#14 South Carolina
Coach: Frank Martin (1st season at South Carolina). Overall 117-54 , 5 years
2011-12: Record 10-21 overall, 2-14 in SEC(12th)
Starters Returning (2) Bruce Ellington, Damien Leonard
Preseason Tournament: None
Top Non-Conference Games: at St. John’s, vs. Clemson
Transfer in : LaShay Page (Southern Mississippi- eligible right away)
Transfers Out : Anthony Gill (Virginia); Damontre Harris (Florida)
Out of nowhere Frank Martin left Kansas State and took the South Carolina job. Why Martian did this I don’t know. He clearly had more talent at KSU than he does South Carolina. The Gamecocks lose their 3 out of their top 4 scorers. What really hurts is that two of those players transferred out of the program.
The strength of this South Carolina team will be in the backcourt, they are returning two starters from last year’s team. Heading the point guard duties will be Bruce Ellington (11 ppg). He is a very talent athlete, who is also on the school’s football team. Joining hi...