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(2) USC Back at Practice Saturday Before Battle with (1) UConn

COLUMBIA, S.C. -- The second-ranked USC women's basketball team was back at practice Saturday afternoon preparing for Monday night's tilt with top-ranked UConn. The Huskies and Gamecocks both boast perfect records this season and are a combined 44-0, the only…

UConn Beats ECU, Setting Up Likely 1 vs. 2 Matchup with USC

STORRS, Conn. (AP) Kia Nurse scored a season-high 20 points at top-ranked UConn routed East Carolina 92-46 on Saturday in the Huskies final tuneup before a showdown with No. 2 South Carolina. Breanna Stewart had added 17 points and 10…

Bulldogs Top Coppin State, Move in to Tie for League Lead

ORANGEBURG, SC—The South Carolina State Bulldogs had four players in double-figures with sophomore guard Ed Stephens leading the way, tossing in a team-high 23 points to give the Bulldogs a ,88-83, victory over Coppin State Saturday (Feb.6) at Smith-Hammond-Middleton Memorial…

Carolina's Ron Rivera Wins Coach of Year for 2nd time

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- Ron Rivera has won The Associated Press NFL Coach of the Year award for the second time in three years. Rivera led the Carolina Panthers to an unprecedented third straight NFC South title and two playoff…

Cam Newton Wins NFL Most Valuable Player award

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- Cam Newton has won The Associated Press NFL Most Valuable Player award in a landslide. The Carolina Panthers' All-Pro quarterback, who will lead his team in Sunday's Super Bowl against Denver, received 48 votes from a…

NeSmith Leads Gamecocks at Jones Cup Invitational

SEA ISLAND, Ga. (USC SID) -- Matt NeSmith led a group of four University of South Carolina men’s golfers as the quartet completed the second round of the Jones Cup Invitational on Saturday at Ocean Forest Golf Club. NeSmith shot a…

Clemson Falls to Virginia Tech Saturday

BLACKSBURG, Va. (CU SID) -- Down by double digits in the second half, Clemson staged a last ditch comeback effort and actually led inside the final three minutes before falling 60-57 at Virginia Tech in Cassell Coliseum on Saturday. The…

(25) USC Takes Down (8) Texas A&M, 81-78

COLLEGE STATION, TEXAS (USC SID) -- The No. 25/23 South Carolina men’s basketball team earned its signature win of an already sterling season Saturday afternoon, upsetting No.8 Texas A&M on its home court, 81-78. The win gives Carolina (20-3, 7-3…

ABC Columbia Goes One-on-One with Dawn Staley

COLUMBIA, S.C. -- ABC Columbia's Mike Gillespie went one-on-one with USC head coach Dawn Staley before (2) Carolina's sold out battle with (1) UConn Monday night. Click the video to watch the interview.

Mindaugas Kacinas Previews (8) Texas A&M

COLUMBIA, S.C. -- Click the video to watch USC Forward Mindaugas Kacinas' comments before (25) USC's SEC matchup with (8) Texas A&M Saturday afternoon. The Gamecocks face the Aggies at 4 p.m. on ESPNU.

SC State Hosts Coppin State Saturday

ORANGEBURG, SC (SC St SID) -- The South Carolina State men's basketball team look to keep their winning ways going, when they face a tough Coppin State team Saturday (Jan. 6) at Smith-Hammond-Middleton Memorial Center.  Tipoff is 2 p.m. for…

Clemson in ACC Contest at Virginia Tech Saturday

GAME SETUP CLEMSON (14-8, 7-3 ACC) vs. VIRGINIA TECH (12-11, 4-6 ACC) Date: Saturday, February 6 Tipoff: 4 p.m. ET Arena: Cassell Coliseum (9,847) Radio: CTSN (Tony Castricone-pbp; Tim Bourret-color) TV: RSN (Wes Durham-pbp; Mike Gminski-color) • Clemson is coming off a 76-62 win at…

Both teams have spirited final practices before Super Bowl

STANFORD, Calif. (AP) -- The Denver Broncos and Carolina Panthers wrapped up preparations for Super Bowl 50 with spirited practices Friday with nearly perfect performances from Peyton Manning and Cam Newton. Both quarterbacks missed just one pass against their scout…

2016 Clemson Football Gameday Designations Announced

CLEMSON, S.C. (CU SID) -- Gameday designations for the 2016 football season have been announced, and include Homecoming on Oct. 15. The season opener has been designated as Youth Day and a celebration of the university campaign "Will To Lead"…

Four Gamecocks Open Jones Cup Invitational

SEA ISLAND, Ga. (USC SID) -- Four members of the University of South Carolina golf team are competing at the prestigious Jones Cup Invitational, held at the Ocean Forest Golf Club. Keenan Huskey, Matt NeSmith, Will Starke and Scott Stevens are spending the weekend playing alongside…

Clemson Grad Donates Over $3 Million to CU Athletics

CLEMSON, S.C. -- Clemson Class of 1963 alumnus Joe Swann has been a lifelong supporter of his alma mater, and recently he and his wife Barbara Ann “Bobbi” Swann provided a Cornerstone Gift of $3.3 million to athletics. Pushing his…

Get to Know Clemson's 2016 Commitments

Clemson, SC (USC SID) -- Below is a summary of Clemson’s 2016 signees class that was announced on Wednesday, Feb. 3. Clemson signed 23 players from 10 different states. The 10 different states are the most in a class since…

USC Sells Out Home Game Against (20) Kentucky

COLUMBIA, S.C. (USC SID) -- The South Carolina men’s basketball contest against No. 20/19 Kentucky on Feb. 13 is sold out, the Gamecock Ticket Office announced on Friday. The sellout is the second this season and is the eighth sellout…

Sessions Half Court Shot Makes #1 on SC's Top 10 Plays

COLUMBIA, S.C. -- Khadijah Sessions 70-foot, half court shot at the end of the 3rd quarter Thursday night against Kentucky was the #1 play on SportsCenter's top 10 plays. Click the ESPN link below to watch. https://twitter.com/SportsCenter/status/695487950491140096

Women’s Basketball Game vs. No. 1 UConn Sold Out

COLUMBIA, S.C. (USC SID) -- South Carolina women’s basketball will play in front of its first ever sold out crowd at Colonial Life Arena when the No. 2/2 Gamecocks host No. 1/1 UConn on Monday night, the Gamecock Athletics Ticket…

Dawn Staley Says Tiffany Mitchell Will Be Fine

Two-time SEC player of the year Tiffany Mitchell injured her back in the 2nd quarter of #2 USC's 78-68 win over #18 Kentucky Thursday night at the Colonial Life Arena.  USC coach Dawn Staley said Mitchell was medically cleared to…

Coates & Wilson Lead USC Women Over Kentucky 78-68

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) -- Alaina Coates had 27 points and 13 rebounds as No. 2 South Carolina overcame an injury to star Tiffany Mitchell to defeat No. 18 Kentucky 78-68 Thursday night and head to its showdown with top-ranked Connecticut…

Venables Named Recruiter Of The Year

CLEMSON, S.C. (CAC) -- Clemson defensive coordinator Brent Venables has been named the National Recruiter of the Year by Rivals.com. He was responsible for the recruitment of many of the future Clemson student-athletes in the signees class of 2016. Clemson’s…

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