Found July 27, 2012 on Leftover Hot Dog:
The Opening Ceremony for the Summer Olympics is tonight.  The Gamecocks will have 5 alumni competing for 3 different countries.  Here's the break down and when you can watch. Jason Richardson (twitter) - USA  What Event: 110m Hurdles Who: Richardson came to Carolina from Houston, Texas.  He was on the track team for 4 years before turning pro.  He competed in the 2008 Olympic trials but injured a hamstring in the qualifiers and couldn't continue.  In 2011 he won gold in the World Championships.  He logged his personal best time at this year's Olympic trials with 12.98. When:  The hurdles are run in three stages.  There is round 1, then semifinals and finals.  The first round is on August 7 at 5:10 am EDT.  The semifinals and finals are on August 8 at 2:15 pm and 4:15 pm EDT. Lashinda Demus (twitter) - USA  What event: 400m Hurdles Who: Demus is from California but came to South Carolina in the early 2000s.  While here she had a stellar career and was named All-A...

Gamecocks Football: 34 Days Until Kickoff

Gamecock fans, today there are 34 days until kickoff. 34 was the number of points scored against Clemson last season.  The Gamecocks beat the Tigers 34-13 last season.  Outside of Georgia and Kentucky it was the most points put up against a BCS team by the Gamecocks last season.  The game also marked the third time in three years the Gamecocks have won by 17 or more points....

Gamecocks Football: 33 Days Until Kickoff

South Carolina football kicks off in 33 days. 33 is the Gamecock record for touchdowns scored in a career.  George Rogers and Harold Green share the record.  Big George put up his points from 1977-1980, and Harold Green came along in 1986-1989.  The two players are also tied for most rushing touchdowns in a career with 31.  Interestingly Rogers is 3rd on the total points...

Gamecocks Football: 35 Days Until Kickoff

Well fans of South Carolina football, there are 35 days until kickoff. 35 - 14 is South Carolina's record at home under Steve Spurrier.  USC is 6-1 in each of the last 3 seasons at home and has really created a strong home field advantage.  The home wins are a reason for USC's success.  Winning on the road is never easy, and it's especially tough in the SEC, so its...
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