Bulldogs Suffer Defeat to Morgan State

Orangeburg, SC (September 25, 2022) - The SC State women's volleyball team faced another setback in 3-0 conference match to Morgan State, on Sunday afternoon, inside Hill Field House. The Bears won in three sets, [...]

WSOC: Lady Bulldogs Fall Short On The Road

LEXINGTON, VA (September 25, 2022)—The South Carolina State women's soccer team fell short of their first win of the season in a 2-1 defeat to Virginia Military Institute Sunday (Sept. 25th) at Patchin Field. Interim [...]

Panthers Show Up Strong at Queen City Invite

CHARLOTTE, NC (September 23, 2022) - The Claflin University Panthers cross country team had a great performance in their first men's 8K run of the season at the 2022 Queens (N.C.) City  Invite. After opening [...]

Aggies Turn Back Bulldogs 41-27 On The Road

GREENSBORO, NC—Redshirt junior wide receiver Shaquan Davis caught a team-high six catches for 127-yards and a touchdown, but it wasn't enough as South Carolina State dropped their seventh in a row to host N.C. A&T State, 41-27 [...]

Eagles Defeat Bulldogs 3-0

Orangeburg, SC- The SC State women's volleyball team fell to Coppin State, 3-0 in a conference match on Friday evening, inside PEC Arena. The Eagles won in three sets, 25-11, 25-13, 12, and 25-17. The [...]

Avea Earns Terrier Invite All-Tournament Team Honor

Orangeburg, SC (September 19, 2022) - The Terriers of Wofford College announces their inaugural 2022 Terrier Invite All Tournament Volleyball team, as voted on by the Volleyball Coaches and tournament staff. SCSU's Siela Avea, a junior, Opposite Hitter [...]

Panthers Have a Strong Day at Furman Invitational

GREENVILLE, SC (September 18, 2022) - The Claflin University men's and women's cross country teams returned to the course with some solid performances, Saturday morning. The Panthers and Lady Panthers turned in some great results [...]

Young Lady Panthers Show Up at Furman Invitational

GREENVILLE, SC (September 19, 2022) - The Claflin University men's and women's cross country teams returned to the course with some solid performances, Saturday morning. The Panthers and Lady Panthers turned in some great results [...]

Women’s Soccer Fall On The Road To Hornets

MONTGOMERY, AL (September 18, 2022)—The South Carolina State women's soccer team suffered their 10th straight loss this season in a 0-2 setback to Alabama State on the road. Denim Whitten led the way for the Lady [...]

MEAC Announces Weekly Football Honors, presented by Coca-Cola

NORFOLK, Va., Sept. 12, 2022 – South Carolina State running back Kendrell Flowers was named the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC) Football Offensive Player of the Week, presented by Coca-Cola, the conference announced today. The Bulldogs' BJ Davis was named Defensive Player [...]

Bulldogs Roll On The Road Over Wildcats 33-9

DAYTONA BEACH, FLA (September 10, 2022)—Despite a two-hour delay due to harsh weather, South Carolina State managed to pull it together to runaway with an 33-9 victory over SWAC foe and host Bethune-Cookman Saturday (Sept.10th) [...]

Two Bulldog Greats and future Hall of Famers Meet Up

Former SC State football great and Philadelphia Eagle standout Javon Hargrave (right) and former Bulldog golfer and Philadelphia area attorney Raymond Grier met up after an Eagle's practice Wednesday (Sept. 07, 2022). The two will [...]

Volleyball Falls At UNC-Greensboro Invite

GREENSBORO, N.C.(September 5, 2022) – The South Carolina State Volleyball team remain winless on the season after a tough setback over the weekend at the Tussle in the Triad Tournament in Fleming Gym at the [...]

Panthers Open 2022 Season at Carolina Challenge

COLUMBIA, SC (September 3, 2022) - The Claflin University cross country teams got the 2022 season started in a big way with some great performances at the 2022 Carolina Challenge. Both teams saw some great [...]

Cross Country Teams Post Strong Showing In Season-Opener

CHARLESTON, SC (September 3, 2022) —The South Carolina State Cross Country teams posted a strong showing at the CSU Buccaneer Invite. Team participated in the CSU Invite were College of Charleston, The Citadel, Newberry, USC-Beaufort, [...]

Lady Bulldogs Back In Action at Home Sunday

ORANGEBURG, SC (September 3, 2022) --- The South Carolina State women's soccer team returns to action on Sunday (Sept.4th) versus College of Charleston inside O.C. Dawson Stadium/Willie Jeffries Field. Last Timeout: The Lady Bulldogs (0-4) [...]

