Harvick takes Southern 500 after leaders Elliott, Truex bump

DARLINGTON, S.C. (AP) — Another race, another win for Kevin Harvick. Again at Darlington Raceway and this time to open the playoffs and his march toward the NASCAR championship. Onl...

Rhodes holds on in overtime for first Trucks win since 2018

DARLINGTON, S.C. (AP) — Ben Rhodes moved to the front when he stayed out instead of pitting during overtime and held on for his first Truck Series win in two years on Sunday. Sheldo...

Brandon Jones takes lead late to win Darlington Xfinity race

DARLINGTON, S.C. (AP) — Brandon Jones swept past leaders Ross Chastain and Denny Hamlin two laps from the end to take the Xfinity Series event at Darlington Raceway on Saturday. Jon...

Darlington: From racing's restart to start of playoffs

Clint Bowyer was as puzzled as anyone last May returning to Darlington Raceway about whether NASCAR could handle a pandemic. He remembers seeing scores of people camping out at a dra...

Clemson's Swinney: "Awesome" to return to field amid virus

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Clemson coach Dabo Swinney couldn't hide the wide grin as he talked at last about watching the Tigers workout on the field. “Once we got on the field, it was a...

Xfinity Series' return again delayed by rain at Darlington

DARLINGTON, S.C. (AP) — The return of Xfinity Series racing has been delayed once again by rain at Darlington Raceway on Thursday. The race — the first for the series since March 7 ...

Primetime: NASCAR set for first Wednesday start since 1984

DARLINGTON, S.C. (AP) — Whenever Joey Logano doesn't cross the finish line first at a NASCAR Cup Series race he says he tends to have the same thought: “Golly, I wish I could do that again.” ...

NASCAR fans outside Darlington: 'Time to hear the engines'

DARLINGTON, S.C. (AP) — Tammy Gandy grew up around Darlington Raceway, she remembers a time when the greats like Richard Petty would show up each year at her aunt’s house for some homemade biscuits. ...

NASCAR's return latest chapter in Darlington's rich legacy

DARLINGTON, S.C. (AP) — Harold Brasington III recalls riding around the infield at Darlington Raceway as a youngster with his late grandfather, track builder Harold Brasington, watching as his grandda...

No. 1 Gamecocks take SEC title, beat No. 9 Bulldogs 76-62

GREENVILLE, S.C. (AP) — Mikiah Herbert Harrigan had 15 points, Brea Beal added 12 points and 11 rebounds and No. 1 South Carolina rolled to its fifth SEC tournament title in six years, blowing out def...

No. 9 Bulldogs beat Kentucky 77-59, return to SEC finals

GREENVILLE, S.C. (AP) — Rickea Jackson had 27 points and defending champ No. 9 Mississippi State took control in the second half to defeat No. 16 Kentucky 77-59 Saturday night, reaching its fifth stra...

No. 1 Gamecocks reach SEC finals, beat No. 25 Arkansas 90-64

GREENVILLE, S.C. (AP) — Destanni Henderson had a career-high 21 points, hitting four 3-pointers, to lift No. 1 South Carolina to its 25th straight victory and into the SEC Tournament championship game...

Georgia Tech closes season with 65-62 win at Clemson

CLEMSON, S.C. (AP) — Michael Devoe had 20 points including the go-ahead layup with 15 seconds left as Georgia Tech rallied from nine points down in the final five minutes to defeat Clemson 65-62 on Fr...

No. 9 Mississippi State beats LSU 79-49 to reach SEC semis

GREENVILLE, S.C. (AP) — Rickea Jackson scored 19 of her 23 points in the second half and No. 9 Mississippi State pulled away to beat LSU 79-49 in the SEC Tournament quarterfinals Friday night. ...

No. 1 South Carolina women rout Georgia 89-56 in SEC tourney

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Mikiah Herbert Harrigan had 16 points and Tyasha Harris 15 as No. 1 South Carolina won its 24th straight game, beating Georgia 89-56 to start the SEC Tournament on Friday. ...