NY Post headline calls UNC and South Carolina in-state rivals

From staff reportsAugust 29, 2013 

North Carolina, South Carolina, UNC, USC, Carolina, Carolina -- apparently it can be pretty confusing to some people.

Someone at The New York Post, for example.

A headline in the newspaper Thursday about the season-opening football game said: "So. Carolina will cover against in-state rival UNC."

The story was a betting-tips column called "Pigskin Profit." It said it might take a late turnover for the No. 6 Gamecocks to cover the spread against the visiting Tar Heels.

As for the headline, it was a Geography 101 fumble. No, North Carolina is not the same as Upstate South Carolina.

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