WSOC: Lady Bulldogs Fall On Road To UNC Asheville

ASHEVILLE, NC (August 29, 2022) — The South Carolina State women's soccer team suffered yet another setback Sunday (Aug. 28th) on the road at UNC Asheville at Greenwood Field. Graduate student Kierra Cox led the way with [...]

Pough Set To Hold Weekly Press Conference

ORANGEBURG, SC (August 26, 2022) —South Carolina State head coach Buddy Pough will start the 2022 campaign, beginning Monday (Aug. 29th ) with the annual Bulldog Football Press Conference. The weekly press conference will be held [...]

Lady Bulldogs Drops Back-to-Back Decisions On The Road

ORANGEBURG, SC (8-26-2022) —The South Carolina State women's soccer team suffered back-to-back setbacks on the road in their season-opener. The Lady Bulldogs (0-2) welcome a young and feisty squad this season, returning only two seniors [...]

Women’s Soccer Opens 2022 Season On The Road

Orangeburg, SC (August 17, 2022) The South Carolina State women's soccer team will open the 2022 campaign on the road Thursday (Aug. 18th) versus Stetson University at the Athletic Training Center in Deland, Fla. First [...]

South Carolina State gives Buddy Pough extension, raise

Football 8/12/2022 11:30:00 AM By Steven J. Gaither Fresh off another MEAC title and his first Celebration Bowl, South Carolina State has rewarded Buddy Pough with an extension. South Carolina State head coach Buddy Pough will be [...]

Bulldogs Hold Media/Picture Day Saturday

ORANGEBURG, SC (August 11, 2022) —The South Carolina State football team will hold its annual Media/Picture Day Saturday (Aug. 13th) beginning at 9 a.m. at Oliver. C. Dawson Stadium. Media outlets will get a chance [...]

SC State Hall of Famer Named Interim AD

ORANGEBURG, SC. (August 10, 2022) – South Carolina State Hall of Famer Keshia Campbell has been named the interim director of athletics at her alma mater, the university announced Tuesday (Aug.9th). Campbell will assume her duties immediately. Campbell, the second female athletics [...]

Bulldog Lineman Named Preseason All-American

South Carolina State defensive lineman, Jeblonski Green has been named second-team FCS All-American by Stats Perform. Green, who missed four games last season, finished seventh on the team with 38 total tackles. He led the [...]

Claflin Athletics Posts a 3.27 Department GPA

ORANGEBURG, SC (June 13, 2022)  - In addition to some fantastic performances on the courts, tracks, and fields, the Claflin University student-athletes put on some equally impressive efforts in the classrooms this spring. At the [...]

Golf tournament to benefit SC State scholarships

ORANGEBURG, S.C. (June 2, 2022) – The Florence and Darlington Alumni Chapters of the South Carolina State University National Alumni Association will host the inaugural SCSU Harry Carson Scholarship Golf Tournament on Monday, June 20, [...]

SC STATE RELAY TEAM UNABLE TO ADVANCE

ORANGEBURG, SC (June 2, 2022)– The South Carolina State men's 4x100 meter relay team was unable to advance to the 2022 NCAA Outdoor Track & Field Championship Friday as the Bulldog foursome finished 18th in the [...]

Nelson Earns USTFCCCA Second Team All-American Honors

NEW ORLEANS, LA (June 1, 2022) - Claflin senior Zaria Nelson capped her collegiate career in style when she was named to the 2022 United States Track & Field/Cross Country Coaches' Association (USTFCCCA) All-American Team, Tuesday [...]

Chambers, Howard Named to D2CCA All-Region Team

LOCK HAVEN, PA (May 12, 2022) - After completing a successful regular season and a conference championship, the honors are coming in for the 2022 Claflin Lady Panthers. The duo of senior pitcher Bre'Zhay Chambers and [...]

Panthers Claim a 6-3 Win at North Georgia

DAHLONEGA, GA (April 29, 2022) - The Claflin Panthers (5-26, 1-24 PBC) got their first Peach Belt Conference (PBC) win of the season when the team took a 6-3 road win over the North Georgia [...]

L.A. Rams Select Durant at No. 142 in NFL Draft

HOLLYWOOD, Calif. – The Los Angeles Rams have selected South Carolina State defensive back Decobie Durant with the 142nd overall pick in the fourth round of the 2022 NFL Draft. A First-Team Associated Press FCS All-American and [...]

MEAC Announces Men’s & Women’s Tennis Academic Honors

NORFOLK, Va., (April 27, 2022)—The Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC) has announced the 2022 Men's and Women's Tennis All-Academic selections, honoring 49 student-athletes from the conference's six men's tennis- and seven women's tennis-playing institutions who have achieved academic [...]

