Panthers sign six draft picks to rookie deals

With rookies in the building for this weekend’s minicamp, business is being conducted.The Panthers signed six of their draft picks to their four-year rookie deals Thursday.

Carolina Panthers release 2021 schedule

CCU goalkeeper Tor Saunders named Senior CLASS Award first-team All-American

Eighth inning rally gives Pelicans the win in home opener, 4-2

Coastal softball falls to ULM in Sun Belt Tournament, 8-6

Tigers Down No. 16 Gamecocks 7-2

Gamecocks Win Opening Game Of SEC Tournament

Continued Coverage

Chants Hit Four Homers in Sunday Loss to Troy

Gamecocks Walk Off Mississippi State in 11 Innings

Martin Truex Jr. dominates at Darlington to 3rd win of year

Yellow Jackets Rally For 9-8 Win Over Clemson

Tigers Clinch ACC Regular-Season Title; Logoleo Explodes for NCAA-Best 10 RBI

  ‘You’ve got to have a live crowd:’ Fans excited about return to Darlington Raceway

Justin Allgaier wins Xfinity race in overtime at Darlington Raceway

In a dramatic two-lap overtime shootout, Justin Allgaier squeezed past JR Motorsports teammate Josh Berry and held on to win Saturday’s Steakhouse Elite 200 NASCAR Xfinity Series event at Darlington Raceway.

Sheldon Creed wins 200 at Darlington Raceway

After a 17-truck wreck effectively ended Kyle Busch Motorsports’ stranglehold in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race, Sheldon Creed outdueled Ben Rhodes on the final two restarts to win Friday night’s 200 at Darlington Raceway.

Coastal’s comeback bid falls short in Saturday loss to Troy

Coastal Carolina scored a combined seven runs over the sixth, seventh, and eighth innings but again couldn’t overcome an early deficit in a 9-7 loss to the Troy Trojans on Saturday afternoon in Springs Brooks Stadium.

CCU softball takes two versus App State to end 2021 regular season

The Coastal Carolina softball team ended the regular season on Friday afternoon as they rolled past the Appalachian State Mountaineers with a sweep at Swyassink/Lloyd Family Stadium behind strong pitching and timely hitting.

Malloy’s Walkoff Homer Lifts Yellow Jackets To 6-5 Win Over Clemson

Carolina Hurricanes clinch NHL Central Division title

Coastal drops series opener at Troy, 9-7

Southern 500 at Darlington Raceway to be held at full capacity

Mask rules, other changes announced for PGA Championship on Kiawah Island

  ‘I’m still competing’: Former NFL player comes home to Darlington as pit crew member

  SCHSL girls soccer playoffs second round recap

Three of our local girls teams were in action on Thursday with trips to the lower state finals in their respective classes on the line.

McMaster signs bill allowing SC college athletes to be paid for name, image, likeness

The new policy won't go into effect until 2022.

CCU’s DZ Harmon signs with the Charleston Battery

Coastal Carolina University’s DZ Harmon has signed a professional contract with the Charleston Battery of the United Soccer League (USL) it was announced by Charleston Thursday morning.

CCU will not increase tuition, board discusses future football practice facility

The $15 million, approximately 78,000 square-foot facility would be placed near Brooks Stadium.

Three Chants earn Sun Belt Men’s Golf postseason honors

Zack Taylor was named to the All-Sun Belt first team for the second time in his career, while Fort and Seth Taylor earned All-Sun Belt third team accolades.

Chants announce signing of Kansas State transfer Rueadale Williams

Williams transfers to the Chanticleers program following a year at Kansas State where he played in 27 games, making four starts, and averaging 18 minutes per game.

Two-run seventh propels Gamecocks past UNF, 7-6

The University of South Carolina baseball team scored two runs in the bottom of the seventh inning to earn a 7-6 win over North Florida Wednesday afternoon (May 5) at Founders Park.

RiverDogs Lead from Start to Finish in 8-2 Win Over Myrtle Beach

Schnell, Lopez homer in win

Clemson baseball outlasts USC Upstate, 9-2

Five pitchers combined to limit USC Upstate to two runs in Clemson’s 9-2 victory at Doug Kingsmore Stadium on Wednesday night.

  Law enforcement will be out in full force during Darlington race weekend

Authorities want people to enjoy themselves safely during this weekend's races.

  Group of Conway HS student-athletes sign to play college sports

The group includes two baseball players along with a boys and girls soccer player.

CCU golfer Zack Taylor chosen to compete at NCAA Noblesville Regional

Coastal Carolina University’s Zack Taylor was one of 45 individuals to be chosen to compete in this year’s 2021 NCAA Division I Men’s Golf Championships, as the fifth-year senior will tee-off at the Noblesville Regional hosted by Ball State at The Sagamore Club on May 17-19.

