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  • Former five-star recruit Bowen to enter NBA Draft, will not hire agent

    Former five-star recruit Bowen to enter NBA Draft, will not hire agent

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 3:02 PM EDT2018-04-18 19:02:03 GMT
    La Lumiere School's Brian Bowen #20 in action against Sierra Canyon School during a high school basketball game at the 2017 Hoophall Classic on Monday, January 16, 2017, in Springfield, MA.. (AP Photo/Gregory Payan)La Lumiere School's Brian Bowen #20 in action against Sierra Canyon School during a high school basketball game at the 2017 Hoophall Classic on Monday, January 16, 2017, in Springfield, MA.. (AP Photo/Gregory Payan)

    Five-star recruit Brian Bowen has reportedly submitted his name for the 2018 NBA Draft. 

    Five-star recruit Brian Bowen has reportedly submitted his name for the 2018 NBA Draft. 

  • Mitchell, Gray named to USA Women’s National Basketball team roster

    Mitchell, Gray named to USA Women’s National Basketball team roster

    Monday, April 16 2018 11:13 PM EDT2018-04-17 03:13:06 GMT
    Allisha Gray (left) and Tiffany Mitchell (Source: WIS)Allisha Gray (left) and Tiffany Mitchell (Source: WIS)

    Former USC guards Tiffany Mitchell and Allisha Gray are among the 19 players who were announced as part of the USA National Team roster on Monday.

    Former USC guards Tiffany Mitchell and Allisha Gray are among the 19 players who were announced as part of the USA National Team roster on Monday.

  • Beatty granted release from USC men’s basketball team

    Beatty granted release from USC men’s basketball team

    Monday, April 16 2018 5:52 PM EDT2018-04-16 21:52:49 GMT
    South Carolina's David Beatty tries to stop Missouri's Kassius Robertson on Wednesday, Jan. 3, 2018 in Columbia, S.C. (Travis Bell/SIDELINE CAROLINA)South Carolina's David Beatty tries to stop Missouri's Kassius Robertson on Wednesday, Jan. 3, 2018 in Columbia, S.C. (Travis Bell/SIDELINE CAROLINA)

    South Carolina guard David Beatty has requested and been granted his release from the Gamecocks. 

    South Carolina guard David Beatty has requested and been granted his release from the Gamecocks. 

  • Wilson holds farewell tour in Columbia Saturday

    Wilson holds farewell tour in Columbia Saturday

    Monday, April 16 2018 8:22 AM EDT2018-04-16 12:22:12 GMT
    South Carolina's A'ja Wilson is congratulated by family after being selected as the No. 1 overall pick by the Las Vegas Aces in the WNBA basketball draft, Thursday, April 12, 2018, in New York. (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson)South Carolina's A'ja Wilson is congratulated by family after being selected as the No. 1 overall pick by the Las Vegas Aces in the WNBA basketball draft, Thursday, April 12, 2018, in New York. (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson)

    Just days after becoming the top overall pick in the 2018 WNBA Draft, former South Carolina Gamecock A’ja Wilson will officially say goodbye to the city that supported her throughout her career. 

    Just days after becoming the top overall pick in the 2018 WNBA Draft, former South Carolina Gamecock A’ja Wilson will officially say goodbye to the city that supported her throughout her career. 

  • Wilson reflects on career at USC with the WNBA draft ahead

    Wilson reflects on career at USC with the WNBA draft ahead

    Tuesday, April 10 2018 6:42 AM EDT2018-04-10 10:42:41 GMT
    (Source: TheBigSpur.com)(Source: TheBigSpur.com)
    (Source: TheBigSpur.com)(Source: TheBigSpur.com)
    Growing up, A’ja Wilson had a lot of dreams. From becoming an author and an illustrator to becoming a football player, Wilson’s dreams varied when it came down to what she wanted to be when she grew up. But Wilson never imagined in her wildest dreams that she’d come away with so many accolades including the Naismith Trophy for being the women’s college basketball player of the year. “This is amazing,” Wilson said about the Naismith Trophy pre...
    Growing up, A’ja Wilson had a lot of dreams. From becoming an author and an illustrator to becoming a football player, Wilson’s dreams varied when it came down to what she wanted to be when she grew up. But Wilson never imagined in her wildest dreams that she’d come away with so many accolades including the Naismith Trophy for being the women’s college basketball player of the year. “This is amazing,” Wilson said about the Naismith Trophy pre...
  • Lattimore visits cadets at SC Youth Challenge Academy

    Lattimore visits cadets at SC Youth Challenge Academy

    Thursday, April 12 2018 11:27 PM EDT2018-04-13 03:27:20 GMT
    (Source: WIS)(Source: WIS)
    (Source: WIS)(Source: WIS)

    On Thursday, Marcus Lattimore made his way down to Eastover to speak to cadets at the South Carolina Youth Challenge Academy. 

    On Thursday, Marcus Lattimore made his way down to Eastover to speak to cadets at the South Carolina Youth Challenge Academy. 

  • A'ja Wilson picked first overall in 2018 WNBA Draft

    A'ja Wilson picked first overall in 2018 WNBA Draft

    Thursday, April 12 2018 7:58 PM EDT2018-04-12 23:58:13 GMT
    South Carolina's A'ja Wilson, right, poses for a photo with WNBA President Lisa Borders after being selected as the No. 1 overall pick by the Las Vegas Aces in the WNBA basketball draft, Thursday, April 12, 2018, in New York. (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson)South Carolina's A'ja Wilson, right, poses for a photo with WNBA President Lisa Borders after being selected as the No. 1 overall pick by the Las Vegas Aces in the WNBA basketball draft, Thursday, April 12, 2018, in New York. (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson)

    A'ja Wilson was the first to make her way on stage during the WNBA Draft as the top overall pick for the Las Vegas Aces.

    A'ja Wilson was the first to make her way on stage during the WNBA Draft as the top overall pick for the Las Vegas Aces.

  • Cuevas-Moore to transfer to West Virginia

    Cuevas-Moore to transfer to West Virginia

    Wednesday, April 11 2018 4:51 PM EDT2018-04-11 20:51:13 GMT
    South Carolina's Bianca Cuevas-Moore gets pressure on Alabama in Columbia, S.C. on Sunday, Jan. 1, 2017. (Travis Bell/SIDELINE CAROLINA)South Carolina's Bianca Cuevas-Moore gets pressure on Alabama in Columbia, S.C. on Sunday, Jan. 1, 2017. (Travis Bell/SIDELINE CAROLINA)

    Point guard Bianca Cuevas-Moore is leaving the Gamecocks program to play for West Virginia as a graduate transfer. 

    Point guard Bianca Cuevas-Moore is leaving the Gamecocks program to play for West Virginia as a graduate transfer. 

  • Mlodzinski, seven-run seventh leads Carolina past The Citadel

    Mlodzinski, seven-run seventh leads Carolina past The Citadel

    Tuesday, April 10 2018 11:36 PM EDT2018-04-11 03:36:26 GMT
    Carmen Mlodzinski (Source: TheBigSpur.com)Carmen Mlodzinski (Source: TheBigSpur.com)
    Carmen Mlodzinski (Source: TheBigSpur.com)Carmen Mlodzinski (Source: TheBigSpur.com)

    A stellar start by a freshman and a 13-hit outburst led South Carolina to a 12-1 victory over The Citadel on a chilly night at Joe Riley Park. 

    A stellar start by a freshman and a 13-hit outburst led South Carolina to a 12-1 victory over The Citadel on a chilly night at Joe Riley Park. 

  • Someone check on this NBA player because Sindarius Thornwell just dunked him into the earth's crust

    Someone check on this NBA player because Sindarius Thornwell just dunked him into the earth's crust

    Tuesday, April 10 2018 10:52 AM EDT2018-04-10 14:52:31 GMT
    (Source: Twitter)(Source: Twitter)
    (Source: Twitter)(Source: Twitter)

    Good lord.  Remember Sindarius Thornwell? Of course you remember Sindarius Thornwell. Nonetheless, the former SEC Player of the Year and current member of the Los Angeles Clippers straight dominated a New Orleans Pelicans player Monday night.

    Good lord.  Remember Sindarius Thornwell? Of course you remember Sindarius Thornwell. Nonetheless, the former SEC Player of the Year and current member of the Los Angeles Clippers straight dominated a New Orleans Pelicans player Monday night.

  • Gov. McMaster: Anything short of apology from Missouri is 'an insult to every South Carolinian'

    Gov. McMaster: Anything short of apology from Missouri is 'an insult to every South Carolinian'

    Saturday, February 24 2018 5:02 PM EST2018-02-24 22:02:36 GMT
    Gov. Henry McMaster (Source: WIS)Gov. Henry McMaster (Source: WIS)
    Gov. Henry McMaster (Source: WIS)Gov. Henry McMaster (Source: WIS)

    Gov. Henry McMaster has weighed in on the ongoing drama between Dawn Staley and the University of Missouri, saying that anything less than an apology and retraction is "insult to every South Carolinian."

    Gov. Henry McMaster has weighed in on the ongoing drama between Dawn Staley and the University of Missouri, saying that anything less than an apology and retraction is "insult to every South Carolinian."

  • Wilson takes home Wooden Award

    Wilson takes home Wooden Award

    Friday, April 6 2018 10:20 PM EDT2018-04-07 02:20:39 GMT
    (Source: Ryan Bethea, 247Sports)(Source: Ryan Bethea, 247Sports)

    Player of the Year awards have highlighted a dominant senior season for South Carolina forward A’ja Wilson.

    Player of the Year awards have highlighted a dominant senior season for South Carolina forward A’ja Wilson.

  • Gamecock fans invited to presentation of Citizen Naismith Trophy to standout A'ja Wilson

    Gamecock fans invited to presentation of Citizen Naismith Trophy to standout A'ja Wilson

    Thursday, April 5 2018 4:37 PM EDT2018-04-05 20:37:34 GMT
    (Source: GamecockWBB/Twitter)(Source: GamecockWBB/Twitter)

    South Carolina women’s basketball fans are invited to celebrate the presentation of the Citizen Naismith Trophy to Gamecock standout A’ja Wilson. 

    South Carolina women’s basketball fans are invited to celebrate the presentation of the Citizen Naismith Trophy to Gamecock standout A’ja Wilson. 

  • A'ja Wilson receives high praise from Deshaun Watson, others as college career ends

    A'ja Wilson receives high praise from Deshaun Watson, others as college career ends

    Tuesday, March 27 2018 4:32 PM EDT2018-03-27 20:32:06 GMT
    (Source: GamecockWBB/Twitter)(Source: GamecockWBB/Twitter)
    (Source: GamecockWBB/Twitter)(Source: GamecockWBB/Twitter)

    It’s not every day when a Clemson Tiger salutes a South Carolina Gamecock for their efforts on the field or court. However, Tuesday was a little different.

    It’s not every day when a Clemson Tiger salutes a South Carolina Gamecock for their efforts on the field or court. However, Tuesday was a little different.

  • Wilson named semifinalist for Naismith Trophy

    Wilson named semifinalist for Naismith Trophy

    Monday, February 26 2018 5:58 PM EST2018-02-26 22:58:09 GMT
    (Source: GamecockWBB/Twitter)(Source: GamecockWBB/Twitter)
    (Source: GamecockWBB/Twitter)(Source: GamecockWBB/Twitter)

    South Carolina senior A’ja Wilson has recently been named a semifinalist for the 2018 Naismith Trophy.

    South Carolina senior A’ja Wilson has recently been named a semifinalist for the 2018 Naismith Trophy.

  • Gamecocks' Wilson named USA TODAY Sports women's basketball player of the year

    Gamecocks' Wilson named USA TODAY Sports women's basketball player of the year

    Wednesday, March 7 2018 5:28 PM EST2018-03-07 22:28:49 GMT
    (Source: GamecockWBB/Twitter)(Source: GamecockWBB/Twitter)
    (Source: GamecockWBB/Twitter)(Source: GamecockWBB/Twitter)

    The legend of A'ja Wilson continues.  

    The legend of A'ja Wilson continues.  

  • A'ja Wilson named winner of 2018 Citizen Naismith Women’s Player of the Year award

    A'ja Wilson named winner of 2018 Citizen Naismith Women’s Player of the Year award

    Saturday, March 31 2018 2:06 PM EDT2018-03-31 18:06:58 GMT
    (Source: Gamecock WBB/Twitter)(Source: Gamecock WBB/Twitter)

    The awards just keep coming for USC’s A’ja Wilson. 

    The awards just keep coming for USC’s A’ja Wilson. 

  • Gamecocks' Wilson picks up two more national awards

    Gamecocks' Wilson picks up two more national awards

    Saturday, March 31 2018 9:40 AM EDT2018-03-31 13:40:08 GMT
    (Source: GamecockWBB/Twitter)(Source: GamecockWBB/Twitter)

    Another day. Another national award for A’ja Wilson. The Gamecocks senior forward was selected as the winner of the Ann Meyers Drysdale Award, given by the U.S. Basketball Writers Association. 

    Another day. Another national award for A’ja Wilson. The Gamecocks senior forward was selected as the winner of the Ann Meyers Drysdale Award, given by the U.S. Basketball Writers Association. 

  • Streak snapped: Carolina takes down Tennessee

    Streak snapped: Carolina takes down Tennessee

    Friday, March 30 2018 11:13 PM EDT2018-03-31 03:13:37 GMT
    (Source: TheBigSpur.com)(Source: TheBigSpur.com)
    (Source: TheBigSpur.com)(Source: TheBigSpur.com)

    The streak stops at 10. South Carolina knocked off Tennessee 6-2 on Friday night at Founders Park to snap a 10-series long losing streak in Southeastern Conference play. 

    The streak stops at 10. South Carolina knocked off Tennessee 6-2 on Friday night at Founders Park to snap a 10-series long losing streak in Southeastern Conference play. 

  • Hill throws five innings of no-hit baseball in Gamecocks’ 6-1 win

    Hill throws five innings of no-hit baseball in Gamecocks’ 6-1 win

    Thursday, March 29 2018 11:18 PM EDT2018-03-30 03:18:38 GMT
    (Source: TheBigSpur.com)(Source: TheBigSpur.com)
    (Source: TheBigSpur.com)(Source: TheBigSpur.com)

    South Carolina junior Adam Hill, who is returning from a shoulder injury, held Tennessee hitless and scoreless in five innings of work as the Gamecocks captured a 6-1 win over the Volunteers. 

    South Carolina junior Adam Hill, who is returning from a shoulder injury, held Tennessee hitless and scoreless in five innings of work as the Gamecocks captured a 6-1 win over the Volunteers. 

  • Gamecocks' Wilson collects two more Player of the Year awards

    Gamecocks' Wilson collects two more Player of the Year awards

    Thursday, March 29 2018 6:30 PM EDT2018-03-29 22:30:35 GMT
    South Carolina's A'ja Wilson (22) drives past Connecticut's Gabby Williams (15) and Crystal Dangerfield (5) during the first half of a regional final at the a women's NCAA college basketball tournament Monday, March 26, 2018, in Albany, N.Y. (AP Photo)South Carolina's A'ja Wilson (22) drives past Connecticut's Gabby Williams (15) and Crystal Dangerfield (5) during the first half of a regional final at the a women's NCAA college basketball tournament Monday, March 26, 2018, in Albany, N.Y. (AP Photo)

    A'ja Wilson added one more award to her collection after being named the Associated Press women’s college basketball player of the year. 

    A'ja Wilson added one more award to her collection after being named the Associated Press women’s college basketball player of the year. 

  • Two Gamecocks granted release from men’s hoops team

    Two Gamecocks granted release from men’s hoops team

    Wednesday, March 28 2018 2:18 PM EDT2018-03-28 18:18:05 GMT
    (Source: WIS)(Source: WIS)
    (Source: WIS)(Source: WIS)

    Officials announced Wednesday that sophomore forward Khadim Gueye and freshman forward Ibrahim Famouke Doumbia have requested and been granted their full release from the Gamecocks. 

    Officials announced Wednesday that sophomore forward Khadim Gueye and freshman forward Ibrahim Famouke Doumbia have requested and been granted their full release from the Gamecocks. 

  • A'ja Wilson: being a Gamecock was 'the best four years' as she leaves lasting basketball legacy

    A'ja Wilson: being a Gamecock was 'the best four years' as she leaves lasting basketball legacy

    Tuesday, March 27 2018 1:25 PM EDT2018-03-27 17:25:08 GMT
    Now for the first time in four years, Gamecock nation will be looking ahead to life without star A'ja Wilson. Wilson took to Twitter Monday night after Carolina's lost. (Source: WIS)Now for the first time in four years, Gamecock nation will be looking ahead to life without star A'ja Wilson. Wilson took to Twitter Monday night after Carolina's lost. (Source: WIS)

    The Gamecock women are making their way back to Columbia after a devastating loss to UCONN in the NCAA tournament, 94 to 65 in the Elite 8.  

    The Gamecock women are making their way back to Columbia after a devastating loss to UCONN in the NCAA tournament, 94 to 65 in the Elite 8.  

  • A'ja Wilson headlines AP women's All-America team

    A'ja Wilson headlines AP women's All-America team

    Monday, March 26 2018 12:21 PM EDT2018-03-26 16:21:47 GMT
    South Carolina forward A'ja Wilson, center, celebrates a basket against Virginia guard Dominique Toussaint (4) and Felicia Aiyeotan (30) during the first half of a game in the second-round of the NCAA women's college basketball tournament. (AP Photo)South Carolina forward A'ja Wilson, center, celebrates a basket against Virginia guard Dominique Toussaint (4) and Felicia Aiyeotan (30) during the first half of a game in the second-round of the NCAA women's college basketball tournament. (AP Photo)
    South Carolina forward A'ja Wilson, center, celebrates a basket against Virginia guard Dominique Toussaint (4) and Felicia Aiyeotan (30) during the first half of a game in the second-round of the NCAA women's college basketball tournament. (AP Photo)South Carolina forward A'ja Wilson, center, celebrates a basket against Virginia guard Dominique Toussaint (4) and Felicia Aiyeotan (30) during the first half of a game in the second-round of the NCAA women's college basketball tournament. (AP Photo)

    A'ja Wilson has earned Associated Press All-America team honors for a third time.

    A'ja Wilson has earned Associated Press All-America team honors for a third time.