SC State University Track Teams Set Two More Records

ORANGEBURG, SC (April 26, 2022) – The South Carolina State track and field teams continued their outstanding outdoor performances Saturday (Apr. 23) at the University of South Carolina Open by establishing two more school records [...]

Claflin’s Chambers Named CIAA Pitcher of the Week

CHARLOTTE, NC (April 25, 2022) - Claflin senior pitcher Bre'Zhay Chambers ended the regular season in style when the was named the Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) Food Lion Pitcher of the Week, Monday afternoon. She [...]

Lady Panthers Take a 10-6 Loss at Fayetteville State

FAYETTEVILLE, NC (April 22, 2022) - The Claflin Lady Panthers (15-13, 13-1 CIAA) took their first Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) loss of the season when the team took a 10-6 loss to the Fayetteville [...]

Panthers Rally Late for a 9-5 Win Over Benedict

ORANGEBURG, SC (April 19, 2022) - Bragging rights will come to Orangeburg, S.C. as the Claflin Panthers (4-23) rallied late to take a 9-5 win over the rival Benedict Tigers (5-34), Tuesday afternoon. The Panthers [...]

UMES Sweep Softball Series Over The Weekend

ORANGEBURG, SC (April 3, 2022) — The South Carolina State softball dropped Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC) series to Maryland-Eastern Shore over the weekend at the Bulldog Softball Field. Five seniors were honored during pregame activities [...]

Panthers Show Improvement at Gotta Run Invite

CENTRAL, SC (April 3, 2022) - The Claflin University men's track & field team showed had some great performances at the Gotta Run Invite hosted by Southern Wesleyan University. The Panthers continued to perform well [...]

Morgan Named CIAA Men’s Field Athlete of the Week

CHARLOTTE, NC (March 29, 2022) - Claflin University freshman Jocolbi Morgan continues to make a name for himself as he was honored as the Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) Food Lion Field Athlete of the Week, [...]

Rembert-Jett Earns MEAC Weekly Track & Field Honors

NORFOLK, Va., (March 29, 2022) —South Carolina State sophomore Waddell Rembert-Jett was named Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC) Men's Track Athlete of the Week, presented by Coca-Cola, the conference office announced today Others receiving honors were, Howard senior Jessica [...]

Jeffers Earns MEAC Top Weekly Track Athlete Honor

NORFOLK, Va., (March 24, 2022) — South Carolina State junior Tyler Jeffers was named Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC) Men's Track Athlete of the Week, presented by Coca-Cola, the conference office announced. Others earning honors were, Howard [...]

SC State Announces 2022 Bulldog Football Schedule

ORANGEBURG, SC (March 23, 2022) —The 2021 Cricket Celebration Bowl HBCU National Champion South Carolina State Bulldogs will play an 11-game schedule during the 2022 fall campaign, the university announced Wednesday (March, 23rd). Bulldog New [...]

Softball Goes 1-2 in Opening MEAC Series At NCCU

CARY, NC (March 21, 2022) — The South Carolina State women's softball team closed out 1-2 against North Carolina Central in a Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC) three-game series over the weekend at the Thomas Brooks [...]

Bulldogs Gear Up for Spring Practice

BULLDOG SPRING PRACTICE SCHEDULE (PDF) ORANGEBURG, SC (March 21, 2022) —South Carolina State will begin preparing for the 2022 campaign Tuesday (March.22nd ), when the Bulldogs open spring drills at Oliver C. Dawson Stadium, beginning at 6:30 [...]

SCSU Track Teams Shine at Georgia Tech

ORANGEBURG, SC (March 19, 2022) – The South Carolina State track and field teams had their second consecutive impressive outing Mar. 18-19 at the Yellow Jacket Invitational hosted by Georgia Tech in Atlanta, GA. Coach Jerod [...]

SC State Bulldogs Enjoy Pro Day

COLUMBIA, SC (March 18, 2022) -- Decobie Durant was in Columbia Thursday taking part in the Pro Day held at the University of South Carolina. Durant recently participated at the NFL Combine in Indianapolis where he ran [...]

SCSU’s Wade Honored During MEAC Tourney

NORFOLK, VA – Verna Squire Wade, the president of South Carolina State's athletic boosters,  was recognized as a 2022 Distinguished Alumnus of the university by the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC) Thursday (Mar. 10) during the [...]

Jackson Released as Head Men’s Basketball Coach

ORANGEBURG, SC (March 12, 2022) -- Claflin University has made the decision to change the leadership of its men's basketball program, effective immediately. The program will move forward in a new direction following the release [...]

