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Credit: © Scott Wachter-USA TODAY Sports
Offsides with Marc Ryan
September 05, 2019 - 12:53 pm
1. Texas A&M @ Clemson Line: Clemson -17.5 Oddsmakers are treating Clemson as though they’re an NFL team with this line. I’ve never seen anything like it, and it’s actually come down from where it opened at 19 points! Nineteen. Texas A&M is the ninth most talented team in the country per...
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Cole Bryson
September 04, 2019 - 11:26 pm
Week two of high school football is here! We are starting to learn more and more about these teams in the Upstate of SC. I will give you my picks for Week 2 below. I am currently 12-6 on the season. Hough at Byrnes: Two great teams, Hough is loaded with talent. Pick: Byrnes 35, Hough 31 Chapman at...
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Mike Venditti
September 04, 2019 - 2:00 pm
The movie "Groundhog Day" comes to mind when I think about the current state of the South Carolina Gamecocks football program. There was hope in the Spring, hope all Summer and even though the hope came with a qualifier (the schedule), it was expected that even if the record looked bad in the end,...
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Credit: © Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports
Offsides with Marc Ryan
August 29, 2019 - 12:07 pm
1. South Carolina vs. North Carolina Line: Gamecocks -10 The line on this game has added a full field goal since initial release. Remember, Las Vegas sets these not based on what they think, but at the point in which they believe they'll have an even amount of money on both sides. Public perception...
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Cole Bryson
August 29, 2019 - 10:20 am
Week 1 is here and it is time to briefly look at the games this week that we cover in the Upstate of South Carolina. Spartanburg at Greer: Greer has a very good front seven, and will be ready to get after Zae Foster of Spartanburg. The interesting note about this matchup is that both teams are...
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Mike Venditti
August 28, 2019 - 2:27 pm
Hello, and welcome to another edition of the Bases Loaded blog! The MLB season is heading into the home stretch of the regular season as September quickly approaches and there are tons of things to talk about! Here are a few... Youth On Display The 2019 MLB season has been chock full of young...
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Sam Slaughter
August 28, 2019 - 1:10 pm
If you’ve seen The Big Lebowksi, then you already know what a White Russian is. If not, never fear – The White Russian is a cocktail (which was based on another cocktail, The Black Russian) that’s been around for decades and is made from only three ingredients. With vodka, coffee liqueur, and cream...
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Diesel
August 27, 2019 - 3:27 pm
It’s time for college football to re-adjust and re-consider its competitive nature. Mostly in the spirit that (right now at least) there isn’t much. Look at the preseason top 25, it’s all the usual suspects: Clemson, Alabama, Georgia, Oklahoma, Michigan, Ohio State, Texas, and Florida (that #8...
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Cole Bryson
August 26, 2019 - 2:13 pm
After much anticipation, the Byrnes Rebels took the field on Friday night in Greer, South Carolina for their first matchup of the season with the Greer Yellowjackets. Efficiency, accuracy, and grit are three words to desrcibe the performance of Lawerence Scott on Friday night. The Byrnes...
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Credit: © Jerome Miron-USA TODAY Sports
Offsides with Marc Ryan
August 23, 2019 - 11:09 am
Nothing was more exciting to me than bowl season as a kid. The different logos, traditions, pageantry. Waiting to learn what bowl bid your team would be awarded was a present for a noteworthy season, and like the pile under your Christmas tree, you awaited with eager anticipation to discover what...
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