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South Carolina head coach Frank Martin, yells at his players during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against Massachusetts Wednesday, Dec. 4, 2019, in Amherst, Mass.

Nembhard helps Florida roll past South Carolina 81-68

COLUMBIA - When Andrew Nembhard is on his game, Florida usually is, too. The Gators sophomore was certainly on against South Carolina, with 21 points and 10 assists in an 81-68 victory Tuesday night. Nembhard played with poise, flash and a …

South Carolina forward Aliyah Boston (4) chases a rebound with Alabama forward Ashley Knight pursuing during the Gamecocks' 93-78 win on Sunday in Tuscaloosa, Alabama.

No. 4 USC outlasts Alabama behind Boston's double-double

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) - No. 4 South Carolina used a strong fourth quarter to stifled any Alabama comeback bid late on Sunday. Aliyah Boston had 17 points and 12 rebounds to lead the Gamecocks to a 93-78 win over Alabama on Sunday …

South Carolina guard Zia Cooke (1) passes to a teammate during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against Kentucky Thursday, Jan. 2, 2020, in Columbia, S.C.

Freshmen lead No. 4 USC past 13th-ranked Kentucky

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) - South Carolina coach Dawn Staley is trying not to get ahead of herself. As good as her freshmen-powered, fourth-ranked Gamecocks appear to be - and they looked plenty good in a 99-72 win over No. 13 Kentucky on Thursday …

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More could be on the way in Clemson's top recruiting class

The 24 football players signed by Clemson earlier this month added up to the No. 1 recruiting class in the country, thus far, by the national analysts. According to the 247Sports composite ranking, Clemson signed six 5-star recruits and 11 …

South Carolina head coach Frank Martin calls a play during an NCAA college basketball game against Virginia in Charlottesville, Va., Sunday, Dec. 22, 2019. (AP Photo/Andrew Shurtleff)

Jones' 18 leads Stetson to 63-56 upset of South Carolina

By PETE IACOBELLI The Associated Press COLUMBIA - Christiaan Jones scored 18 points in his homecoming as Stetson beat a Southeastern Conference school for the first time since 2004 with a 63-56 victory over South Carolina on Monday. The …

Sumter High School's O'Donnell Fortune, seated in the center, is surrounded by family and friends as he signed to play college football with South Carolina on Wednesday in a ceremony in Spartanburg. Fortune is in Spartanburg this week preparing to play in Saturday's Shrine Bowl.

Sumter High defensive back O'Donnell Fortune signs to play football at USC

Sumter High School defensive back O'Donnell Fortune dreamt of this day his whole life, and on Wednesday his dream became a reality when he officially became a member of the University of South Carolina Gamecocks. Fortune committed to USC back in …

South Carolina guard Destanni Henderson (3) attempts a shot against Purdue guard Tamara Farquhar, left, during the Gamecocks' 85-49 win on Sunday in Columbia.

No. 5 South Carolina starts fast in an 85-49 win over Purdue

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) - South Carolina coach Dawn Staley has a different approach to practice and it looks like it's working for the fifth-ranked Gamecocks. Staley said last year's group needed more film study and targeted drills at workouts. This …

South Carolina's AJ Lawson speaks during the Southeastern Conference NCAA college basketball media day, Wednesday, Oct. 16, 2019, in Birmingham, Ala.

Lawson's 20 leads USC to 67-54 win at Clemson

CLEMSON, S.C. (AP) - AJ Lawson believes South Carolina lived up to its promise on the court against rival Clemson. The Gamecocks expected to be deep and talented with Lawson, the 6-foot-6 sophomore with an NBA future, leading the way. But …

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Hammond's Burch to reveal school choice with early signing period upcoming

The early national football signing period is Wednesday through Friday, and the plans of defensive end Jordan Burch of Hammond School in Columbia will finally be learned. Burch and his family orchestrated one of the most secretive recruiting …

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Running back White announces commitment to USC

Running back ZaQuandre White (6-feet-2-inches, 205 pounds) of Iowa Western Junior College in Council Bluffs announced on his Instagram page on Thursday that he is committed to the university of South Carolina. However, there's been no corresponding …

South Carolina quarterback Jake Bentley

Gamecock quarterback Bentley announces intention to transfer

Jake Bentley's time as a football player at the University of South Carolina officially came to an end on Monday. Bentley, a 3-year starter at quarterback who was lost for the season in the Gamecocks' season opener this year, announced via social …

South Carolina running Rico Dowdle, center, carries the ball against No. 3 Clemson during USC's 38-3 loss to the Tigers on Saturday.

Gamecocks optimistic for the future despite disappointing season

COLUMBIA -- Frustrating. That’s the most common term used around the South Carolina football team this season, as it stumbled to a 4-8 finish with Saturday’s 38-3 loss to rival and No. …

Clemson running back Travis Etienne (9) carries the ball during the Tigers' 38-3 win over South Carolina on Saturday. Etienne scored twice in the victory.

Business as usual: No. 3 Clemson rolls past Gamecocks

COLUMBIA – There wasn’t much excitement at Williams-Brice Stadium on Saturday in the Palmetto Bowl between South Carolina and Clemson. It was a status quo day all the way around. The …

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USC in the hunt for WR Bell

One of South Carolina's primary recruiting targets for the 2020 football signing class is wide receiver/tight end Jaheim Bell (6-feet-3-inches, 204 pounds) of Valdosta, Ga. The multi-positional Bell has been off the recruiting radar for much of the …

South Carolina running back Tavien Feaster has a fresh perspective  on the rivalry game between the Gamecocks and Clemson  this season, as the USC runner spent his first three seasons at Clemson.

Rare view: Ex-Tiger Feaster now on South Carolina sideline

COLUMBIA - Tavien Feaster has plenty experience in the Clemson-South Carolina rivalry, just not with this perspective. Feaster won two national titles as backup runner for the third-ranked Tigers (11-0; No. 3 College Football Payoff) the previous …