MORGAN STATE EDGES SC STATE 80-77 IN MEAC TOURNEY

NORFOLK, VA (March 10, 2022) – Fourth-seeded Morgan State took a nine-point lead with just over eleven minutes remaining and held on for a hard-fought 80-77 win over SC State, the fifth seed, Thursday in [...]

Panthers Take a 12-2 Loss at Columbus State

COLUMBUS, GA (March 5, 2022) - The Claflin Panthers (1-4, 0-2 PBC) returned to Peach Belt Conference (PBC) action, Saturday afternoon where the team took a 12-2 loss to the Columbus State Cougars (16-3, 2-0 [...]

Men’s Bracket Set for 2022 MEAC Basketball Tournament

NORFOLK, Va., March 3, 2022 – The Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC) has released its men's pairings for the 2022 MEAC Basketball Tournament, March 9-12 at the Scope Arena in Norfolk, Va. South Carolina State closed out the [...]

Women’s Bracket Set for 2022 MEAC Basketball Tournament

2022 MEAC WOMEN'S TOURNAMENT BRACKET (PDF) NORFOLK, Va., March 3, 2022 – The Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC) has released its women's pairings for the 2022 MEAC Basketball Tournament, March 9-12 at the Scope Arena in Norfolk, Va. South Carolina [...]

Lady Bulldogs Drop 48-64 Road Loss To Howard

WASHINGTON, DC (February 28, 2022) — Freshman guard Nicole Gwynn finished with a game-high 17 points and six rebounds, as South Carolina State suffered another tough road loss to Howard, 48-64, Monday (Feb.28th) at Burr Gymnasium. Freshman [...]

Bulldogs Fall Short On The Road to Spartans

NORFOLK, VA (February 26, 2022) — T.J. Madlock tossed in a game-high 17 points and seven (7) rebounds, but t wasn't enough as South Carolina State fell short, 63-59, on the road to host Norfolk State Saturday [...]

Lady Bulldogs Fall On The Road To Norfolk State

NORFOLK, VA (February 26, 2022)—All-MEAC forward  Trinity Klock scored nine (9) points, three rebounds and two blocks but it wasn't enough as South Carolina State dropped another 68-29 decision to Norfolk State Saturday (Feb. 26th) in MEAC [...]

SC State University ends contract of Women’s Basketball Coach

ORANGEBURG, SC (February 24, 2022) —South Carolina State University announced Thursday the decision to end the contract of women's head basketball coach Audra Smith, effective immediately.  Associate Head Coach Ervin Monier has been named interim head women's [...]

Bulldogs Close Out Season Sweep Over Hornets 79-74

ORANGEBURG, SC (February 21, 2022) — Rahsaan Edwards had a season-high 21 points as South Carolina State turned back visiting Delaware State, 79-74, Monday nigh (Feb. 21st) at Smith-Hamond-Middleton Memorial Center. The Bulldogs improve to 2-0 against [...]

Bulldogs Complete Season Sweep Over UMES In 70-63 Win

ORANGEBURG, SC (February 19, 2022) — Freshman guard T.J. Madlock scored a game-high 18 points, seven (7) assist, and grabbed four rebounds, while teammate Rahsaan Edwards added 17 points and five (5) assist to lead South Carolina State to [...]

Lady Bulldogs Fall Short 65-57 To UMES

ORANGEBURG, SC (February 20, 2022) — All-MEAC performer sophomore forward Trinity Klock tossed in a team-high 16 points and eight rebounds, but it wasn't enough as South Carolina State fell short 65-57 to Maryland-Eastern Shore in Mid-Eastern [...]

Lady Bulldogs Suffer 48-76 Setback On The Road At Morgan State

BALTIMORE, MD (February 14, 2022)—Freshman guard Nicole Gwynn finished with a team-high 12 points and six rebounds, while teammate Victoria Jordan added 11 but it wasn't enough as South Carolina State suffered an, 76-48, setback to Morgan State Monday [...]

Lady Bulldogs Fall On The Road To Coppin State 80-55

BALTIMORE, MD (February 12, 2022) – Trinity Klock and Mekayla Lumpkin each scored 11 each but it wasn't enough as South Carolina State dropped their fifth straight league contest in an, 80-55, decision to Coppin State Saturday (Feb.12th) at [...]

Durant officially invited to NFL Combine

South Carolina State defensive back Decobie Durant will get another chance to showcase his skills in front of NFL scouts and GMs at the 2022 NFL Combine. Durant is one of 324 draft-eligible prospects invited to participate [...]

Lowther Earns All-MEAC Softball Preseason Honors

NORFOLK, Va., (February 8, 2022) --- South Carolina State sophomore Deasia Lowther was named to the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC) Second Team, presented by TowneBank, the conference announced. All awards were voted on by the conference's head coaches [...]

