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South Carolina's Mt. Rushmore of Sports

Updated: February 2, 2009, 6:20 PM ET
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ESPN reviewed the submissions and discussions on your state/region's conversation page. The four figures on South Carolina's Sports Rushmore are below:

Joe Frazier (Beaufort) - An Olympic gold medalist, Frazier was the World Heavyweight boxing champion.

Kevin Garnett (Mauldin) - The 11-time NBA All-Star won the 2008 NBA title with Boston and was the 2004 NBA MVP and 2008 NBA Defensive Player of the Year.

"Shoeless" Joe Jackson (Pickens County) - The legendary Shoeless Joe finished his career with a .356 batting average (3rd all-time) in 13 MLB seasons and hit .408 in 1911.

John McKissick (Summerville High) - The 82-year old Summerville High School football coach, for the past 57 years, has more coaching wins than anyone in football at any level (pro, college, high school).

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