamecocks set program record for consecutive wins with 60-52 victory over Texas A&M

With Tyasha Harris and Mikiah Herbert Harrigan set to play their final regular-season game at Colonial Life Arena, top-ranked South Carolina wanted to finish the season in style.

Tigers Rally For 5-2 Win Over Gamecocks To Claim Series

Tiger rally late, clinch series over in-state rivals

Guns & Hoses charity softball game benefits ‘Project Lifesaver’ for Horry County

Grand Strand first responders are enjoying a friendly rivalry Saturday that is for a good cause.

Ryan Newman receives standing ovation during return visit to shop

South Carolina claims SEC regular-season championship

Gamecocks closing in on SEC title

  ‘It’s a part of history’: Myrtle Beach Speedway confirms it’s been approached by developers

How did Ryan Newman survive such a crash? Former Daytona 500 winner talks lifesaving safety changes

CCU baseball coach Gilmore has a form of liver cancer, according to university

CCU’s Williams named ESPNW’s National Player of the Week

Coastal Carolina’s DJ Williams continues to receive accolades for her record-setting performance last week.

Frank Martin responds to NCAA notice of allegations

Three days ago, South Carolina received its notice of allegations from the NCAA concerning former South Carolina men’s assistant basketball coach Lamont Evans.

Ripley’s Aquarium to host inaugural Penguin Dash 5K

Ripley’s Aquarium of Myrtle Beach is hosting its inaugural Penguin Dash 5K and Ripley’s Penguin Family Fun one-mile walk/run on Saturday, Feb. 15.

CCU’s Williams scores record-setting 51 points in win over Troy

Senior DJ Williams had quite the night on Thursday.

Gamecocks capture their first win vs. UConn in program history

Led by senior Tyasha Harris and freshman Aliyah Boston each recording double-doubles, the Gamecocks defeated the Huskies for the first time 70-52 in program history.

Gamecock fan celebrates remission of cancer ahead of big game

While South Carolina gears up for their big showdown against UConn, one Gamecock fan is already celebrating a big victory of his own.

Gamecocks stay at No. 1 in AP Top 25, UConn slides to No. 5

South Carolina continued their winning ways over the last week and, because of that, the Gamecocks remain at the top of the AP Top 25 rankings.

  CCU football focusing on consistency during early spring practice period

Football season isn’t over just yet, the Chanticleers football team is back in action Thursday for an earlier than usual spring football session.

Coker lacrosse honors fallen teammate during season opener

Members of the Coker University lacrosse team are paying homage to a late teammate Sunday.

Gilmore named AP Defensive Player of the Year

Former South Carolina Gamecocks cornerback Stephon Gilmore was the best defensive player in the NFL this season.

Initial test reveal Chants’ Gilmore has possible liver cancer, CCU says

With rumors circulating about the health of one of pillars of Coastal Carolina University athletics, officials issued a update into the condition of head baseball coach Gary Gilmore.

Carolina Panthers and Greg Olsen mutually agree to part ways after nine seasons

The Carolina Panthers announced Thursday that they have mutually agreed to part ways with tight end Greg Olsen.

John Andretti, longtime NASCAR, IndyCar driver, dies at 56 after battle with cancer

John Andretti, a longtime NASCAR and IndyCar driver, has passed away at age 56 after a long battle with colon cancer.

VIDEO: Grand Strand pays tribute to NBA icon Kobe Bryant

The tragic death of NBA icon Kobe Bryant, his 13-year-old daughter, and seven others continues to reverberate around the world.

  'It stills feels so unreal’: Former Myrtle Beach player pays tribute to Lakers teammate Kobe Bryant

Tributes continue to pour in following Sunday’s death of NBA legend Kobe Bryant in a California helicopter crash.

Petition launched to feature Kobe Bryant on NBA logo

Millions of people have signed a petition to change the silhouette on the NBA logo

  Myrtle Beach community remembers Kobe Bryant’s 1995 Beach Ball Classic performance

Millions will remember Kobe Bryant as an NBA player who set records and changed the game of basketball forever.

  CCU baseball leaning on bunting, ‘small ball’ offense for runs in 2020

Eliminated by Auburn in the Atlanta Regional in 2019, the Chanticleers will have a completely new philosophy on the base paths in 2020.

After LSU fan starts GoFundMe to buy Clemson mascot new outfit, money raised will be used to save wild tigers worldwide

After an LSU fan started a GoFundMe to replace a unsightly Clemson mascot, it was revealed the money raised will actually be used to save tigers worldwide and increase wild tiger populations by 2022.

Green Sea Floyds football coach stepping down after back-to-back state titles

The head coach of the back-to-back state champion Green Sea Floyds football team is stepping down.

Panthers’ Christian McCaffrey giving Super Bowl tickets to decorated Marine

Panthers running back Christian McCaffrey is giving a Marine of 30 years a trip to Miami to enjoy a full Super Bowl experience.

  'Winter Bump’ brings spike to Myrtle Beach sports tourism off season

While beach goers and vacationers keep hotels and restaurants busy during the summer tourist season along the coast, sports tourism continues to grow during the quieter winter months.

Coastal Carolina Drops Close Game to Arkansas State

Chanticleers blow 8 point lead in the last 8 minutes

Report: Recently retired Panthers linebacker Luke Kuechly has considered coaching

NFL Network reporter Mike Garafolo reported on “Good Morning Football” Saturday that the former Carolina Panthers linebacker has considered going into coaching or working as a consultant for an NFL team.

New Orleans police issue simple battery warrant for Odell Beckham Jr.

The New Orleans Police Department said it has obtained an arrest warrant for simple battery after Odell Beckham Jr. was seen in a video making contact with a security guard.