Bulldogs Post 74-68 Win Over NC Central Monday

ORANGEBURG, SC (February 8, 2022) —Freshman guard T.J. Madlock tossed in a team-high 20 points and grabbed five rebounds to lead South Carolina State to an, 74-68, win over visiting North Carolina Central Monday (Feb. 7th) at [...]

Lady Bulldogs Suffer 73-49 Setback To Morgan State

ORANGEBURG, SC (February 7, 2022) —Turnovers seemed to be the deciding factor down the stretch, as South Carolina State suffered an, 73-49, setback to Morgan State Monday (Feb.7th) at Smith-Hammond-Middleton Memorial Center. South Carolina State [...]

Bulldogs Post A Pair Of Wins To Open Season

SUMTER, SC (February 6, 2022) -The defending Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC) Champion South Carolina State men's tennis team opened the season with a pair of victories over The Citadel and USC-Sumter. In the first match, [...]

Coppin State Down Lady Bulldogs In MEAC Action

ORANGEBURG, SC (February 5, 2022) —Sophomore guard Nadia Reese finished with a team-high 15 points going 6-of-10 from the field and 3-of-5 from 3-point range, but it wasn't enough as South Carolina State dropped a tough, 84-55, [...]

Bulldogs Knock Off Bison At Home 58-55

ORANGEBURG, SC (February 1, 2022) —Three Bulldogs scored double-figures as South Carolina State knocked off visiting Howard, 58-55, in a Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference showdown at Smith-Hammond-Middleton Memorial Center Monday (Jan 31st). Omar Croskey led the way [...]

Bulldogs Fall To Top-Ranked Spartans, 87-69

ORANGEBURG, SC (January 29, 2022) — Jemal Davis finished with a team-high 19 points, South Carolina State fell short in knocking off top-ranked Norfolk State, 87-69, Saturday (Jan. 29th) in a Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference showdown at Smith-Hammond-Middleton [...]

Lady Bulldogs Drop Tough Setback To Norfolk State

ORANGEBURG, SC (January 29, 2022) — Freshman guard Nicole Gwynn tossed in 10 points along with six (6) rebounds, but it wasn't enough as South Carolina State dropped its first league contest, 60-40, to top-ranked Norfolk State [...]

Bulldogs Win On The Road Over UMES 69-60

PRINCESS ANNE, MD (January 22, 2022)— Jemal Davis scored a game-high 16 points and grabbed eight (8) rebounds to lead South Carolina State to an, 69-60, Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC) road win over Maryland-Eastern Shore Saturday (Jan.22nd) [...]

Hill Earns MEAC Men’s Field Athlete of the Week

NORFOLK, Va., Jan. 19, 2022—South Carolina State freshman Erick Hill was named the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC) Men's Field Athlete of the Week, presented by Coca-Cola, the conference announced today. Others earning honors were, Norfolk State [...]

Bulldogs Roll Over Hornets, 102-67, In Non-Conference Play

ORANGEBURG, SC (January 18, 2022) —Five Bulldogs scored in double-figures as South Carolina State rolled to an, 102-67, win over Morris College Tuesday (Jan.18th) at Smith-Hammond-Middleton Memorial Center. Latavian Lawrence and Raquan Brown recorded the teams only double-double [...]

Gwynn Selected With Double MEAC Top Weekly Honors

NORFOLK, Va., Jan. 18, 2022—South Carolina State freshman guard Nicole Gwynn was selected as the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC) Women's Basketball Co-Player of the Week along with Coppin State redshirt sophomore guard Mossi Staples, presented by Coca-Cola, the [...]

Morgan Named CIAA Field Athlete of the Week

CHARLOTTE, NC (January 18, 2022) - It didn't take long for the honors to start coming in for Claflin University freshman sprinter Jocolbi Morgan as he was named the Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) Food Lion [...]

Scott Named CIAA Rookie of the Week

CHARLOTTE, NC (January 18, 2022) - After a very successful week on the court, the honors began to come in for the Claflin Lady Panthers as freshman guard Lauren Scott was named the Central Intercollegiate Athletic [...]

Track Teams Had Strong Showing at USC Saturday

ORANGEBURG, SC (January 18, 2022) – The SC State track and field teams post a combined 13 top 10 finishes, including six top 5 performances, Saturday at the USC Opener hosted by the University of [...]

Gwynn Pace Bulldogs With 63-51 Win Over NCCU

ORANGEBURG, SC—Freshman guard Nicole Gwynn finished with a game-high 26 points and six rebounds to lift South Carolina State to its first victory of the season in an, 63-51, win over visiting North Carolina Central Saturday (Jan. [...]

