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Succop Signs With Titans

Veteran kicker Ryan Succop has agreed to a one-year deal with the Tennessee Titans, who chose to go with experience rather than an undrafted rookie. Agent Joel Turner said Monday that the former Gamecock Succop is happy with a "very good opportunity in a fine organization." The Titans announced the move Monday, saying they have waived kicker Travis Coons to create a roster spot. Read more »

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Gamecock Golf Ranked #7

The South Carolina men’s golf team is ranked No. 7 in Golfweek’s preseason countdown of the top 30 Division I programs, Golfweek announced Monday. Read More »

Spurrier says RB Davis doubtful for East Carolina

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — South Carolina coach Steve Spurrier said 1,000-yard rusher Mike Davis was "sort of doubtful" to play against East Carolina this week because of bruised ribs. Read More »

Shaw Signs With Browns Practice Squad

Connor Shaw officially has a job in the NFL. A day after failing to make Cleveland's 53-man roster, Shaw cleared waivers and signed with the Browns practice squad. USC's all-time winningest quarterback played in two games this preseason. The undrafted rookie completed 8 of 9 passes for 123 yards and a 45-yard hail mary touchdown at Washington. Practice squad players make up the scout team during the week and aren't eligible to play in NFL games unless moved to the active 53-man roster. Read More »

No. 9 South Carolina, No. 16 Clemson lose openers

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Maybe it's not too early for some Palmetto panic after No. 9 South Carolina and No. 16 Clemson both were blown out on opening weekend. Read More »

Report:Cleveland Cuts Connor Shaw

According to NFL reporter Aaron Wilson, the Cleveland Browns have cut former Gamecock quarterback Connor Shaw. The undrafted rookie was battling to make the 53-man roster while fellow rookie Johnny Manziel is battling Brian Hoyer for the starting quarterback spot. Another former Steve Spurrier quarterback, Florida's Rex Grossman was added into the mix two weeks into preseason camp after Cleveland cut former Coastal Carolina and Fairfield Central High School standout Tyler Thigpen. Read More »

Staley & Co. Release New Schedule

South Carolina women’s basketball head coach Dawn Staley announced today her team’s 29-game schedule for 2014-15, which features 19 games against teams that participated in a 2014 postseason tournament, including up to 12 against NCAA Tournament participants. The reigning SEC Champions will host 14 games at Colonial Life Arena and will play on the ESPN family of networks at least nine times this season. While SEC contests have traditionally been on Thursdays or Sundays, South Carolina will play one Friday night game – the league opener against Auburn (Jan. 2) – and three Monday night league outings – at Florida (Jan. 19), vs. Texas A&M (Jan. 26) and vs. Tennessee (Feb. 23). Read More »

Spurrier Ridicules New USC Defense

Steve Spurrier isn't a big fan of Carolina football's new 3-4 defense after it gave up 52 points against Texas A&M. Click to watch his postgame comments. Read More »

Lorenzo Ward Postgame Comments

Click to watch comments from USC defensive coordinator Lorenzo Ward after the Gamecocks' 52-28 loss to Texas A&M in the season opener. Read More »

Spurrier Post Texas A&M Loss

Click to watch Steve Spurrier's opening statement following the Gamecocks' 52-28 season opening loss to Texas A&M. Read More »

Kenny Hill Postgame Comments

Click to watch postgame comments from Texas A&M sophomore quarterback Kenny Hill after his Aggies beat the Gamecocks 52-28 in the season opener. Hill broke Johnny Manziel's school record in his first career start throwing for 511 yards. Read More »

Kevin Sumlin Postgame Comments

Click to watch postgame comments from Texas A&M head coach Kevin Sumlin after his Aggies beat the Gamecocks 52-28 in the season opener. Read More »

FINAL: 52-28 Aggies over the Gamecocks

A tough season opener at home Thursday for the Gamecocks. They lost in a shocker to Texas A&M 52-28. Read More »

Kenny Football: Hill surpasses Manziel's mark

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) _ Kenny Hill broke Johnny Manziel's single-game passing record with 511 yards and No. 21 Texas A&M beat No. 9 South Carolina 52-28 on tonight, ending the Gamecocks' 18-game home win streak. Read More »

There are Three Sec Top 25 College Football Games Tonight

Columbia, SC (AP) -There are three top-25 college football games tonight including a match-up of rated teams as number-nine South Carolina takes on number-21 Texas A&M. Read More »

