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Thu, 20 Oct 2016 13:26:00 EDTGamecock women's basketball coach Dawn Staley joined the SEC Now set in Nashville, Tenn., as part of SEC Women's Basketball Media Day on Thursday, Oct. 20, 2016.
Wed, 19 Oct 2016 09:16:00 EDTA handful of Gamecocks have a slight variation on their uniforms this year as the Southeastern Conference recognizes student-athletes who have already earned a diploma.
Tue, 18 Oct 2016 15:01:00 EDTA panel of both SEC and national media members picked South Carolina to win the 2017 SEC women’s basketball championship, the league office announced today. The media also selected junior forward A’ja Wilson as its SEC Preseason Player of the Year. Senior center Alaina Coates joined her on the five-member Preseason All-SEC First Team.
Mon, 17 Oct 2016 13:04:00 EDTSouth Carolina director of coaching offensive analytics Melanie Balcomb was selected to chair the Women’s Basketball Coaches Association (WBCA) Diversity & Inclusion Committee, the organization announced today. The group will guide the association’s Board of Directors in enhancing awareness of issues pertaining to diversity and inclusion within the WBCA membership and promoting the growth of diversity within the sport.
Sat, 15 Oct 2016 11:43:00 EDTSouth Carolina junior forward Alexis Jennings helped USA Basketball to a bronze medal in the FIBA 3x3 World Championships Saturday in Guangzhou, China. The Gamecocks’ transfer teamed with Linnae Harper (Ohio State), Natalie Romeo (Washington) and Chatrice White (Florida State) to bounce back from a semifinal loss to top Spain for a spot on the medal stand.
Fri, 14 Oct 2016 20:59:00 EDTThe South Carolina men's and women's basketball teams officially kicked off the 2016-17 season on Friday evening when they hosted "Gamecock Madness," a Midnight Madness type event, at Fort Jackson in Columbia. Carolina head coaches Frank Martin and Dawn Staley joined their teams at the hour-long event, which featured a 3-point challenge, a relay with Carolina student-athletes and soldiers from Fort Jackson, as well as an autograph session to conclude the event.
Fri, 14 Oct 2016 11:01:00 EDTT. Wayne Poole said that his phone has been "blowing up over the last few days" because the Upstate area Gamecocks were thrilled that they were coming to "my house."
Wed, 12 Oct 2016 20:22:00 EDTSouth Carolina women's basketball continued practice for its 2016-17 season on Wednesday and met with local media for the first time afterward.
Wed, 12 Oct 2016 09:57:00 EDTSouth Carolina basketball fans will soon notice a brand new court inside the Colonial Life Arena, but it's what they can't see that could have the greatest effect on the student-athletes competing on that floor.
Tue, 11 Oct 2016 20:57:00 EDTSouth Carolina women’s basketball head coach Dawn Staley announced Tuesday night via Facebook Live that her team will play its 2016-17 season under the theme “100.” In her ninth season leading the Gamecocks, the three-time SEC Coach of the Year annually develops a theme for both her team and its fans to rally around for the season.
Mon, 10 Oct 2016 14:17:00 EDTUniversity of South Carolina junior Alexis Jennings and her United States teammates Linnae Harper (Ohio State), Natalie Romeo (Washington) and Chatrice White (Florida State) open play in the 2016 FIBA Women’s 3x3 World Championships on Tue., Oct. 11, in Guangzhou, China, which is 12 hours ahead of Eastern Time. All games will stream live on YouTube.
Wed, 05 Oct 2016 15:07:00 EDTThe University of South Carolina athletics department announced a new opportunity for groups to enjoy a Gamecock men's or women's basketball game for the 2016-17 season. The new Courtside Club includes pregame and halftime hospitality in addition to seats in the lower level at the bottom of section 109 at Colonial Life Arena.
Tue, 04 Oct 2016 09:06:00 EDTFormer Gamecock Jewel May knows all about the difficulties and pressures in the daily lives of student-athletes, and the importance of building relationships in all phases of life. Now she can use her experiences to help keep South Carolina's student-athletes on track academically.
Mon, 03 Oct 2016 12:25:00 EDTSouth Carolina women’s basketball will host an open practice on Thu., Oct. 13, at Southside High School in Greenville, head coach Dawn Staley announced today. Open to all fans at no charge, practice will be 6-8 p.m. with Staley addressing fans immediately following.
Tue, 20 Sep 2016 14:01:00 EDTSouth Carolina women’s basketball head coach Dawn Staley announced today her team’s 2016-17 schedule, which features 19 games against teams that participated in the 2016 postseason. The Gamecocks will feature prominently on television this season with 19 games national televised, including 11 on either ESPN2 or ESPNU.