NASCAR, manufacturers unveil Next Gen models for 2022 Cup Series

NASCAR’s three automakers released their Next Gen models for Cup Series competition in 2022 on Wednesday at The Park Expo in Charlotte, North Carolina, ushering in a new era of the “Rebirth of Stock.”

Foster Returning to Clemson for 2021

Foster had previously announced his intention to step away from football on Feb. 24 following complications related to asthma and COVID-19.

‘Big brother, little brother deal’: Florence Motor Speedway hopes to attract fans during big race weekend

The Florence Motor Speedway is hosting a race on Saturday night in hopes of attracting some fans who want to watch even more racing.

Olympics ban ‘Black Lives Matter’ apparel, could punish athletes for political demonstrations

The IOC also said that slogans such as “Black Lives Matter” will not be allowed on athlete apparel at Olympic venues, though it approved using the words “peace,” “respect,” “solidarity,” “inclusion” and “equality” on T-shirts.

Dustin Johnson commits to play at Palmetto Championship at Congaree

3rd event in the state this year

Darlington Raceway Welcomes Legends Back for Official Throwback Weekend of NASCAR on May 7-9

Honorary Guests Leonard Wood, Bill Elliott, Dale Earnhardt Jr. & Greg Biffle Will Lead the Field to Green in Three Premier Series Races at the Track Too Tough To Tame

Grice Named National & ACC Player-of-the-Week

It marked the second time Grice received ACC Player-of-the-Week honors (March 29).

Chants outscore Panthers 12-10 in Sunday win

Coastal had three, three-run innings in the victory

Chants even series with 8-4 win over Georgia State

The Coastal Carolina bullpen threw 6.0-scoreless innings while the Chanticleers’ offense scored at least one run in seven of the nine innings to lead the visitors to an 8-4 Sun Belt Conference road win at Georgia State on Saturday evening in Atlanta, Ga.

Former Coastal Carolina RB CJ Marable signs with Chicago Bears

The former Chanticleer signed with the Bears following Saturday's draft.

Medina Spirit gives trainer Baffert record 7th Kentucky Derby win

Medina Spirit fought off three challengers in the stretch to win the Kentucky Derby by a half-length, making Bob Baffert the winningest trainer in the race’s 147-year history with seven.

Panthers draft former Gamecock WR Shi Smith

He’s the second Gamecock taken by the Panthers this weekend.

  Eagles select Coastal Carolina’s Tarron Jackson in NFL Draft

The selection was made during Saturday’s sixth round.

  Former CCU guard DeVante’ Jones transferring to Michigan, will still consider NBA path

Jones declared for the NBA Draft last month, but did not hire an agent.

PHOTOS: Derby Week at Churchill Downs

It’s Derby season in Louisville, and that means we’ve got a bunch of photos to share.

Grice hits three homers in Clemson’s 11-3 win over No. 4 Louisville

Caden Grice hit three homers with eight RBIs to lead Clemson to an 11-3 victory over No. 4 Louisville at Doug Kingsmore Stadium on Friday night. The Tigers, who took a 1-0 lead in the series, improved to 19-18 overall and 13-12 in the ACC. The Cardinals dropped to 23-12 overall and 14-7 in ACC play.

Abney records career-high nine strikeouts in CCU’s 2-1 loss to Georgia State

Coastal Carolina junior pitcher Alaska Abney struck out a career-high nine batters but it wasn’t enough as the Georgia State Panthers scored an unearned run in the seventh to slip by with a 2-1 home conference win over the Chanticleers on Friday night at the GSU Baseball Complex.

Panthers select LSU WR Terrace Marshall Jr. in NFL Draft

Marshall is the first offensive player drafted by the team since 2019.

Jaycee Horn brings passion and tenacity to the Panthers secondary.

The Panthers keep Horn close to home, selecting him 8th overall in the NFL Draft on Thursday night.

Myrtle Beach Pelicans announce 2021 roster

The 27-man group includes 14 pitchers, three catchers, six infielders, and four outfielders.

Staley Adds Transfer Kamilla Cardoso to 2021-22 Roster

In her debut season at Syracuse, Cardoso posted 13.6 points, 8.0 rebounds and 2.7 blocks per game to earn a spot on the All-ACC

Gamecocks Top Overall Seed in NCAA Tournament

Roussin-Bouchard is in the midst of the best season in program history with four tournament wins, the last coming at the SEC Championship earlier this month.

Carolina Panthers select South Carolina CB Jaycee Horn with the 8th pick in the NFL Draft

In a bit of a surprise, the Carolina Panthers went defense in the first round of the NFL Draft as they selected cornerback Jaycee Horn out of South Carolina with the 8th overall pick.