HBCU Legacy Bowl announces head coaches

The Black College Football Hall of Fame (BCFHOF) announced the Head Coaches for the inaugural HBCU Legacy Bowl on Wednesday.  The Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA), the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC), the Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference [...]

Panthers Take a 74-56 Loss to Virginia Union

ORANGEBURG, SC (January 12, 2022) - The Claflin Panthers (3-12, 2-4 CIAA) could not find any answers when the team took a hard-fought 74-56 loss to the Virginia Union Panthers (10-3, 3-0 CIAA), Wednesday evening. [...]

Bulldogs Drop Tough 88-81 Setback In Overtime To Morgan St.

ORANGEBURG, SC (January 11, 2022)—Four Bulldogs scored double-figures, but it wasn't enough as South Carolina State dropped a tough, 88-81, tough overtime loss to Morgan State Monday (Jan.10th) in Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference(MEAC) play at Smith-Hammond-Middleton [...]

Bulldogs Fall In MEAC Opener To Coppin State, 74-65

ORANGEBURG, SC (January 8, 2022) —Freshman guard T.J. Madlock tossed in a team-high 21 points along with nine (9) rebounds, but it wasn't enough as South Carolina State suffered its first league loss, 74-65, to visiting Coppin [...]

Lady Bulldogs Drop Tough 47-32 Setback To Furman

ORANGEBURG, SC (December 29, 2021) — The South Carolina State women's basketball team posted its lowest scoring effort of the season, dropping a tough 47-32 decision to Furman Wednesday (Dec. 29th) at Smith -Hammond-Middleton Memorial [...]

Lumpkin Selected As MEAC Rookie of the Week

NORFOLK, Va., Dec. 23, 2021—Freshman guard MeKayla Lumpkin was named Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC) Rookie of the Week, presented by Coca-Cola the conference announced. Others earning honors were Maryland Eastern Shore graduate guard/forward Amanda Carney and Coppin State redshirt [...]

Gwynn Earn MEAC Rookie of the Week Honors

NORFOLK, Va., (December 21, 2021) —. South Carolina State freshman guard Nicole Gwynn was selected as the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC) Rookie of the Week, presented by  Coca-Cola , the conference announced. Others earning honors were, Norfolk State [...]

Madlock Earns MEAC Weekly Top Honor

NORFOLK, Va., (December 22, 2021)  – Freshman guard TJ Madlock has been named the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC) Men's Basketball Rookie of the Week, presented by Coco-Cola. Others earning awards were Graduate guard Kyle Foster of [...]

SC STATE EYES BATTLE AGAINST SWAC CHAMPS JSU

NORFOLK, Va., (December 17, 2021)  –When the dust has settled following the Cricket Celebration Bowl on Saturday, Dec. 18 at Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta, a new champion will have been crowned. The South Carolina State [...]

Bulldogs Hold Off High Point 67-66

ROCK HILL, SC—Three Bulldogs scored in double figure as South Carolina State held off a late rally from High Point to capture their second straight victory, 67-66, in the 1st Annual No Room For Racism Classic [...]

Madlock Named MEAC Rookie of the Week

NORFOLK, Va.,(December 9, 2021)– Freshman guard TJ Madlock was named Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC) Rookie of the Week, presented by Coca-Cola the league announced. Madlock (G, 6-3, 190, Fr., Memphis, Tenn.) scored the winning 3-point buzzer-beating shot [...]

Madlock Lifts Bulldogs In 65-64 Road Win Over South Florida

TAMPA, FL. (December 3, 2021)—Freshman guard T.J. Madlock nailed an off-balance 3-pointer from the corner with 0.6 seconds remaining to lift South Carolina State to an 65-64 victory over South Florida Friday (Dec. 3rd) at Yuengling Center. Madlock [...]

Slow Start Costs Panthers in 80-58 Loss to Lander

ORANGEBURG, SC (November 30, 2021) - The Claflin Panthers (1-4) could not quite keep up with the hot shooting of the Lander University Bearcats (2-4), Monday evening. After allowing a hot start to the Bearcats, [...]

SC State Falls Short In Overtime 91-79 To The Citadel

ORANGEBURG, SC (November 28, 2021)—Redshirt sophomore Cameron Jones tossed in a team-high 20 points, seven rebounds and five assist, but South Carolina State (1-7) fell short in overtime, 91-79, to The Citadel (4-2) Sunday (Nov. 28th) at [...]

Panthers Run Away for an 80-59 Win Over Voorhees

ORANGEBURG, SC (November 20, 2021) - The Claflin Panthers (1-2) controlled the game from the very beginning when the team took an impressive 80-59 win over the Voorhees Tigers (3-10), Saturday afternoon. The team took [...]

