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USC’s Staley, Wilson lead Team USA to Pan-Am gold

South Carolina forward A’ja Wilson broke the USA Basketball record for points scored in a FIBA U19 World Championship game as her 30 powered the Americans past Russian 78-70 at the Sports Palace Olympiskyi on Sunday. The United States needed runs late in both halves to hold off the host Russians as head coach Dawn Staley steered USA Basketball to its sixth-straight gold medal at the event.... 

Spurrier fires back at critics who say he’s past his prime

South Carolina football coach Steve Spurrier lashed out at his critics who say the game has passed him by and he should retire at the age of 70. Spurrier referred to them his “enemies” at a news conference on Wednesday, adding that he still has plenty left in the tank to coach the Gamecocks. “I got some enemies out there, I got some guys talking and writing and it’s all... 

Gamecocks picked to finish in middle of SEC East pack

South Carolina was picked to finish fourth in the seven-team SEC Eastern Division in the annual preseason media poll taken at SEC Media Days on Thursday. Coming off a 7-6 campaign, the Gamecocks were picked to finish behind Georgia, Tennessee and Missouri, and ahead of Florida, Kentucky and Vanderbilt. South Carolina received only one first-place vote in the division and earned no votes for overall... 

Spurrier, 70, back to talking smack at SEC Media Days

If South Carolina football coach Steve Spurrier is considering retirement, you couldn’t tell it from his tone Tuesday morning at SEC Media Days in Hoover, AL. Not only did Spurrier deny reports of his impending retirement, he also showed flashes of his former days at Florida, where he developed a reputation for taking shots at SEC rivals. “There are two people running for president,... 

Gamecocks’ Cooper makes Hornung Award Watch List

South Carolina junior wide receiver Pharoh Cooper has been named to the 2015 Paul Hornung Award Watch List. Cooper is coming off a breakout season in which he earned first-team All-SEC honors. In his career, Cooper has rushed for 402 yards, tallied 107 passing yards, and had 1,190 receiving yards, 359 kickoff return yards and 115 punt return yards in 24 games that includes 13 starts. Cooper has... 

Lady Chants get first-ever shot at Lady Gamecocks

The Coastal Carolina University women’s program will face in-state power South Carolina this season for the first time in the history of the program. The Lady Chanticleers, who had a bit of a breakthrough season in 2014 with an 11-8-2 record, will travel to Columbia to face the Lady Gamecocks at Stone Stadium on Aug. 30. The Lady Gamecocks face a tough week against in-state foes, visiting... 

South Carolina ousted from Final Four by Fighting Irish

After trailing by as many as 12 points in the second half, an effort led by senior Aleighsa Welch willed No. 3/4 South Carolina back into the game. But No. 2/2 Notre Dame grabbed the lead with just 16 seconds to go, and the Gamecocks’ final shot was off the mark in a 66-65 decision in the national semifinals at Amalie Arena. South Carolina struggled to find the basket out of the gate. Even... 

NeSmith leads Gamecocks; Dorn co-medalist at Hootie

For the second time in his career, Coastal Carolina’s Andrew Dorn was co-medalist as the senior finished in a three-way tie for first at the Hootie @ Bulls Bay Intercollegiate, played at Bulls Bay Golf Club (par 72, 7,364 yards). Dorn was the clubhouse leader as 18th-ranked Gavin Green (New Mexico) and 43rd-ranked Matthew NeSmith (South Carolina) each birdied the final hole to force the playoff.... 

Lady Gamecocks top FSU, punch ticket for Final Four

South Carolina advanced to its first Final Four with an 80-74 comeback win over No. 7/7 Florida State at the Greensboro Coliseum on Sunday afternoon. Tiffany Mitchell put the Gamecocks (34-2) ahead for good with seven straight points, and Asia Dozier drained four pressure-packed free throws to hold off the Seminoles down the stretch. Mitchell led South Carolina with 21 points, tying her highest... 

Lady Gamecocks rally past Lady Tar Heels into Elite 8

Junior Tiffany Mitchell hit a layup with 3.5 seconds on the clock, capping a furious final 90 seconds to deliver a 67-65 win over No. 15/12 North Carolina and send No. 3/4 South Carolina to the Elite Eight for just the second time in program history. Contributions came from a variety of sources, but three were in the deciding moment. Senior Olivia Gaines and sophomore Alaina Coates hit big shots... 
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