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No. 22 Clemson hopes to upset No. 1 Florida State

In this Oct. 26, 2013, file photo, Clemson head coach Dabo Swinney walks on the field before an NCAA college football game against Maryland in College Park, Md. Swinney believes his 22nd-ranked Tigers are ready for their big opportunity this week against No. 1 Florida State. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky, File)

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Clemson coach Dabo Swinney has seen too many underdog success stories to worry about what others think of his team’s chances at top-ranked Florida State this week.

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No. 14 South Carolina needs focus against Vandy

South Carolina head coach Steve Spurrier, right, talks with tight end Jerell Adams (89) during the second half of an NCAA college football game on Saturday, Sept. 13, 2014, in Columbia, S.C. (AP Photo/Rainier Ehrhardt)

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Steve Spurrier figures he’s got an equally difficult task getting No. 14 South Carolina ready for Vanderbilt as he did last week for Georgia.

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Charleston, ex-coach reach $400,000 settlement

In this Nov. 28, 2013, file photo, then Charleston head coach Doug Wojcik yells at a player to get into position during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against San Diego State at the Wooden Legacy tournament in Fullerton, Calif. The College of Charleston has paid $400,000 to Wojcik as part of the settlement reached last week.  Wojcik was fired last month amid allegations of verbal abuse. As part of settlement, Wojcik agreed not to sue the college. (AP Photo/Alex Gallardo, File)

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Fired College of Charleston coach Doug Wojcik had been paid $400,000 to settle potential claims against the school.

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No. 24 South Carolina upsets No. 6 Georgia 38-35

South Carolina wide receiver Shaq Roland (4) makes a touchdown catch as Georgia cornerback Aaron Davis (35) defends during the first half of an NCAA college football game on Saturday, Sept. 13, 2014, in Columbia, S.C. (AP Photo/Rainier Ehrhardt)

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Dylan Thompson threw for three touchdowns and No. 24 South Carolina’s maligned defense stood strong on a fourth-quarter goal line stand to topple No. 6 Georgia 38-35 on Saturday night.

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