  • Wilson lifts Carolina into Sweet 16 in final home game

    Wilson lifts Carolina into Sweet 16 in final home game

    Tuesday, March 20 2018 12:15 AM EDT2018-03-20 04:15:52 GMT
    South Carolina forward A'ja Wilson, center, celebrates a basket against Virginia guard Dominique Toussaint (4) and Felicia Aiyeotan (30) during the first half of a game in the second-round of the NCAA women's college basketball tournament. (AP Photo)South Carolina forward A'ja Wilson, center, celebrates a basket against Virginia guard Dominique Toussaint (4) and Felicia Aiyeotan (30) during the first half of a game in the second-round of the NCAA women's college basketball tournament. (AP Photo)
    South Carolina forward A'ja Wilson, center, celebrates a basket against Virginia guard Dominique Toussaint (4) and Felicia Aiyeotan (30) during the first half of a game in the second-round of the NCAA women's college basketball tournament. (AP Photo)South Carolina forward A'ja Wilson, center, celebrates a basket against Virginia guard Dominique Toussaint (4) and Felicia Aiyeotan (30) during the first half of a game in the second-round of the NCAA women's college basketball tournament. (AP Photo)

    In her final game at Colonial Life Arena, A'ja Wilson had 25 points and 11 rebounds and South Carolina advanced to the Sweet 16 with a 66-56 win over Virginia. 

    In her final game at Colonial Life Arena, A'ja Wilson had 25 points and 11 rebounds and South Carolina advanced to the Sweet 16 with a 66-56 win over Virginia. 

  • Season ends for USC with Elite Eight loss to Connecticut

    Season ends for USC with Elite Eight loss to Connecticut

    Tuesday, March 27 2018 12:19 AM EDT2018-03-27 04:19:11 GMT
    Connecticut's Azura Stevens (23) defends South Carolina's Lele Grissett (24) during the first half of a regional final at the a women's NCAA college basketball tournament Monday, March 26, 2018, in Albany, N.Y. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)Connecticut's Azura Stevens (23) defends South Carolina's Lele Grissett (24) during the first half of a regional final at the a women's NCAA college basketball tournament Monday, March 26, 2018, in Albany, N.Y. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)

    The Huskies' hot shooting from the floor would put an end to USC's season handing the Gamecocks a 94-65 loss.  

    The Huskies' hot shooting from the floor would put an end to USC's season handing the Gamecocks a 94-65 loss.  

  • Report: Steve Spurrier might return to the sidelines as a coach next year

    Report: Steve Spurrier might return to the sidelines as a coach next year

    Monday, March 26 2018 2:17 PM EDT2018-03-26 18:17:54 GMT
    (Source: WIS)(Source: WIS)

    He stalked the sidelines of Williams-Brice Stadium for almost a decade before his abrupt resignation, but Head Ball Coach Steve Spurrier might be back on the sidelines in the near future.

    He stalked the sidelines of Williams-Brice Stadium for almost a decade before his abrupt resignation, but Head Ball Coach Steve Spurrier might be back on the sidelines in the near future.

  • A'ja Wilson will miss Gamecocks' regular season finale

    A'ja Wilson will miss Gamecocks' regular season finale

    Tuesday, February 27 2018 2:28 PM EST2018-02-27 19:28:43 GMT
    South Carolina's A'ja Wilson (22) waves after her team defeated Rutgers at the Gulf Coast Showcase NCAA college basketball tournament, Friday, Nov. 24, 2017, in Estero, Fla. (AP Photo/Luis M. Alvarez)South Carolina's A'ja Wilson (22) waves after her team defeated Rutgers at the Gulf Coast Showcase NCAA college basketball tournament, Friday, Nov. 24, 2017, in Estero, Fla. (AP Photo/Luis M. Alvarez)
    South Carolina's A'ja Wilson (22) waves after her team defeated Rutgers at the Gulf Coast Showcase NCAA college basketball tournament, Friday, Nov. 24, 2017, in Estero, Fla. (AP Photo/Luis M. Alvarez)South Carolina's A'ja Wilson (22) waves after her team defeated Rutgers at the Gulf Coast Showcase NCAA college basketball tournament, Friday, Nov. 24, 2017, in Estero, Fla. (AP Photo/Luis M. Alvarez)

    Senior and captain A'ja Wilson will miss Sunday's basketball game against the University of Tennessee due to vertigo, according to the team's official Twitter account.

    Senior and captain A'ja Wilson will miss Sunday's basketball game against the University of Tennessee due to vertigo, according to the team's official Twitter account.

  • A'ja Wilson is now the three-time SEC Player of the Year

    A'ja Wilson is now the three-time SEC Player of the Year

    Tuesday, February 27 2018 2:28 PM EST2018-02-27 19:28:56 GMT
    South Carolina's A'ja Wilson (22) waves after her team defeated Rutgers at the Gulf Coast Showcase NCAA college basketball tournament, Friday, Nov. 24, 2017, in Estero, Fla. (AP Photo/Luis M. Alvarez)South Carolina's A'ja Wilson (22) waves after her team defeated Rutgers at the Gulf Coast Showcase NCAA college basketball tournament, Friday, Nov. 24, 2017, in Estero, Fla. (AP Photo/Luis M. Alvarez)
    South Carolina's A'ja Wilson (22) waves after her team defeated Rutgers at the Gulf Coast Showcase NCAA college basketball tournament, Friday, Nov. 24, 2017, in Estero, Fla. (AP Photo/Luis M. Alvarez)South Carolina's A'ja Wilson (22) waves after her team defeated Rutgers at the Gulf Coast Showcase NCAA college basketball tournament, Friday, Nov. 24, 2017, in Estero, Fla. (AP Photo/Luis M. Alvarez)

    A'ja Wilson just keeps getting awards. South Carolina's senior forward has, for the third year in a row, been named the SEC's Player of the Year, the league announced Tuesday morning.

    A'ja Wilson just keeps getting awards. South Carolina's senior forward has, for the third year in a row, been named the SEC's Player of the Year, the league announced Tuesday morning.

  • Wilson gets big send-off on Gamecocks Senior Night before LSU matchup

    Wilson gets big send-off on Gamecocks Senior Night before LSU matchup

    Tuesday, February 27 2018 2:28 PM EST2018-02-27 19:28:50 GMT
    South Carolina's A'ja Wilson (22) waves after her team defeated Rutgers at the Gulf Coast Showcase NCAA college basketball tournament, Friday, Nov. 24, 2017, in Estero, Fla. (AP Photo/Luis M. Alvarez)South Carolina's A'ja Wilson (22) waves after her team defeated Rutgers at the Gulf Coast Showcase NCAA college basketball tournament, Friday, Nov. 24, 2017, in Estero, Fla. (AP Photo/Luis M. Alvarez)
    South Carolina's A'ja Wilson (22) waves after her team defeated Rutgers at the Gulf Coast Showcase NCAA college basketball tournament, Friday, Nov. 24, 2017, in Estero, Fla. (AP Photo/Luis M. Alvarez)South Carolina's A'ja Wilson (22) waves after her team defeated Rutgers at the Gulf Coast Showcase NCAA college basketball tournament, Friday, Nov. 24, 2017, in Estero, Fla. (AP Photo/Luis M. Alvarez)

    Thursday's game is an exciting night for Gamecocks women's basketball. 

    Thursday's game is an exciting night for Gamecocks women's basketball. 

  • Gamecocks push past Buffalo to advance to Elite Eight

    Gamecocks push past Buffalo to advance to Elite Eight

    Saturday, March 24 2018 7:13 PM EDT2018-03-24 23:13:09 GMT
    South Carolina's Alexis Jennings (35) reacts after scoring during the first half in a regional semifinal against Buffalo at the NCAA women's college basketball tournament Saturday, March 24, 2018, in Albany, N.Y. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)South Carolina's Alexis Jennings (35) reacts after scoring during the first half in a regional semifinal against Buffalo at the NCAA women's college basketball tournament Saturday, March 24, 2018, in Albany, N.Y. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)

    Survive and advance. Despite posting 26 turnovers against a hungry No. 11 Buffalo squad, South Carolina punched their ticket to the Albany Regional final with a 79-63 win over the Bulls. 

    Survive and advance. Despite posting 26 turnovers against a hungry No. 11 Buffalo squad, South Carolina punched their ticket to the Albany Regional final with a 79-63 win over the Bulls. 

  • USC announces annual Garnet and Black Spring Game for next week

    USC announces annual Garnet and Black Spring Game for next week

    Thursday, March 22 2018 1:31 PM EDT2018-03-22 17:31:41 GMT
    (Source: WIS)(Source: WIS)

    University of South Carolina football fans, it's time to get sunburned in front of the warm spring sun at Williams-Brice Stadium.

    University of South Carolina football fans, it's time to get sunburned in front of the warm spring sun at Williams-Brice Stadium.

  • Staley not interested in coaching at alma mater Virginia

    Staley not interested in coaching at alma mater Virginia

    Wednesday, March 21 2018 5:17 PM EDT2018-03-21 21:17:29 GMT
    USC women's basketball coach Dawn Staley says she has no interest in returning to her alma mater, the University of Virginia, despite the interest by the school. (Source: WIS)USC women's basketball coach Dawn Staley says she has no interest in returning to her alma mater, the University of Virginia, despite the interest by the school. (Source: WIS)
    USC women's basketball coach Dawn Staley says she has no interest in returning to her alma mater, the University of Virginia, despite the interest by the school. (Source: WIS)USC women's basketball coach Dawn Staley says she has no interest in returning to her alma mater, the University of Virginia, despite the interest by the school. (Source: WIS)

    USC women's basketball coach Dawn Staley says she has no interest in returning to her alma mater, the University of Virginia, despite the rumored interest by the school. 

    USC women's basketball coach Dawn Staley says she has no interest in returning to her alma mater, the University of Virginia, despite the rumored interest by the school. 

  • Staley issues ticket challenge to USC fans ahead of NCAA tournament

    Staley issues ticket challenge to USC fans ahead of NCAA tournament

    Tuesday, March 13 2018 7:41 PM EDT2018-03-13 23:41:46 GMT
    Dawn Staley (Source: WIS)Dawn Staley (Source: WIS)
    Dawn Staley (Source: WIS)Dawn Staley (Source: WIS)

    For the last three seasons, South Carolina has been the top program in the country when it comes to attendance in women’s basketball games. Dawn Staley would like to make sure that doesn’t change when the Women’s NCAA Tournament comes to Columbia this weekend. 

    For the last three seasons, South Carolina has been the top program in the country when it comes to attendance in women’s basketball games. Dawn Staley would like to make sure that doesn’t change when the Women’s NCAA Tournament comes to Columbia this weekend. 

  • Gamecocks, Bulldogs will now play Tuesday matchup in Columbia

    Gamecocks, Bulldogs will now play Tuesday matchup in Columbia

    Monday, March 19 2018 5:11 PM EDT2018-03-19 21:11:49 GMT
    (Source: GamecocksOnline.com)(Source: GamecocksOnline.com)
    (Source: GamecocksOnline.com)(Source: GamecocksOnline.com)

    Tuesday’s game between South Carolina and The Citadel slated to be played in Charleston will now be played at Founders Park. 

    Tuesday’s game between South Carolina and The Citadel slated to be played in Charleston will now be played at Founders Park. 

  • Ticket booklets now on sale for Albany Regional

    Ticket booklets now on sale for Albany Regional

    Monday, March 19 2018 4:17 PM EDT2018-03-19 20:17:25 GMT
    (Source: GamecockWBB/Twitter)(Source: GamecockWBB/Twitter)

    Now that the Gamecocks have punched their tickets to the Sweet 16, fans can now purchase their tickets to cheer South Carolina on as they defend their title in the Albany Regional. 

    Now that the Gamecocks have punched their tickets to the Sweet 16, fans can now purchase their tickets to cheer South Carolina on as they defend their title in the Albany Regional. 

  • Staley issues excuse for Gamecock fans for late tipoff Sunday

    Staley issues excuse for Gamecock fans for late tipoff Sunday

    Sunday, March 18 2018 12:22 PM EDT2018-03-18 16:22:59 GMT

    Head Coach Dawn Staley KNOWS that's late for many Gamecocks fans, but she knows they will show up. She also wants you to protect your paycheck and have an excuse prepared for your boss should you oversleep on Monday.  

    Head Coach Dawn Staley KNOWS that's late for many Gamecocks fans, but she knows they will show up. She also wants you to protect your paycheck and have an excuse prepared for your boss should you oversleep on Monday.  

  • GAME PREVIEW: Gamecocks host Virginia at CLA with late tipoff

    GAME PREVIEW: Gamecocks host Virginia at CLA with late tipoff

    Sunday, March 18 2018 9:55 AM EDT2018-03-18 13:55:48 GMT
    South Carolina forward A'ja Wilson, right, drives to the hoop against North Carolina A&T center Alexis Lessears, left, during the first half of game in the first-round of the NCAA women's college basketball tournament, Friday, March 16, 2018 (AP Photo)South Carolina forward A'ja Wilson, right, drives to the hoop against North Carolina A&T center Alexis Lessears, left, during the first half of game in the first-round of the NCAA women's college basketball tournament, Friday, March 16, 2018 (AP Photo)

    The Gamecock women will take on the Virginia Cavaliers in the second round of the 2018 NCAA Women's Tournament on Sunday, March 18 at 9 p.m. from Colonial Life Arena. 

    The Gamecock women will take on the Virginia Cavaliers in the second round of the 2018 NCAA Women's Tournament on Sunday, March 18 at 9 p.m. from Colonial Life Arena. 

  • Gamecocks hold off Lady Aggies to advance to second round

    Gamecocks hold off Lady Aggies to advance to second round

    Friday, March 16 2018 11:22 PM EDT2018-03-17 03:22:45 GMT
    South Carolina forward A'ja Wilson, right, drives to the hoop against North Carolina A&T center Alexis Lessears, left, during the first half of game in the first-round of the NCAA women's college basketball tournament, Friday, March 16, 2018 (AP Photo)South Carolina forward A'ja Wilson, right, drives to the hoop against North Carolina A&T center Alexis Lessears, left, during the first half of game in the first-round of the NCAA women's college basketball tournament, Friday, March 16, 2018 (AP Photo)
    South Carolina forward A'ja Wilson, right, drives to the hoop against North Carolina A&T center Alexis Lessears, left, during the first half of game in the first-round of the NCAA women's college basketball tournament, Friday, March 16, 2018 (AP Photo)South Carolina forward A'ja Wilson, right, drives to the hoop against North Carolina A&T center Alexis Lessears, left, during the first half of game in the first-round of the NCAA women's college basketball tournament, Friday, March 16, 2018 (AP Photo)

    A gritty effort by North Carolina A&T would leave fans in Colonial Life Arena at the edge of their seats Friday night. In the end, A'ja Wilson and the Gamecocks were able to hold off Tarrell Robinson's squad to advance to the second round with a 63-52 win over the Lady Aggies.  

    A gritty effort by North Carolina A&T would leave fans in Colonial Life Arena at the edge of their seats Friday night. In the end, A'ja Wilson and the Gamecocks were able to hold off Tarrell Robinson's squad to advance to the second round with a 63-52 win over the Lady Aggies.  

  • 2018 Women's NCAA Tournament: A look at the teams playing at Colonial Life Arena this weekend

    2018 Women's NCAA Tournament: A look at the teams playing at Colonial Life Arena this weekend

    Friday, March 16 2018 9:45 AM EDT2018-03-16 13:45:55 GMT
    Coaches from Virginia, California, South Carolina, and North Carolina A&T State speak to reporters ahead of the first round of the Women's NCAA Tournament. (Source: WIS)Coaches from Virginia, California, South Carolina, and North Carolina A&T State speak to reporters ahead of the first round of the Women's NCAA Tournament. (Source: WIS)
    Coaches from Virginia, California, South Carolina, and North Carolina A&T State speak to reporters ahead of the first round of the Women's NCAA Tournament. (Source: WIS)Coaches from Virginia, California, South Carolina, and North Carolina A&T State speak to reporters ahead of the first round of the Women's NCAA Tournament. (Source: WIS)

    The NCAA Tournament is just hours away from tipping off across the country and 64 teams will take their shot at capturing this year’s national championship. 

    The NCAA Tournament is just hours away from tipping off across the country and 64 teams will take their shot at capturing this year’s national championship. 

  • Celebrities step up to answer Staley’s ticket challenge

    Celebrities step up to answer Staley’s ticket challenge

    Thursday, March 15 2018 8:55 PM EDT2018-03-16 00:55:42 GMT
    Charlotte Hornets' Dwight Howard (12) grabs a rebound against the Brooklyn Nets during the second half of an NBA basketball game in Charlotte, N.C., Thursday, March 8, 2018. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton)Charlotte Hornets' Dwight Howard (12) grabs a rebound against the Brooklyn Nets during the second half of an NBA basketball game in Charlotte, N.C., Thursday, March 8, 2018. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton)

    With only hours before South Carolina is set to take on North Carolina A&T State, Dawn Staley’s ticket challenge has seen several members of Gamecock Nation answer the call to help members of the community attend games this weekend.  

    With only hours before South Carolina is set to take on North Carolina A&T State, Dawn Staley’s ticket challenge has seen several members of Gamecock Nation answer the call to help members of the community attend games this weekend.  

  • Report: Martin contacted for open position

    Thursday, March 15 2018 8:11 PM EDT2018-03-16 00:11:25 GMT
    (Source: TheBigSpur.com)(Source: TheBigSpur.com)

    According to a report by David Borges and Jeff Jacobs of the New Haven Register, South Carolina head men's basketball coach Frank Martin is among a small group of coaches that are believed to be targeted by UConn athletic director David Benedict. 

    According to a report by David Borges and Jeff Jacobs of the New Haven Register, South Carolina head men's basketball coach Frank Martin is among a small group of coaches that are believed to be targeted by UConn athletic director David Benedict. 

  • Frank Martin addresses Yahoo! Sports report, allegations against PJ Dozier

    Frank Martin addresses Yahoo! Sports report, allegations against PJ Dozier

    Thursday, March 15 2018 8:10 PM EDT2018-03-16 00:10:57 GMT
    (Source: TheBigSpur.com)(Source: TheBigSpur.com)

    Besides his postgame press conference on Saturday after losing in overtime on the road against Mississippi State, on Monday morning South Carolina head coach Frank Martin held his first formal press conference since Friday’s Yahoo Sports report on further developments of the college basketball FBI investigation. 