Gamecocks take on Aggies in Season Opener

The University of South Carolina Gamecocks take on the Texas A&M Aggies Thursday night at Williams Brice Stadium. Read More »

USC's Walton Gets Start Over Moore

Tbe South Carolina football team is putting the finishing touches on their game preparations for the 2014 season opener. The No. 9 Gamecocks will host No 21 Texas A&M on Thursday, August 28. Game time is set for 6 p.m. ET at a sold-out Williams-Brice Stadium in Columbia. Following Tuesday’s practice, defensive coordinator Lorenzo Ward said that sophomore Jonathan Walton would get the nod at WILL linebacker over projected starter Skai Moore, although Moore would play early. “You just got to make sure he does what he was supposed to do when you ask him to do something,” said Ward of Moore. “He has to get treatment. He hurt his shoulder a little bit, so he didn’t go to treatment. You don’t go to treatment you don’t play. You got to go to treatment.” Read More »

Holloman Coming Back To Carolina

DeVonte Holloman didn't take long to make his next career move. The former Gamecock will join the USC coaching staff Tuesday as a defensive graduate assistant coach. Tuesday Holloman tweeted, "back to good old Columbia". Earlier this week, USC defensive coordinator Lorenzo Ward mentioned Holloman could join the coaching staff soon. Read More »

Aggies To Add To State House History

COLUMBIA, S.C. (WOLO) -- Steve Spurrier doesn't necessarily like Texas A&M fans gathering at the SC state house Thursday at 12:01 a.m. But the Ball Coach says he'll let the governor worry about that. He's got another ballgame to win. The SC state house has long been the site of many spectacles throughout its history. This week the Aggies plan to add another unique chapter. At Sunday's preview press conference Spurrier was asked about the longstanding A&M tradition of fans gathering the night before a game at home or on the road. Click to watch the story from the ABC Columbia News at 11. Read More »

USC's Man In The Middle Likely Holloman

The South Carolina football team continued preparations for Thursday’s season opener against Texas A&M by working out for two hours at the Bluff Road “Proving Grounds” on Sunday afternoon. Linebackers coach Kirk Botkin said that the competition between T.J. Holloman and Kaiwan Lewis is still tight, with Holloman holding a slight edge. “He has just brought a little more of a physical presence,” said Botkin. “He’s always been really good in pass coverage and has some great ball skills. He’s just been a little bit more physical in his play and a little more consistent. Against spread teams, we like (Holloman) a little better. Kaiwan does a good job too. It’s just a slight lead right now.” Read More »

Spurrier On New Stadium Likeness

It's an addition at Williams-Brice Stadium that's nearly impossible to miss. Unless you're Steve Spurrier. At his weekly press conference Sunday, Steve Spurrier said he hasn't seen the new 85-foot banner that bears his likeness outside of the field where the Gamecocks own the nation's longest home winning streak (18 games). Click to watch Spurrier's response Sunday when he was asked about his new banner. Read More »

USC Women Start Season With Shutout Win

With goals from junior Raina Johnson and sophomore Paige Bendell, No. 14 South Carolina (2-0-0) defeated Samford (0-2-0) 2-0 in the Gamecocks’ home opener on Sunday evening at Stone Stadium. With the victory, the Gamecocks push their home winning streak to 12, the longest in school history. Read More »

South Carolina's Spurrier ready for kickoff

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Steve Spurrier's done with "talking season" and is ready to see No. 9 South Carolina live up to the high expectations it has dealt with since finishing a third straight year with 11 wins. Read More »

Ace Sanders Returns To Jaguars

Former Gamecock Ace Sanders received a resounding ovation during Jacksonville's team meeting Sunday. The receiver got a reality check when he stepped on the football field for the first time in more than a month. Sanders returned from a 31-day leave of absence Sunday and attended practice for the first time since organized team activities in June. Sander spent much of the two-hour session running and riding a stationary bike, trying to get acclimated to the sweltering heat and humidity. "I've got a lot of work to do to get back, but I feel pretty good for the most part," Sanders said. "I've got to get back used to the weather." Read More »

Gamecock Saturday "Sunday night" Special

We're gearing you up for Game day here on ABC COLUMBIA. Join us Sunday night at 7pm for a two hour special on Gamecock football. Exclusive video, coaches interviews and pre season prep. Read More »

Video: New Steve Spurrier Banner

An 85-foot banner of Steve Spurrier was placed on the west side of Williams-Brice Stadium Saturday. Read More »

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