Howard Sweeps SC State in MEAC Volleyball Quarterfinal

NORFOLK, Va., Nov. 19, 2021 – Top seed Howard University swept South Carolina State 3-0 (25-12, 25-10, 25-14) in the quarterfinals of the 2021 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC) Volleyball Championship at Burr Gymnasium on Friday. The Bison [...]

Bulldogs Post 67-53 Win In Home-Opener Over St. Andrews

ORANGEBURG, SC (November 18, 2021) —Sophomore guard Rakeim Gary tossed in a game-high 17 points, while Latavian Lawrence recorded the games only double-double with 13 points and 11 rebounds to lead South Carolina State to an 67-53 win over [...]

Lady Bulldogs Drop Tough 50-65 Setback To St. Thomas

ORANGEBURG, SC (November 18, 2021) -  All-MEAC performer sophomore forward Trinity Klock tossed in a team-high 12 points, while freshman guard Nicole Gwynn added 10 but it wasn't enough as South Carolina State suffered another setback 50-65 Thursday [...]

Lady Bulldogs Fall To USC-Upstate 70-51

ORANGEBURG, SC (November 17, 2021) —Rachel Ross tossed in a game-high 23 points to lead visiting USC-Upstate to an 70-51 victory over South Carolina State Tuesday (Nov. 16th) at Smith-Hammond-Middleton Memorial Center. All-MEAC forward Trinity [...]

Fierce Named CIAA Volleyball Defensive Player of the Year

CHARLOTTE, NC (November 15, 2021) - Claflin Lady Panthers senior Trinity Fierce was named the Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) Volleyball Defensive Player of the Year, Monday afternoon. The senior earned the honor after leading the [...]

SC STATE WOMEN FALL TO 0-2 AFTER COASTAL LOSS

ORANGEBURG, SC (November 15, 2021)– South Carolina State's Trinity Klock tossed in 14 points and grabbed eight boards and teammate Lovely Sonnier contributed 10 points and four rebounds, but it was not enough to overcome the [...]

Panthers Take an 81-59 Loss at Millersville

MILLERSVILLE, PA (November 15, 2021) - The Claflin Panthers (0-2) gave a strong effort, but the team could not quite keep up with the Millersville Marauders (2-0), Sunday afternoon. While the Panthers were able to [...]

Bulldogs Fall Short To East Carolina 70-62

GREENVILLE, NC(November 9, 2021) —Redshirt sophomore guard Cameron Jones scored a team-high 15 points and grabbed nine (9) rebounds but fell short to East Carolina 70-62 Tuesday (Nov.9th) at Williams Arena at Minges. Freshman guard TJ Madlock [...]

Lady Bulldogs Drop Season-Opener To Monarchs, 80-52

NORFOLK, VA (November 9, 2021) - Preseason All-MEAC sophomore forward Trinity Klock tossed recorded the only double-double with a team-high 19 points and 11 rebounds, but it wasn't enough as the South Carolina State drop its [...]

NORFOLK, Va., – South Carolina State sophomore defensive lineman Patrick Godbolt was named MEAC Co-Defensive Player of the Week and freshman kicker Gavyn Zimmerman was named Specialist of the Week, presented by Coca-Cola the league announced. Godbolt (DL, 6-3, 235, [...]

Bulldogs Host Bison On YOUTH | ROTC | Military Day

ORANGEBURG, SC (November 5, 2021) — SC State Bulldogs (4-4, 3-0 MEAC) look to remain unbeaten in league play when they host the visiting Bison of Howard (2-6, 1-2 MEAC) Saturday (Nov. 6th) at Oliver C. Dawson Stadium/Willie [...]

Bulldogs Edge Eagles In MEAC Showdown 27-24

DURHAM, NC (October 31, 2021)—South Carolina State pulled out a close, 27-24, Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC) win over North Carolina Central Saturday (Oct. 30th) at O'Kelly-Riddick Stadium. The Bulldogs improve to 4-4 overall, 3-0 MEAC, [...]

S.C. State’s Durant Invited to East/West Shrine Bowl

Watch Video Announcement South Carolina State standout defensive back Decobie Durant has been invited to participate in the East-West Shrine Bowl, giving the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC) at least one participant in the contest. Durant, [...]

Bulldogs Hold Off Hornets 13-7

DOVER, DE (October 23, 2021) — Redshirt sophomore Shaquan Davis finished with four (4) catches for 114-yards, while quarterback Corey Fields, Jr. threw 15-of-30 for 208-yards to lead South Carolina State to an, 13-7, win over Delaware State Saturday [...]

Young Panthers Step Up at Livingstone XC Invitational

SALISBURY, NC (October 18, 2021) – The Claflin University men's and women's cross-country teams looked sharp in their final regular season cross country meet of the season. The team headed to Salisbury, North Carolina to [...]

