We did a post a few days ago on the University of South Carolina’s big basketball win over arch-rival Clemson.
This week, award-winning photo journalist Travis Bell released a nice trio of images (above) depicting the climactic moment of that game – a monster dunk from Gamecock junior forward Sindarius Thornwell.
For those of you who missed it, here’s the replay …
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As Prince Akeem from Coming To America would say, that was “in the face.”
South Carolina puts its undefeated record on the line this evening against St. John’s – which, ironically, was one of the teams featured in Coming To America. Tip off is scheduled for 9:00 p.m. EST. The game – televised nationally by CBS – is being played in Uncasville, Connecticut as part of the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame Shootout.