Gamecocks Weekend Recap


By Kyle Dauberman

COLUMBIA, S.C. (WOLO) -- The Gamecocks men's and women's basketball teams both came up victorious this weekend against Arkansas. The men outpaced the Razorbacks to a 75-54 win on Saturday afternoon at the Colonial Life Arena, while the women defeated Arkansas 43-40 on Sunday afternoon. Here are some stats from those two games.

The men's team was paced by 20 points from Brian Richardson off the bench. Richardson also added six rebounds and two assists. Bruce Ellington added 14 points, a team high 4 assists and 4 rebounds.

Freshman Laimonas Chatkevicius lead the team with seven rebounds and added 8 points for the Gamecocks.

The women's team was lead by Ashley Bruner with 11 points, 7 rebounds, and 5 steals. Ieasia Walker added seven points, five steals, and three assists for the Gamecocks.

The men's next game is Wednesday January 30th at 8 p.m. at Florida.

The women's next game is Sunday February 3rd at 3 p.m. versus Auburn.

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