Found December 19, 2012 on Fox Sports:
Lakeem Jackson scored a season-high 16 points to help South Carolina pull away late for a 74-69 victory over Appalachian State Wednesday night. Appalachian State pulled within two points on a layup by Jay Canty with 21 seconds remaining, but Eric Smith connected on one free throw for the Gamecocks (7-3) and LaShay Page sank two with 4 seconds remaining to seal the win. Jackson and Page combined for nine of South Carolina's final 16 points, beginning with seven straight to start a 9-0 run that broke open a tight game. Page, who was scoreless until that point, began the run with a three-point play and two free throws to give South Carolina a 63-58 lead with 4:19 remaining. Jackson and Mindaugas Kacinas added layups to end the run. Page scored seven points in the final 4:42. Appalachian State kept chipping away and had a chance to tie but Nathan Healy missed a 3-pointer that could have forced overtime. The Mountaineers (2-8) trailed by as many as 11 points in the first half b...

No. 21 South Carolina gets crack at No. 1 Stanford

South Carolina's Dawn Staley has led the 21st-ranked Gamecocks to several milestones in her five seasons as coach. She hopes to add another one to that portfolio against No. 1 Stanford. South Carolina (10-0) has matched its best start in program history. It tries to end the team's 0-8 mark against top-ranked teams when the Cardinal (9-0) come to Colonial Life Arena on Wednesday...

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The South Carolina Gamecocks got a recruiting boost before Christmas as junior college cornerback Ronnie Martin has signed a national letter of intent to play football. Martin originally signed with the Gamecocks in February 2011 but took a slight detour to Georgia Military College in Milledgeville, Ga. He was regarded as the fifth-best junior college cornerback in the nation...

No. 1 Stanford 53, No. 21 South Carolina 49

Chiney Ogwumike had 21 points and 15 rebounds, Mikaela Ruef had a tiebreaking basket with 53 seconds left and No. 1 Stanford held on to beat No. 21 South Carolina 53-49 on Wednesday night. The Cardinal (10-0) came cross-country to face the rising Gamecocks (10-1) and found themselves in a tough matchup. The game was tied at 45-all with 1:14 to go after Aleighsa Welch's foul...

Jadeveon Clowney wants to go to New York

In this brave new world of freshmen winning the Heisman trophy and linebackers finishing second, is there room for a 6-foot-6, 260-pound pterodactyl-like defensive end to compete for the most coveted award in sports? South Carolina’s Jadeveon Clowney thinks so. The rising junior already has a Hendricks Award honoring the nation’s best defensive end under [...]

Spurrier talks bowl prep

Steve Spurrier addressed the media after the Gamecocks' Wednesday morning workout. The head ball coach shares his thoughts on the team's progress and Connor Shaw's health.

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Clemson "Four-Peat" Poem

As I was visiting today, I read on their message board a Clemson poem that someone had posted. The author is unknown but they deserve a lot of credit for putting together well-thought out poem about the South Carolina Gamecocks beating Clemson four years in a row. Check it out: Ho-Ho-Ho Four in a Row Up in the upstate, from the tigers you’d hear: ...
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