    Besides his postgame press conference on Saturday after losing in overtime on the road against Mississippi State, on Monday morning South Carolina head coach Frank Martin held his first formal press conference since Friday’s Yahoo Sports report on further developments of the college basketball FBI investigation. 

  • Gamecocks enter NCAA Women's Basketball Tournament as No. 2 seed

    Gamecocks enter NCAA Women's Basketball Tournament as No. 2 seed

    Wednesday, March 14 2018 6:45 AM EDT2018-03-14 10:45:33 GMT
    (Source: WIS)(Source: WIS)
    (Source: WIS)(Source: WIS)

    The South Carolina Gamecocks are officially in! For the seventh consecutive year, Dawn Staley and her squad will compete in the NCAA Women’s Basketball Tournament. 

    The South Carolina Gamecocks are officially in! For the seventh consecutive year, Dawn Staley and her squad will compete in the NCAA Women’s Basketball Tournament. 

  • Gamecocks at the Combine: Hayden Hurst impresses, runs sub-4.7 40.

    Gamecocks at the Combine: Hayden Hurst impresses, runs sub-4.7 40.

    Sunday, March 11 2018 10:38 PM EDT2018-03-12 02:38:49 GMT
    South Carolina tight end Hayden Hurst runs the 40-yard dash during the NFL football scouting combine, Saturday, March 3, 2018, in Indianapolis. (Source: AP Photo/Darron Cummings)South Carolina tight end Hayden Hurst runs the 40-yard dash during the NFL football scouting combine, Saturday, March 3, 2018, in Indianapolis. (Source: AP Photo/Darron Cummings)

    Four University of South Carolina Gamecocks football players received an invite to the 2018 NFL Scouting Combine, including star tight end Hayden Hurst.

    Four University of South Carolina Gamecocks football players received an invite to the 2018 NFL Scouting Combine, including star tight end Hayden Hurst.

  • Gamecocks add grad transfer at position of need

    Gamecocks add grad transfer at position of need

    Saturday, March 10 2018 7:02 PM EST2018-03-11 00:02:20 GMT
    Rice safety J.T. Ibe (17) (top) knocks the ball loose from Pittsburgh running back Chawntez Moss (26) as he tries to score on a run in the second quarter of an NCAA college football game, Saturday, Sept. 30, 2017, in Pittsburgh. (AP Photo/Keith Srakocic)Rice safety J.T. Ibe (17) (top) knocks the ball loose from Pittsburgh running back Chawntez Moss (26) as he tries to score on a run in the second quarter of an NCAA college football game, Saturday, Sept. 30, 2017, in Pittsburgh. (AP Photo/Keith Srakocic)

    Rice graduate transfer J.T. Ibe will play his final collegiate season at South Carolina.

    Rice graduate transfer J.T. Ibe will play his final collegiate season at South Carolina.

  • Extra base hits push Carolina past Princeton

    Extra base hits push Carolina past Princeton

    Friday, March 9 2018 11:10 PM EST2018-03-10 04:10:31 GMT
    (Source: TheBigSpur.com)(Source: TheBigSpur.com)
    (Source: TheBigSpur.com)(Source: TheBigSpur.com)

    South Carolina used five extra-base hits to power its way to a 9-2 win over Princeton in the series-opener on Friday night at Founders Park. 

    South Carolina used five extra-base hits to power its way to a 9-2 win over Princeton in the series-opener on Friday night at Founders Park. 

  • Officials announce increase for USC football season ticket prices

    Officials announce increase for USC football season ticket prices

    Thursday, March 8 2018 4:54 PM EST2018-03-08 21:54:21 GMT
    South Carolina enters the field to 2001 before the Vanderbilt game in Columbia, S.C. on Saturday, Oct. 28, 2017. (Travis Bell/SIDELINE CAROLINA)South Carolina enters the field to 2001 before the Vanderbilt game in Columbia, S.C. on Saturday, Oct. 28, 2017. (Travis Bell/SIDELINE CAROLINA)

    On Thursday, officials announced a price increase for the 2018 season that raised season tickets by $50.

    On Thursday, officials announced a price increase for the 2018 season that raised season tickets by $50.

  • Series between USC, Princeton to now be played in two days

    Series between USC, Princeton to now be played in two days

    Thursday, March 8 2018 4:02 PM EST2018-03-08 21:02:35 GMT
    (Source: TheBigSpur.com)(Source: TheBigSpur.com)

    The Gamecocks and Tigers will now play a doubleheader on Saturday instead of playing their third game of the series on Sunday. 

    The Gamecocks and Tigers will now play a doubleheader on Saturday instead of playing their third game of the series on Sunday. 

  • Gamecocks light up scoreboard in 12-2 win over NC A&T

    Gamecocks light up scoreboard in 12-2 win over NC A&T

    Wednesday, March 7 2018 10:05 PM EST2018-03-08 03:05:13 GMT
    Jonah Bride (Source: TheBigSpur.com)Jonah Bride (Source: TheBigSpur.com)
    Jonah Bride (Source: TheBigSpur.com)Jonah Bride (Source: TheBigSpur.com)

    Five straight innings of scoring would help South Carolina shake off a slow start to defeat North Carolina A&T 12-2 on Wednesday. 

    Five straight innings of scoring would help South Carolina shake off a slow start to defeat North Carolina A&T 12-2 on Wednesday. 

  • SEC 4-peat: Gamecocks snap Mississippi State's streak at 32

    SEC 4-peat: Gamecocks snap Mississippi State's streak at 32

    Sunday, March 4 2018 7:14 PM EST2018-03-05 00:14:46 GMT
    (Source: WIS)(Source: WIS)

    A'ja Wilson helped eighth-ranked South Carolina become the first Southeastern Conference women's program to win four consecutive tournament titles Sunday.

    A'ja Wilson helped eighth-ranked South Carolina become the first Southeastern Conference women's program to win four consecutive tournament titles Sunday.

  • Silva receives All-SEC honor from coaches

    Silva receives All-SEC honor from coaches

    Tuesday, March 6 2018 8:54 PM EST2018-03-07 01:54:02 GMT
    South Carolina's Chris Silva stretches out for a rebound against Georgia during first-half action in Columbia, S.C. on Wednesday, Feb. 21, 2018. (Travis Bell/SIDELINE CAROLINA)South Carolina's Chris Silva stretches out for a rebound against Georgia during first-half action in Columbia, S.C. on Wednesday, Feb. 21, 2018. (Travis Bell/SIDELINE CAROLINA)
    South Carolina's Chris Silva stretches out for a rebound against Georgia during first-half action in Columbia, S.C. on Wednesday, Feb. 21, 2018. (Travis Bell/SIDELINE CAROLINA)South Carolina's Chris Silva stretches out for a rebound against Georgia during first-half action in Columbia, S.C. on Wednesday, Feb. 21, 2018. (Travis Bell/SIDELINE CAROLINA)

    Gamecocks forward Chris Silva picked up a few awards on Tuesday. The 6-foot-9 junior was named the 2018 Co-Defensive Player of the Year sharing the honor with Texas A&M’s Robert Williams. 

    Gamecocks forward Chris Silva picked up a few awards on Tuesday. The 6-foot-9 junior was named the 2018 Co-Defensive Player of the Year sharing the honor with Texas A&M’s Robert Williams. 

  • Gamecocks to host ‘FAMdemonium’ for NCAA Tournament Selection Show

    Gamecocks to host ‘FAMdemonium’ for NCAA Tournament Selection Show

    Tuesday, March 6 2018 8:22 PM EST2018-03-07 01:22:31 GMT
    (Source: University of South Carolina)(Source: University of South Carolina)

    Get your Garnet & Black ready! 

    Get your Garnet & Black ready! 

  • Weather forces changes in USC baseball, softball schedules

    Weather forces changes in USC baseball, softball schedules

    Tuesday, March 6 2018 4:38 PM EST2018-03-06 21:38:06 GMT
    (Source: @StrongBaseball1/Twitter)(Source: @StrongBaseball1/Twitter)

    Mother Nature has forced the Gamecocks to move a few things around on their schedules this week. 

    Mother Nature has forced the Gamecocks to move a few things around on their schedules this week. 

  • Frank Martin's near-death experience documented in 'Miracle in Manhattan'

    Frank Martin's near-death experience documented in 'Miracle in Manhattan'

    Monday, March 5 2018 2:51 PM EST2018-03-05 19:51:42 GMT
    South Carolina head coach Frank Martin sits courtside with members of the media during the Gamecocks' open practice at Madison Square Garden on March 23, 2017. (Source: WIS)South Carolina head coach Frank Martin sits courtside with members of the media during the Gamecocks' open practice at Madison Square Garden on March 23, 2017. (Source: WIS)

    Frank Martin was dying. At least that's what the doctors told him as he lie on a hospital bed in Manhattan, Kansas.

    Frank Martin was dying. At least that's what the doctors told him as he lie on a hospital bed in Manhattan, Kansas.

  • WATCH: One-on-one with USC head coach Dawn Staley after fourth-consecutive SEC Title

    WATCH: One-on-one with USC head coach Dawn Staley after fourth-consecutive SEC Title

    Monday, March 5 2018 12:07 AM EST2018-03-05 05:07:45 GMT
    (Source: WIS)(Source: WIS)
    (Source: WIS)(Source: WIS)

    It had never been done before, but after South Carolina's 61-52 win over then-undefeated Mississippi State, USC and Dawn Staley made history with their fourth-consecutive SEC Championship. Watch as Staley discusses this victory with Sports Director Rick Henry.  

    It had never been done before, but after South Carolina's 61-52 win over then-undefeated Mississippi State, USC and Dawn Staley made history with their fourth-consecutive SEC Championship. Watch as Staley discusses this victory with Sports Director Rick Henry.  

  • Rally falls short as Carolina falls again to Clemson

    Rally falls short as Carolina falls again to Clemson

    Sunday, March 4 2018 7:39 PM EST2018-03-05 00:39:22 GMT
    (Source: Katie Dugan, 247Sports)(Source: Katie Dugan, 247Sports)
    (Source: Katie Dugan, 247Sports)(Source: Katie Dugan, 247Sports)

    First-year head coach Mark Kingston learned a lot about his team over the course of the weekend series against Clemson but the result was the same as the previous three years.

    First-year head coach Mark Kingston learned a lot about his team over the course of the weekend series against Clemson but the result was the same as the previous three years.

  • Clemson walks its way to easy win over Carolina

    Clemson walks its way to easy win over Carolina

    Saturday, March 3 2018 7:40 PM EST2018-03-04 00:40:27 GMT
    (Source: Katie Dugan, 247Sports)(Source: Katie Dugan, 247Sports)
    (Source: Katie Dugan, 247Sports)(Source: Katie Dugan, 247Sports)

    South Carolina gifted Clemson a 5-1 win at Fluor Field on Saturday to level the series at one game apiece.

    South Carolina gifted Clemson a 5-1 win at Fluor Field on Saturday to level the series at one game apiece.

  • No. 14 Auburn wins SEC title, 79-70 over South Carolina

    No. 14 Auburn wins SEC title, 79-70 over South Carolina

    Saturday, March 3 2018 7:18 PM EST2018-03-04 00:18:22 GMT
    (Source: WIS)(Source: WIS)

    Bryce Brown scored 29 points, making eight 3-pointers, and No. 14 Auburn claimed at least a share of the Southeastern Conference title with a 79-70 comeback victory over South Carolina on Saturday.

    Bryce Brown scored 29 points, making eight 3-pointers, and No. 14 Auburn claimed at least a share of the Southeastern Conference title with a 79-70 comeback victory over South Carolina on Saturday.

  • No. 15 Lady Vols trounce No. 7 South Carolina 65-46

    No. 15 Lady Vols trounce No. 7 South Carolina 65-46

    Sunday, February 25 2018 10:47 PM EST2018-02-26 03:47:53 GMT
    (Source: WIS)(Source: WIS)
    (Source: WIS)(Source: WIS)

    Rennia Davis had 18 points, 10 rebounds and four assists and No. 15 Tennessee rallied for a 65-46 victory over No. 7 South Carolina - playing without star center A'ja Wilson - on Sunday.

    Rennia Davis had 18 points, 10 rebounds and four assists and No. 15 Tennessee rallied for a 65-46 victory over No. 7 South Carolina - playing without star center A'ja Wilson - on Sunday.

  • Mississippi State beats South Carolina 72-68 in OT

    Mississippi State beats South Carolina 72-68 in OT

    Saturday, February 24 2018 6:35 PM EST2018-02-24 23:35:12 GMT
    (Source: WIS)(Source: WIS)
    (Source: WIS)(Source: WIS)

    Lamar Peters had 19 points, including five in overtime, to lead Mississippi State past South Carolina 72-68 on Saturday.

    Lamar Peters had 19 points, including five in overtime, to lead Mississippi State past South Carolina 72-68 on Saturday.

  • No. 8 South Carolina beats No. 12 Lady Vols 73-62 at SEC

    No. 8 South Carolina beats No. 12 Lady Vols 73-62 at SEC

    Saturday, March 3 2018 12:05 AM EST2018-03-03 05:05:13 GMT
    South Carolina forward A'ja Wilson, left, celebrates with teammates as she walks to the bench in the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against Tennessee at the women's Southeastern Conference tournament Friday, March 2, 2018. (AP Photo)South Carolina forward A'ja Wilson, left, celebrates with teammates as she walks to the bench in the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against Tennessee at the women's Southeastern Conference tournament Friday, March 2, 2018. (AP Photo)

    A'ja Wilson had 24 points and 12 rebounds coming off the bench and eighth-ranked South Carolina beat No. 12 Tennessee 73-62 on Friday night in the Southeastern Conference Tournament quarterfinals.

    A'ja Wilson had 24 points and 12 rebounds coming off the bench and eighth-ranked South Carolina beat No. 12 Tennessee 73-62 on Friday night in the Southeastern Conference Tournament quarterfinals.

  • Williams' blast spurs Carolina's comeback win over Clemson

    Williams' blast spurs Carolina's comeback win over Clemson

    Saturday, March 3 2018 12:39 AM EST2018-03-03 05:39:26 GMT
    Matt Williams (Source: TheBigSpur.com)Matt Williams (Source: TheBigSpur.com)

    Matt Williams did what he has rarely gotten an opportunity to do, but his home run helped the Gamecocks to a 3-2 win over the archrival Tigers in the series-opener on Friday night at Founders Park. 

    Matt Williams did what he has rarely gotten an opportunity to do, but his home run helped the Gamecocks to a 3-2 win over the archrival Tigers in the series-opener on Friday night at Founders Park. 

  • Former Gamecocks QB hired by Detroit Lions as character coach

    Former Gamecocks QB hired by Detroit Lions as character coach

    Friday, March 2 2018 4:51 PM EST2018-03-02 21:51:54 GMT
    San Francisco 49ers quarterback Dylan Thompson (13) throws during pre game of an NFL football game against the Detroit Lions, Sunday, Dec. 27, 2015, in Detroit. (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio)San Francisco 49ers quarterback Dylan Thompson (13) throws during pre game of an NFL football game against the Detroit Lions, Sunday, Dec. 27, 2015, in Detroit. (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio)

    Former South Carolina quarterback Dylan Thompson is returning to the NFL, but not as a player. 

    Former South Carolina quarterback Dylan Thompson is returning to the NFL, but not as a player. 

  • Gamecocks suffer second straight loss, drops midweek game to Furman

    Gamecocks suffer second straight loss, drops midweek game to Furman

    Tuesday, February 27 2018 8:26 PM EST2018-02-28 01:26:47 GMT
    (Source: TheBigSpur.com)(Source: TheBigSpur.com)
    (Source: TheBigSpur.com)(Source: TheBigSpur.com)

    South Carolina is officially stumbling into its rivalry series this weekend. Furman upended South Carolina 6-4 on Tuesday afternoon at Founders Park. 

    South Carolina is officially stumbling into its rivalry series this weekend. Furman upended South Carolina 6-4 on Tuesday afternoon at Founders Park. 

  • Gamecocks to begin spring practice on Wednesday

    Gamecocks to begin spring practice on Wednesday

    Tuesday, February 27 2018 6:15 PM EST2018-02-27 23:15:57 GMT
    Will Muschamp (Source: WIS)Will Muschamp (Source: WIS)
    Will Muschamp (Source: WIS)Will Muschamp (Source: WIS)

    Nearly three months removed from the big win at the Outback Bowl, the Gamecocks now set their sights on improving with spring practice officially beginning on Wednesday. 

    Nearly three months removed from the big win at the Outback Bowl, the Gamecocks now set their sights on improving with spring practice officially beginning on Wednesday. 

  • SPORTS

    Tanner on Missouri, Sterk matter: ‘To be continued’

    Tanner on Missouri, Sterk matter: ‘To be continued’

    Tuesday, February 27 2018 2:27 PM EST2018-02-27 19:27:00 GMT
    Ray Tanner, Jim Sterk, and Greg Sankey have collectively met recently. However, the matter of Sterk's public comments about USC and Dawn Staley is still ongoing. (Source: WIS)Ray Tanner, Jim Sterk, and Greg Sankey have collectively met recently. However, the matter of Sterk's public comments about USC and Dawn Staley is still ongoing. (Source: WIS)
    Ray Tanner, Jim Sterk, and Greg Sankey have collectively met recently. However, the matter of Sterk's public comments about USC and Dawn Staley is still ongoing. (Source: WIS)Ray Tanner, Jim Sterk, and Greg Sankey have collectively met recently. However, the matter of Sterk's public comments about USC and Dawn Staley is still ongoing. (Source: WIS)

    Ray Tanner, Jim Sterk, and Greg Sankey have collectively met recently. However, the matter of Sterk's public comments about USC and Dawn Staley is still ongoing.

    Ray Tanner, Jim Sterk, and Greg Sankey have collectively met recently. However, the matter of Sterk's public comments about USC and Dawn Staley is still ongoing.

