From this day forward, the South Carolina men's basketball program will be without guard LaShay Page. The young man has been ruled out for the season due to a "academic eligibility issue."
This is a blow to USC and means that the other guards must step up their level of play to make up for the 11.7 points a game that Page had averaged.
With Bruce Ellington set...
Last night, the South Carolina Gamecocks men's basketball team beat the Manhattan Jaspers by the score of 63-57. It was a good win for USC but it was a win without one of their top players, LaShay Page.
The USC SID reported before the game that the senior guard, a post-graduate student, from Dillon, S.C., would not participate in the contest versus Manhattan due to an "...
Senior guard LaShay Page scored 20 points to lead South Carolina to an 87-71 victory over Morgan State on Friday night.
Justin Black led Morgan State (1-2) with 20 points.
Morgan State got off to a fast start and led by as many as seven points in the first half until the Gamecocks came back and took the lead 22-20 with 9:10 to play on a layup by Eric Smith.
It proved to be the...
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November 16, 2012
South Carolina defeats Morgan State behind Lashay Page's 20 points to win 87-71. South Carolina added five players in double-figures in Friday's game to improve to 2-0 on the season.
LaShay Page has spent the last four years outside of the state of South Carolina for the first time in his life. When he was given the opportunity to come back home and play in front of family and friends for his final season, he was quick to jump on it.
The cupboard isn't exactly stocked in South Carolina. There were three players who played at least 60% of the team's minutes in 2011-12, and now all three are gone. Malik Cooke graduated. Anthony Gill transferred to Virginia. And Damontre Harris transferred to Florida. That leaves football player Bruce Ellington (who may or may not play hoops) and sophomore (to be) Damien...
LaShay Page, who is transferring from Southern Mississippi, visited South Carolina Thursday and Friday and gave a verbal pledge to first-year coach Frank Martin.
LaShay Page scored 29 points as Southern Mississippi won its ninth straight game Saturday, pulling away from McNeese State late in the first half for a 65-56 victory.
The Golden Eagles (13-2) never trailed, although the score was tied three times early. Leading 20-19 with 4:11 left until halftime, Southern Miss went on a 12-3 run.
The Golden Eagles then held on despite shooting...
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December 31, 2011
LaShay Page scored 22 points, shooting 9 of 12 from the field, to lead Southern Mississippi to an 80-72 victory over New Mexico State on Friday night in the third round of the Great Alaska Shootout.
After trailing the whole way before halftime, the Golden Eagles (4-1) pulled ahead by as many as 10 points late in the second half. They went up for good early in the half when Page...
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November 26, 2011
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) -- LaShay Page scored 22 points, shooting 9 of 12 from the field, to lead Southern Mississippi to an 80-72 victory over New Mexico State on Friday night in the third round of the Great Alaska Shootout.
After trailing the whole way before halftime, the Golden Eagles (4-1) pulled ahead by as many as 10 points late in the second half. They went up for good early...