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Gamecock Athletics announces drive to fund Sindarius Thornwell Scholarship

COLUMBIA, S.C. – The University of South Carolina Athletics Department is excited to announce the drive to fund the first endowed scholarship for a men’s basketball student-athlete in honor of Sindarius Thornwell. Once fully endowed, the scholarship will be awarded annually to a men’s basketball student-athlete who exemplifies the competitive edge and effort that […]

Spurs Up tour ends on the coast with Charleston Gamecocks

South Carolina head football coach Will Muschamp’s last stop of the Spurs Up tour was in Charleston on Thursday, and it might’ve taken the cake for best view on the tour.

With the Cooper River and Arthur Ravenel Jr. Bridge in the background, Muschamp made his sixth and final stop of the season with the […]

Muschamp makes first visit to Atlanta Gamecock Club

It was the fifth stop of the annual Spurs Up tour, but it was a stop that stood on its own.

Head football coach Will Muschamp visited Atlanta for the only out-of-state spring meeting this year. As a result, fans flooded The Pavilion at Olde Town to hear Muschamp in his first visit to the […]

Former student-athletes receive warm reception at new track facility

When the former South Carolina track and field athletes saw the brand new track facility, there were a lot of them that just couldn’t believe it.
The new state-of-the-art facility was a tremendous upgrade over the previous track, and it immediately became one of the best in the country.
Those former athletes received a special opportunity […]

Muschamp continues to praise Bentley on Spurs Up Tour

GREENWOOD — As Will Muschamp travels the state, visiting Gamecock Club events on his Spurs Up Tour, there are some constant themes.
Muschamp reiterates his passion and excitement for the program he is building. He updates fans on the progress of key players and offers his assessment of the offense and defense.
But there is one […]

Muschamp following Staley, Martin blueprint in building winning culture

HARTSVILLE, S.C. — Last week, South Carolina head football coach Will Muschamp shared the stage with men’s basketball coach Frank Martin when he visited the York County Gamecock Club in Rock Hill.
On Tuesday, he shared the stage with women’s basketball coach Dawn Staley in Hartsville.
Muschamp looks at what Martin and Staley accomplished this past […]

Muschamp, Martin thrill Gamecock fans in Rock Hill

ROCK HILL — South Carolina head coach Will Muschamp got a standing ovation when he was introduced to the York County Gamecock Club Thursday night.

Muschamp, who will enter his second season as the Gamecock head coach this year, responded with a sense of humor.

“Y’all were standing when we were 2-4, but you weren’t clapping,” […]

Martin shows love to Spartanburg Gamecock Club

South Carolina head men’s basketball coach Frank Martin enjoys talking about basketball. It doesn’t even have to be about his team, but just basketball in general.
Fresh off a Final Four appearance, Martin is going to be talking about basketball for pretty much the entire summer.
That journey started on Thursday when Martin traveled to the […]

Celebrate the 20th anniversary of Gamecock Softball’s historic ’97 season!

Twenty years ago, South Carolina softball enjoyed one of the greatest seasons in program history after winning the inaugural SEC Championship on the way to a 63-5 record and a berth in the 1997 Women’s College World Series. Now, we are trying to raise funds for new stadium enhancements that will help us recruit top student-athletes […]

Generous Gifts Are Making a Difference for Future of Basketball Programs

Over 200 Gamecocks have celebrated the historic seasons of Gamecock Men’s & Women’s Basketball with gifts to the first-ever Tournament Giving Challenge. As both programs advanced through the tournament, more and more Gamecocks stepped up to the challenge exceeding each goal. While the initial goal was $3,200, almost $25,000 has been raised to help […]