Three Bulldogs Earn MEAC Weekly Football Honors, presented by Coca-Cola

NORFOLK, Va., (October 18, 2021) – South Carolina State quarterback Corey Fields, Jr. was named the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC) Football Offensive Player of the Week, while defensive lineman Patrick Godbolt was named Defensive Player of the Week and senior Zafir Kelly was [...]

Bulldogs Use Balance Attack To Take Down Morgan State

ORANGEBURG, SC (October 17, 2021)—Redshirt sophomore quarterback Corey Fields, Jr. bounced back from a two-game slump, throwing 19-of-44 for 258-yards and three (3) touchdowns to lead the Bulldogs to a thrilling, 37-14, victory over Morgan State Saturday [...]

Women’s Soccer Drops 1-2 Decision to Delaware State

ORANGEBURG, SC — SC State women's soccer team dropped a 1-2 decision to Delaware State Sunday (Oct.10th) at the Oliver C. Dawson/Willie Jefferies Field. With the loss, the Lady Bulldogs falls to 0-11 overall, while Delaware [...]

Banks Earns Second Straight MEAC Weekly Honor

NORFOLK, VA.,(October 8, 2021) — South Carolina State sophomore Jada Banks earned her second straight league honor on being named Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC) Women's Cross Country Runner of the Week, the league announced. Banks (So., Conyers, [...]

SC STATE ENSHRINES EIGHT INDIVIDUALS AND ONE TEAM IN HOF

ORANGEBURG, SC (October 7, 2021) – South Carolina State inducted eight individuals and one team into its Athletic Hall of Fame on Oct. 1, 2021 during a special enshrinement ceremony at Smith-Hammond-Middleton Memorial Center. The ceremony [...]

Claflin Panthers Picked to Finish Seventh in CIAA Preseason

CHARLOTTE, NC (October 6, 2021) - The Claflin University Panthers got a motivational push when the Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) announced the 2021-22 CIAA Men's Basketball Preseason Predicted Order of Finish, Wednesday morning.  When [...]

SC State Bulldogs Hold Off Bethune Cookman Wildcats 42-35

ORANGEBURG, SC (October 2, 2021)—Sophomore quarterback Corey Fields, Jr., had another exciting day throwing 20-of-30-0 for a game-high 314-yards and a touchdown to topple Bethune-Cookman's late rally surge, 42-35, Saturday (Oct. 2nd) inside Oliver C. Dawson [...]

Young Panthers Lead the Way at Koalas XC Challenge

COLUMBIA, SC (October 2, 20201) - The Claflin University men's and women's cross country teams returned to the course, Saturday with some terrific performances at the 2021 Koala XC Classic. After a week to get [...]

Claflin Panthers Spoils JCSU Home Opener in Volleyball

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (Sept. 27, 2021)  – Johnson C. Smith University women's volleyball team fell to Claflin University, 3-0 in in the Golden Bulls home opener on Monday evening inside Brayboy Gymnasium. The Panthers swept the Golden [...]

Soccer – SC State Bulldogs Falls to Gardner-Webb

Orangeburg, S.C. (Sept. 26, 2021) – South Carolina State women's soccer team dropped a tough decision to Gardner-Webb 0-5 at O. C. Dawson Stadium. SC State (0-9) goalie Kierra Cox (Denver, CO) gained eight saves on the [...]

SC State Falls Short To New Mexico State, 43-35

LAS CRUCES, N.M. – Redshirt sophomore Corey Fields, Jr. posted a career day throwing 30-of-47-3 for 352-yards and four (4) touchdowns, but South Carolina State fell short, 43—35, to host New Mexico State Saturday (Sept. 18th) at Aggie [...]

SC State Set To Battle New Mexico State

LAS CRUCES, N.M. – The South Carolina State Bulldogs return to action Saturday (Sept. 18th), when they take on host the Aggies of New Mexico State in a non-conference matchup at Aggie Memorial Stadium. Kick-off is [...]

VB: Lady Bulldogs Fall Short At Wofford Invitational

SPARTANBURG, SC (Sept. 12, 2021) — The South Carolina State volleyball team suffered yet another setback over the weekend during non-conference play at the Wofford Invitational inside the Richardson Indoor Stadium. The Lady Bulldogs (0-5) [...]

SC State Football Is On ESPN Orangeburg

Orangeburg, SC. (Sept. 1, 2021) – SC State University Athletics have partnered with ESPN Orangeburg to become the new home for Bulldog Football. Athletics and ESPN Orangeburg have announced an agreement with The New ESPN Sports [...]

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