Gamecocks stun Kentucky with buzzer-beater finish

It’s the Wildcats’ first SEC loss of the season.

UofSC WBB Coach Staley reacts to her team’s No. 1 spot in AP poll

Carolina embraces its spot on top.

Carolina Panthers linebacker Luke Kuechly announces retirement from NFL

In a tweet from Panthers Twitter account, Kuechly revealed his decision to retire in a heartfelt announcement.

Odell Beckham Jr. seen handing wads of cash to LSU players following National Championship football game (video)

College athletes currently do not get paid for playing sports, but that didn’t stop Odell Beckham Jr. from dishing out what appeared to be his own money.

LSU defeats Clemson for National Championship

No. 1 LSU won its fourth national championship Monday, ending No. 3 Clemson’s 29-game winning streak with a 42-25 victory in the title game.

Clemson, LSU to battle it out for College Football Playoff National Championship

On Monday night, the wait to play comes to an end as the Tigers battle it out for college football’s ultimate prize.

  Grand Strand Clemson superfan shows off memorabilia ahead of National Championship showdown

Clemson fans around the Grand Strand are ready for another national championship game and the possibility of winning a 30th straight game.

Dabo Dynasty: Clemson can join elite company with win vs LSU

Tigers face LSU for title on Monday night

LSU, Clemson motivated by the opportunity to play for national championship in New Orleans

Playing for a national championship could be all the reason an athlete needs to get fired for a game like the one LSU and Clemson will play on Monday in the Superdome.

Clemson players meet teen battling leukemia at National Championship game

When Clemson took the floor at Media Day, you couldn’t help put notice some of the players talking to a teenager in the front row.

Hippolyte Leads Coastal Carolina Past UTA

Chanticleers improve to 11-7

Clemson, LSU enjoy Media Day ahead of national title game

Players from both Clemson and LSU were asked about practicing everything from Monday’s big matchup to Tony the Tiger. For many of the players, they’re simply just ready to play.

  Golf course designer Pete Dye, responsible for Grand Strand’s Dye Club, dies at 94

The man responsible for some of the world’s most popular golf courses, including The Dye Club at Barefoot Resort, has died at the age of 94.

Panthers finalizing deal with Matt Rhule as new head coach, reports say

Baylor coach Matt Rhule is finalizing a deal to become the next coach of the Carolina Panthers, sources told Yahoo Sports.

NFL Network report: Dallas Cowboys hire Mike McCarthy as new head coach

Calling it a “done deal,” an NFL Network reporter says Mike McCarthy has signed a deal with the Dallas Cowboys to be their new head coach.

Jones Scores 23 as CCU Rallies Past Georgia State

Coastal moves to 2-2 in Sun Belt play.

  Winter softball tournaments bring millions in revenue to Myrtle Beach

The Myrtle Beach sports tourism season is starting off 2020 with a home run.

Mother of Clemson RB Travis Etienne says LSU fans have been sending threats

Family members of two Clemson football players have taken to Twitter to vent their frustrations surrounding threatening messages they’ve received.

Redskins fire President Bruce Allen, eye Ron Rivera to coach

Washington Redskins team president Bruce Allen has been fired after a tumultuous and loss-filled decade with the NFL team once coached by his father.

Clemson secures spot in national title game with 29-23 Fiesta Bowl win over Ohio State

The Tigers overcame a 16-0 lead to make their fourth national championship appearance in the last five years.

  Another year, another College Football Playoff game for the Clemson Tigers and their fans

The winner of the Fiesta Bowl will play the winner of the Peach Bowl for the National Championship trophy.

  Cornhole tourney brings boost to Myrtle Beach sports tourism in off-season

Back and bigger than before, Myrtle Beach welcomes hundreds of visitors for a unique sporting spectacle.

  Beach Ball Classic returns to Myrtle Beach for 39th year

Serving as an early season litmus test for some of the nation's best high school basketball coaches and players, the Beach Ball Classic returns to Myrtle Beach for the 39th season.

Cam Newton named 2019 Walter Payton Man of the Year nominee

The Carolina Panthers have selected star quarterback Cam Newton as their nominee for the 2019 Walter Payton Man of the Year award.

Oxford native and ESPN reporter Edward Aschoff dies after pneumonia battle

ESPN college football reporter Edward Aschoff has died.

‘Keep Cam in Carolina’; Panthers fans put up billboards in Charlotte to support Cam Newton

There’s been a lot of speculation about Cam Newton’s future with the Carolina Panthers.

Burton, Jones Lead CCU Past South Alabama

Chants record first Sun Belt win

SC university raises over $25k in donations for basketball coach in ICU after pregame stroke

Coker University Men’s Basketball Head Coach Jarred Merrill is still in ICU after suffering a stroke in the team’s locker room before a game against the College of Charleston on December 8. The school took to Twitter this week to update the coach’s condition.

  ‘Our region is like the SEC’: 4A teams react to proposed high school football realignment

The latest region realignment proposal from the South Carolina High School League is making waves in Horry and Florence counties.

Junior Johnson, NASCAR Hall of Famer and former moonshiner, dies at 88

NASCAR Hall of Famer and former moonshiner Junior Johnson has died at the age of 88, according to the NASCAR Hall of Fame.

  CresCom Bank Tournament gives girls basketball teams early season challenge

Fifty-six girls basketball teams from as far as California got an early-season litmus test on how they stack up with some of the nation’s best.

  ‘It’s just a dream come true’: Myrtle Beach High quarterback officially signs with UofSC

Myrtle Beach High School's star quarterback made his college commitment official Wednesday morning.

Major League Soccer awards Charlotte with league’s newest team

MLS Commissioner Don Garber joined Panthers owner David Tepper and Charlotte Mayor Vi Lyles for the special announcement at the Mint Museum in Uptown Charlotte.