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The South Carolina Gamecocks football team offered a scholarship to and received a verbal commitment from kicker Nick St. Germain today.This recruitment fills a major need for the 2012 roster as USC is losing their starting kicker and punter in the upcoming season. St. Germain should compete for the starting field goal and kickoff specialist job.St. Germain (Powder Springs, Ga./McEachern) is rated 3 stars by 247Sports, which ranks him as the nation's fourth best kicking prospect for 2012.St. Germain picked the Gamecocks over offers from Middle Tennessee State, Georgia Southern and South Alabama. He was also recieving interest from Georgia Tech, Auburn and Florida.This past season, St. Germain was 11 of 17 on field goals and converted all 52 PAT attempts. He also kicked 59 of 74 kickoffs into the end zone.St. Germain is the 21st verbal commitment of the 2012 class. He is a high school teammate of current USC commitment defensive end Darius English and a former teammate of curren...
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South Carolina's record-setting receiver Alshon Jeffery is giving up his senior season for the NFL.
Jeffery said Thursday he will enter the NFL draft this spring. He set the school record with 3,042 yards receiving over three seasons. He had 49 catches for 762 yards and eight touchdowns this season, capping the year as the Capital One Bowl MVP in the Gamecocks' 30-13 win...
Columbia, SC (Sports Network) - South Carolina wide receiver Alshon Jeffery has decided to forgo his senior season and will enter the NFL Draft.
Jeffery was the MVP of South Carolina's Capital One Bowl victory over Nebraska after catching four passes for 148 yards and a touchdown in the 30-13 win. His 51-yard TD catch on a desperation heave at the end of the first half gave...
(Eds: With AP Photos.) By PETE IACOBELLI AP Sports Writer Few know better than South Carolina coach Dawn Staley what's it like to perform under the brightest spotlights. And right now, she's comfortable with her Gamecocks' stealthy approach to success.
Not that the Gamecocks will get away with it much longer if they keep playing like this.
''We are constantly...
Malik Cooke and Damontre Harris scored 11 points each to lead South Carolina's balanced scoring in a 79-51 victory over South Carolina State on Tuesday night.
All 12 players scored at least one point for the Gamecocks (8-6), who won their fourth straight and sixth of their past seven in their final nonconference game of the season.
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South Carolina earned up a 65-55 win over No. 24/21 Vanderbilt in SEC women's basketball play on Thursday night at Colonial Life Arena. The Gamecocks (13-2, 2-0 SEC) used two scoring runs in the first half to build a 10-point lead that Vanderbilt could not overcome.
South Carolina head coach Darrin Horn and players Malik Cooke and Lakeem Jackson met with the media on Thursday afternoon.
South Carolina continued its dominance over in-state foe South Carolina State with a season high 79 points in a 79-51 victory Tuesday night at the Colonial Life Arena. The Gamecocks (8-6) improve to 18-0 all-time against the Bulldogs (4-10) and conclude non-conference play with four straight victories.