The Gamecocks advance to play No. 24 NC State on Sat., May 8, at 1 p.m. at Carolina Tennis Center.
South Carolina near shifts its focus to the NCAA Regional in Louisville. Play in the bluegrass state is set to begin on Monday.
The two teams will play on Wednesday afternoon (May 5) at 4 p.m. Tickets for tonight’s game will be good for tomorrow’s contest.
Following the draft, three players agreed to Undrafted Free Agent contracts, according to media reports.
Will Sanders started the game for the Garnet and Black, allowing four runs and five hits in two-plus innings of work with two strikeouts.
The loss moves Carolina to 4-5-1 all time in the second round of the NCAA Tournament.
Mukuamu is the 31st Gamecock defensive back selected in the NFL Draft and the 16th since 2002.
Brannon Jordan was tagged with the loss for Carolina, striking out four and allowing four hits and four runs with four walks in five innings.
Smith becomes the third Gamecock selected in the 2021 NFL Draft and the second taken by the Panthers, joining first-round pick cornerback Jaycee Horn in Charlotte.
Jones is the highest Gamecock linebacker drafted since John Abraham was selected with the 13th overall pick in the first round by the New York Jets in 2000.