  • Moore moves into the record books

    Moore moves into the record books

    Tuesday, February 27 2018 2:27 PM EST2018-02-27 19:27:00 GMT
    (Photo: Katie Dugan, 247Sports)(Photo: Katie Dugan, 247Sports)
    (Photo: Katie Dugan, 247Sports)(Photo: Katie Dugan, 247Sports)

    South Carolina linebacker Skai Moore is now a school record holder. Moore now has 14 career interceptions, which ties him with Bo Davies for the most in program history. 

    South Carolina linebacker Skai Moore is now a school record holder. Moore now has 14 career interceptions, which ties him with Bo Davies for the most in program history. 

  • Watch: Will Muschamp goes crazy after win over Tennessee

    Watch: Will Muschamp goes crazy after win over Tennessee

    Tuesday, February 27 2018 2:27 PM EST2018-02-27 19:27:00 GMT
    South Carolina's Chris Lammons breaks up what would have been the game-winning touchdown as Tennessee's Brandon Johnson can't make the catch during fourth-quarter action in Knoxville, Tenn. on Saturday, Oct. 14, 2017. (Travis Bell/SIDELINE CAROLINA)South Carolina's Chris Lammons breaks up what would have been the game-winning touchdown as Tennessee's Brandon Johnson can't make the catch during fourth-quarter action in Knoxville, Tenn. on Saturday, Oct. 14, 2017. (Travis Bell/SIDELINE CAROLINA)
    South Carolina's Chris Lammons breaks up what would have been the game-winning touchdown as Tennessee's Brandon Johnson can't make the catch during fourth-quarter action in Knoxville, Tenn. on Saturday, Oct. 14, 2017. (Travis Bell/SIDELINE CAROLINA)South Carolina's Chris Lammons breaks up what would have been the game-winning touchdown as Tennessee's Brandon Johnson can't make the catch during fourth-quarter action in Knoxville, Tenn. on Saturday, Oct. 14, 2017. (Travis Bell/SIDELINE CAROLINA)

    Will Muschamp left his emotions on the field in the final seconds of Saturday's thrilling 15-9 win at Tennessee. 

    Will Muschamp left his emotions on the field in the final seconds of Saturday's thrilling 15-9 win at Tennessee. 

  • Muschamp spoke to his team about NFL protests

    Muschamp spoke to his team about NFL protests

    Tuesday, February 27 2018 2:26 PM EST2018-02-27 19:26:59 GMT
    (Source: WIS)(Source: WIS)
    (Source: WIS)(Source: WIS)

    South Carolina head coach Will Muschamp met with his team on Tuesday to discuss the NFL protests happening during the national anthem.

    South Carolina head coach Will Muschamp met with his team on Tuesday to discuss the NFL protests happening during the national anthem.

  • GAMECOCKS GAMEDAY: Five keys to victory - Louisiana Tech

    GAMECOCKS GAMEDAY: Five keys to victory - Louisiana Tech

    Tuesday, February 27 2018 2:26 PM EST2018-02-27 19:26:58 GMT
    NEXT MAN UP: One of the keys to victory this week is life without playmaker Deebo Samuel, (seen in center), who was injured in last week's loss to Kentucky. ((AP Photo/Sean Rayford, File)NEXT MAN UP: One of the keys to victory this week is life without playmaker Deebo Samuel, (seen in center), who was injured in last week's loss to Kentucky. ((AP Photo/Sean Rayford, File)
    NEXT MAN UP: One of the keys to victory this week is life without playmaker Deebo Samuel, (seen in center), who was injured in last week's loss to Kentucky. ((AP Photo/Sean Rayford, File)NEXT MAN UP: One of the keys to victory this week is life without playmaker Deebo Samuel, (seen in center), who was injured in last week's loss to Kentucky. ((AP Photo/Sean Rayford, File)

    South Carolina will host Louisiana Tech on Saturday afternoon with kickoff set for 3:30 PM. The game will be televised nationally by the SEC Network and this article takes a look at what the Gamecocks must do well to ensure victory. 

    South Carolina will host Louisiana Tech on Saturday afternoon with kickoff set for 3:30 PM. The game will be televised nationally by the SEC Network and this article takes a look at what the Gamecocks must do well to ensure victory. 

  • Sunday night injury report: Samuel undergoes surgery

    Sunday night injury report: Samuel undergoes surgery

    Tuesday, February 27 2018 2:26 PM EST2018-02-27 19:26:58 GMT
    (Photo: Katie Dugan, 247Sports)(Photo: Katie Dugan, 247Sports)
    (Photo: Katie Dugan, 247Sports)(Photo: Katie Dugan, 247Sports)

    South Carolina head coach Will Muschamp addresses the Deebo Samuel situation. 

    South Carolina head coach Will Muschamp addresses the Deebo Samuel situation. 

  • Gamecocks’ Hill named SEC Pitcher of the Week

    Gamecocks’ Hill named SEC Pitcher of the Week

    Monday, February 26 2018 5:47 PM EST2018-02-26 22:47:06 GMT
    Adam Hill (Source: TheBigSpur.com)Adam Hill (Source: TheBigSpur.com)

    Following a strong performance against Charleston Southern this past weekend, Adam Hill has been named the SEC Pitcher of the Week. 

    Following a strong performance against Charleston Southern this past weekend, Adam Hill has been named the SEC Pitcher of the Week. 

  • Bucs take series finale as USC's bats fall quiet

    Bucs take series finale as USC's bats fall quiet

    Sunday, February 25 2018 10:32 PM EST2018-02-26 03:32:45 GMT
    (Source: Katie Dugan, 247Sports)(Source: Katie Dugan, 247Sports)

    South Carolina’s early-season win streak ends at six as Charleston Southern stole the Sunday series finale 4-2 behind a strong effort from three veteran pitchers. The Gamecocks (6-2) could manage only four hits in the game and only had nine at-bats with runners on base.

    South Carolina’s early-season win streak ends at six as Charleston Southern stole the Sunday series finale 4-2 behind a strong effort from three veteran pitchers. The Gamecocks (6-2) could manage only four hits in the game and only had nine at-bats with runners on base.

  • Gamecocks continue crushing the baseball, stomp CSU

    Gamecocks continue crushing the baseball, stomp CSU

    Saturday, February 24 2018 6:33 PM EST2018-02-24 23:33:30 GMT
    (Source: Katie Dugan, 247Sports)(Source: Katie Dugan, 247Sports)
    (Source: Katie Dugan, 247Sports)(Source: Katie Dugan, 247Sports)

    Another day, another big scoring output for South Carolina in a 14-2 win over Charleston Southern on Saturday.

    Another day, another big scoring output for South Carolina in a 14-2 win over Charleston Southern on Saturday.

  • sports

    Report: Former and current South Carolina, Clemson players named in documents tied to federal NCAA basketball investigation

    Report: Former and current South Carolina, Clemson players named in documents tied to federal NCAA basketball investigation

    Friday, February 23 2018 12:19 PM EST2018-02-23 17:19:12 GMT
    (Source: WIS)(Source: WIS)

    A former and current South Carolina Gamecocks men's basketball players have been named in a series of documents that details monies given by a sports agency who is currently under NCAA review, according to Yahoo! Sports.  

    A former and current South Carolina Gamecocks men's basketball players have been named in a series of documents that details monies given by a sports agency who is currently under NCAA review, according to Yahoo! Sports.  

  • Olson, pitchers help Carolina to third win in four days

    Olson, pitchers help Carolina to third win in four days

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 11:30 PM EST2018-02-21 04:30:30 GMT
    Junior closer Eddy Demurias (Source: TheBigSpur.com)Junior closer Eddy Demurias (Source: TheBigSpur.com)

    Seven different hitters reached base and the pitching staff allowed only one earned run as South Carolina was able to upend North Florida on Tuesday at Founders Park. 

    Seven different hitters reached base and the pitching staff allowed only one earned run as South Carolina was able to upend North Florida on Tuesday at Founders Park. 

  • Eagles name former Gamecock Staley assistant head coach

    Eagles name former Gamecock Staley assistant head coach

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 6:12 PM EST2018-02-20 23:12:12 GMT
    Philadelphia Eagles' Duce Staley watches warms up before an NFL football game against the New York Giants, Thursday, Dec. 22, 2016, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Michael Perez)Philadelphia Eagles' Duce Staley watches warms up before an NFL football game against the New York Giants, Thursday, Dec. 22, 2016, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Michael Perez)

    Duce Staley will have a new title with the Philadelphia Eagles. The former South Carolina running back was promoted to assistant head coach by the Super Bowl LII champions on Tuesday, according to ESPN’s Josina Anderson. 

    Duce Staley will have a new title with the Philadelphia Eagles. The former South Carolina running back was promoted to assistant head coach by the Super Bowl LII champions on Tuesday, according to ESPN’s Josina Anderson. 

  • USC climbs one spot in women’s AP Top 25

    USC climbs one spot in women’s AP Top 25

    Monday, February 19 2018 4:10 PM EST2018-02-19 21:10:52 GMT
    Alexis Jennings (Source: TheBigSpur.com)Alexis Jennings (Source: TheBigSpur.com)

    South Carolina returns to the No. 7 spot in the AP Top 25 this week. 

    South Carolina returns to the No. 7 spot in the AP Top 25 this week. 

  • This Gamecocks great is getting a shot at becoming an NFL offensive coordinator

    This Gamecocks great is getting a shot at becoming an NFL offensive coordinator

    Monday, February 19 2018 3:46 PM EST2018-02-19 20:46:39 GMT
    Philadelphia Eagles' Duce Staley watches warms up before an NFL football game against the New York Giants, Thursday, Dec. 22, 2016, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Michael Perez)Philadelphia Eagles' Duce Staley watches warms up before an NFL football game against the New York Giants, Thursday, Dec. 22, 2016, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Michael Perez)

    South Carolina great and current Philadelphia Eagles running backs coach Duce Staley is getting an interview for the Eagles' vacant offensive coordinator position, according to a report from ESPN.

    South Carolina great and current Philadelphia Eagles running backs coach Duce Staley is getting an interview for the Eagles' vacant offensive coordinator position, according to a report from ESPN.

  • Gamecocks polish off series win with Sunday shutout out VMI

    Gamecocks polish off series win with Sunday shutout out VMI

    Sunday, February 18 2018 11:54 PM EST2018-02-19 04:54:07 GMT
    (Source: Ryan Bethea, 247Sports)(Source: Ryan Bethea, 247Sports)

    South Carolina left little doubt in the ultimate outcome scoring eight runs in the first four innings along with five shutout frames from starting pitcher Ridge Chapman to earn a 9-0 win and a series victory over VMI.

    South Carolina left little doubt in the ultimate outcome scoring eight runs in the first four innings along with five shutout frames from starting pitcher Ridge Chapman to earn a 9-0 win and a series victory over VMI.

  • WATCH: Thornwell and Co. receive bling

    WATCH: Thornwell and Co. receive bling

    Saturday, February 17 2018 11:07 PM EST2018-02-18 04:07:54 GMT
    (Source: TheBigSpur.com)(Source: TheBigSpur.com)

    Saturday was a celebration of South Carolina men’s basketball’s greatest team accomplishment, a Final Four appearance. 

    Saturday was a celebration of South Carolina men’s basketball’s greatest team accomplishment, a Final Four appearance. 

  • Bridges erases old memories with stellar first outing

    Bridges erases old memories with stellar first outing

    Saturday, February 17 2018 11:07 PM EST2018-02-18 04:07:04 GMT
    (Source: Ryan Bethea, 247Sports)(Source: Ryan Bethea, 247Sports)

    Three innings, five earned runs, four hits and four walks.

    Three innings, five earned runs, four hits and four walks.

  • South Carolina holds on to upset No. 10 Auburn, 84-75

    South Carolina holds on to upset No. 10 Auburn, 84-75

    Saturday, February 17 2018 10:12 PM EST2018-02-18 03:12:25 GMT
    (Source: WIS)(Source: WIS)

    Frank Booker scored 19 points, and South Carolina built a 26-point lead before holding on to defeat No. 10 Auburn 84-75 on Saturday, ending the Gamecocks' six-game losing streak.

    Frank Booker scored 19 points, and South Carolina built a 26-point lead before holding on to defeat No. 10 Auburn 84-75 on Saturday, ending the Gamecocks' six-game losing streak.

  • South Carolina reserve guard Holden has left team

    South Carolina reserve guard Holden has left team

    Saturday, February 17 2018 4:45 PM EST2018-02-17 21:45:50 GMT
    South Caroilna's Kory Holden is seen during action against Wyoming on Wednesday, Dec. 6, 2017 in Columbia, S.C. (Source: SIDELINE CAROLINA)South Caroilna's Kory Holden is seen during action against Wyoming on Wednesday, Dec. 6, 2017 in Columbia, S.C. (Source: SIDELINE CAROLINA)

    Injured South Carolina guard Kory Holden has left the team.

    Injured South Carolina guard Kory Holden has left the team.

  • Former Gamecocks offer strong message to current team on Legends Weekend

    Former Gamecocks offer strong message to current team on Legends Weekend

    Saturday, February 17 2018 12:42 AM EST2018-02-17 05:42:54 GMT
    (Source: GamecockMBB/Twitter)(Source: GamecockMBB/Twitter)

    On Friday, P.J. Dozier, Sindarius Thornwell, Rakym Felder, and Duane Notice were back in their old gym. However, they weren’t around just to put a few shots. They had a few things they wanted to get off their chests regarding this year’s team. 

    On Friday, P.J. Dozier, Sindarius Thornwell, Rakym Felder, and Duane Notice were back in their old gym. However, they weren’t around just to put a few shots. They had a few things they wanted to get off their chests regarding this year’s team. 

  • Gamecocks suffer disappointing loss in season opener

    Gamecocks suffer disappointing loss in season opener

    Saturday, February 17 2018 12:05 AM EST2018-02-17 05:05:59 GMT
    Noah Campbell (Source: TheBigSpur.com)Noah Campbell (Source: TheBigSpur.com)

    Despite jumping out to a 4-1 lead after the first inning, South Carolina lost its season opener for the first time since 2015 as VMI pulled a 7-6 upset in the first game of the Mark Kingston era. 

    Despite jumping out to a 4-1 lead after the first inning, South Carolina lost its season opener for the first time since 2015 as VMI pulled a 7-6 upset in the first game of the Mark Kingston era. 

  • 'Ready to go': Kingston, Gamecocks ready to begin season at Founders Park

    'Ready to go': Kingston, Gamecocks ready to begin season at Founders Park

    Thursday, February 15 2018 8:10 PM EST2018-02-16 01:10:34 GMT
    Mark Kingston (Source: TheBigSpur.com)Mark Kingston (Source: TheBigSpur.com)

    Let’s play ball! Those three words were Mark Kingston’s opening statement one day prior to the Gamecocks opening regular season play with a home series against VMI. 

    Let’s play ball! Those three words were Mark Kingston’s opening statement one day prior to the Gamecocks opening regular season play with a home series against VMI. 

  • Gamecocks release spring practice schedule

    Gamecocks release spring practice schedule

    Thursday, February 15 2018 5:09 PM EST2018-02-15 22:09:14 GMT
    (Source: TheBigSpur.com)(Source: TheBigSpur.com)

    South Carolina released it's 15-practice schedule for the 2018 spring season on Thursday afternoon. 

    South Carolina released it's 15-practice schedule for the 2018 spring season on Thursday afternoon. 

  • Gamecocks continue tough stretch of schedule battling fatigue

    Gamecocks continue tough stretch of schedule battling fatigue

    Wednesday, February 14 2018 6:03 PM EST2018-02-14 23:03:08 GMT
    Dawn Staley (Source: WIS)Dawn Staley (Source: WIS)

    As the season continues to wind down, the wear and tear of playing in over 20 games has taken its toll on the Gamecocks. 

    As the season continues to wind down, the wear and tear of playing in over 20 games has taken its toll on the Gamecocks. 

  • Florida rolls past South Carolina 65-41

    Florida rolls past South Carolina 65-41

    Saturday, February 10 2018 4:16 PM EST2018-02-10 21:16:15 GMT
    (Source: WIS)(Source: WIS)

    Florida continued to solidify its postseason prospects with a 65-41 win over South Carolina on Saturday.

    Florida continued to solidify its postseason prospects with a 65-41 win over South Carolina on Saturday.

  • Wilson named to Naismith Trophy Late Season Team

    Wilson named to Naismith Trophy Late Season Team

    Monday, February 12 2018 4:57 PM EST2018-02-12 21:57:36 GMT
    South Carolina forward A'ja Wilson (22) blocks a shot by Connecticut forward Katie Lou Samuelson (33) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game Thursday, Feb. 1, 2018, in Columbia, S.C. (AP Photo/Sean Rayford)South Carolina forward A'ja Wilson (22) blocks a shot by Connecticut forward Katie Lou Samuelson (33) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game Thursday, Feb. 1, 2018, in Columbia, S.C. (AP Photo/Sean Rayford)

    A’ja Wilson has been named to the Women’s Citizen Naismith Late Season Team, which is comprised of the top 30 players vying for the Naismith Trophy.

    A’ja Wilson has been named to the Women’s Citizen Naismith Late Season Team, which is comprised of the top 30 players vying for the Naismith Trophy.

  • Gamecocks fall one spot in AP Top 25

    Gamecocks fall one spot in AP Top 25

    Monday, February 12 2018 4:15 PM EST2018-02-12 21:15:29 GMT
    Tyasha Harris (Source: TheBigSpur.com)Tyasha Harris (Source: TheBigSpur.com)

    A tough loss to second-ranked Mississippi State last week drops South Carolina to No. 8 in the AP Top 25. 

    A tough loss to second-ranked Mississippi State last week drops South Carolina to No. 8 in the AP Top 25. 

  • Gamecock senior out for the season due to injury

    Gamecock senior out for the season due to injury

    Sunday, February 11 2018 2:40 PM EST2018-02-11 19:40:17 GMT
    South Carolina's Lindsey Spann fires a shot against Coker on Nov. 3, 2017. (Source: Travis Bell/SIDELINE CAROLINA)South Carolina's Lindsey Spann fires a shot against Coker on Nov. 3, 2017. (Source: Travis Bell/SIDELINE CAROLINA)

    USC women’s basketball senior guard Lindsey Spann will be out for the remainder of the 2017-2018 season due to an injury. 

    USC women’s basketball senior guard Lindsey Spann will be out for the remainder of the 2017-2018 season due to an injury. 

