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South Carolina WR to transfer

South Carolina wide receiver KJ Brent is to transfer. "After careful consideration, I have asked USC for my release to explore the opportunity of playing my final year at another school", he tweeted. "It is a personal decision." South Carolina's 24-7 site noted that Brent had played in every game for the Gamecocks bar one, and wasn't ineffective, hauling in 9 catches for 111 yards...
Via SEC Football Blog
3 days ago  |  Discuss

LSU can expect a physical dogfight from South Carolina, johnny Jones says | Video

The Gamecocks are 1-5 in the SEC, but have battled tooth-and-nail in most games and are well-tested with wins over Clemson, Oklahoma State and Iowa State prior to league play.
Via The Times Picayune - LSU
3 days ago

Wilson's 18 lead No. 1 South Carolina to 79-61 victory

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) Freshman A'ja Wilson scored 18 points, defending Southeastern Conference player of the year Tiffany Mitchell added 16 points and Alaina Coates had 12 points and 11 rebounds as No. 1 South Carolina remained unbeaten with a 79-61 victory over 12th-ranked Texas A&M on Monday night. The Gamecocks (19-0, 7-0 SEC), who remained on top of the rankings for a 10th...
Via AP on Fox
4 days ago  |  Discuss

LSU has a tall task against South Carolina, despite Gamecocks' struggles | Video

The Gamecocks have staggered to a 1-5 start in league play, but own non-conference wins over Clemson, Oklahoma State and Iowa State.
Via The Times Picayune - LSU
4 days ago

Chattanooga's in Top 25, Gamecocks still No. 1 in poll

Chattanooga coach Jim Foster had a simple explanation for his unprecedented success. ''I guess I've had some pretty good teams,'' Foster said in a phone interview Monday afternoon. ''The players are the ones that did something, I've just been around them for awhile.'' He became the first coach in women's basketball to lead four different schools to the Top 25 when the Mocs entered...
Via AP on Fox
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Women's basketball: Gamecocks No. 1 for 10th week running

Jim Foster has become the first coach to lead four schools into The Associated Press women's poll, with Chattanooga entering the rankings at No. 25 on Monday. Foster guided Saint Joseph's, Vanderbilt and Ohio State to the rankings before coming to Chattanooga in 2013. It's the Mocs first appearance in the poll since 1984 when they were ranked for four weeks. Chattanooga hosts Samford...
Via AP on Fox
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Gamecocks still No. 1; Chattanooga joins women's hoops poll

Jim Foster has become the first coach to lead four schools into The Associated Press women's poll, with Chattanooga entering the rankings at No. 25 on Monday. Foster guided Saint Joseph's, Vanderbilt and Ohio State to the rankings before coming to Chattanooga in 2013. It's the Mocs first appearance in the poll since 1984 when they were ranked for four weeks. Chattanooga hosts Samford...
Via AP on Fox
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Kentucky vs. South Carolina: Impact Players, What To Watch For and Prediction

What To Watch For Rewind back to early December when Frank Martin and his team drilled a solid Oklahoma State team 75-49 and then kicked-off the New Year with a 64-60 upset over #9 Iowa State in Brooklyn. The Gamecocks were 9-3 and ready to kickoff conference play. South Carolina lost a heart-breaker to a […]
Via Kentucky Sports Connection
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Ex-Gamecocks' receiver Shaq Roland transferring to Prairie View

New head coach Willie Simmons is already paying off for Prairie View A&M. Simmons and his coaching squad have landed South Carolina State receiver Shaq Roland, according to Roland transferring to Prairie View A&M in Texas, where he fully expects to play in 2015 season.— (@gogamecocks) January 23, 2015 Roland was named South Carolina...
Via HBCU Gameday
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Breaking Down the Cats and the Gamecocks

On Saturday afternoon at noon, Kentucky will be traveling to Columbia for one of the tougher road tests of the year, as they take on the South Carolina Gamecocks.  You may remember last year, as the season was winding down, UK traveled to Columbia and were beaten soundly by a South Carolina team that had […]
Via Kentucky Sports Connection
7 days ago  |  Discuss

No. 1 South Carolina coasts to 102-59 win over Alabama

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) Alaina Coates scored 20 points and No. 1 South Carolina had six players in double figures in a 102-59 win over Alabama Thursday night. The Gamecocks (15-0, 3-0 Southeastern Conference) made 19 of 21 field goals during a couldn't-miss stretch extending well into the second half. They have breezed to wins in their first three SEC games by a collective 86 points...
Via AP on Fox
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Photo: South Carolina Basketball To Wear Sharp New Black Camouflage Uniforms vs. Iowa State

The South Carolina Gamecocks basketball team has been a pleasant surprise in the SEC so far this season. Since back-to-back ugly losses to UNC-Charlotte and Akron in November, the Gamecocks have rattled off six straight wins, including blowouts of Oklahoma State and Clemson. Tonight, USC will face its biggest challenge of the non-conference slate, and perhaps the season as a whole...
Via College Spun
27 days ago  |  Discuss

