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Gamecocks Welcome Volunteers To Town

COLUMBIA, S.C. (USC SID) -- South Carolina (25-5, 7-2 SEC) returns to SEC action on Friday night as the Gamecocks begin a three-game series with Tennessee (18-11, 3-6 SEC). First pitch for the opener in 7 p.m. Game two on…

Tigers Head To Duke For Weekend Series

DURHAM, N.C. (CAC) -- The Tigers travel to Durham, N.C., to take on Duke in a three-game series at Jack Coombs Field this weekend.   SERIES SETUP • Who - Clemson (22-7, 7-5 ACC) vs. Duke (15-14, 4-8 ACC) • Rankings - CU…

WATCH: RiverDogs Come Back, Spoil Fireflies Opener

The Columbia Fireflies got off to a great start in its franchise opener Thursday night in Charleston.  The finish just needs a little work. The new South Atlantic League single A affiliate of the New York Mets took a 4-1…

Mack Brown Visits USC Practice

COLUMBIA, S.C. (USC SID) -- The University of South Carolina football team made a change to its routine on Thursday as it held practice number 13 of the spring in the Jerri and Steve Spurrier Indoor Facility. Former Tulane, North…

Huskey Earns SEC Weekly Honor

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (USC SID) -- University of South Carolina Men’s Golf sophomore Keenan Huskey was named Southeastern Conference Golfer of the Week, the league announced on Wednesday. The weekly award is the first of Huskey’s Gamecock career. Huskey won the award after…

Bentley To Skip Senior Season, Join Gamecocks This Summer

COLUMBIA, S.C. (USC SID) -- Will Muschamp's current first-team Gamecock quarterback was scheduled to still be in high school this spring.  This summer he'll add another four-star QB scheduled to still be in high school. Wednesday Jake Bentley, son of…

Four Gamecocks Earn All-SEC Honors

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (USC SID) -- Four members of the University of South Carolina Swimming & Diving team were named to the All-Southeastern Conference Swimming & Diving Team, the league office announced on Wednesday. Gamecocks Akaram Mahmoud, Allyson Nied, Tomas Peribonio and Nils Wich-Glasen each earned spots…

State House Recognizes National Student-Athlete Day

  COLUMBIA, S.C. (USC SID) -- Student-Athletes from intercollegiate athletics departments around the State of South Carolina convened on the South Carolina State House Wednesday to take part in a recognition of National Student-Athlete Day. National Student-Athlete Day was created…

USC Adds Young Alumni Season Ticket Plan

COLUMBIA, S.C. (USC SID) -- The University of South Carolina athletics department is proud to announce a new football season ticket program for recent USC grads, it announced today. Individuals who graduated from the University of South Carolina (all campuses)…

Gamecocks Get By Coastal 4-2

COLUMBIA, S.C. (USC SID) -- Junior right-hander Taylor Widener worked five-plus inning to earn his first win of the season and combined with three relievers to limit 20th-ranked Coastal Carolina to five hits as sixth-ranked South Carolina earned a 4-2…

Clemson Comes Back For 11-6 Win At Georgia

ATHENS, GA. (CAC) -- Jordan Greene scored the go-ahead run in the ninth inning on an error and the Tigers added four insurance runs in the frame as No. 16 Clemson rallied for an 11-6 win over Georgia at Foley…

USC Assistants See Spring Football Improvement

COLUMBIA, S.C. (USC SID) -- The University of South Carolina football team began its final week of spring drills, as they worked out at the new practice fields for their 12th practice of the spring on Tuesday afternoon. “We’re getting…

Gamecocks Win Hootie At Bulls Bay Again

AWENDAW, S.C. (USC SID) -- The University of South Carolina Men’s Golf team was victorious again on Tuesday as they defended their tournament title at the Hootie at Bulls Bay Intercollegiate. The Gamecocks won by 15 strokes with a score of…

Masters First And Second Round Tee Times

Here are the tee times for Rounds 1 and 2 of the Masters Tournament at Augusta National Golf Club: Round 1 All times ET 8:20 a.m.: Jim Herman, Steven Bowditch 8:31 a.m.: Trevor Immelman, Robert Streb, Derek Bard (a) 8:42…

Columbia Native Jenkins Beats Buzzer To Win Title

COLUMBIA, S.C. (WOLO) -- When they were 11-year-olds, Brice Johnson and Kris Jenkins played on the same AAU team in South Carolina. Monday night, the Palmetto State pair shared the spotlight in the national championship. Johnson, a senior forward from…

Johnson Focused on Masters, Using Last Year as Motivation

AUGUSTA, GA -- It was a picture-perfect Monday afternoon at the Masters with clear skies and a high in the 70's. Dustin Johnson, less than 24 hours removed from finishing 3rd at the Houston Open, walked out on the range,…

Martin "Ecstatic" About Contract Extension

COLUMBIA, S.C. (WOLO) -- Frank Martin admits he had no idea the off-the-court challenges he faced four years ago taking over the South Carolina basketball program.  Coming off the school's winningest regular season ever, Martin says he can't wait to…

Gregory And Cobb Off USC Basketball Team

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) -- Suspended South Carolina players Jamall Gregory and Eric Cobb have been dismissed from the Gamecocks men's basketball program. Coach Frank Martin said Monday announced the decision on Monday. The reserves had been arrested in March and…

Beer Named National Hitter Of The Month

CLEMSON, S.C. (CAC) -- Freshman outfielder Seth Beer (Suwanee, Ga.) was named national hitter-of-the-month for March by National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association (NCBWA) on Monday. Beer hit .431 (25-for-58) while hitting safely in all 17 games during the month. Beer also…

Schmidt Named National Co-Pitcher Of The Month

COLUMBIA, S.C. (USC SID) -- South Carolina sophomore right-handed pitcher Clarke Schmidt was named National Co-Pitcher of the Month for March as announced by the National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association (NCBWA) on Monday.  Schmidt won four games last month and…

Webb Named SEC Freshman Of The Week Again

COLUMBIA, S.C. (USC SID) -- South Carolina freshman right-handed pitcher Braden Webb has been named SEC Freshman of the Week for the second consecutive week.  Webb struck out 11 batters in eight scoreless innings and limited third ranked Vanderbilt to…

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