  • Staley believes Tennessee objecting to Cooper waiver was not deciding factor in NCAA decision

    Staley believes Tennessee objecting to Cooper waiver was not deciding factor in NCAA decision

    Friday, February 9 2018 11:41 PM EST2018-02-10 04:41:40 GMT
    (Source: GamecockWBB/Twitter)(Source: GamecockWBB/Twitter)

    There may be more behind the NCAA’s decision to deny Te’a Cooper’s hardship waiver this season. 

    There may be more behind the NCAA’s decision to deny Te’a Cooper’s hardship waiver this season. 

  • USC-Clemson game time set for Thanksgiving weekend

    USC-Clemson game time set for Thanksgiving weekend

    Thursday, February 8 2018 3:53 PM EST2018-02-08 20:53:19 GMT
    (Source: TheBigSpur.com)(Source: TheBigSpur.com)

    The Palmetto Bowl is getting the primetime spotlight as one of the South's oldest rivalries will be televised at 7:30 p.m.

    The Palmetto Bowl is getting the primetime spotlight as one of the South's oldest rivalries will be televised at 7:30 p.m.

  • South Carolina vs. Wofford: What We Learned

    South Carolina vs. Wofford: What We Learned

    Thursday, February 8 2018 3:51 PM EST2018-02-08 20:51:54 GMT
    South Carolina's D.J. Smith high-fives fans after the Wofford game in Columbia, S.C. on Saturday, Nov. 18, 2017. (Travis Bell/SIDELINE CAROLINA)South Carolina's D.J. Smith high-fives fans after the Wofford game in Columbia, S.C. on Saturday, Nov. 18, 2017. (Travis Bell/SIDELINE CAROLINA)

    South Carolina defeated the Wofford Terriers 31-10 on Saturday night at Williams-Brice Stadium as the yearly rivalry game against the No. 2 Clemson Tigers. Here’s what we learned. 1. Clemson looms large, but some Gamecocks aren’t saying much about it The Clemson Tigers at No. 2 have a legitimate shot at playing for a third straight national championship game, but if you ask some of the Gamecocks, they’re not saying much about their next opponent. “We’...

    South Carolina defeated the Wofford Terriers 31-10 on Saturday night at Williams-Brice Stadium as the yearly rivalry game against the No. 2 Clemson Tigers. Here’s what we learned. 1. Clemson looms large, but some Gamecocks aren’t saying much about it The Clemson Tigers at No. 2 have a legitimate shot at playing for a third straight national championship game, but if you ask some of the Gamecocks, they’re not saying much about their next opponent. “We’...

  • Gamecocks end SEC play in an unfamiliar place

    Gamecocks end SEC play in an unfamiliar place

    Thursday, February 8 2018 3:51 PM EST2018-02-08 20:51:27 GMT
    (Photo: Ryan Bethea, 247Sports)(Photo: Ryan Bethea, 247Sports)

    South Carolina left Williams-Brice Stadium with a win over Wofford but it was a result elsewhere that earned it a place in the SEC standings it rarely sees.

    South Carolina left Williams-Brice Stadium with a win over Wofford but it was a result elsewhere that earned it a place in the SEC standings it rarely sees.

  • No. 6 Notre Dame tops No. 3 South Carolina, 92-85

    No. 6 Notre Dame tops No. 3 South Carolina, 92-85

    Monday, November 27 2017 5:54 AM EST2017-11-27 10:54:00 GMT
    South Carolina head coach Dawn Staley calls out commands during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against Clemson Thursday, Nov. 16, 2017, in Clemson, S.C. (AP Photo/Richard Shiro)South Carolina head coach Dawn Staley calls out commands during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against Clemson Thursday, Nov. 16, 2017, in Clemson, S.C. (AP Photo/Richard Shiro)

    Arike Ogunbowale scored 23 points, Jackie Young added 22 and No. 6 Notre Dame beat No. 3 South Carolina 92-85 on Sunday night to take the Gulf Coast Showcase championship and snap the defending national champion...

    Arike Ogunbowale scored 23 points, Jackie Young added 22 and No. 6 Notre Dame beat No. 3 South Carolina 92-85 on Sunday night to take the Gulf Coast Showcase championship and snap the defending national champion...

  • REPORT: Gamecocks to face Michigan in the Outback Bowl

    REPORT: Gamecocks to face Michigan in the Outback Bowl

    Thursday, February 8 2018 3:49 PM EST2018-02-08 20:49:02 GMT
    (Source: TheBigSpur.com)(Source: TheBigSpur.com)

    South Carolina (8-4, 5-3 SEC) is heading to back the Outback Bowl to face Michigan.

    South Carolina (8-4, 5-3 SEC) is heading to back the Outback Bowl to face Michigan.

  • Knee injury ends basketball season for Cuevas-Moore

    Knee injury ends basketball season for Cuevas-Moore

    Thursday, February 8 2018 3:47 PM EST2018-02-08 20:47:52 GMT
    (Source: TheBigSpur.com)(Source: TheBigSpur.com)

    A knee injury has ended the season of one of the women on the Gamecock Women’s Basketball team.  

    A knee injury has ended the season of one of the women on the Gamecock Women’s Basketball team.  

  • Dawn Staley surprised with hometown street named in her honor

    Dawn Staley surprised with hometown street named in her honor

    Thursday, February 8 2018 3:47 PM EST2018-02-08 20:47:11 GMT
    (Source: USC Athletics)(Source: USC Athletics)

    South Carolina women's basketball coach Dawn Staley is an Olympian, a Hall of Famer, and a National Championship coach - and her hometown helped honor her in a major way. 

    South Carolina women's basketball coach Dawn Staley is an Olympian, a Hall of Famer, and a National Championship coach - and her hometown helped honor her in a major way. 

  • Sandidge, Wonnum highlight Gamecocks’ signing class

    Sandidge, Wonnum highlight Gamecocks’ signing class

    Wednesday, February 7 2018 7:16 PM EST2018-02-08 00:16:45 GMT
    Will Muschamp (Source: WIS)Will Muschamp (Source: WIS)

    With most of the signees already inking their letters of intent in December, there were only a few spots that South Carolina head coach Will Muschamp needed to fill. On Wednesday, those spots were filled with two big-name recruits in Rick Sandidge and Dylan Wonnum. 

    With most of the signees already inking their letters of intent in December, there were only a few spots that South Carolina head coach Will Muschamp needed to fill. On Wednesday, those spots were filled with two big-name recruits in Rick Sandidge and Dylan Wonnum. 

  • South Carolina-Vanderbilt game time set for Oct. 28

    South Carolina-Vanderbilt game time set for Oct. 28

    Wednesday, February 7 2018 6:41 PM EST2018-02-07 23:41:52 GMT
    (Source: TheBigSpur.com)(Source: TheBigSpur.com)

    South Carolina will kickoff against the Vanderbilt Commodores as the late Saturday afternoon game, the SEC and the team announced Monday afternoon. 

    South Carolina will kickoff against the Vanderbilt Commodores as the late Saturday afternoon game, the SEC and the team announced Monday afternoon. 

  • South Carolina tops in women's basketball attendance

    South Carolina tops in women's basketball attendance

    Wednesday, August 9 2017 10:58 PM EDT2017-08-10 02:58:10 GMT
    (Source: WIS)(Source: WIS)

    The national champion South Carolina Gamecocks were also tops in attendance last year.

    The national champion South Carolina Gamecocks were also tops in attendance last year.

  • Evans leads No. 14 Texas Tech to 70-63 win over SC

    Evans leads No. 14 Texas Tech to 70-63 win over SC

    Saturday, January 27 2018 6:27 PM EST2018-01-27 23:27:25 GMT
    South Carolina's Chris Silva dunks over Texas Tech's Jarrett Culver during first-half action in Columbia, S.C. on Saturday, Jan. 27, 2018. (Travis Bell/SIDELINE CAROLINA)South Carolina's Chris Silva dunks over Texas Tech's Jarrett Culver during first-half action in Columbia, S.C. on Saturday, Jan. 27, 2018. (Travis Bell/SIDELINE CAROLINA)

    Keenan Evans scored 31 points including the go-ahead 3-pointer with 2:12 left to lift No. 14 Texas Tech to a 70-63 victory over South Carolina on Saturday in the Big 12/SEC Challenge.

    Keenan Evans scored 31 points including the go-ahead 3-pointer with 2:12 left to lift No. 14 Texas Tech to a 70-63 victory over South Carolina on Saturday in the Big 12/SEC Challenge.

  • Calhoun Co. residents back Jeffery ahead of first Super Bowl appearance

    Calhoun Co. residents back Jeffery ahead of first Super Bowl appearance

    Wednesday, February 7 2018 10:50 AM EST2018-02-07 15:50:00 GMT
    Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver Alshon Jeffery is interviewed during opening night for the NFL Super Bowl 52 football game at Xcel Energy Center on Monday, Jan. 29, 2018, in St. Paul, Minn. (AP Photo/Gregory Payan)Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver Alshon Jeffery is interviewed during opening night for the NFL Super Bowl 52 football game at Xcel Energy Center on Monday, Jan. 29, 2018, in St. Paul, Minn. (AP Photo/Gregory Payan)

    With Super Bowl LII just days away, many people in Saint Matthews will be rooting for Alshon Jeffery and the Eagles to bring home the trophy.

    With Super Bowl LII just days away, many people in Saint Matthews will be rooting for Alshon Jeffery and the Eagles to bring home the trophy.

  • Gilder with 15 as Texas A&M wallops South Carolina 83-60

    Gilder with 15 as Texas A&M wallops South Carolina 83-60

    Saturday, February 3 2018 4:46 PM EST2018-02-03 21:46:36 GMT
    (Source: WIS)(Source: WIS)

    Junior guard Admon Gilder scored 15 points and Texas A&M dominated South Carolina from the start, winning 83-60 on Saturday in Reed Arena.

    Junior guard Admon Gilder scored 15 points and Texas A&M dominated South Carolina from the start, winning 83-60 on Saturday in Reed Arena.

  • Jeffery says he thought of his grandma first after winning the Super Bowl

    Jeffery says he thought of his grandma first after winning the Super Bowl

    Wednesday, February 7 2018 7:44 AM EST2018-02-07 12:44:02 GMT
    Philadelphia Eagles' Alshon Jeffery (17) celebrates his touchdown catch during the first half of the NFL Super Bowl 52 football game against the New England Patriots Sunday, Feb. 4, 2018, in Minneapolis. (AP Photo/Matt York)Philadelphia Eagles' Alshon Jeffery (17) celebrates his touchdown catch during the first half of the NFL Super Bowl 52 football game against the New England Patriots Sunday, Feb. 4, 2018, in Minneapolis. (AP Photo/Matt York)

    It’s been a good week for Alshon Jeffery and the Philadelphia Eagles.

    It’s been a good week for Alshon Jeffery and the Philadelphia Eagles.

  • SEC Network to televise Garnet & Black Spring Game

    SEC Network to televise Garnet & Black Spring Game

    Tuesday, February 6 2018 6:02 PM EST2018-02-06 23:02:50 GMT
    South Carolina head coach Will Muschamp celebrates after watching his team force and recover a fumble against N.C. State in Charlotte, N.C. on Saturday, Sept. 2, 2017. (Photo by Travis Bell/SIDELINE CAROLINA)South Carolina head coach Will Muschamp celebrates after watching his team force and recover a fumble against N.C. State in Charlotte, N.C. on Saturday, Sept. 2, 2017. (Photo by Travis Bell/SIDELINE CAROLINA)

    College football is only a little more than a month away…sort of. 

    College football is only a little more than a month away…sort of. 

  • Four Gamecocks players selected to participate in NFL Scouting Combine

    Four Gamecocks players selected to participate in NFL Scouting Combine

    Tuesday, February 6 2018 2:39 PM EST2018-02-06 19:39:26 GMT
    South Carolina's Hayden Hurst gets loose for a touchdown after making a catch against Arkansas during second-quarter action in Columbia, S.C. on Saturday, Oct. 7, 2017. (Travis Bell/SIDELINE CAROLINA)South Carolina's Hayden Hurst gets loose for a touchdown after making a catch against Arkansas during second-quarter action in Columbia, S.C. on Saturday, Oct. 7, 2017. (Travis Bell/SIDELINE CAROLINA)

    The University of South Carolina Gamecocks will have four representatives at the National Football League's annual Scouting Combine held in Indianapolis from Feb. 27 to March 5 at Lucas Oil Stadium.

    The University of South Carolina Gamecocks will have four representatives at the National Football League's annual Scouting Combine held in Indianapolis from Feb. 27 to March 5 at Lucas Oil Stadium.

  • Gamecocks suffer first losing streak since 2013, fall to No. 2 Miss. State

    Gamecocks suffer first losing streak since 2013, fall to No. 2 Miss. State

    Monday, February 5 2018 10:49 PM EST2018-02-06 03:49:14 GMT
    Mississippi State guard Victoria Vivians (35) fights off a block attempt by South Carolina guard Bianca Jackson (10) during the first half of the NCAA college basketball game in Starkville, Miss., Monday, Feb. 5, 2018. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis)Mississippi State guard Victoria Vivians (35) fights off a block attempt by South Carolina guard Bianca Jackson (10) during the first half of the NCAA college basketball game in Starkville, Miss., Monday, Feb. 5, 2018. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis)

    The Gamecocks had hopes of resetting and getting back on the winning track in their national championship rematch against Mississippi State. The second-ranked Bulldogs had other plans. A strong fourth quarter from Teaira McCowan would provide the spark the Bulldogs needed to capture a 67-53 win to remain unbeaten. 

    The Gamecocks had hopes of resetting and getting back on the winning track in their national championship rematch against Mississippi State. The second-ranked Bulldogs had other plans. A strong fourth quarter from Teaira McCowan would provide the spark the Bulldogs needed to capture a 67-53 win to remain unbeaten. 

  • Knotts: Thompson will not sign on National Signing Day

    Knotts: Thompson will not sign on National Signing Day

    Monday, February 5 2018 4:52 PM EST2018-02-05 21:52:28 GMT
    (Source: WIS)(Source: WIS)

    Bryce Thompson’s plans to play for South Carolina have been put on hold for now. 

    Bryce Thompson’s plans to play for South Carolina have been put on hold for now. 

  • 'Told y'all it was destiny': Staley celebrates Eagles' historic win

    'Told y'all it was destiny': Staley celebrates Eagles' historic win

    Monday, February 5 2018 4:25 PM EST2018-02-05 21:25:44 GMT

    As Tom Brady’s final pass fell to the ground, Dawn Staley couldn’t contain her excitement after witnessing the Philadelphia Eagles' first-ever Super Bowl win. 

    As Tom Brady’s final pass fell to the ground, Dawn Staley couldn’t contain her excitement after witnessing the Philadelphia Eagles' first-ever Super Bowl win. 

  • USC names Wynn new director of football operations

    USC names Wynn new director of football operations

    Monday, February 5 2018 4:24 PM EST2018-02-05 21:24:18 GMT
    (Source: USC Athletics)(Source: USC Athletics)

    The South Carolina Gamecocks have hired George Wynn as their new director of football operations. 

    The South Carolina Gamecocks have hired George Wynn as their new director of football operations. 

  • Gamecocks remain in top 10 despite loss to Huskies

    Gamecocks remain in top 10 despite loss to Huskies

    Monday, February 5 2018 3:58 PM EST2018-02-05 20:58:58 GMT
    Connecticut's Kia Nurse launches a shot over South Carolina's A'ja Wilson during first-half action in Columbia, S.C. on Thursday, Feb. 1, 2018. (Travis Bell/SIDELINE CAROLINA)Connecticut's Kia Nurse launches a shot over South Carolina's A'ja Wilson during first-half action in Columbia, S.C. on Thursday, Feb. 1, 2018. (Travis Bell/SIDELINE CAROLINA)

    Despite a tough loss to UConn last week, Dawn Staley and the South Carolina Gamecocks remain No. 7 in the AP Top 25. 

    Despite a tough loss to UConn last week, Dawn Staley and the South Carolina Gamecocks remain No. 7 in the AP Top 25. 

  • Nurse, Samuelson lead Huskies past Carolina to remain unbeaten

    Nurse, Samuelson lead Huskies past Carolina to remain unbeaten

    Thursday, February 1 2018 10:32 PM EST2018-02-02 03:32:27 GMT
    South Carolina forward A'ja Wilson (22) blocks a shot by Connecticut forward Katie Lou Samuelson (33) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game Thursday, Feb. 1, 2018, in Columbia, S.C. (AP Photo/Sean Rayford)South Carolina forward A'ja Wilson (22) blocks a shot by Connecticut forward Katie Lou Samuelson (33) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game Thursday, Feb. 1, 2018, in Columbia, S.C. (AP Photo/Sean Rayford)

    The energy was high in Colonial Life Arena as fans packed the building ready to support the Gamecocks in their quest to upset the top-ranked Connecticut Huskies on their home floor. However, a dismal second quarter for Dawn Staley’s squad opened the door for a lopsided 83-58 win for the Huskies.

    The energy was high in Colonial Life Arena as fans packed the building ready to support the Gamecocks in their quest to upset the top-ranked Connecticut Huskies on their home floor. However, a dismal second quarter for Dawn Staley’s squad opened the door for a lopsided 83-58 win for the Huskies.

  • ESPN writer: Mizzou AD is 'cowardly' for allegations, no apology to Staley, Gamecocks

    ESPN writer: Mizzou AD is 'cowardly' for allegations, no apology to Staley, Gamecocks

    Thursday, February 1 2018 8:50 PM EST2018-02-02 01:50:14 GMT
    ESPNW reporter Mechelle Voepel had strong words against the Missouri athletic director in his accusations against USC Gamecocks basketball fans and Gamecocks head coach Dawn Staley. (Source: WIS)ESPNW reporter Mechelle Voepel had strong words against the Missouri athletic director in his accusations against USC Gamecocks basketball fans and Gamecocks head coach Dawn Staley. (Source: WIS)

    ESPNW reporter Mechelle Voepel had strong words against the Missouri athletic director in his accusations against USC Gamecocks basketball fans and Gamecocks head coach Dawn Staley.

    ESPNW reporter Mechelle Voepel had strong words against the Missouri athletic director in his accusations against USC Gamecocks basketball fans and Gamecocks head coach Dawn Staley.