Listen: Steve Spurrier Turned Down Chance For South Carolina To Open 2016 Season vs. FSU At Citrus Bowl

South Carolina generally plays a pretty solid non-conference slate every year, with Clemson on the schedule every year, and other solid opponents like North Carolina, East Carolina, and UCF appearing fairly frequently. When given the chance to open the 2016 season with Florida State in Orlando, however, Steve Spurrier politely declined that opportunity. Spurrier was on the radio...
Via College Spun
December 31, 2014  |  Discuss

Gamecocks arriving via Martin’s signature

Send to Kindle Credit: K-State Athletics Communications The pen signing Frank Martin’s signature in the third year with the South Carolina Gamecocks is the same writing utensil he used in six years as the highly successful head coach at Kansas State.  The ink comes out of a well known for a grinding defense that uses immeasurable length of different players and quickness of...
Via College Chalktalk
December 29, 2014  |  Discuss

South Carolina's Pharoh Cooper Makes the Catch of the Bowl Season

With around 30-something games during the Bowl Season there are going to be hundreds of catches. Many will be routine and easy. Many others will be difficult and somewhat challenging. A few will be the kind of catch that you want to watch over and over again because they are that awesome. Those catches become known as the best of the bowl season.So far I'd have to say this one by...
Via FatManWriting
December 28, 2014  |  Discuss

WATCH: South Carolina QB Dylan Thompson Tosses 78-Yard TD to Pharoh Cooper in Independence Bowl

The season did not go anything like the South Carolina Gamecocks had thought it was going to go, but that does not appear to be detering them from trying to end it on a high note with a win against the Miami Hurricanes in the Duck Commander Independence Bowl. After falling behind by a six the Gamecocks took the lead on this beauty of a 78-yard bomb from Dylan Thompson to Pharoh Cooper...
Via FatManWriting
December 27, 2014  |  Discuss

GIF: Pharoh Cooper Puts South Carolina On The Board With A Huge 78-Yard Touchdown Catch

South Carolina had a slow start during today’s Independence Bowl against Miami, but the Gamecocks are starting to gain momentum, and naturally, it is Pharoh Cooper who gave them the jolt that they needed. Trailing 6-0, Dylan Thompson found Cooper over the middle with plenty of room to run, and the speedy sophomore had no problem turning that into a 78-yard go-ahead touchdown reception...
Via College Spun
December 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Photos: South Carolina Has New Cleats And Gloves For The Independence Bowl

South Carolina faces off against Miami in this year’s Independence Bowl, and the Gamecocks will have some cool new gear from Under Armour when they hit the field. USC has new garnet cleats and gloves for this afternoon’s showdown with the ‘Canes, and showed them off on Twitter this morning. New @DCIBowl cleats! #Gamecocks @UnderArmour — Gamecock...
Via College Spun
December 27, 2014  |  Discuss

South Carolina Gamecocks Basketball Coaches Rock Ugly X-Mas Sweaters During Game

If Mr. Intensity Frank Martin can get into the holiday spirit, anybody can. The South Carolina head basketball coach and his coaching staff all sported Gamecock themed ugly Christmas sweaters for their game against Coker College Sunday afternoon…and it was glorious. We highly doubt Martin will be rocking something similar during Christmas dinner. He tried [&hellip (Visited...
Via No Coast Bias
December 21, 2014  |  Discuss

WATCH: Clemson WR Artavis Scott Shows Off Some Fancy Footwork Against South Carolina

For the last five seasons the South Carolina Gamecocks have had Clemson's number when the two teams met in their annual rivalry game, but that was far from the case this season. A lackluster regular season ended with a whimper for Steve Spurrier's team with a 35-17 defeat.With a lot of freshman leading the way South Carolina could be in trouble for the next few seasons.@SBNationGIF...
Via FatManWriting
November 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Mike Davis Injures Shoulder On First Play Of Game vs. Florida

After just one play from scrimmage, it appears that South Carolina star running back Mike Davis’ day could be over. The junior tailback injured his right shoulder on his first carry against the Gators Saturday afternoon. The team is calling it a sprained shoulder, and there is not yet any word as to whether he’ll return to the game. South Carolina running back Mike Davis got...
Via College Spun
November 15, 2014  |  Discuss

South Carolina Fan Is The Spitting Image Of Robin Williams

This Robin Williams doppelgänger is a South Carolina Gamecocks fan. His side profile is literally a spitting image.
Via Gamedayr
September 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Steve Spurrier called out Paul Finebaum after beating Georgia

Leave it to Steve Spurrier… aka the ol’ ball coach… aka H.A.S… to call out a prominent media member in his postgame press conference after a victory over a Top 10 team.  After defeating Georgia at home, Spurrier zeroed in on Paul Finebaum and had a laugh at his expense, burying him with the typical Spurrier charm. “I knew we had a good chance to beat ‘em when I heard...
Via Awful Announcing
September 15, 2014  |  Discuss

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