On the road. Facing the nation’s No. 4 team. Starting three, albeit uber-talented, freshmen.
The fourth quarter of South Carolina’s season opener against Alabama State on Tuesday night was just a formality, but the Gamecocks who saw the floor during the 10-minute stretch made lifelong memories.
South Carolina sophomore guard AJ Lawson has been named to the Coaches Preseason All-SEC First Team, it was announced by the conference on Monday. Lawson is Carolina's top returning scorer and assist maker.
When South Carolina tips off its men’s basketball season Wednesday night, at least seven players will hit the floor for the first time in a Gamecock uniform.
If the first five minutes of the second quarter of South Carolina’s exhibition game against North Georgia are any indication of how the Gamecocks’ 2019-20 season will go, fans of the Garnet and Black should book hotel and plane reservations for New Orleans.
While the NCAA’s decision to deny the waiver request of Destiny Littleton was the foremost newsworthy topic of Dawn Staley’s chat with reporters on Thursday, the South Carolina head coach also touched on several topics as her team preps for its 7 p.m. Friday exhibition against North Georgia.
South Carolina women's basketball redshirt sophomore transfer Destiny Littleton's request for a waiver to play for the Gamecocks this season has been denied by the NCAA. The San Diego, Calif. native will have two years of eligibility remaining after this season. Littleton will continue to pr…
It was a preseason exhibition game, so there were positives and negatives to South Carolina’s 87-50 win over Columbia International Wednesday night.
Keyshawn Bryant will miss four to six weeks with a left knee injury, South Carolina head coach Frank Martin confirmed to reporters on Wednesday.
South Carolina senior guard Ty Harris earned a spot on the Nancy Lieberman Award watch list as the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame tapped the top 20 female collegiate point guards in the nation. The award, in its 21st season, recognizes the point guard who exhibits the floor leader…
South Carolina freshman Aliyah Boston earned a spot on the Lisa Leslie Award watch list as the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame tapped the top 20 female collegiate centers in the nation. In just its third season, the award went to Gamecock alumna A'ja Wilson in 2018.
Women's basketball coaches of the Southeastern Conference picked South Carolina to finish second in the league this season, the conference office announced Tuesday. Gamecock junior Ty Harris earned preseason First-Team All-SEC honors, while senior Mikiah Herbert Harrigan earned a spot on the…
Frank Martin received a text last Wednesday night from Andy Assaley, South Carolina’s Director of Basketball Operations, letting him know Chris Silva had checked in for the Miami Heat.
South Carolina fell to Division-II August University 77-72 in an exhibition game last October, a result that put a sour taste in the mouths of many Gamecock fans heading into the 2018-2019 regular season.
Chris Silva ranked seventh in the entire NBA in Player Efficiency Rating (PER) during the preseason and ranked second to only Zion Williamson among rookies. Undrafted, the South Carolina alumnus dominated the minutes he played for the Miami Heat, and for it he earned a two-way contract.
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — Chennedy Carter has played on several USA Basketball teams with Ty Harris, but the Preseason SEC Player of the Year got to know the South Carolina senior much better this summer when the two played together for Team USA at the Pan American Games in Lima, Peru.
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — South Carolina has “10 legitimate starters” on its 12-player roster, head coach Dawn Staley told reporters here at SEC Media Day on Thursday. Right now, for the Gamecocks, it’s about finding combinations of players who play well together.
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — Frank Martin, A.J. Lawson and Maik Kotsar spent only about five hours here at the Grand Bohemian Hotel Mountain Brook on Wednesday, but it was an afternoon jam-packed with noteworthy soundbites and fun interactions.
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — South Carolina has finished top four in the SEC three of the past four seasons and continues to improve under head coach Frank Martin, so it’s surprising to conference coaches why the Gamecocks were predicted by media members to finish 10th in the league this season.
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — Chuck Martin deserves to be, and will be, a Division-I basketball head coach one day, according to Georgia head coach Tom Crean.
A panel of both SEC and national media members picked South Carolina to finish 10th in the conference this season, the league announced Tuesday. No Gamecocks were named to either the first- or second-team All-SEC team.
A panel of both SEC and national media members picked South Carolina to win the 2020 SEC title, the league announced Tuesday. It marks the fifth time in the last six seasons the Gamecocks have topped the preseason media voting. The media also selected senior Ty Harris a Preseason All-SEC Fir…
South Carolina has the most athletic team it has had during the Frank Martin era and has potential to be the quickest team he has had offensively.
A’ja Wilson and Tiffany Mitchell ran through Dawn Staley’s South Carolina women’s basketball practice like normal, beating defenders and winning their team’s five-on-five scrimmage.
South Carolina mourns the passing of Gamecock men's basketball great Henry Martin Sr. Martin, the first to score 1,000 career points in the Garnet and Black, passed away on Monday at his home.
South Carolina women's basketball head coach Dawn Staley released her team's 2019-20 schedule, which includes 15 regular-season home games and 13 games against 2019 NCAA Tournament teams, including reigning National Champion Baylor.
Game times and broadcast details have been finalized for the upcoming 2019-20 season of South Carolina men's basketball. The Gamecocks will officially open the season on Nov. 6 versus North Alabama at Colonial Life Arena.
South Carolina alumna and Las Vegas Aces’ All-Star forward A’ja Wilson has received July’s WNBA Cares Community Assist Award for her work in the community focusing on education for children and supporting families whose children have dyslexia.
Jermaine Couisnard approached Maik Kotsar last week giddy about playing in the upcoming South Carolina Pro-Am, a summer showcase put on by former South Carolina point guard (1992-95) and current City of Columbia recreation superintendent Carey Rich.
A.J. Lawson had a whirlwind summer, from exploring whether or not to enter the 2019 NBA Draft to playing for Team Canada at the FIBA U19 World Cup in Greece to competing with some of the nation’s best at the Chris Paul Elite Guard Camp in North Carolina.
The Atlanta Dream have signed center Alaina Coates, President and General Manager Chris Sienko announced Thursday. The former University of South Carolina standout will join the team this Sunday when the team returns to Atlanta.
Destiny Littleton’s prep accolades stack up favorably with some of the best players to ever play girls high school basketball.
ATLANTA — Alaina Coates has been fortunate when it comes to head coaches she has had during her basketball career. She played four seasons at South Carolina under the tutelage of Dawn Staley, who helms the U.S. national team.
Laeticia Amihere skipped the normal progression most young basketball players take when trying to dunk — from a tennis ball to a volleyball and then eventually to a full-size basketball.
Zia Cooke had no Twitter account and few Instagram followers last December when she began her senior season at Rogers High School in Ohio.