• Big South Conference to hold baseball tourney in Lexington

    LEXINGTON, S.C. (AP) — The Big South Conference baseball tournament is coming to Lexington’s new ballpark.

  • Davis, Perry named to SC Football Hall of Fame

    GREENVILLE, S.C. (AP) — Former Clemson linebacker Jeff Davis and ex-Tigers defensive end Michael Dean Perry have been voted to the South Carolina Football of Hall of Fame.

  • Republican presidential candidate, Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla. talks with George Meyers, 71, of Bluffton, S.C., as the candidate arrives for lunch at a Cracker Barrel Restaurant in Okatie, S.C.,Thursday Feb. 11, 2016, after attending a campaign event at the Sun City community. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)

    Rubio eyes brokered convention after NH setback

    OKATIE, S.C. (AP) — The best hope of the Republican establishment just a week ago, Marco Rubio suddenly faces a path to his party’s presidential nomination that could require a brokered national convention.

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  • Evangelist Rev. Franklin Graham leads a "prayer rally" at Liberty Plaza near the state Capitol, in Atlanta, Wednesday, Feb. 10, 2016, a day after the New Hampshire presidential primaries. (Bob Andres/Atlanta Journal-Constitution via AP)  MARIETTA DAILY OUT; GWINNETT DAILY POST OUT; LOCAL TELEVISION OUT; WXIA-TV OUT; WGCL-TV OUT; MANDATORY CREDIT

    Religion news in brief

    Franklin Graham urges S Carolina Christians to vote biblically

  • South Carolina forward A'ja Wilson, top, battles for a rebound against Connecticut forward Morgan Tuck (3) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game Monday, Feb. 8, 2016, in Columbia, S.C. (AP Photo/Sean Rayford)

    No. 2 South Carolina looking to re-focus after 1st loss

    COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — There are few things South Carolina forward A’ja Wilson hates in basketball more than losing. And she can’t wait for the second-ranked Gamecocks to get back on the court after their first defeat of the season.

  • Republican presidential candidate, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie thanks supporters during a primary night rally in Nashua, N.H., Tuesday, Feb. 9, 2016. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)

    The Latest: Bush: NH voters pushed ‘pause’ on GOP race

    COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Here’s the latest on the 2016 presidential race as Republican and Democratic candidates head from New Hampshire to South Carolina and beyond. All times local:

  • Pastor’s widow: Daughters must live without ‘sense of fear’

    DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — The widow of a pastor slain with eight others at a historic South Carolina church says shielding her young daughters will be a priority during an upcoming murder trial expected to reopen emotional wounds.

  • South Carolina head coach Frank Martin, center, reacts after a call during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against Texas A&M, Saturday, Feb. 6, 2016, in College Station, Texas. (AP Photo/Sam Craft)

    Big Week: South Carolina could move to top of SEC standings

    COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — South Carolina could end up atop the Southeastern Conference standings, if the Gamecocks can defend their homecourt this week.

  • Auguste’s 19 helps Notre Dame to 89-83 win over Clemson

    GREENVILLE, S.C. (AP) — Notre Dame coach Mike Brey was glad Zach Auguste got mad after spending much of the first half on the bench in foul trouble in the Fighting Irish’s 89-83 win over Clemson on Monday night.

  • South Carolina forward A'ja Wilson, top, battles for a rebound against Connecticut forward Morgan Tuck (3) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game Monday, Feb. 8, 2016, in Columbia, S.C. (AP Photo/Sean Rayford)

    No. 1 UConn takes top-ranked showdown with 66-54 win

    COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — In a story Feb. 8 on the women’s basketball game between No. 1 UConn and No. 2 South Carolina, The Associated Press erroneously referred to Connecticut coach as Gene Auriemma. Story should have said Geno Auriemma.