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South Carolina guard Destiny Littleton (11) watches a shot fall during the Gamecocks 76-65 win over Georgia Tech in the Sweet Sixteen round of the women's NCAA tournament at the Alamodome in San Antonio on Sunday.

South Carolina back in Elite Eight after 76-65 win over Georgia Tech

SAN ANTONIO — Zia Cooke scored 17 points to lead top-seed South Carolina to a 76-65 win over fifth-seeded Georgia Tech on Sunday and reach the Elite Eight. It's the third time in the past …

Post players like South Carolina forward Aliyah Boston, right, have made a major impact so far in the women's NCAA Tournament.

Post players having big impact on women's NCAA Tournament

Post players are having a big impact on the women's NCAA Tournament. Teams that have reached the Sweet 16 teams are getting major contributions from their "Bigs." The impressive list includes: - Aliyah Boston. The South Carolina …

Lakewood will face Camden in a key two-game series this week.

Lakewood baseball, softball highlights 5 Things to Watch This Week

1. CAMDEN, LAKEWOOD MEET IN BASEBALL, SOFTBALLIn a set of 2-game series that could go a long way in determining the Region VI-3A champion in each sport, Lakewood will face Camden in both softball and …

Item sports editor Dennis Brunson thinks South Carolina should give head men's basketball coach coach Frank Martin a 1-year extension despite a rocky season in 2020-21.

South Carolina should give Martin 1-year extension

The silence surrounding the University of South Carolina men's basketball program may not be deafening, but it is certainly enough to make you put your hands over your ears. What's that? You're not covering your ears to drown out the noise? …

Jaycee Horn

Speedy Gamecock CB Horn sizzles for NFL evaluators

COLUMBIA - South Carolina cornerback Jaycee Horn believes he's the best defender in the NFL draft. He showed the pros he's one of the fast with a sizzling performance at the school's pro day Wednesday. Horn, a 6-foot-1, 205-pound defensive back …

South Carolina forward Aliyah Boston (4) was named a first team All-American by The Associated Press on Wednesday.

USC's Boston first team All-American

South Carolina forward Aliyah Boston earned a spot on The Associated Press women's basketball team announced on Wednesday. Boston is joined on the team by Connecticut freshman Paige Bueckers, Dana Evans of Louisville, Rhyne Howard of Kentucky and …

2021 NCAA women's tournament bracket

South Carolina earns No. 1 seed as brackets are released for NCAA women's tournament

UConn is in its normal spot with a No. 1 seed for the women’s NCAA Tournament. Familiar territory for Stanford and South Carolina, too. It's a brand new day for North Carolina State. And the …

Sumter's Kiara Croskey (3) and the Lady Gamecocks will face Clover for the 5A state championship on Saturday, March 20 at 1 p.m. at USC Aiken Convocation Center.

The Sumter girls finally play the 5A state championship to highlight 5 Things to Watch This Week

1. SUMTER GIRLS GO FOR STATE TITLEThe Sumter High School girls basketball team will finally get their chance to win the 5A state title on Saturday. After having their March 5 game against Clover …

South Carolina's T.J. Moss (1) shoots around Mississippi's Robert Allen (21) in the Ganecocks' 75-61 loss in the Southeastern Conference Tournament on Thursday in Nashville, Tennessee.

South Carolina falls to Ole Miss 76-59 in SEC Tournament

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Jarkel Joiner scored 18 points, Romello White had 17, seven rebounds and three blocks, and Mississippi beat South Carolina 76-59 on Thursday night in the second round of …

South Carolina celebrates after beating Georgia 67-62 in the Southeastern Conference Championship game on Sunday in Greenville.

South Carolina moves to No. 5 after beating Georgia for SEC title

GREENVILLE — South Carolina made history Sunday and so did the Southeastern Conference with the first championship matchup featuring Black head coaches in the Gamecocks' Dawn Staley and …

Sumter's Kiara Croskey (3) and the Lady Gamecocks will face Wando in the 5A lower state championship on Monday.

Sumter playoff basketball highlights 5 Things to Watch This Week

1. SUMTER GIRLS PLAY FOR LOWER STATE TITLEThe Sumter High School girls basketball team will go up against Wando in the 5A lower state championship game on Monday at 6 p.m. at Lake Marion High School …

South Carolina head coach Frank Martin and the Gamecocks will be on probation for two years as punishment for former assistant coach Lamont Evans accepting bribes from a sports agent.

NCAA hands South Carolina 2-year probation for ex-assistant

COLUMBIA - South Carolina's men's basketball program was placed on probation for two years by the NCAA on Thursday for former assistant coach Lamont Evans accepting between $3,300 and $5,800 in bribes from a sports agent. The NCAA's decision put …

South Carolina's Wes Clarke, right, and the Gamecocks will face Clemson for their annual 3-game series this weekend.

South Carolina, Clemson meet on diamond this weekend

After opening their respective seasons with 3-game sweeps of Ohio schools, South Carolina and Clemson get down to business this weekend - against each other. The Gamecocks and Tigers will play their annual 3-game series on Friday, Saturday and …

South Carolina guard Zia Cooke (1) shoots against Ole Miss during the Gamecocks' 68-43 win in Columbia on Thursday.

No. 5 USC women win 13th straight over Ole Miss 68-43

COLUMBIA - South Carolina didn't waste time celebrating its latest victory over Mississippi, not with the bigger picture in sight. Gamecocks coach Dawn Staley told her players in the locker room Thursday soon after the 68-43 rout that the stage …

South Carolina's Wes Clarke was named the national player of the week by Collegiate Baseball after hitting .700 with three home runs and nine RBI over the weekend.

USC, Clemson sweep opening series before facing each other this weekend

It was a good opening weekend for the South Carolina and Clemson baseball teams as they each swept their 3-game home series. The Gamecocks swept Dayton, winning 5-1 on Sunday with a late-inning rally at Founders Park. They won 12-5 on Saturday …