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Gamecocks seniors out in style in win over Jags

A stout defensive performance from South Carolina (6-5) would more than make up for its five turnovers, as it held South Alabama (6-5) to just 289 yards of offense and forced five turnovers of its own in a 37-12 win Saturday afternoon. It was senior day at Williams-Brice Stadium, and the class shined in its final game in front of the home fans. After the teams traded field goals on the opening drives... 

Lady Gamecocks put record beating on rival Clemson

No. 2/3 South Carolina used defense to get its offense going early in a 99-41 win over Clemson at Colonial Life Arena in front of 11,012 fans tonight. The Gamecocks (2-0) hit 8-of-15 from 3-point range to help loosen the interior defense, which led to 46 points in the paint, in the most lop-sided victory in the history of the in-state rivalry. Six Gamecocks scored in double figures, led by A’ja... 

Gamecocks use comeback magic to beat Gators in OT

After enduring so many heartaches for the season, it would be South Carolina (5-5, 3-5 SEC) that would play the role of spoiler Saturday afternoon, beating the Florida Gators (5-4, 4-4 SEC) 23-20 in overtime. Dylan Thompson would keep it on a read option from four yards out to shock The Swamp and send the Gamecocks home a winner. With under three minutes to play in the game, South Carolina was faced... 

South Carolina basketball: What to expect this season

South Carolina basketball fans have plenty of reason to be optimistic about the upcoming season in what will be Frank Martin’s best team since arriving in Columbia. And that optimism has nothing to do with five-star shooting guard Perry Dozier’s commitment to the Gamecocks yesterday. Due to injuries this offseason, Martin will have just 10 scholarship players (and just one senior) at his... 

Lattimore calls is a career, returns to USC for degree

Former South Carolina standout and San Francisco 49ers running back Marcus Lattimore announced his retirement Wednesday, five days after experiencing soreness in his surgically-repaired right knee. “After prayer and careful consideration, I have decided it’s time to end my professional football career,” Lattimore said in a statement. “I have given my heart and soul to the game... 

Gamecocks blow another late lead in OT loss to Vols

Despite a career night from sophomore wide receiver Pharoh Cooper, South Carolina fell to Tennessee, 45-42, at Williams-Brice Stadium on Saturday night. On first-and-10 and the Gamecocks on their own 34-yard line, junior tailback Mike Davis flipped the field after catching a short pass in the flat and took it for a 34-yard gain down to the Vols’ 32. After a 15-yard pass to Cooper, the Gamecocks... 

Gamecocks fall Hail Mary short of upsetting Auburn

South Carolina went into Jordan-Hare Stadium and pushed No. 4 Auburn to the brink in a shootout, but ultimately came up short, falling 42-35, as redshirt senior quarterback Dylan Thompson tied a school record with five touchdown passes and threw for 402 yards. The Gamecocks got off to a quick start after electing to receive to start the game. On their second play, junior tailback Mike Davis busted... 

Gamecocks steamroll over Furman for much-needed win

South Carolina’s ground attack produced 267 yards and three touchdowns on the day as the Gamecocks defeated Furman 41-10 on Homecoming this afternoon at Williams-Brice Stadium. Redshirt senior quarterback Dylan Thompson opened up the game by going four-of-five on Carolina’s opening drive, culminating in a 15-yard fade route to junior wide receiver Shaq Roland in the back of the end zone.... 

MB’s Arambula beats clock, FIU with his second score

With just three seconds left to play, South Carolina (6-5, 1-2 C-USA) got its fifth and final goal to capture a 5-4 win at FIU (3-6-1, 0-3 C-USA) in a wild finish. With the 10-second countdown on, the Gamecocks played one last ball into the box, and junior Ryan Arambula got the rebound on the back post and scored it for the victory after redshirt freshman Mikkel Knudsen’s shot was stopped. Arambula,... 

Wildcats score three straight TDs to rally past Gamecocks

In a game that saw multiple momentum swings at Commonwealth Stadium, South Carolina fell 45-38 to Kentucky as the Wildcats scored 21 unanswered points during the final eight-plus minutes. Defensive end Alvin Dupree gave Kentucky the lead with under three minutes remaining in the game with a six-yard interception return for a touchdown. Carolina opened the game with the ball and proceeded to use a punishing... 
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