If Republicans win in 2016, look out

...don't see a heavyweight in that group. I would go after one who has shown his stuff and mettle, such as Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell or House Speaker John Boehner. Proven quality. The GOP-controlled Congress recently put out their budget proposals...

Plenty of SEC East teams exit spring unsettled at QB

...the first-team offense in the spring game while Jacob Park worked mostly with the second- and third-team units. Connor Mitch got the most work for South Carolina in the spring but is still competing with Perry Orth and Michael Scarnecchia."We're...

Fishing tournaments

...five bass, 18.27 pounds, $1,500. Note: Sixth through 19th places shared a total of $8,650. Big fish: Joel and Mitch Douglas, 6.93 pounds, $1,870. There were 189 boats in the field.The National Wild Turkey Federation'sFourth annual...

South Carolina's Steve Spurrier isn't thinking of turning in his visor

...the shots" this season.With the graduation of Dylan Thompson, the Gamecocks will be looking for a new quarterback. Connor Mitch, Perry Orth and Michael Scarnecchia all saw significant playing time during the recent spring drills."We'll see what they...

Bottom line

...heard from a sitting U.S. senator and former Senate majority leader.The Nevada Democrat called his Republican counterpart Mitch McConnell "a lump of coal," and then proceeded to proclaim, of the Republican presidential field, "I think they're all...

Spring is about college football as well as the Masters

...on defense making plays. Whether Connor Mitch and Jasper Sasser can come remotely close...Shaw and Brinkley remains to be seen.Mitch is likely to take over behind center over...not a super duper offensive game."Mitch's primary touchdown target in the Garnet...

Rucker catches TD pass in Gamecocks spring game; Clemson, S.C. State also hold spring games

...artist and native of Charleston who also attended the school. Rucker caught a perfectly thrown ball from quarterback Connor Mitch.Backup quarterback Michael Scarnecchia rallied the Black team to a 14-13 victory over the Garnet squad.Scarnecchia completed...

Black motorist's fatal shooting: Outcry over police tactics

NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C. - As North Charleston surged in population the past decade, South Carolina's third-largest city fought rising crime through a simple policing solution: Be aggressive.

Steve Spurrier says Gamecocks' QB battle is 'not encouraging'

...performers to take over behind center.Connor Mitch, who'll be a third-year sophomore...throwing six career passes in college. Mitch is shuttling at the position with former...starting at the opponent's 25-yard line.Mitch threw the interception off a ball tipped...

Cavaliers surge past Bucks

...Thunder to a victory over MiamiEnes Kanter had 27 points and 12 rebounds for Oklahoma City, which has won three in a row. Rookie Mitch McGary scored 14 points, and Anthony Morrow had 12. CLIPPERS 107, PELICANS 100In Los Angeles, Blake Griffin scored 23 points...