Claflin University

cross country

meet at CCU canceled

Due to the predicted weather associated with Hurricane Irma, the Claflin University men’s and women’s cross country teams will not travel to their scheduled meet at Coastal Carolina this Friday, Sept. 8.

No makeup date has been set.

A decision about next Saturday’s (Sept. 16) meet at the 33rd Annual Winthrop/Adidas Invitational will be determined at a later date.

For up-to-date information on Claflin men’s and women’s cross country, please visit the cross country link on the Claflin University athletics page at athletics.claflin.edu.

Claflin volleyball

matches postponed

 

Due to the predicted weather associated with Hurricane Irma, the Claflin University volleyball team's road matches with UNC-Pembroke and Fayetteville State have been postponed. Alternate dates have not been set.

The Lady Panthers were scheduled to travel to Pembroke, N.C. on Tuesday, Sept. 12 to face UNC-Pembroke and to Fayetteville, N.C. on Wednesday, Sept. 13 to take on Fayetteville State.

Once determined, the new dates will be added to the Claflin University volleyball scheduled located on the Claflin University athletics page at athletics.claflin.edu.

SCSU cross country

meet at CCCU canceled

The Coastal Carolina Cross Country Invitational that South Carolina State was scheduled to participate in Friday at Conway has been cancelled due to the threat of Hurricane Irma.

The SC State teams will resume their schedule on Sept. 16 at the Winthrop Invitational at Rock Hill.

Clemson men's

basketball

schedule set

CLEMSON – The complete Clemson University men’s basketball schedule for 2017-18 was announced on Thursday by the Atlantic Coast Conference. Clemson’s home slate is highlighted by six teams that qualified for the NCAA Tournament, including the defending national champion North Carolina Tar Heels.

The Tigers will appear on ESPN, ESPN2 or ESPNU six times during the course of ACC play, while each game is televised and includes RSN and ACC Network telecasts. The non-conference portion of the schedule was previously released on Aug. 29. Since then, it was announced that the Tigers contest against Florida is set for 4:30 p.m. in the Orange Bowl Classic.

“Once again the ACC has provided our program and our fans with an exciting schedule. We are fortunate to have many home marquee matchups and weekend contests that pairs well with our non-conference schedule," said head coach Brad Brownell. "Our guys have been working extremely hard in preparation for another exciting season of Clemson basketball.”

Clemson opens ACC regular season play by hosting NC State on Saturday, Dec. 30 and will continually alternate home and road games until Tuesday, Jan. 23 when they play back-to-back road contests at Virginia and Georgia Tech. Included in the early portion of ACC play, the Tigers will host Louisville on Saturday, Jan. 6.

This marks the second time since the 2003-04 season that the Tigers will begin league play as early as Dec. 30.

Two big contests highlight the end of January as Notre Dame treks to Clemson on Saturday, Jan. 20, while the defending NCAA champion Tar Heels will make their way to Littlejohn Coliseum on Tuesday, Jan. 30. The Tigers will be in search of their first win over the Tar Heels since 2010.

The Tigers will have four home games in the month of February, highlighted by a visit from Duke on Sunday, Feb. 18.

Toward the end of the regular season, Clemson will host both Georgia Tech and Florida State before wrapping up the regular season at Syracuse on Saturday, March 3.

Gamecocks golf

tees it up today

COLUMBIA - South Carolina men’s golf kicks off its highly-anticipated 2017-18 season Friday morning in the opening round of the Carpet Capital Collegiate. The event has been a staple on the Gamecocks schedule since 1989.

All-SEC and All-Southeast Region picks Keenan Huskey and Scott Stevens headline the starting lineup this week at The Farm. Sophomore Caleb Proveaux and junior Will Miles, who both have a bundle of starting experience under the belts from last season, will also be teeing it up for the Gamecocks on Friday.

True freshman Andrew Spiegler rounds out the lineup, as he is set to make his collegiate debut. Redshirt senior Ben Dietrich will be competing as an individual.

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