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Friday, March 25, 2016

Elliott to return to South Carolina's staff

Shawn Elliott will return as South Carolina's offensive line coach under new coach Will Muschamp.

Thursday, March 24, 2016

South Carolina women take on Syracuse

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. - South Carolina's game plan against Syracuse basically comes down to five words. Take care of the ball.
By Eric Olson

Tuesday, March 22, 2016

South Carolina's Wilson is waiting in the wings

South Carolina's A'ja Wilson is eyeing bigger prizes that could make her the best player in the women's game once the transcendent run of UConn star Breanna Stewart wraps up this spring.
By Pete Iacobelli

Monday, March 21, 2016

Jackets rout Gamecocks in NIT

COLUMBIA - Adam Smith made five 3-pointers and scored 21, Marcus Georges-Hunt had 14 points and eight assists and Georgia Tech beat South Carolina 83-66 on Monday night in the second round of the NIT.

NeSmith is applying classroom lessons to help improve game

Matt NeSmith won the Palmetto Intercollegiate in Aiken, then followed it up with co-medalist honors at the General Hackler Championship in Myrtle Beach, S.C.
By John Boyette

Sunday, March 20, 2016

Gamecocks put on a show in home finale

COLUMBIA - South Carolina's Tiffany Mitchell found the perfect way to say goodbye to the huge crowd at Colonial Life Arena - with one last stellar showing in the NCAA Tournament.
By Pete Iacobelli

Friday, March 18, 2016

Gamecocks breeze past Dolphins

COLUMBIA - Alaina Coates had 22 points and 10 rebounds, A'ja Wilson had 15 points and 11 rebounds as No. 1 seed South Carolina ran past first-time NCAA Tournament team Jacksonville 77-41 on Friday ...
By Pete Iacobelli

Thursday, March 17, 2016

Gamecocks' Cobb charged with assault

South Carolina freshman basketball player Eric Cobb was charged with assault Thursday for shooting a BB pellet gun at an occupied car.

Jacksonville coach learns from South Carolina coach

COLUMBIA - Jacksonville coach Yolett McPhee-McCuin would not take no for an answer, not when it came to learning basketball from one of the game's greatest competitors in Dawn Staley.
By Pete Iacobelli

Tuesday, March 15, 2016

South Carolina wins NIT opener

COLUMBIA - Laimonas Chatkevicius scored a career-high 30 points on 15 of 16 shooting, Sindarius Thornwell added 20 points and short-handed South Carolina cruised past High Point 88-66 on Tuesday ...

South Carolina's Wilson is women's player of the year

South Carolina gets to keep The Associated Press Southeastern Conference player of the year award. Only this time, it went to A'ja Wilson.

New South Carolina coach pushes the pace

COLUMBIA - New South Carolina coach Will Muschamp quickly strode onto the practice field Tuesday, and wasted no time in pushing the pace for a Gamecock team filled with question marks.
By Pete Iacobelli

Gamecock women nab No. 1 seed

COLUMBIA- South Carolina's run to a second consecutive Final Four will go through Sioux Falls, South Dakota - and most likely against several familiar foes.

Sunday, March 13, 2016

South Carolina is a top seed in the NIT

South Carolina, Georgia and Georgia Tech were among the 32 teams selected on Sunday to play in the National Invitation Tournament.

Saturday, March 12, 2016

Michaux: Gamecocks must sweat out Selection Sunday

Everything may turn out fine, but the South Carolina men's basketball team and fans should not have slept too comfortably on Selection Sunday Eve.
By Scott Michaux

Dogs beat Gamecocks again, reach semis

NASHVILLE, Tenn. - J.J. Frazier hit 1 of 2 free throws with 2.1 seconds left, and Georgia rallied from an 11-point deficit to beat South Carolina 65-64 Friday night in the Southeastern Conference ...
By Teresa Walker

Friday, March 11, 2016

South Carolina women are anxious to find out their next stop

COLUMBIA - Tiffany Mitchell is ready for her final college break at South Carolina to end.
By Pete Iacobelli

Tuesday, March 8, 2016

SEC Tournament has different feel for Gamecocks

Frank Martin and the third-seeded South Carolina have had to adjust the past few days to being a top seed at the Southeastern Conference Tournament after years in the league's bottom half simply ...
By Pete Iacobelli

Sunday, March 6, 2016

No. 3 South Carolina tops Mississippi St for 2nd SEC title

A'ja Wilson had 19 points and 13 rebounds, her 12th double-double of the season, and the third-ranked Gamecocks handled No. 16 Mississippi State 66-52 on Sunday to win the SEC title for the second ...
By Mark Long

After Schmidt split, Eubanks pitches Clemson to a win

CLEMSON, S.C. - Clemson starter Alex Eubanks pitched like a member of the Schmidt family Sunday, leading the Tigers to a 4-1 victory over South Carolina.
By Pete Iacobelli

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