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USC adds two more commitments for '21 class

The University of South Carolina football program added two more commitments for its 2021 recruiting class, adding wide receiver Derwin Burgess and athlete Simeon Price. Burgess (5-feet-11-inches, 177 pounds) of Riverdale, Ga., announced on …

South Carolina head coach Dawn Staley would be prepping to coach Team USA in the Olympics if not for the coronavirus pandemic. Instead, she's focusing on getting the Gamecocks back on campus safely.

Staley awaits Olympics, focuses on USC

NEW YORK - Coach Dawn Staley would be prepping the U.S. women's basketball team for the Tokyo Olympics this week if not for the coronavirus pandemic. Instead, she'll hold a Zoom conference call Wednesday with players who are vying for a spot on …

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USC picks up commitments from Blake, Morgan

The University of South Carolina football program picked up two commitments last Monday in Wide receiver O'Mega Blake of South Pointe High School in Rock Hill and offensive lineman JonDarius Morgan of Birmingham, Ala. Blake (6-feet-2-inches, 188 …

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USC adds a pair of commitments from Georgia

University of South Carolina football head coach Will Muschamp tweeted out a pair of his #SpursUp commitment alerts on Monday. One was determined to be for safety Jayden Johnson of Cedartown, Ga. The second one was unidentified at the point of …

Sumter defensive end Justus Boone (6) is committed to play at Florida, but will be taking visits to USC and Arizona State this fall.

Florida commit Boone to visit USC, Arizona State in October

Sumter High School defensive end Justus Boone committed to Florida in February, but the recruiting, both ways, has not stopped. Schools are still offering and talking, and Boone is still listening. In fact, he has scheduled official visits to …

South Carolina coach Frank Martin will chair a basketball committee on race.

USC men's coach Martin to chair hoops committee on race

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - South Carolina coach Frank Martin will chair a new committee formed by the National Association of Basketball Coaches to address issues of race and discrimination not only within intercollegiate athletics but society at …

South Carolina men's basketball head coach Frank Martin contracted the coronavirus in May, but has since recovered.

USC's Martin contracted, recovered from coronavirus

University of South Carolina men's basketball head coach Frank Martin announced on Tuesday that he contracted and has recovered from the coronavirus. In a statement released by the school, Martin said he tested positive on May 8. He was preparing …

South Carolina wide receiver Shi Smith and the Gamecocks will be able to return to campus for voluntary workouts on June 8.

USC sets protocols for student-athletes to return June 8 for voluntary workouts

The Southeastern Conference announced on Friday that its schools will be able to bring athletes in all sports back to campus for voluntary activities starting June 8 after being shut down to the coronavirus pandemic, at the discretion of each …

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Clemson picks up LB Carter, QB Chandler for '21 class

Four-star linebacker Barrett Carter (6-feet-1-inch, 210 pounds) of Suwanee, Ga., announced a commitment to Clemson on Tuesday, becoming the 11th commitment for Clemson's 2021 football recruiting class. Each commitment is rated at least a 4-star …

USC football coach Will Muschamp will take a pay cut for the upcoming fiscal year.

Muschamp, Martin, Staley, Tanner taking cuts for USC's new fiscal year

University of South Carolina football head coach Will Muschamp, men's basketball head coach Frank Martin, women's basketball head coach Dawn Staley and athletics director Ray Tanner will all take voluntary 10% pay reductions for the 2020-21 fiscal …