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Sun, 22 Jan 2017 11:26:00 ESTColonial Life Arena hosts its first top-five matchup of the season when No. 5/5 South Carolina takes on No. 4/4 Mississippi State on Mon., Jan. 23, at 7 p.m. on ESPN2. The Gamecocks (16-1, 6-0 SEC) and Bulldogs (20-0, 6-0 SEC) are the last two unbeaten teams in SEC play this season and are the top two teams in scoring defense in the league.
Fri, 20 Jan 2017 11:33:00 ESTWhen it comes to getting at team physically prepared for the season, no one matches the energy and research of South Carolina Women's Basketball sports performance coach Katie Fowler.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 22:11:00 ESTSenior center Alaina Coates posted her fourth-straight double-double, and junior guards Kaela Davis and Allisha Gray reached double figures to carry No. 5/5 South Carolina to a 65-46 win over Ole Miss Thursday night at Colonial Life Arena. The victory marked the ninth-straight win over the Rebels for the Gamecocks, who improved to 16-1 overall and 6-0 in SEC action. Ole Miss sits at 13-6 for the year and 2-4 in the conference following the loss.
Wed, 18 Jan 2017 14:46:00 ESTBack at Colonial Life Arena this week, No. 5/5 South Carolina opens a two-game homestand against its SEC rivals from the state of Mississippi. The stretch opens Thursday night with Ole Miss in a 7 p.m. tipoff on SEC Network.
Tue, 17 Jan 2017 20:02:00 ESTSouth Carolina women’s basketball fans who have been clamoring for more options than their G-Hive membership offers can now find long-sleeve t-shirt and sweatshirt options available online at the Dawn Staley Shop. The website, GamecocksOnline.com/DawnStaleyShop, features apparel with the team’s 2016-17 theme of “100” as well as the G-Hive logo, and additional products will be added to the website throughout the year.
Sun, 15 Jan 2017 17:59:00 ESTA season-best showing from the free throw line and 20-point outings from senior center Alaina Coates and junior guard Allisha Gray delivered No. 5/5 South Carolina an 84-61 victory over LSU Sunday afternoon at the Maravich Center. Coates led all scorers with a game-high 24 points, while Gray posted a great all-around game, tallying 21 points, three blocks and two steals. The Gamecocks moved to 15-1 overall and 5-0 in SEC play with the win, and the Lady Tigers fell to 14-4 and 3-2 in conference action.
Sat, 14 Jan 2017 14:08:00 ESTNo. 5/5 South Carolina is on the road again this Sunday, traveling to Baton Rouge, La., for a 3 p.m. (ET) tipoff at LSU. The Gamecocks (14-1, 4-0 SEC) look for continued strong play from junior guard Bianca Cuevas-Moore, who poured in a career-high 25 points in Thursday’s win over Georgia.
Thu, 12 Jan 2017 22:29:00 ESTJunior guard Bianca Cuevas-Moore tallied 17 second-half points and finished with a career-high 25 to help secure No. 5/5 South Carolina’s 66-63 victory over Georgia Thursday night at Colonial Life Arena. Cuevas-Moore carried the offense throughout the game and netted eight points in a back-and-forth final period that was a one-possession game for the final 2:30 of the contest. The Gamecocks moved to 14-1 overall and 4-0 in SEC play following the win, while the Lady Bulldogs dropped to 10-7 and 2-2 in conference action.
Thu, 12 Jan 2017 12:52:00 ESTSouth Carolina women's basketball 2017 signee Elisia Grissett has been selected to the Naismith Trophy High School Girls' Midseason Team, the Atlanta Tipoff Club announced Thursday.
Thu, 12 Jan 2017 10:56:00 ESTSouth Carolina senior center Alaina Coates and junior forward A’ja Wilson earned spots on the John R. Wooden Award Midseason Top 25, the Los Angeles Athletic Club announced. The Gamecocks are one of four programs to boast two players in contention for the prestigious honor, and this season marks the third year Wilson has been selected to the midseason list.
Wed, 11 Jan 2017 15:22:00 ESTNo. 5/5 South Carolina is back at Colonial Life Arena to host Georgia in a 7 p.m. tipoff on Thu., Jan. 12. The Gamecocks (13-1, 3-0 SEC) have won seven straight leading into their fourth SEC game of the season, while Georgia shook off a New Year’s Day loss at Missouri to win its home games against Texas A&M and Vanderbilt last week.
Mon, 09 Jan 2017 08:58:00 ESTFormer South Carolina center Elem Ibiam (2011-2015) enjoys watching the Gamecocks as a fan in Colonial Life Arena, but she can't wait to get back on the floor and continue her professional career after being sidelined with a knee injury.
Sun, 08 Jan 2017 15:18:00 ESTA dominant defensive showing in the second quarter and strong first-half performances from juniors A'ja Wilson and Allisha Gray catapulted No. 5/5 South Carolina to an 81-62 victory over Florida Sunday afternoon at the Exactech Arena. The win kept the Gamecocks unbeaten in the SEC at 3-0 and improved their overall record to 13-1. Florida dropped to 9-7 overall and remained winless in SEC play, falling to 0-3 with the loss.
Sat, 07 Jan 2017 11:43:00 ESTNo. 5/5 South Carolina goes back on the road this weekend, traveling to Florida for a noon tipoff on Sunday on ESPNU. The Gamecocks (12-1, 2-0 SEC) have won the last seven against the Gators (9-6, 2-0 SEC) and take four Naismith Trophy Top 50 Preseason Watch List selections into Gainesville.
Thu, 05 Jan 2017 22:25:00 ESTJunior guards Kaela Davis and Bianca Cuevas-Moore combined for 40 points and knocked down five 3-pointers each to lift No. 5/5 South Carolina over Auburn 73-47 Thursday night at Auburn Arena. The victory marked the 200th at Carolina for women's basketball coach Dawn Staley and moved the Gamecocks to 12-1 overall and 2-0 in SEC play. The Tigers fell to 11-5 and 1-1 in conference action following the setback.