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The South Carolina football team held its first bowl game practice today and the real news item coming out of that event was the fact that five juniors on the team are eyeing the NFL.The players are: Defensive end Devin Taylor, cornerback Stephon Gilmore, wide reciever Alshon Jeffery, safety D.J. Swearinger and safety DeVonte Holloman.All five have submitted paperwork to the NFL’s underclassman advisory committee to determine their draft status. Concluding the 2011 regular season, Jeffery and Gilmore were the only ones from the group widely expected to be first-or second-round selections. Those too are the most likely to leave.Here is how we see it:
All but goneAlshon Jeffery95% certain to leaveStephon Gilmore60/40 split on choice, depends on draft statusDevin TaylorOnly if Projected in top three rounds so likely to stay as one more year can helpD.J. SearingerDeVonte HollomanOne thing is for sure, they should hear back from the committee by early January.
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Steve Spurrier's favorite newspaperman, Ron Morris, thinks South Carolina is soft-peddling with its self-imposed penalties in advance of NCAA sanctions.
It has become fashionable of late for admittedly guilty schools to self-flagellate in an attempt to gain favor with the NCAA. I don't get the trend to punish one's own program. If the punishment is too light the...
No. 10 South Carolina is back on the practice field, getting ready to play No. 21 Nebraska in the Capital One Bowl.
The team went through more than two hours of workouts, its first time on the field since the Gamecocks (10-2) beat Clemson 34-13 three weeks ago. It was only South Carolina's second 10-win season in 118 years of football, matching the 1984 squad's school record...
La'Keisha Sutton scored 21 points, Markeshia Grant added 20 and South Carolina held No. 18 North Carolina to its lowest point total in nearly two years with a 79-48 victory on Sunday.
The Gamecocks (9-2) broke out to an 11-0 lead and never let off the gas pedal against the Tar Heels (7-2), who came in as the nation's highest-scoring team at 87.5 points a game.
The South Carolina Gamecocks (4-6) let a halftime lead slip in route to losing to the number two ranked Ohio State Buckeyes (10-1) by the score of 74-66 at the Colonial Life Arena.Here are video highlights of the game:
South Carolina will host Southeastern Louisiana on December 21 at 7 p.m. on SportsSouth.
South Carolina used efficient offense, stifling defense and strong rebounding to upend No. 18/16 North Carolina 79-48 in the Carolina's Challenge Sunday afternoon at the Myrtle Beach Convention Center. The Gamecocks (9-2) exploded out of the gate and never looked back, executing the game plan to perfection from the opening tip. While the offense surged, shooting 58.3 percent...
South Carolina is ranked No. 2 in the nation in the 2012 Collegiate Baseball Preseason Top 40 as announced on Monday afternoon. The Gamecocks open the 2012 season on Friday, Feb. 17 hosting a three-game series with VMI at Carolina Stadium. South Carolina is the back-to-back defending national champion in NCAA Division I Baseball after winning consecutive titles at the 2010 and 2011...
This time of year many Juniors have a tough decision to make: return to college or enter the NFL draft. Stephon Gilmore, D.J. Swearinger, and DeVonte Holloman are among several Gamecocks that must make that decision. Holloman says he will be returning next fall, and Lorenzo Ward believes the other two will as well.
University of South Carolina senior guard La'Keisha Sutton was named SEC Women's Basketball Player of the Week, the league office announced today. The Gamecocks' second leading scorer this season averaged 16.5 points over two games last week, highlighted by her 1,000th career point against South Carolina State and her team-high 21 points in win over No. 18/16 North Carolina.
La'Keisha Sutton scored 21 points, Markeshia Grant added 20 and South Carolina held No. 18 North Carolina to its lowest point total in nearly two years with a 79-48 victory on Sunday. The Gamecocks (9-2) broke out to an 11-0 lead and never let off the gas pedal against the Tar Heels (7-2), who came in as the nation's highest-scoring team at 87.5 points a game.
In a game that's already seen the departure of Ohio State star Jared Sullinger (off to the hospital for testing) the South Carolina Gamecocks haven't avoided the injury bug either, as Malik Cooke suffered a nasty-looking cut above his left eye (courtesy a Buckeye elbow) that required locker room stitches. Never a network to shy away from...
Lincoln, Neb.--- As finals week at UNL comes to its conclusion, the Nebraska football
lt;br />team hit the practice field for almost two hours on Friday as they turned their attention
lt;br />toward the South Carolina Gamecocks for its Jan. 2 showdown in the Capital One Bowl
lt;br />in Orlando, Fla. The Huskers practiced in helmets and shoulder pads inside the Hawks ...
La'Keisha Sutton scored 21 points, Markeshia Grant added 20 and South Carolina held No. 18 North Carolina to its lowest point total in nearly two years with a 79-48 victory on Sunday. The Gamecocks (9-2) broke out to an 11-0 lead and never let off the gas pedal against the Tar Heels (7-2), who came in as the nation's highest-scoring team at 87.5 points a game. Tar Heels coach...
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Ohio State Buckeyes vs South Carolina Gamecocks Odds
The Gamecocks hope to be lousy hosts on Saturday as the Ohio State Buckeyes pay a visit to Colonial Life Arena on the college basketball betting menu.
The Buckeyes will look to vanquish their hosts on Saturday, as they are 3-3 ATS versus the spread this season...