SC Gamecocks Jadeveon Clowney Ticketed For Speeding - WSPA.com

SC Gamecocks Jadeveon Clowney Ticketed For Speeding

Posted: Updated:
Troopers say South Carolina star defensive end Jadeveon Clowney was ticketed for going 110 mph in a 70 mph zone on a South Carolina interstate. Troopers say South Carolina star defensive end Jadeveon Clowney was ticketed for going 110 mph in a 70 mph zone on a South Carolina interstate.
COLUMBIA, S.C. -

(AP) - Troopers say South Carolina star defensive end Jadeveon Clowney was ticketed for going 110 mph in a 70 mph zone on a South Carolina interstate.

Highway Patrol Lance Cpl. David Jones said Clowney was pulled over in a Chrysler 300 around 7:30 p.m. Saturday northbound on Interstate 77 in Fairfield County, about 25 miles north of Columbia.

Jones says Clowney was issued the ticket and allowed to drive away. It carries a $355 fine and six points, which are half the points needed to suspend a driver's license.

The university didn't make Clowney or coach Steve Spurrier available to talk.

Clowney is a junior expected to enter the NFL draft after South Carolina plays Wisconsin in the Capital One Bowl. He was named to The Associated Press All-Southeastern Conference team Monday.

(Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.)

  • Sports Top StoriesMore>>

  • College Basketball Coach Charged With Shoplifting

    College Basketball Coach Charged With Shoplifting

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 10:55 AM EDT2014-07-23 14:55:12 GMT
    An Upstate's college head basketball coach was arrested on July 22nd for shoplifting, according to the Spartanburg Sheriff’s Office website.
    An Upstate's college head basketball coach was arrested on July 22nd for shoplifting, according to the Spartanburg Sheriff’s Office website.
  • Gamecocks Non-Conference Slate Includes Three Big 12 Schools

    Gamecocks Non-Conference Slate Includes Three Big 12 Schools

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 10:50 PM EDT2014-07-23 02:50:47 GMT
    GamecocksGamecocks
    South Carolina men's basketball kicked off its "8K In 8 Days" campaign on Tuesday when third-year head coach Frank Martin released the non-conference schedule for the 2014-15 season.
    South Carolina men's basketball kicked off its "8K In 8 Days" campaign on Tuesday when third-year head coach Frank Martin released the non-conference schedule for the 2014-15 season.
  • Greenville's Huskey Makes Match Play At U.S. Junior Am

    Greenville's Huskey Makes Match Play At U.S. Junior Am

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 10:49 PM EDT2014-07-23 02:49:05 GMT
    GamecocksGamecocks
    South Carolina incoming freshman Keenan Huskey carded a second-round 72 (E) on Tuesday at The Club at Carlton Woods to conclude stroke play at the 67th U.S. Junior Amateur Championship, securing a spot in the round of 64 for match play.
    South Carolina incoming freshman Keenan Huskey carded a second-round 72 (E) on Tuesday at The Club at Carlton Woods to conclude stroke play at the 67th U.S. Junior Amateur Championship, securing a spot in the round of 64 for match play.
Powered by WorldNow

250 International Dr.
Spartanburg, S.C. 29303

Telephone: 864.576.7777
Fax: 864.587.5430
Email: webmaster@wspa.com

Can't find something?
Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Media General Communications Holdings, LLC. A Media General Company.