  • Mizzou's AD says he's 'moved on' from allegations against Dawn Staley, Gamecocks fans

    Mizzou's AD says he's 'moved on' from allegations against Dawn Staley, Gamecocks fans

    Thursday, February 1 2018 12:31 PM EST2018-02-01 17:31:36 GMT
    The scuffle between the Gamecocks and Missouri turned into a war of words between both schools. (Source: WIS)The scuffle between the Gamecocks and Missouri turned into a war of words between both schools. (Source: WIS)

    As the simmering controversy over Sunday night's Missouri-South Carolina game continues to boil, Mizzou's athletics director has spoken out further on the issue.

    As the simmering controversy over Sunday night's Missouri-South Carolina game continues to boil, Mizzou's athletics director has spoken out further on the issue.

  • Tanner 'confused' by allegations made by Mizzou AD, Staley focuses on UConn

    Tanner 'confused' by allegations made by Mizzou AD, Staley focuses on UConn

    Wednesday, January 31 2018 7:27 PM EST2018-02-01 00:27:36 GMT
    USC Athletics Director Ray Tanner (Source: WIS)USC Athletics Director Ray Tanner (Source: WIS)

    One day after issuing a statement regarding allegations made against USC fans, their behavior during Sunday’s game, and USC head women’s basketball coach Dawn Staley’s promotion of intolerant behavior by fans, South Carolina athletics director Ray Tanner sat before reporters in Colonial Life Arena still wondering what to make of comments made by Missouri AD Jim Sterk. 

    One day after issuing a statement regarding allegations made against USC fans, their behavior during Sunday’s game, and USC head women’s basketball coach Dawn Staley’s promotion of intolerant behavior by fans, South Carolina athletics director Ray Tanner sat before reporters in Colonial Life Arena still wondering what to make of comments made by Missouri AD Jim Sterk. 

  • sports

    After claims by Mizzou's AD of Gamecocks fans spitting on players, Ray Tanner issues denial

    After claims by Mizzou's AD of Gamecocks fans spitting on players, Ray Tanner issues denial

    Wednesday, January 31 2018 4:23 PM EST2018-01-31 21:23:07 GMT
    (Source: WIS)(Source: WIS)

    Gamecocks Athletic Director Ray Tanner issued a statement Tuesday after claims made by Missouri's basketball coach and athletic director on the treatment of their players after a tense game Sunday. 

    Gamecocks Athletic Director Ray Tanner issued a statement Tuesday after claims made by Missouri's basketball coach and athletic director on the treatment of their players after a tense game Sunday. 

  • Staley: "I thought officiating did a great job" sorting out scuffle with Mizzou

    Staley: "I thought officiating did a great job" sorting out scuffle with Mizzou

    Monday, January 29 2018 8:25 PM EST2018-01-30 01:25:39 GMT
    Gamecocks women's basketball head coach Dawn Staley (Source: WIS)Gamecocks women's basketball head coach Dawn Staley (Source: WIS)

    Just over 24 hours after South Carolina defeated Missouri 64-54 on Sunday, Gamecock fans were still buzzing about what happened between the two teams in the first quarter. 

    Just over 24 hours after South Carolina defeated Missouri 64-54 on Sunday, Gamecock fans were still buzzing about what happened between the two teams in the first quarter. 

  • Two ejected after scrum erupts during Gamecocks-Missouri women's basketball game

    Two ejected after scrum erupts during Gamecocks-Missouri women's basketball game

    Monday, January 29 2018 6:16 PM EST2018-01-29 23:16:12 GMT
    (Source: WIS)(Source: WIS)

    It was already expected to be a tough, physical game at Colonial Life Arena as the Gamecocks women's basketball team faced off in their hot rivalry against the Missouri Tigers. 

    It was already expected to be a tough, physical game at Colonial Life Arena as the Gamecocks women's basketball team faced off in their hot rivalry against the Missouri Tigers. 

  • Gamecocks jump two spots in AP Top 25

    Gamecocks jump two spots in AP Top 25

    Monday, January 29 2018 4:35 PM EST2018-01-29 21:35:55 GMT
    South Carolina's Alexis Jennings and Missouri's Kayla Michael fight for a loose ball during first-half action in Columbia, S.C. on Sunday, Jan. 28, 2018. (Travis Bell/SIDELINE CAROLINA)South Carolina's Alexis Jennings and Missouri's Kayla Michael fight for a loose ball during first-half action in Columbia, S.C. on Sunday, Jan. 28, 2018. (Travis Bell/SIDELINE CAROLINA)

    South Carolina has moved up two spots in the AP Top 25. 

    South Carolina has moved up two spots in the AP Top 25. 

  • Hardship waiver for Gamecocks' Cooper denied by NCAA

    Hardship waiver for Gamecocks' Cooper denied by NCAA

    Thursday, January 25 2018 9:14 PM EST2018-01-26 02:14:17 GMT
    (Source: GamecockWBB/Twitter)(Source: GamecockWBB/Twitter)

    South Carolina fans will have to wait one more season to see Te’a Cooper in action. 

    South Carolina fans will have to wait one more season to see Te’a Cooper in action. 

  • With Kingston at helm, Gamecocks anxious to start season

    With Kingston at helm, Gamecocks anxious to start season

    Thursday, January 25 2018 4:52 PM EST2018-01-25 21:52:34 GMT
    Gamecocks head baseball coach Mark Kingston (Source: WIS)Gamecocks head baseball coach Mark Kingston (Source: WIS)

    As Chris Cullen stood on the concourse along the first base side of Founders Park with reporters, the sophomore simply did his best to contain how anxious he was to get back on the diamond. 

    As Chris Cullen stood on the concourse along the first base side of Founders Park with reporters, the sophomore simply did his best to contain how anxious he was to get back on the diamond. 

  • Jacob Olson's time on the baseball field is in honor of his late cousin, Brody Ruchti

    Jacob Olson's time on the baseball field is in honor of his late cousin, Brody Ruchti

    Thursday, January 25 2018 3:27 PM EST2018-01-25 20:27:04 GMT
    Jacob Olson greeted by his cousin, Brody Ruchti, after returning  from a summer in the Cape Cod League (Photo: Jacob Olson)Jacob Olson greeted by his cousin, Brody Ruchti, after returning from a summer in the Cape Cod League (Photo: Jacob Olson)

    Brody Ruchti’s story is a sad one. Any man would feel his eyes well with tears, and loved ones will be held tighter, family pulled closer. Brody Ruchti wouldn’t want this to be a sad story, at least not without taking something from it. 

    Brody Ruchti’s story is a sad one. Any man would feel his eyes well with tears, and loved ones will be held tighter, family pulled closer. Brody Ruchti wouldn’t want this to be a sad story, at least not without taking something from it. 

  • Gamecocks aim to take next step on softball diamond

    Gamecocks aim to take next step on softball diamond

    Thursday, January 25 2018 3:05 PM EST2018-01-25 20:05:10 GMT
    Gamecocks softball coach Beverly Smith (Source: WIS)Gamecocks softball coach Beverly Smith (Source: WIS)

    After posting a program-best 34 wins and their fifth straight NCAA tournament appearance a year ago, the Gamecocks are now setting their sights on reaching new heights. 

    After posting a program-best 34 wins and their fifth straight NCAA tournament appearance a year ago, the Gamecocks are now setting their sights on reaching new heights. 

  • Two Gamecock greats will likely face each other -- literally -- in Super Bowl LII

    Two Gamecock greats will likely face each other -- literally -- in Super Bowl LII

    Monday, January 22 2018 11:47 AM EST2018-01-22 16:47:35 GMT
    South Carolina's Alshon Jeffery celebrates after making a catch over Georgia during fourth-quarter action in Athens, Ga. on Saturday, Sept. 10, 2011. (Photo by Travis Bell/Sideline Carolina)South Carolina's Alshon Jeffery celebrates after making a catch over Georgia during fourth-quarter action in Athens, Ga. on Saturday, Sept. 10, 2011. (Photo by Travis Bell/Sideline Carolina)

    They were on some of the greatest South Carolina Gamecocks football teams in school history, and now, two former teammates will likely be facing each other -- quite literally -- in the Super Bowl. 

    They were on some of the greatest South Carolina Gamecocks football teams in school history, and now, two former teammates will likely be facing each other -- quite literally -- in the Super Bowl. 

  • Carolina to rely on newcomers in showdown vs. Kentucky

    Carolina to rely on newcomers in showdown vs. Kentucky

    Friday, January 19 2018 6:36 PM EST2018-01-19 23:36:00 GMT
    (Source: WIS)(Source: WIS)

    South Carolina may have won their contest against Vanderbilt, but they had to do so without the services of two more players who were injured during the game in Nashville. 

    South Carolina may have won their contest against Vanderbilt, but they had to do so without the services of two more players who were injured during the game in Nashville. 

  • Former Gamecocks pitching coach gets new role with athletics program

    Former Gamecocks pitching coach gets new role with athletics program

    Friday, January 19 2018 4:51 PM EST2018-01-19 21:51:14 GMT
    (Source: TheBigSpur.com)(Source: TheBigSpur.com)

    Jerry Meyers is back with the Gamecocks.  The former South Carolina pitching coach has been named the new Assistant Director of Athletics Development, according to USC Athletics Director Ray Tanner. 

    Jerry Meyers is back with the Gamecocks.  The former South Carolina pitching coach has been named the new Assistant Director of Athletics Development, according to USC Athletics Director Ray Tanner. 

  • USC pitching coach to take medical leave from program

    USC pitching coach to take medical leave from program

    Saturday, November 4 2017 12:33 AM EDT2017-11-04 04:33:12 GMT
    (Source: TheBigSpur.com)(Source: TheBigSpur.com)

    South Carolina pitching coach Jerry Meyers will be taking an indefinite medical leave of absence from the University of South Carolina. 

    South Carolina pitching coach Jerry Meyers will be taking an indefinite medical leave of absence from the University of South Carolina. 

  • Staley updates status of Wilson, Herbert Harrigan ahead of Vandy game

    Staley updates status of Wilson, Herbert Harrigan ahead of Vandy game

    Wednesday, January 17 2018 4:42 PM EST2018-01-17 21:42:43 GMT
    (Source: TheBigSpur.com)(Source: TheBigSpur.com)

    The injury bug has been fairly present in the South Carolina locker room this season. 

    The injury bug has been fairly present in the South Carolina locker room this season. 

  • Gamecocks drop one spot in AP Top 25

    Gamecocks drop one spot in AP Top 25

    Monday, January 15 2018 3:43 PM EST2018-01-15 20:43:20 GMT
    South Carolina's Alexis Jennings can barely get off a shot between Tennessee's Jaime Nared, left, and Mercedes Russell during second-half action in Columbia, S.C. on Sunday, Jan. 14, 2018. (Travis Bell/SIDELINE CAROLINA)South Carolina's Alexis Jennings can barely get off a shot between Tennessee's Jaime Nared, left, and Mercedes Russell during second-half action in Columbia, S.C. on Sunday, Jan. 14, 2018. (Travis Bell/SIDELINE CAROLINA)

    Despite suffering their third loss of the year, the South Carolina Gamecocks remain in the top 10 of the AP Top 25. 

    Despite suffering their third loss of the year, the South Carolina Gamecocks remain in the top 10 of the AP Top 25. 

  • Wilson honored with jersey retirement at Heathwood Hall

    Wilson honored with jersey retirement at Heathwood Hall

    Friday, January 12 2018 10:47 PM EST2018-01-13 03:47:34 GMT
    (Source: Heathwood Hall Athletics/Twitter)(Source: Heathwood Hall Athletics/Twitter)

    A’ja Wilson was one of three former Heathwood Hall players to have their jerseys retired Friday night. 

    A’ja Wilson was one of three former Heathwood Hall players to have their jerseys retired Friday night. 

  • After stellar season, Gamecocks coach Will Muschamp and his assistants just got new contracts

    After stellar season, Gamecocks coach Will Muschamp and his assistants just got new contracts

    Friday, January 12 2018 11:01 AM EST2018-01-12 16:01:35 GMT
    (Source: WIS)(Source: WIS)

    South Carolina’s Board of Trustees just approved new contracts for head football coach Will Muschamp and his assistants along with strength and conditioning coach Jeff Dillman.

    South Carolina’s Board of Trustees just approved new contracts for head football coach Will Muschamp and his assistants along with strength and conditioning coach Jeff Dillman.

  • Wilson scores 2,000th career point vs. Auburn

    Wilson scores 2,000th career point vs. Auburn

    Friday, January 12 2018 12:23 AM EST2018-01-12 05:23:11 GMT
    (Source: GamecockWBB/Twitter)(Source: GamecockWBB/Twitter)

    South Carolina forward A’ja Wilson has accomplished a lot during her career with the Gamecocks. On Thursday, she added one more milestone. In the first quarter of play, Wilson scored her 2,000th career point at USC. 

    South Carolina forward A’ja Wilson has accomplished a lot during her career with the Gamecocks. On Thursday, she added one more milestone. In the first quarter of play, Wilson scored her 2,000th career point at USC. 

  • Wilson named to Wooden Award midseason watch list

    Wilson named to Wooden Award midseason watch list

    Thursday, January 11 2018 4:11 PM EST2018-01-11 21:11:20 GMT
    South Carolina forward A'ja Wilson (22) drives to the hoop against College of Charleston forward Brianna Boyd (23) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game Tuesday, Dec. 5, 2017, in Columbia, S.C. (AP Photo/Sean Rayford)South Carolina forward A'ja Wilson (22) drives to the hoop against College of Charleston forward Brianna Boyd (23) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game Tuesday, Dec. 5, 2017, in Columbia, S.C. (AP Photo/Sean Rayford)

    Dawn Staley always calls A’ja Wilson "the best player in the country.” On Thursday, the former Heathwood Hall star was listed among the best of the best this season in the Wooden Award midseason watch list. 

    Dawn Staley always calls A’ja Wilson "the best player in the country.” On Thursday, the former Heathwood Hall star was listed among the best of the best this season in the Wooden Award midseason watch list. 

  • Gamecocks land five-star basketball prospect

    Gamecocks land five-star basketball prospect

    Wednesday, January 10 2018 7:32 PM EST2018-01-11 00:32:14 GMT
    La Lumiere School's Brian Bowen #20 in action against Sierra Canyon School during a high school basketball game at the 2017 Hoophall Classic on Monday, January 16, 2017, in Springfield, MA.. (AP Photo/Gregory Payan)La Lumiere School's Brian Bowen #20 in action against Sierra Canyon School during a high school basketball game at the 2017 Hoophall Classic on Monday, January 16, 2017, in Springfield, MA.. (AP Photo/Gregory Payan)

    South Carolina head basketball coach Frank Martin just landed his highest-rated recruit in program history and it will make national news. 

    South Carolina head basketball coach Frank Martin just landed his highest-rated recruit in program history and it will make national news. 

  • Staley, Gamecocks ready to move past loss to Missouri

    Staley, Gamecocks ready to move past loss to Missouri

    Wednesday, January 10 2018 3:08 PM EST2018-01-10 20:08:54 GMT
    South Carolina head coach Dawn Staley, right, is ejected from the game against Missouri after getting a double technical during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game, Sunday, Jan. 7, 2018, in Columbia, Mo. Missouri won 83-74. (AP Photo)South Carolina head coach Dawn Staley, right, is ejected from the game against Missouri after getting a double technical during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game, Sunday, Jan. 7, 2018, in Columbia, Mo. Missouri won 83-74. (AP Photo)

    Although Sunday’s loss was only the second setback for South Carolina, it’s one that didn’t sit well with head coach Dawn Staley and fans who saw the game.

    Although Sunday’s loss was only the second setback for South Carolina, it’s one that didn’t sit well with head coach Dawn Staley and fans who saw the game.

  • Gamecocks legend Connor Shaw is stepping into the world of coaching

    Gamecocks legend Connor Shaw is stepping into the world of coaching

    Tuesday, January 9 2018 6:55 PM EST2018-01-09 23:55:00 GMT
    (Source: WIS)(Source: WIS)

    Former South Carolina Gamecocks quarterback Connor Shaw is becoming a coach, according to a report. 

    Former South Carolina Gamecocks quarterback Connor Shaw is becoming a coach, according to a report. 

  • Limited number of tickets remaining for USC vs. Kentucky game

    Limited number of tickets remaining for USC vs. Kentucky game

    Tuesday, January 9 2018 5:49 PM EST2018-01-09 22:49:09 GMT
    Kentucky head coach John Calipari was ejected from the Wildcats' last meeting with the Gamecocks in 2016 at Colonial Life Arena. (Source: WIS)Kentucky head coach John Calipari was ejected from the Wildcats' last meeting with the Gamecocks in 2016 at Colonial Life Arena. (Source: WIS)

    If you’re hoping to see the Gamecocks take on Kentucky at Colonial Life Arena next week, you may be in luck. 

    If you’re hoping to see the Gamecocks take on Kentucky at Colonial Life Arena next week, you may be in luck. 

  • Gamecocks fall five spots in AP Top 25

    Gamecocks fall five spots in AP Top 25

    Monday, January 8 2018 4:11 PM EST2018-01-08 21:11:18 GMT
    Missouri's Sophie Cunningham, left, and South Carolina's Tyasha Harris compete for a loose ball during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game, Sunday, Jan. 7, 2018, in Columbia, Mo. Missouri won 83-74. (AP Photo/L.G. Patterson)Missouri's Sophie Cunningham, left, and South Carolina's Tyasha Harris compete for a loose ball during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game, Sunday, Jan. 7, 2018, in Columbia, Mo. Missouri won 83-74. (AP Photo/L.G. Patterson)

    Dawn Staley and the South Carolina Gamecocks take a slight tumble in the AP Top 25 this week. After an 83-74 loss to Mizzou, the defending national champions enter this week as the No. 9 team in the country. 

    Dawn Staley and the South Carolina Gamecocks take a slight tumble in the AP Top 25 this week. After an 83-74 loss to Mizzou, the defending national champions enter this week as the No. 9 team in the country. 

  • Former Gamecock soccer star to compete in USA soccer training camp

    Former Gamecock soccer star to compete in USA soccer training camp

    Thursday, January 4 2018 5:25 PM EST2018-01-04 22:25:37 GMT
    (Source: USA Women's Soccer)(Source: USA Women's Soccer)

    Former South Carolina forward Savannah McCaskill has received an invitation to participate in the USA Women’s National Team’s first training camp of the year.

