Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Sports

Sports
Our coverage of the wide world of sports ...
SINDARIUS THORNWELL LEADS SOUTH CAROLINA INTO UNCHARTED TERRITORY ... South Carolina's men's basketball team made history with its first-round NCAA tournament win over Marquette earlier this month. Now they can't seem to stop ... winning the program's first-ever regional championship as a...
DON'T SNOOZE ON SOUTH CAROLINA ...  "You snooze, you lose." Except when it comes to March Madness, apparently. A well-rested Sindarius Thornwell scored twenty-four points and grabbed six rebounds as the University of South Carolina men's basketball team pummeled No. 3 seed...
COASTAL CAROLINA BOUNCED FROM POLL ... Clemson University's baseball team is ranked No. 6 nationally, according to the latest Baseball America poll released this week.  Hot on the Tigers' heels?  Arch-rival South Carolina, which was ranked No. 7 in the...
TIGERS KEEP HOOPS COACH ... Clemson University has made it official: Embattled head men's basketball coach Brad Brownell will be back to coach the Tigers next season. Here is the statement released early Monday morning from Clemson athletics director Dan Radakovich...

South Carolina Stuns Duke

GAMECOCKS PUNCH TICKET TO SWEET SIXTEEN ... University of South Carolina fans waited 44 years to see their men's basketball team earn an NCAA tournament victory.  Now they've got two wins within forty-eight hours to celebrate. And with reigning Southeastern Conference (SEC)...
GO FIGURE ... Clemson University's athletics director Dan Radakovich had an end-of-season meeting with men's basketball coach Brad Brownell this weekend. Somehow, Brownell appears to have come out of that confab with his job ... for now. Brownell's team defined the term...
SOUTH CAROLINA NOTCHES FIRST TOURNAMENT WIN SINCE 1973 ... So long, "March Sadness ..." The University of South Carolina men’s basketball team won its first NCAA tournament game in forty-four years on Friday night, blowing past Marquette in the first round of...
SOUTH CAROLINA CHOSEN FOR NCAA MENS BASKETBALL TOURNAMENT ... Despite another slow finish, the University of South Carolina mens basketball team is going dancing ... finally. For the first time in thirteen years, the Gamecocks have been selected to participate in...
SOUTH CAROLINA MUST FIND A WAY TO GET TOUGHER DOWN THE STRETCH ... There's no question fifth-year University of South Carolina head basketball coach Frank Martin has the school’s mens hoops program moving in the right direction. Now they just need to learn how...
GAMECOCK FORWARD HONORED ... University of South Carolina senior guard Sindarius Thornwell has been named the Southeastern Conference (SEC)'s 2017 player of the year, according to the league's coaches. Thornwell was also a first-team all-SEC selection - and made the conference's...