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Thursday, July 24, 2014

Spurrier says Gamecocks are 'close' to being a title team

South Carolina's Steve Spurrier always considered the Gamecocks were a long-term project, even if some on the outside of the program saw it was just a quick lay-over for the national championship ...

Tuesday, July 22, 2014

Former Gamecock facing four-game NFL suspension

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - Jacksonville Jaguars receiverAce Sanders said Tuesday night "personal issues" will keep him away from the team when training camp opens.

Martin embarks on community outreach to increase ticket sales

COLUMBIA - South Carolina basketball coach Frank Martin has beefed up the Gamecocks' schedule, and now he hopes to improve the team's attendance.

Friday, July 18, 2014

Returning Gamecocks confident of 'another big season'

South Carolina players say the success will continue despite loss of stars like Jadeveon Clowney and Connor Shaw.
By Pete Iacobelli

Thursday, July 17, 2014

USC picked to win SEC East

South Carolina has been picked as the favorite to win the 2014 Southeastern Conference Eastern Division title, according to the media attending the annual SEC Media Days in Birmingham.

Tuesday, July 15, 2014

Spurrier, South Carolina trying to take next step

Steve Spurrier and South Carolina still chasing that elusive SEC title after string of 11-2 seasons.
By John Zenor

Saturday, July 12, 2014

Ellington keeping his focus on football

MONCKS CORNER, S.C. - Gone are the days when Bruce Ellington would rush from a basketball workout with South Carolina teammates to a football meeting room to learn the complex schemes of coach ...
By Pete Iacobelli

Thursday, July 10, 2014

Strong South Carolina recruiting class eager to make impact

COLUMBIA - A'ja Wilson is South Carolina's most-talked about newcomer on the women's basketball team this fall and she's part of the country's No. 2 signing class, but coach Dawn Staley brought in ...
By Pete Iacobelli

Wednesday, July 9, 2014

South Carolina QB says hype is not earned yet

COLUMBIA - Dylan Thompson doesn't believe he's done much to show he's South Carolina's starting quarterback, even if he's given the Gamecocks several special moments during his time as backup.
By Pete Iacobelli

Wednesday, July 2, 2014

Martin likes South Carolina's improved work ethic

COLUMBIA - South Carolina coach Frank Martin knows his players have a much better understanding of what it will take to end five consecutive losing seasons because he's seen the change in ...
By Pete Iacobelli

Monday, June 2, 2014

Gamecocks, Tigers make early exits

COLUMBIA - The college baseball season is over for the Palmetto State's powerhouse programs - and much earlier than many expected.
By Pete Iacobelli

Sunday, June 1, 2014

Terps oust Gamecocks from tournament

COLUMBIA - Blake Schmit drove in three runs as Maryland beat South Carolina for a second consecutive time, a 10-1 victory Sunday night to win the NCAA Tournament's Columbia Regional.

Saturday, May 31, 2014

Terps end Gamecocks' NCAA home winning streak

COLUMBIA - Charlie White had two hits and scored twice as Maryland ended South Carolina's 28-game NCAA Tournament home winning streak and took control of the Columbia regional with a 4-3 victory ...

Thursday, May 29, 2014

Gamecocks coach downplays past NCAA Tournament success

COLUMBIA - South Carolina coach Chad Holbrook knows his team's 27-game NCAA Tournament winning streak at home comforts supporters and throws a big scare into postseason team headed to Carolina ...
By Pete Iacobelli

Monday, May 26, 2014

Clemson among field of 64 looking to get back to Omaha

Clemson coach Jack Leggett said it was a "sleepless night" as his team awaited its fate for the NCAA baseball tournament. Leggett and his Tigers can rest easy. They're in.

Thursday, May 22, 2014

Gators eliminate Gamecocks

HOOVER, Ala. - Casey Turgeon had three hits and drove in a pair of runs to lead top-seeded Florida to a 7-2 win over South Carolina Thursday in an elimination game of the Southeastern Conference ...

Thursday, May 15, 2014

Spurrier says Gamecocks have chance to continue success

COLUMBIA - Steve Spurrier believes the South Carolina Gamecocks have more success ahead, even without recent No. 1 NFL Draft pick Jadeveon Clowney.
By Pete Iacobelli

Wednesday, April 30, 2014

SEC coaches differ on new schedule

Louisiana State coach Les Miles isn't happy with the Southeastern Conference's recent decision to stick with the same eight-game league schedule.

Strong faith guides Gamecocks baseball coach

NORTH AUGUSTA - Life occurrences work together as part of God's plans, was the theme as South Carolina baseball coach Chad Holbrook spoke Wednesday at the annual Mayor's Prayer Luncheon.
By Nikasha Dicks

Saturday, April 26, 2014

Clowney says he's ready to get to work

COLUMBIA - Despite questions galore about his work ethic, Jadeveon Clowney is poised to bring the whole package to the NFL in May's draft.
By Pete Iacobelli
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