Chase Campbell becomes Paine head men's basketball coach

...Paine in 2008-09. The Jackson, Tenn., native later served as a student assistant for Link in 2011-12 before working at Newberry for one year as an assistant coach. He then returned to Paine and helped Link transform a program that won just eight games...

Sports | The Augusta Chronicle

...27, 2015 Tuesday, May 26, 2015 By Scott Rouch Columbia County Bureau By Wayne Staats By David Lee By Paul Newberry By Antonio Gonzalez By Don Coble By Howard Fendrich Sports Tweets Note: Announcements for participatory events...

Disappointed Atlanta Hawks vow best is yet to come

ATLANTA - The season didn't end like they wanted. Not even close. Despite the sting of a humiliating playoff defeat, the Atlanta Hawks seem closer than ever to winning a championship.

Michael Phelps' coach is heading to Arizona State

Bob Bowman is heading back to the college ranks and a new job at Arizona State, a school that he believes has the potential to be one of the top swimming programs in the country.

Cavaliers rout Hawks, take 2-0 series lead

ATLANTA - LeBron James scored 30 points and the Cleveland Cavaliers took total command of the Eastern Conference final even without injured star Kyrie Irving, routing the Atlanta Hawks 94-82.

Hawks lose Kyle Korver for rest of playoffs with ankle injury

ATLANTA - The Atlanta Hawks were dealt another major blow Saturday when 3-point specialist Kyle Korver was ruled out for the rest of the playoffs because of a severely sprained right ankle.

Oak Ridge Boys to perform in Newberry, Aiken

...Boys are making three area appearances in the coming weeks. They will perform at 3 and 8 p.m. Friday, March 27, at the Newberry (S.C.) Opera House. Tickets are $42 from (803) 276-6264 or newberryoperahouse.com. The group also will perform...

Cavaliers top Hawks in Game 1

ATLANTA - LeBron James scored 31 points and J.R. Smith made eight 3-pointers and added 28, leading the Cleveland Cavaliers past the top-seeded Atlanta Hawks 97-89 in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference Finals on Wednesday night.

Hawks' 2-headed point guard a big key to playoff success

ATLANTA - Jeff Teague leads the Atlanta offense. So does Dennis Schroder. Sometimes, they do it together.

Georgia Regents uses short-swing approach to rout Newberry

...the other way, yelling to "stay above the ball."The Jaguars obliged early and late in Saturday's season opener to rout Newberry 11-1 at Lake Olmstead Stadium.Georgia Regents produced 18 hits on 14 singles and four extra-base knocks, including two...