USC Football

Big weekend in Columbia translates to big boost in tourism

COLUMBIA, S.C. (WOLO) –Columbia has been a hot-spot this week, from concerts to game day. The Capital city is the place to be in all of the Palmetto State. With Hootie and the Blowfish in the midst of a three-day set and the Gamecocks squaring off against Alabama on the gridiron Saturday, many visitors are set to swing by the…

UofSC Social Media Lab: Who dominates Gamecocks or Democratic Presidential Candidates?

COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO)– What’s a hotter topic on social media in South Carolina? Gamecock football or politics? It’s the Gamecocks, and its not even close. Researchers at the University of South Carolina Social Media Insights lab examined more than 123,000 online conversations to find out which is garnering the most discussion among social media users in the Palmetto state. They…

Rivalry Weekend is here: USC and Clemson fans are ready

COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO)– It’s rivalry week in the Palmetto State as Carolina and Clemson fans gear up for the Palmetto Bowl Saturday night. The University of South Carolina kicked things off Monday with a pep rally at the annual Tiger Burn. The tradition dates back more than a century. Clemson fans marked rivalry week with Cocky’s funeral, Friday evening in…

Gamecocks going with all black uniforms against Texas A&M

COLUMBIA, S.C. (WOLO) — USC released its uniform combination for Saturday’s game against No. 22 Texas A&M. The Gamecocks will wear all black with white helmets. The announcement was made on social media. Battle Armor ???? pic.twitter.com/z845U5r6lI — Gamecock Football (@GamecockFB) October 11, 2018 USC will try to end a four-game skid to the Aggies when it hosts Texas A&M at…