• South Carolina's Skai Moore (10) celebrates his interception against North Carolina in the first half of an NCAA college football game in Charlotte, N.C., Thursday, Sept. 3, 2015. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton)

    Carson, Moore lift Gamecocks past Tar Heels 17-13

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Shon Carson ran for 75 yards and a touchdown, linebacker Skai Moore intercepted two passes in the end zone and South Carolina defeated border state rival North Carolina 17-13 on Thursday night.

  • This June 18, 2015, file photo, provided by the Charleston County Sheriff's Office shows Dylann Roof. A South Carolina prosecutor said Thursday, Sept. 3, 2015, that she will seek the death penalty for Roof, who is charged with killing nine black churchgoers in Charleston. Roof also faces federal charges including hate crimes. Prosecutors in that case have not said if they will pursue the death penalty. (Charleston County Sheriff's Office via AP, File)

    Prosecutor: Church shooting suspect to face death penalty

    CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — The white man accused of killing nine black churchgoers in what authorities said was a racially motivated crime during Bible study will face a death penalty trial, even though not all the victims’ families agree with capital punishment, a prosecutor said Thursday.

    Updated: 3:45 pm

  • In this Nov. 29, 2014, file photo, Clemson quarterback Deshaun Watson walks the field during warmups before the start of an NCAA college football game against South Carolina in Clemson, S.C. Watson could be the face of college football this season or the injured star in street clothes on the sideline.  (AP Photo/Richard Shiro, File)

    Watson Watch: No. 12 Clemson QB looking for fast start

    CLEMSON, S.C. (AP) — Clemson quarterback Deshaun Watson says he is ready for whatever comes his way.

    Updated: 12:49 pm

  • The Latest: Prosecutor to seek death in church shooting

    COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — The latest on a prosecutor’s decision to seek the death penalty against Dylann Roof (all times local):

    Updated: 1:06 pm

  • In this Nov. 2, 2013 file photo, South Carolina head coach Steve Spurrier looks on during the first half of an NCAA college football game against Mississippi State. North Carolina has overhauled its defensive coaching staff and scheme after giving up the most programs and yards in program history last year. North Carolina opens against South Carolina, Thursday, Sept. 3, 2015 and will provide the first look at whether the Tar Heels have improved at all.  (AP Photo/Rainier Ehrhardt, File)

    Gamecocks QB Mitch faces familiar faces in 1st start vs. UNC

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Connor Mitch will probably be a little too busy Thursday night to do much reminiscing.

  • In this Aug. 30, 2014 file photo, North Carolina's Shakeel Rashad and Jeff Schoettmer (10) celebrate Schoettmer's interception and touchdown against Liberty during the second half of an NCAA college football game in Chapel Hill, N.C. North Carolina has overhauled its defensive coaching staff and scheme after giving up the most programs and yards in program history last year. (AP Photo/Gerry Broome, File)

    North Carolina, South Carolina schedule 2 more games

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The Charlotte Sports Foundation announced it has secured two more future regular season college football games in Charlotte between North Carolina and South Carolina.

  • Darlington offers flag exchange: Confederate for American

    DARLINGTON, S.C. (AP) — Darlington Raceway will give out American flags to those who want to turn in a Confederate flag, continuing an initiative that began in Daytona soon after nine people were killed at a church in Charleston.

  • In this Dec. 13, 2014, file photo, Clemson head coach Dabo Swinney watches an NCAA college football bowl practice session in Clemson, S.C. Swinney hopes the 12th ranked Tigers do not take things lightly when they start with FCS opponent Wofford this week.  (AP Photo/The  Independent-Mail, Mark Crammer, File) THE GREENVILLE NEWS OUT; SENECA NEWS OUT

    Swinney: Clemson not slackening up vs. FCS opponent Wofford

    CLEMSON, S.C. (AP) — Clemson coach Dabo Swinney is ready to watch his team hit the field, no matter how many questions he might have approaching the opener against FCS opponent Wofford.

  • Family Circle Cup becomes Volvo Cars Open

    CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — South Carolina’s longtime Women’s Tennis Association event is getting a new name.

  • Spurrier dealing with offensive unknowns

    COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — So Steve Spurrier finally settled on South Carolina’s starting quarterback. He just wishes that was his only question on offense.