Champions crowned at City of Laurens youth basketball finale

The City of Laurens Parks and Recreation Dept. hosted championship night for their youth basketball teams on Thursday night at The Ridge at Laurens.

Red Devils hold off Warriors, 80-70

A Jalen Carter dunk over a posterized Indian Land defender with 47.1 seconds to play sealed the Clinton Red Devils 80-70 win over a scrappy Warriors team in the opening round of the AAA playoffs on Tuesday night at Clinton High School.

Laurens Academy boys and girls basketball open SCISA state playoffs

The Laurens Academy boys and girls basketball teams will open play this week in the SCISA Class A state playoffs.

Lady Crusaders win region tournament title

The Laurens Academy Lady Crusaders topped Richard Winn Academy 36-26 on Saturday to win the region tournament championship at Newberry Academy.

Campbell earns 70-57 win over Blue Hose

CLINTON, S.C. – Chris Clemons scored 23 points and hit six three-pointers, including five in the first half, to help Campbell hold off several Blue Hose rallies and take the 70-57 win over the Presbyterian College men’s basketball team in Big South action Saturday afternoon at the Templeton Center in Clinton, S.C.  Ed Drew paced the Blue Hose with 13 points and seven rebounds.

Basketball Scoreboard: Friday, Feb. 10

Local basketball scoreboard for Friday, Feb. 10:

Reeder signs to play football at Alderson Broaddus University

Clinton Red Devil senior wide receiver Donte Reeder might have to get used to snow on the ground during gridiron season - something he rarely saw in South Carolina - as he is going north to play football for a West Virginia university.

Basketball Scoreboard: Feb. 8-9

Local basketball scores from Feb. 8-9:

PC falls to High Point, 68-58

CLINTON, S.C. – The Presbyterian College men’s basketball team could not overcome a 12-point High Point lead as the Panthers swept the season series with a 68-58 win Thursday night at the Templeton Center. The Blue Hose fall to 5-19 on the season and 1-12 in the Big South, while the Panthers improve to 14-11, 8-5.

Red Devils clip Panthers to finish undefeated in region play

A Vilo Boyd steal with 7.5 seconds to play in the game sealed an 81-80 win for the Clinton Red Devils over the Chapman Panthers on Wednesday night at Chapman High School.