Clemson QB Lawrence taken with top pick, Etienne also goes to Jaguars

Lawrence goes with 1st overall pick, Etienne goes with 25th pick

Darlington Raceway announces partnership with PROOF Alcohol Ice Cream

The Columbia, S.C. based company will now be the Official Ice Cream of Darlington Raceway. Fans will be able to purchase PROOF Alcohol Ice Cream for the Official Throwback Weekend of NASCAR on May 7-9 and traditional Labor Day race weekend on Sept. 4-5.

Coastal softball scores 12 runs in final five innings to defeat UNCW, 12-5

The victory improved the Chanticleers’ win streak to eight games and gets CCU back to .500 at 19-19 overall for the first time since February 28 with a 7-2 victory over Lipscomb.

  Myrtle Beach Pelicans ‘hit’ new first-day ticket sales record

The sound of bats cracking and the smell of hot dogs cooking will soon fill field again after being away for a year.

Chants fall on the road at UNCW, 7-6

For only the third time this season, the Chanticleers scored five runs or more in a loss, as UNCW scored a combined five runs over the sixth, seventh, and eighth innings to steal a 7-6 win over Coastal Carolina on Wednesday night at Brooks Field in Wilmington, N.C.

CCU women’s golf heads to Columbus Regional

The Coastal Carolina University women’s golf team will head to Ohio for the Columbus Regional, which will be hosted by The Ohio State University on May 10-12 at the Ohio State Golf Club Scarlet Course. The Chanticleers are the No. 15 seed in the regional which will be led by top-seeded Duke.

CCU’s Kayla Rosado named Sun Belt Player of the Week

Rosado is coming off a week where she played in all five Chanticleer games, hit safely in four of those five games, batted .429 (6-for-14) with three home runs, eight RBI, and tallied an OPS of 1.699.

Jamey Chadwell ‘Coach of the Year’ bobblehead now on sale

Coastal Carolina football fans can now get their hands on another collectible item to commemorate the Chants’ historical 2020 season.

Bill to let SC college athletes make money heads to governor

A bill allowing college athletes in South Carolina to make money or other benefits from their names and images is on its way to the governor’s desk.

CCU men’s golf moves on to match play, Taylor & Taylor finish in three-way tie for second

Coastal Carolina fifth-year senior Zack Taylor drained an up-and-down 15-foot putt for birdie on hole No. 18 to finish in a three-way tie for individual runner-up but more importantly send the Chanticleers to the match play portion of the 2021 Sun Belt Men’s Golf Conference Championship.

Chants drop first midweek game of the season, 11-1 against UNCW

In the first of back-to-back midweek matchups with the UNC Wilmington Seahawks on Tuesday and Wednesday of this week, the Coastal Carolina Chanticleers fell 11-1 on Tuesday night at Springs Brooks Stadium in Conway, S.C.

Gamecocks beat The Citadel, 9-5 in Columbia on Tuesday

Carolina hits 3 HR's in win

Charlotte firefighter, former Panther to announce pick at this week’s NFL Draft

Kemp Rasmussen will announce the Panthers’ selection on Friday, the second day of the annual draft.

Clemson wins ACC Men’s Golf Championship

It was the 10th ACC title for head coach Larry Penley, who is retiring at the conclusion of this season.

Beamer: Doty is Gamecocks’ starting QB coming out of spring game

Doty led his squad to a 14-10 win in Sunday's spring game.

Coastal baseball drops series finale at Liberty, 6-4

The Chanticleers return home to host UNCW on Tuesday.

Sandy Chants avoid elimination with 4-1 win over North Alabama at ASUN Championship

The Coastal Carolina beach volleyball team extended its season with a 4-1 win over North Alabama in the loser’s bracket of the 2021 ASUN Conference Beach Volleyball Championship on Saturday afternoon in DeLand, Fla.

Sweigart’s two-homer outing leads CCU past UT Arlington, 8-5

On Taylor Sweigart’s senior day, the Coastal second baseman came through big for her team with her first-career two-home run game to help the Chanticleers defeat the UT Arlington Mavericks by the score of 8-5 at St. John Stadium.

CCU pitchers Parker and Kreuzer combine to shutout Liberty, 2-0

Coastal Carolina junior pitcher Nick Parker threw a career-high 7.0-scoreless innings and held Liberty to just four base hits, while the Chanticleers’ offense had two big hits to come away with a 2-0 shutout win over the Liberty Flames on Saturday afternoon in Lynchburg, Va.

  Rodney Mooney introduced as new head football coach at Wilson

On Friday, Rodney Mooney was introduced as the new head football coach of the Tigers. Mooney becomes the 4th coach of the Tigers since the 2015 season.

Coastal Carolina Drops Series Opener at Liberty, 7-2

Chanticleers will take on Liberty at 11 a.m. in game two of the weekend

Baseball Falls to Arkansas in Doubleheader Nightcap

Gamecocks lose the series to No. 1 ranked Arkansas.

Gamecocks Take Down Florida To Open Series

South Carolina earned its first win in the series since 2013, snapping a losing streak of 12-straight games to the Gators.