After losing four of its final six games, South Carolina appeared to be a longshot to make the NCAA Tournament entering the SEC Tournament March 11.
Though the coronavirus pandemic has shut down campus, South Carolina basketball star Maik Kotsar is still at school while he rehabs from shoulder surgery.
The Associated Press tapped South Carolina's Dawn Staley as it's women's basketball National Coach of the Year, the organization announced Monday. The AP is the second organization to award the title to Staley this season.
South Carolina women's basketball senior Tyasha Harris is the winner of the 2020 Dawn Staley Award, The Phoenix Club of Philadelphia announced today. She joins the second Gamecock to earn the award (Tiffany Mitchell, 2015), which is in its eighth season recognizing the player who exemplifies…
South Carolina women's basketball added two more All-Americans to its all-time roster as the Associated Press named freshman Aliyah Boston to its All-America Second Team and senior Ty Harris to its third team. They are the seventh and eighth Gamecocks all-time to be on one of the AP's All-Am…
South Carolina women’s basketball earned the No. 1 ranking from both the Associated Press and USA Today Sports/WBCA Coaches Top 25 in their final polls released this week. It marks the first time the Gamecocks have finished the season atop the AP Poll, and the second time they finished a sea…
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South Carolina women's basketball picked up its first national honors today as ESPN.com announced its 2019-20 women's basketball award winners, including Dawn Staley as Coach of the Year and Aliyah Boston as its Freshman of the Year.
South Carolina senior forward Maik Kotsar sustained a right shoulder injury during Tuesday's practice prior to departure for Nashville and is questionable for tomorrow evening's SEC Tournament contest, South Carolina basketball announced in a release. The Gamecock medical staff will continue…
GREENVILLE, S.C. — A third game, a third location, a third win — and mostly because the player who wears the number three led the team with a career performance. Not to mention shutting down the opposing team’s star player, number 33.
Scotty Pippen Jr. tied a career high with 21 points and Maxwell Evans added 20, leading Vanderbilt to back-to-back wins for the first time since December with an 83-74 victory over South Carolina in a regular-season finale on Saturday.
Molly Binetti thinks of herself, in a way, as the mechanic of South Carolina women’s basketball. The team’s sports performance coach, she guides, tinkers and strengthens the team’s core — literally — so it can be the well-oiled machine it is.
South Carolina women's basketball head coach Dawn Staley is one of 10 semifinalists for the 2020 Werner Ladder Naismith Women's Coach of the Year, the Atlanta Tipoff Club announced today. The honor comes one day after SEC coaches tapped her for SEC Coach of the Year honors for the fourth tim…
South Carolina scored 20 consecutive points over one four-plus minute span and led Mississippi State by as many as 18 points in the first half of Tuesday’s SEC clash at Colonial Life Arena. The Gamecocks had six different scorers during the run that included three 3s and two dunks.
South Carolina women's basketball head coach Dawn Staley and four Gamecocks earned recognition from the SEC coaches as the league announced its annual awards Tuesday.
When Mikiah Herbert Harrigan and Kayla Wells met at their apexes eight feet in the air just in front of the South Carolina basket, there was no way the former, on her Senior Day, with her family watching just above in Section 103, was not going to swat away Wells’ shot attempt.
Keyshawn Bryant had his third straight double-double with 22 points and 13 rebounds Saturday night, but it wasn't enough to overcome a strong effort by Alabama in a crucial SEC game.
Mikiah Herbert Harrigan scored 18 points, Ty Harris added 16 and No. 1 South Carolina routed Florida 100-67 on Thursday night for its 22nd consecutive victory.
Zia Cooke scored 20 points and No. 1 South Carolina held 14th-ranked Kentucky to 30 percent shooting to win 67-58 on Sunday, earning its 21st consecutive victory.
Darius Days began Saturday having made just over one 3-pointer per game and never making more than three 3s in a game this season. Javonte Smart entered having made seven field goals — with at least two of them 3s — four times in 26 games.
South Carolina senior guard Ty Harris held her position on the "Wade Watch" list of candidates for the 2020 Wade Trophy, the Women's Basketball Coaches Association (WBCA) announced Wednesday. The Gamecocks' leader is on all four major national player of the year award midseason/late season l…
Vanderbilt called timeout just two minutes and 35 seconds into the first quarter on Monday night to pause a seven-point South Carolina lead. It did the same two minutes and 37 seconds into the second quarter down 26.
South Carolina lost to Tennessee by one point on Jan. 11 in Knoxville, and looked for a while on Saturday like it would once again fall to the Volunteers by the slimmest of margins.
South Carolina freshman Aliyah Boston earned a spot on the Lisa Leslie Award Top 10 List as the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame tapped the best female collegiate centers in the nation. In just its third season, the award went to Gamecock alumna A'ja Wilson in 2018.
South Carolina coach Dawn Staley anticipated a bit of a letdown after topping UConn earlier this week. She also expected her players to quickly get past it and perform like they have all season.
AJ Lawson scored 20 points and South Carolina held Georgia to just one field goal in the first 14 minutes to earn a runaway 75-59 win over the struggling Bulldogs Wednesday night.
After leading South Carolina to a pair of wins over ranked opponents, senior guard Ty Harris and forward Aliyah Boston captured SEC Player and Freshman of the Week recognition, respectively, the league office announced earlier this week. It’s Harris’s second selection in the last three weeks…
Frank Martin knew that to be successful this season, he needed a big year from Maik Kotsar, so he challenged his senior big man.
Games like the one Monday night at Colonial Life Arena are ones basketball neophytes dream of playing in — a packed arena and nothing but 94 feet, four teammates and five defenders between two hoops.