    Former South Carolina forward Savannah McCaskill has received an invitation to participate in the USA Women’s National Team’s first training camp of the year.

  • Jake Bentley has a burning question for Darius Rucker

    Jake Bentley has a burning question for Darius Rucker

    Wednesday, January 3 2018 3:22 PM EST2018-01-03 20:22:28 GMT
    (Source: TheBigSpur.com)(Source: TheBigSpur.com)

    With South Carolina finishing the year with nine wins, Jake Bentley wants to know what Darius Rucker has planned for Gamecock Nation. 

    With South Carolina finishing the year with nine wins, Jake Bentley wants to know what Darius Rucker has planned for Gamecock Nation. 

  • Outback Bowl By the Numbers

    Outback Bowl By the Numbers

    Monday, January 1 2018 8:22 PM EST2018-01-02 01:22:29 GMT
    (Source: TheBigSpur.com)(Source: TheBigSpur.com)

    Here are a few interesting stats from today’s Outback Bowl: 

    Here are a few interesting stats from today’s Outback Bowl: 

  • Carolina rallies in second half to beat Michigan in Outback Bowl

    Carolina rallies in second half to beat Michigan in Outback Bowl

    Monday, January 1 2018 7:28 PM EST2018-01-02 00:28:16 GMT
    South Carolina quarterback Jake Bentley throws a pass against Michigan during the first half of the Outback Bowl NCAA college football game Monday, Jan. 1, 2018, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)South Carolina quarterback Jake Bentley throws a pass against Michigan during the first half of the Outback Bowl NCAA college football game Monday, Jan. 1, 2018, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)

    For Gamecock fans, the outcome of the game looked as gloomy as the weather in Tampa early on. However, South Carolina rallied in the second half posting 23 unanswered points to come away with a 26-19 win over Michigan. 

    For Gamecock fans, the outcome of the game looked as gloomy as the weather in Tampa early on. However, South Carolina rallied in the second half posting 23 unanswered points to come away with a 26-19 win over Michigan. 

  • Michigan K appears to grab self in obscene gesture to Gamecocks' sideline at Outback Bowl

    Michigan K appears to grab self in obscene gesture to Gamecocks' sideline at Outback Bowl

    Monday, January 1 2018 2:36 PM EST2018-01-01 19:36:52 GMT
    (Source: Twitter)(Source: Twitter)

    Apparently, it's en vogue to make a lewd gesture toward the sideline of your opponent these days. 

    Apparently, it's en vogue to make a lewd gesture toward the sideline of your opponent these days. 

  • AHOY, MATEY: Gamecocks unveil pirate-themed uniform ahead of Outback Bowl

    AHOY, MATEY: Gamecocks unveil pirate-themed uniform ahead of Outback Bowl

    Monday, January 1 2018 9:21 AM EST2018-01-01 14:21:27 GMT
    (Source: Twitter)(Source: Twitter)
    The Gamecocks are hoping to raise their own version of the Jolly Roger flag over Tampa with their visit to the Outback Bowl against the Michigan Wolverines.  To celebrate the game being played at the Tampa Bay Buccaneers stadium, which has its own replica pirate ship in the stands, the Gamecocks will wear black and white uniforms.  The university's football Twitter account unveiled the uniforms ahead of the noon game. Hoist the colors! pic.twitter.com/VSauw0GFVV —...
    The Gamecocks are hoping to raise their own version of the Jolly Roger flag over Tampa with their visit to the Outback Bowl against the Michigan Wolverines.  To celebrate the game being played at the Tampa Bay Buccaneers stadium, which has its own replica pirate ship in the stands, the Gamecocks will wear black and white uniforms.  The university's football Twitter account unveiled the uniforms ahead of the noon game. Hoist the colors! pic.twitter.com/VSauw0GFVV —...
  • Three keys to a Carolina win at the Outback Bowl

    Three keys to a Carolina win at the Outback Bowl

    Sunday, December 31 2017 10:22 PM EST2018-01-01 03:22:15 GMT
    South Carolina head coach Will Muschamp talks with this team during second-quarter action in Athens, Ga. on Saturday, Nov. 4, 2017. (Travis Bell/SIDELINE CAROLINA)South Carolina head coach Will Muschamp talks with this team during second-quarter action in Athens, Ga. on Saturday, Nov. 4, 2017. (Travis Bell/SIDELINE CAROLINA)
    Here are three things that South Carolina must do in order to come away with a victory. Play Fast The Gamecocks will have to find a way to keep the Wolverines’ pass rush at bay (no pun intended). With a talented defense that has 103 tackles for loss to their credit, Michigan is quite capable of getting in the backfield. It’ll be up to the Carolina offensive line to give Jake Bentley enough time to get his throws off, but it’s also up to the skill players (wide rec...
    Here are three things that South Carolina must do in order to come away with a victory. Play Fast The Gamecocks will have to find a way to keep the Wolverines’ pass rush at bay (no pun intended). With a talented defense that has 103 tackles for loss to their credit, Michigan is quite capable of getting in the backfield. It’ll be up to the Carolina offensive line to give Jake Bentley enough time to get his throws off, but it’s also up to the skill players (wide rec...
  • Gamecocks set sights on Outback Bowl win over Michigan

    Gamecocks set sights on Outback Bowl win over Michigan

    Sunday, December 31 2017 7:00 PM EST2018-01-01 00:00:14 GMT
    (Source; TheBigSpur.com)(Source; TheBigSpur.com)

    Will Muschamp and the South Carolina Gamecocks enjoyed a lot of success in 2017. However, the Gamecocks are looking for more as they look to kick off 2018 with a bowl win over Michigan. 

    Will Muschamp and the South Carolina Gamecocks enjoyed a lot of success in 2017. However, the Gamecocks are looking for more as they look to kick off 2018 with a bowl win over Michigan. 

  • Gamecocks' Bentley finds comfort with familiar face as QB coach

    Gamecocks' Bentley finds comfort with familiar face as QB coach

    Friday, December 29 2017 11:47 PM EST2017-12-30 04:47:05 GMT
    USC assistant coach Bobby Bentley looks on as son and sophomore quarterback, Jake, runs a drill (Source: TheBigSpur.com)USC assistant coach Bobby Bentley looks on as son and sophomore quarterback, Jake, runs a drill (Source: TheBigSpur.com)
    With Kurt Roper gone, South Carolina quarterback Jake Bentley now has a familiar face working with him to improve his game. Jake’s father and former USC running backs coach Bobby Bentley was given the charge of coaching the Gamecock quarterbacks after Roper was let go earlier this month. For Jake, having his dad help with his technique is something he gets to enjoy once again. “I definitely see him,” Gamecocks tight end Hayden Hurst said. “He’s more rel...
    With Kurt Roper gone, South Carolina quarterback Jake Bentley now has a familiar face working with him to improve his game. Jake’s father and former USC running backs coach Bobby Bentley was given the charge of coaching the Gamecock quarterbacks after Roper was let go earlier this month. For Jake, having his dad help with his technique is something he gets to enjoy once again. “I definitely see him,” Gamecocks tight end Hayden Hurst said. “He’s more rel...
  • Gamecocks, Wolverines spread cheer at Tampa hospital

    Gamecocks, Wolverines spread cheer at Tampa hospital

    Friday, December 29 2017 5:54 PM EST2017-12-29 22:54:41 GMT
    (Sourve: WIS)(Sourve: WIS)

    Players from Michigan and South Carolina visited patients at Tampa General Hospital giving gifts and offering encouragement. 

    Players from Michigan and South Carolina visited patients at Tampa General Hospital giving gifts and offering encouragement. 

  • Felder will return to USC, Martin makes decision on basketball

    Felder will return to USC, Martin makes decision on basketball

    Friday, December 29 2017 10:43 AM EST2017-12-29 15:43:19 GMT
    (Source: TheBigSpur.com)(Source: TheBigSpur.com)

    Frank Martin updated the status of former point guard Rakym Felder on Friday morning. 

    Frank Martin updated the status of former point guard Rakym Felder on Friday morning. 

  • Michigan and South Carolina nearly get into a physical fight

    Michigan and South Carolina nearly get into a physical fight

    Thursday, December 28 2017 8:40 AM EST2017-12-28 13:40:30 GMT
    (Source: Twitter)(Source: Twitter)

    On Monday, Michigan and South Carolina will be in a football fight on the gridiron, but in an organized team activity, the Wolverines and Gamecocks nearly started the fight early. 

    On Monday, Michigan and South Carolina will be in a football fight on the gridiron, but in an organized team activity, the Wolverines and Gamecocks nearly started the fight early. 

  • Gamecocks arrive in Tampa for Outback Bowl

    Gamecocks arrive in Tampa for Outback Bowl

    Tuesday, December 26 2017 6:08 PM EST2017-12-26 23:08:00 GMT
    (Source: WIS)(Source: WIS)

    With the Outback Bowl just days away, the South Carolina Gamecocks arrived in Tampa with Michigan on their minds.

    With the Outback Bowl just days away, the South Carolina Gamecocks arrived in Tampa with Michigan on their minds.

  • Gamecocks sign 20 in early signing period

    Gamecocks sign 20 in early signing period

    Wednesday, December 20 2017 7:16 PM EST2017-12-21 00:16:42 GMT
    (Source: WIS)(Source: WIS)

    Christmas came early for Will Muschamp and the South Carolina Gamecocks. With five days to go before Santa pays a visit to homes all over the world, Carolina came away with 20 new players in the December signing period.

    Christmas came early for Will Muschamp and the South Carolina Gamecocks. With five days to go before Santa pays a visit to homes all over the world, Carolina came away with 20 new players in the December signing period.

  • USC commits recruiting violations, NCAA accepts penalties

    USC commits recruiting violations, NCAA accepts penalties

    Wednesday, December 20 2017 3:09 PM EST2017-12-20 20:09:30 GMT
    South Carolina head coach Will Muschamp rubs his chin as he watches his team play during the second quarter of an NCAA college football game against Missouri Saturday, Sept. 9, 2017, in Columbia, Mo. South Carolina won the game 31-13. (AP Photo)South Carolina head coach Will Muschamp rubs his chin as he watches his team play during the second quarter of an NCAA college football game against Missouri Saturday, Sept. 9, 2017, in Columbia, Mo. South Carolina won the game 31-13. (AP Photo)

    It’s the early National Signing Day for the 2018 class but South Carolina has some recruiting restrictions going forward after two assistant coaches committed NCAA violations.

    It’s the early National Signing Day for the 2018 class but South Carolina has some recruiting restrictions going forward after two assistant coaches committed NCAA violations.

  • Gamecocks remain in top 5 of AP rankings

    Gamecocks remain in top 5 of AP rankings

    Monday, December 18 2017 4:41 PM EST2017-12-18 21:41:31 GMT
    South Carolina's A'ja Wilson, left, and Alexis Jennings force Duke's Madison Treece into a bad pass during second-half action in Columbia, S.C. on Sunday, Dec.3, 2017. (Travis Bell/SIDELINE CAROLINA)South Carolina's A'ja Wilson, left, and Alexis Jennings force Duke's Madison Treece into a bad pass during second-half action in Columbia, S.C. on Sunday, Dec.3, 2017. (Travis Bell/SIDELINE CAROLINA)

    South Carolina remains among the top 5 women's college basketball teams in the country this week.

    South Carolina remains among the top 5 women's college basketball teams in the country this week.

  • Staley now tied for most wins in program history

    Staley now tied for most wins in program history

    Monday, December 18 2017 4:07 PM EST2017-12-18 21:07:45 GMT
    (Source: WIS)(Source: WIS)

    After Sunday’s win over Savannah State, Dawn Staley is now tied for most wins in school history with 231.

    After Sunday’s win over Savannah State, Dawn Staley is now tied for most wins in school history with 231.

  • Former USC players among local boxers preparing for big fight

    Former USC players among local boxers preparing for big fight

    Friday, December 15 2017 12:37 AM EST2017-12-15 05:37:35 GMT
    (Source: WIS)(Source: WIS)

    Former USC players Syvelle Newton and Mike Matulis were among several fighters who have been training for the last two months for Saturday's big fight. 

    Former USC players Syvelle Newton and Mike Matulis were among several fighters who have been training for the last two months for Saturday's big fight. 

  • Gamecocks' Wilson named to USA Basketball National Pool

    Gamecocks' Wilson named to USA Basketball National Pool

    Friday, December 15 2017 12:21 AM EST2017-12-15 05:21:24 GMT
    South Carolina's A'ja Wilson blocks a shot by Clemson's Jaia Alexander during second-half action in Columbia, S.C. on Thursday, Dec. 15, 2016. (Travis Bell/SIDELINE CAROLINA)South Carolina's A'ja Wilson blocks a shot by Clemson's Jaia Alexander during second-half action in Columbia, S.C. on Thursday, Dec. 15, 2016. (Travis Bell/SIDELINE CAROLINA)

    South Carolina senior A’ja Wilson is one of 29 players named to the 2017-20 USA Basketball Women’s National Team pool. 

    South Carolina senior A’ja Wilson is one of 29 players named to the 2017-20 USA Basketball Women’s National Team pool. 

  • Gamecocks LB Moore accepts invite to Senior Bowl

    Gamecocks LB Moore accepts invite to Senior Bowl

    Tuesday, December 12 2017 6:11 PM EST2017-12-12 23:11:55 GMT
    South Carolina's Skai Moore wraps up Kentucky's Benny Snell Jr. during first-quarter action in Columbia, S.C. on Saturday, Sept. 16, 2017. (Photo by Travis Bell/SIDELINE CAROLINA)South Carolina's Skai Moore wraps up Kentucky's Benny Snell Jr. during first-quarter action in Columbia, S.C. on Saturday, Sept. 16, 2017. (Photo by Travis Bell/SIDELINE CAROLINA)

    Skai Moore has accepted an invitation to compete in the 2018 Reese’s Senior Bowl in Mobile, Alabama. 

    Skai Moore has accepted an invitation to compete in the 2018 Reese’s Senior Bowl in Mobile, Alabama. 

  • ESPN previews Outback Bowl with Michigan, Mississippi State

    ESPN previews Outback Bowl with Michigan, Mississippi State

    Tuesday, December 12 2017 4:12 PM EST2017-12-12 21:12:53 GMT
    (Source: sctvman/Twitter)(Source: sctvman/Twitter)

    ESPN recently provided a breakdown of the Outback Bowl with a team that’s not playing in that game. 

    ESPN recently provided a breakdown of the Outback Bowl with a team that’s not playing in that game. 

  • Gamecocks TE Hayden Hurst declares for 2018 NFL Draft

    Gamecocks TE Hayden Hurst declares for 2018 NFL Draft

    Thursday, December 7 2017 2:11 PM EST2017-12-07 19:11:35 GMT
    South Carolina's Hayden Hurst gets loose for a touchdown after making a catch against Arkansas during second-quarter action in Columbia, S.C. on Saturday, Oct. 7, 2017. (Travis Bell/SIDELINE CAROLINA)South Carolina's Hayden Hurst gets loose for a touchdown after making a catch against Arkansas during second-quarter action in Columbia, S.C. on Saturday, Oct. 7, 2017. (Travis Bell/SIDELINE CAROLINA)

    South Carolina TE Hayden Hurst says he's declaring for the 2018 NFL Draft.

    South Carolina TE Hayden Hurst says he's declaring for the 2018 NFL Draft.

  • It's official: USC co-offensive coordinator Kurt Roper let go by football team

    It's official: USC co-offensive coordinator Kurt Roper let go by football team

    Wednesday, December 6 2017 9:35 AM EST2017-12-06 14:35:37 GMT
    (Source: TheBigSpur.com)(Source: TheBigSpur.com)

    Multiple sources have informed WIS that Gamecocks offensive coordinator Kurt Roper will not be retained at South Carolina. 

    Multiple sources have informed WIS that Gamecocks offensive coordinator Kurt Roper will not be retained at South Carolina. 

  • Hurst, Moore selected to first-team All-SEC by coaches

    Hurst, Moore selected to first-team All-SEC by coaches

    Tuesday, December 5 2017 4:30 PM EST2017-12-05 21:30:09 GMT
    Skai Moore (left) and Hayden Hurst (Source: WIS)Skai Moore (left) and Hayden Hurst (Source: WIS)

    Hayden Hurst and Skai Moore continued to pick up postseason conference accolades on Tuesday. Both Gamecocks were named first-team All-SEC selection by the league’s head coaches. 

    Hayden Hurst and Skai Moore continued to pick up postseason conference accolades on Tuesday. Both Gamecocks were named first-team All-SEC selection by the league’s head coaches. 

  • Three Gamecocks garner AP All-SEC honors

    Three Gamecocks garner AP All-SEC honors

    Monday, December 4 2017 4:27 PM EST2017-12-04 21:27:23 GMT
    South Carolina's Hayden Hurst gets loose for a touchdown after making a catch against Arkansas during second-quarter action in Columbia, S.C. on Saturday, Oct. 7, 2017. (Travis Bell/SIDELINE CAROLINA)South Carolina's Hayden Hurst gets loose for a touchdown after making a catch against Arkansas during second-quarter action in Columbia, S.C. on Saturday, Oct. 7, 2017. (Travis Bell/SIDELINE CAROLINA)

    Three South Carolina players made the Associated Press' All-SEC Teams on Monday. 

    Three South Carolina players made the Associated Press' All-SEC Teams on Monday. 

  • South Carolina-Michigan Outback Bowl rematch means we can talk about The Hit again

    South Carolina-Michigan Outback Bowl rematch means we can talk about The Hit again

    Monday, December 4 2017 9:20 AM EST2017-12-04 14:20:53 GMT
    (Source: WIS)(Source: WIS)

    South Carolina will face Michigan in the Outback Bowl, so that gives us permission to talk about the last time the Gamecocks faced the Wolverines in the Bloomin' Onion-friendly bowl.

    South Carolina will face Michigan in the Outback Bowl, so that gives us permission to talk about the last time the Gamecocks faced the Wolverines in the Bloomin' Onion-friendly bowl.

