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S Carolina tops Miami 24-21 in Independence Bowl

Miami running back Duke Johnson (8) breaks away from a tackle attempt by South Carolina safety Kadetrix Marcus in the first half of the Independence Bowl NCAA college football game in Shreveport, La., Saturday, Dec. 27, 2014.(AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis)

SHREVEPORT, La. (AP) — It took South Carolina coach Steve Spurrier less than two quarters to abandon his gameplan and go back to what he knows best.

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Thursday’s Sports in Brief

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — NHL

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Miami, South Carolina meet in Independence Bowl

Miami running back Duke Johnson reacts to a reporter's question during a news conference Friday, Dec. 26, 2014, in Shreveport, La. The Hurricanes face South Carolina in the Independence Bowl NCAA college football game on Saturday. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis)

SHREVEPORT, La. (AP) — A three-game losing streak to end the regular season dashed Miami’s hopes of a banner year. South Carolina was considered one of the nation’s elite during the preseason, but struggled from the outset.

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Gamecocks running back Davis off to NFL

SHREVEPORT, La. (AP) — South Carolina junior running back Mike Davis is leaving the Gamecocks for the NFL draft after the Independence Bowl.

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