  • Season ends for Gamecocks with national semifinal loss to Stanford

    Season ends for Gamecocks with national semifinal loss to Stanford

    Friday, December 1 2017 7:29 PM EST2017-12-02 00:29:32 GMT
    (Source: GamecocksWSoccer/Twitter)(Source: GamecocksWSoccer/Twitter)

    Two first-half goals by Stanford put an end to the Gamecocks run with a 2-0 loss in the College Cup. 

    Two first-half goals by Stanford put an end to the Gamecocks run with a 2-0 loss in the College Cup. 

  • South Carolina releases 2018 baseball schedule

    South Carolina releases 2018 baseball schedule

    Wednesday, November 29 2017 4:39 PM EST2017-11-29 21:39:07 GMT
    (Source: TheBigSpur.com)(Source: TheBigSpur.com)

    In less than three months, the South Carolina Gamecocks will take the field under the direction of their new head coach Mark Kingston. 

    In less than three months, the South Carolina Gamecocks will take the field under the direction of their new head coach Mark Kingston. 

  • Wilson earns SEC Player of the Week honor for second time this season

    Wilson earns SEC Player of the Week honor for second time this season

    Tuesday, November 28 2017 3:23 PM EST2017-11-28 20:23:03 GMT
    South Carolina's A'ja Wilson (22) waves after her team defeated Rutgers at the Gulf Coast Showcase NCAA college basketball tournament, Friday, Nov. 24, 2017, in Estero, Fla. (AP Photo/Luis M. Alvarez)South Carolina's A'ja Wilson (22) waves after her team defeated Rutgers at the Gulf Coast Showcase NCAA college basketball tournament, Friday, Nov. 24, 2017, in Estero, Fla. (AP Photo/Luis M. Alvarez)

    Thanks in part to a pair of career highs in scoring, A’ja Wilson has been named the SEC Player of the Week for the second time this season.

    Thanks in part to a pair of career highs in scoring, A’ja Wilson has been named the SEC Player of the Week for the second time this season.

  • Gamecocks ready to face Stanford's 'goal-scoring machines'

    Gamecocks ready to face Stanford's 'goal-scoring machines'

    Tuesday, November 28 2017 3:06 PM EST2017-11-28 20:06:38 GMT
    (Source: WIS)(Source: WIS)

    South Carolina faces their toughest challenge yet in stopping Stanford, a team that Gamecocks head coach Shelley Smith calls a "goal scoring machine."

    South Carolina faces their toughest challenge yet in stopping Stanford, a team that Gamecocks head coach Shelley Smith calls a "goal scoring machine."

  • Swinney gets 100th win as Tigers roll over Gamecocks in 34-10 win

    Swinney gets 100th win as Tigers roll over Gamecocks in 34-10 win

    Sunday, November 26 2017 12:55 AM EST2017-11-26 05:55:33 GMT
    Clemson head coach Dabo Swinney runs onto the field before an NCAA college football game Saturday, Nov. 25, 2017, in Columbia, S.C. Clemson defeated South Carolina 34-10. (AP Photo/Sean Rayford)Clemson head coach Dabo Swinney runs onto the field before an NCAA college football game Saturday, Nov. 25, 2017, in Columbia, S.C. Clemson defeated South Carolina 34-10. (AP Photo/Sean Rayford)

    Kelly Bryant’s 272 passing yards and Hunter Renfrow’s two touchdown catches along with Clemson's stifling defense helped the Tigers come away with a 34-10 win over South Carolina for Dabo Swinney’s 100th career win.

    Kelly Bryant’s 272 passing yards and Hunter Renfrow’s two touchdown catches along with Clemson's stifling defense helped the Tigers come away with a 34-10 win over South Carolina for Dabo Swinney’s 100th career win.

  • SEC Nation's hosts just picked who they think will win the Palmetto Bowl

    SEC Nation's hosts just picked who they think will win the Palmetto Bowl

    Saturday, November 25 2017 12:57 PM EST2017-11-25 17:57:51 GMT
    (Source: TheBigSpur.com)(Source: TheBigSpur.com)

    South Carolina and Clemson will meet Saturday night for the last game of the regular season and the hosts of the SEC Network's SEC Nation have made their picks for the annual Palmetto Bowl.

    South Carolina and Clemson will meet Saturday night for the last game of the regular season and the hosts of the SEC Network's SEC Nation have made their picks for the annual Palmetto Bowl.

  • WATCH: Midlands family puts on Carolina, Clemson Christmas light show ahead of big game

    WATCH: Midlands family puts on Carolina, Clemson Christmas light show ahead of big game

    Saturday, November 25 2017 11:38 AM EST2017-11-25 16:38:18 GMT
    (Source: Hite Christmas Lightshow/Facebook)(Source: Hite Christmas Lightshow/Facebook)

    For one Midlands household, there’s no better way to show your true colors than putting on a Gamecock-themed light show.

    For one Midlands household, there’s no better way to show your true colors than putting on a Gamecock-themed light show.

  • Gamecocks defeat Florida for first-ever College Cup berth

    Gamecocks defeat Florida for first-ever College Cup berth

    Saturday, November 25 2017 1:16 AM EST2017-11-25 06:16:08 GMT
    South Carolina celebrates its win over Florida during NCAA tournament action in Columbia, S.C. on Friday, Nov. 24, 2017. (Travis Bell/SIDELINE CAROLINA)South Carolina celebrates its win over Florida during NCAA tournament action in Columbia, S.C. on Friday, Nov. 24, 2017. (Travis Bell/SIDELINE CAROLINA)

    For the first time ever, the South Carolina Gamecocks are headed to the College Cup. 

    For the first time ever, the South Carolina Gamecocks are headed to the College Cup. 

  • Gamecocks gear up for Palmetto Bowl vs. Clemson

    Gamecocks gear up for Palmetto Bowl vs. Clemson

    Saturday, November 25 2017 1:02 AM EST2017-11-25 06:02:12 GMT
    South Carolina's Jake Bentley hands off to A.J. Turner during fourth-quarter action in Columbia, S.C. on Saturday, Nov. 18, 2017. Turner scored a touchdown on the play.(Travis Bell/SIDELINE CAROLINA)South Carolina's Jake Bentley hands off to A.J. Turner during fourth-quarter action in Columbia, S.C. on Saturday, Nov. 18, 2017. Turner scored a touchdown on the play.(Travis Bell/SIDELINE CAROLINA)

    Like last year, the Tigers find themselves in the hunt for a national championship while the Gamecocks will have a chance to spoil those plans. 

    Like last year, the Tigers find themselves in the hunt for a national championship while the Gamecocks will have a chance to spoil those plans. 

  • Clemson, USC fans clash in 'trash talk' ahead of Palmetto Bowl

    Clemson, USC fans clash in 'trash talk' ahead of Palmetto Bowl

    Friday, November 24 2017 6:53 PM EST2017-11-24 23:53:04 GMT
    (Source: WIS)(Source: WIS)

    There's plenty of 'trash talk' to be had in Columbia this rivalry weekend, as the Clemson Tigers travel to play the South Carolina Gamecocks at Williams-Brice Stadium. 

    There's plenty of 'trash talk' to be had in Columbia this rivalry weekend, as the Clemson Tigers travel to play the South Carolina Gamecocks at Williams-Brice Stadium. 

  • Staley, Gamecocks face tough three-day test in Gulf Coast Showcase

    Staley, Gamecocks face tough three-day test in Gulf Coast Showcase

    Wednesday, November 22 2017 2:08 PM EST2017-11-22 19:08:38 GMT
    South Carolina guard Lindsey Spann (11) dribbles the ball against the Wofford defense during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game on Sunday, Nov. 19, 2017 in Columbia, S.C. South Carolina defeated Wofford 94-60. (AP Photo/Sean Rayford)South Carolina guard Lindsey Spann (11) dribbles the ball against the Wofford defense during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game on Sunday, Nov. 19, 2017 in Columbia, S.C. South Carolina defeated Wofford 94-60. (AP Photo/Sean Rayford)

    While many families will be at home enjoying the company of one another this Thanksgiving, Dawn Staley and the Gamecocks will be on a business trip in Florida. 

    While many families will be at home enjoying the company of one another this Thanksgiving, Dawn Staley and the Gamecocks will be on a business trip in Florida. 

  • Gamecocks enter College Football Playoff Top 25, Clemson remains in top 4

    Gamecocks enter College Football Playoff Top 25, Clemson remains in top 4

    Tuesday, November 21 2017 8:56 PM EST2017-11-22 01:56:57 GMT
    (Source: WIS)(Source: WIS)

    South Carolina is now one of the top 25 teams in the College Football Playoff rankings while Clemson remains in the top 4. 

    South Carolina is now one of the top 25 teams in the College Football Playoff rankings while Clemson remains in the top 4. 

  • Gamecocks put 2016 loss to Clemson behind them ahead of rivalry game

    Gamecocks put 2016 loss to Clemson behind them ahead of rivalry game

    Tuesday, November 21 2017 8:46 PM EST2017-11-22 01:46:51 GMT
    South Carolina's Bryan Edwards can't hang on to a pass from Jake Bentley in front of Clemson's Ryan Carter during second-quarter action in Clemson, S.C. on Saturday, Nov. 26, 2016. (Travis Bell/SIDELINE CAROLINA)South Carolina's Bryan Edwards can't hang on to a pass from Jake Bentley in front of Clemson's Ryan Carter during second-quarter action in Clemson, S.C. on Saturday, Nov. 26, 2016. (Travis Bell/SIDELINE CAROLINA)

    Last year's game between South Carolina and Clemson is one that could easily be another reason to fire up the Gamecocks, but it’s not something that Will Muschamp’s players are dwelling on.

    Last year's game between South Carolina and Clemson is one that could easily be another reason to fire up the Gamecocks, but it’s not something that Will Muschamp’s players are dwelling on.

  • South Carolina dusts off after shaky start, pummels Wofford 31-10

    South Carolina dusts off after shaky start, pummels Wofford 31-10

    Saturday, November 18 2017 9:23 PM EST2017-11-19 02:23:55 GMT
    South Caroilna's Jake Bentley celebrates after scoring a touchdown against Wofford during second-quarter action in Columbia, S.C. on Saturday, Nov. 18, 2017. (Travis Bell/SIDELINE CAROLINA)South Caroilna's Jake Bentley celebrates after scoring a touchdown against Wofford during second-quarter action in Columbia, S.C. on Saturday, Nov. 18, 2017. (Travis Bell/SIDELINE CAROLINA)

    South Carolina (8-3, 5-3 SEC) shrugged off a shaky offensive start and took care of the Wofford Terriers (9-2, 7-1 SoCon) at Williams-Brice Stadium. South Carolina started the game with a leaky drive, followed by a punt in Wofford territory. The Terriers quickly answered back with a sustained drive of their own, grinding over seven minutes off the clock after a facemask penalty pushed Wofford past midfield. Wofford was unable to capitalize, though, and cashed in with a field goal. ...

    South Carolina (8-3, 5-3 SEC) shrugged off a shaky offensive start and took care of the Wofford Terriers (9-2, 7-1 SoCon) at Williams-Brice Stadium. South Carolina started the game with a leaky drive, followed by a punt in Wofford territory. The Terriers quickly answered back with a sustained drive of their own, grinding over seven minutes off the clock after a facemask penalty pushed Wofford past midfield. Wofford was unable to capitalize, though, and cashed in with a field goal. ...

  • Gamecocks face tough challenge in Wofford's triple-option offense

    Gamecocks face tough challenge in Wofford's triple-option offense

    Saturday, November 18 2017 12:51 AM EST2017-11-18 05:51:41 GMT
    South Carolina's defense wraps up Florida's Kadarius Toney during second-quarter action in Columbia, S.C. on Saturday, Nov. 11, 2017. (Travis Bell/SIDELINE CAROLINA)South Carolina's defense wraps up Florida's Kadarius Toney during second-quarter action in Columbia, S.C. on Saturday, Nov. 11, 2017. (Travis Bell/SIDELINE CAROLINA)

    With rivalry week just a week away, it would be easy to look past an FCS opponent to prepare for arguably the biggest game of the regular season. However, South Carolina has no plans on making that mistake against Wofford on Senior Day. 

    With rivalry week just a week away, it would be easy to look past an FCS opponent to prepare for arguably the biggest game of the regular season. However, South Carolina has no plans on making that mistake against Wofford on Senior Day. 

  • Dawn Staley defends declining White House visit: 'I'm here concentrating on my team.'

    Dawn Staley defends declining White House visit: 'I'm here concentrating on my team.'

    Friday, November 17 2017 6:13 PM EST2017-11-17 23:13:37 GMT
    Dawn Staley took questions on why her team didn't go to the White House. (Source: WIS)Dawn Staley took questions on why her team didn't go to the White House. (Source: WIS)

    Nearly a week after Dawn Staley and the South Carolina Gamecocks began their 2017-18 season, an invite from the White House finally arrived for the national champions. 

    Nearly a week after Dawn Staley and the South Carolina Gamecocks began their 2017-18 season, an invite from the White House finally arrived for the national champions. 

  • Wilson: "I always want to beat Clemson in anything"

    Wilson: "I always want to beat Clemson in anything"

    Wednesday, November 15 2017 6:43 PM EST2017-11-15 23:43:10 GMT
    South Carolina's A'ja Wilson blocks a shot by Clemson's Jaia Alexander during second-half action in Columbia, S.C. on Thursday, Dec. 15, 2016. (Travis Bell/SIDELINE CAROLINA)South Carolina's A'ja Wilson blocks a shot by Clemson's Jaia Alexander during second-half action in Columbia, S.C. on Thursday, Dec. 15, 2016. (Travis Bell/SIDELINE CAROLINA)

    If there’s one regular season game that’s important to A'ja Wilson, it’s the Gamecocks’ rivalry tilt against Clemson. 

    If there’s one regular season game that’s important to A'ja Wilson, it’s the Gamecocks’ rivalry tilt against Clemson. 

  • Hurst named semifinalist for Mackey Award

    Hurst named semifinalist for Mackey Award

    Tuesday, November 14 2017 12:23 PM EST2017-11-14 17:23:56 GMT
    South Carolina's Hayden Hurst gets loose for a touchdown after making a catch against Arkansas during second-quarter action in Columbia, S.C. on Saturday, Oct. 7, 2017. (Travis Bell/SIDELINE CAROLINA)South Carolina's Hayden Hurst gets loose for a touchdown after making a catch against Arkansas during second-quarter action in Columbia, S.C. on Saturday, Oct. 7, 2017. (Travis Bell/SIDELINE CAROLINA)

    Hayden Hurst is one of eight semifinalists for the Mackey Award, which is given annually to the most outstanding tight end in college football.

    Hayden Hurst is one of eight semifinalists for the Mackey Award, which is given annually to the most outstanding tight end in college football.

  • Former USC star hired as high school head football coach

    Former USC star hired as high school head football coach

    Monday, November 13 2017 6:07 PM EST2017-11-13 23:07:09 GMT
    USC defensive back DeVonte Holloman (21) looks for a block from defensive end Melvin Ingram (6) on Clemson tight end Dwayne Allen (83) after an interception.  (AP Photo/Rich Glickstein)USC defensive back DeVonte Holloman (21) looks for a block from defensive end Melvin Ingram (6) on Clemson tight end Dwayne Allen (83) after an interception. (AP Photo/Rich Glickstein)

    Another former South Carolina Gamecock has landed a position as a high school head football coach. 

    Another former South Carolina Gamecock has landed a position as a high school head football coach. 

  • What We Learned: Florida vs. South Carolina

    What We Learned: Florida vs. South Carolina

    Saturday, November 11 2017 8:08 PM EST2017-11-12 01:08:13 GMT
    (Source: TheBigSpur.com)(Source: TheBigSpur.com)

    Here are three things we learned from the Gamecocks’ 28-20 win over Florida.  

    Here are three things we learned from the Gamecocks’ 28-20 win over Florida.  

  • Gamecocks win ugly battle over Florida 28-20

    Gamecocks win ugly battle over Florida 28-20

    Saturday, November 11 2017 8:07 PM EST2017-11-12 01:07:50 GMT
    South Carolina's Mon Denson breaks away from Florida's Jeawon Taylor during first-quarter action in Columbia, S.C. on Saturday, Nov. 11, 2017. (Travis Bell/SIDELINE CAROLINA)South Carolina's Mon Denson breaks away from Florida's Jeawon Taylor during first-quarter action in Columbia, S.C. on Saturday, Nov. 11, 2017. (Travis Bell/SIDELINE CAROLINA)

    It wasn’t the prettiest of games, but South Carolina will take it. Despite three first-quarter turnovers, the Gamecocks defeated Florida 28-20 thanks to a dominant rushing attack. 

    It wasn’t the prettiest of games, but South Carolina will take it. Despite three first-quarter turnovers, the Gamecocks defeated Florida 28-20 thanks to a dominant rushing attack. 

  • Gamecocks begin final homestand of season with tilt vs. Florida

    Gamecocks begin final homestand of season with tilt vs. Florida

    Saturday, November 11 2017 12:41 AM EST2017-11-11 05:41:29 GMT
    South Carolina's A.J. Turner is wrapped up by Georgia's Roquan Smith during second-quarter action in Athens, Ga. on Saturday, Nov. 4, 2017. (Travis Bell/SIDELINE CAROLINA)South Carolina's A.J. Turner is wrapped up by Georgia's Roquan Smith during second-quarter action in Athens, Ga. on Saturday, Nov. 4, 2017. (Travis Bell/SIDELINE CAROLINA)

    With a loss to top-ranked Georgia now behind them, Will Muschamp and the South Carolina Gamecocks now turn their attention to a Florida squad who has had their share of setbacks this season. 

    With a loss to top-ranked Georgia now behind them, Will Muschamp and the South Carolina Gamecocks now turn their attention to a Florida squad who has had their share of setbacks this season. 

  • USC basketball teams raises Final Four, championship banners before home openers

    USC basketball teams raises Final Four, championship banners before home openers

    Friday, November 10 2017 7:20 PM EST2017-11-11 00:20:57 GMT
    Championship banners! (Source: Emery Glover/WIS)Championship banners! (Source: Emery Glover/WIS)

    The celebration for South Carolina historic hoops run will continue at Colonial Life Arena.

    The celebration for South Carolina historic hoops run will continue at Colonial Life Arena.

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