South Carolina head men's basketball coach Frank Martin announced Tuesday his team's non-conference schedule for the upcoming 2019-20 season. The Gamecocks embark on a 13-game pre-conference slate, which includes eight home contests (including in the Cancun Challenge in late November) and ro…
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.
South Carolina sophomore guard A.J. Lawson and Team Canada concluded competition at the FIBA U19 World Cup in Heraklion, Greece, on Sunday afternoon. Lawson led the Canadians with 16.7 points per game at the event, while connecting on an average of 5.6 made field goals per outing.
Olivia Thompson is living her childhood dream playing for Dawn Staley and South Carolina. The all-time leading scorer in the history of Lexington High School — a school just 20 miles from the Gamecocks’ Colonial Life Arena — turned down other opportunities so she could play for the Garnet an…
It’s difficult to ignore the obvious lineage of star players manning the post for South Carolina. From Alaina Coates to A’ja Wilson and beyond, the low block, for about five seasons, has been a place the Gamecocks have thrived.
Brea Beal had hundreds of WNBA and NBA players to choose from when she was asked who she models her game after, but the South Carolina freshman stayed close to home. At least her new home.
A’ja Wilson has the second-most WNBA All-Star Game votes after the first round of voting, the league announced Tuesday. Elena Delle Donne leads all players with 20,337 votes while Wilson, an All-Star as a rookie last season, checks in second with 15,379.
Much to-do has been made about the 2019 South Carolina women’s basketball signing class — about it being the best collective group one school has ever gotten in a single haul.
A’ja Wilson posted her college career-high, 34 points, in a loss to Notre Dame. She also had nine rebounds and five assists that game.
South Carolina sophomore guard A.J. Lawson has been named to the official roster and will compete with Team Canada in the upcoming FIBA U19 World Cup, set to be played June 29-July 7 in Heraklion, Greece.
Chris Silva has been invited to play for the Miami Heat in next month’s NBA Summer League, it was first reported by The State on Friday morning.
Maryland women’s basketball head coach Brenda Frese has made four promotions and an addition to his coaching staff, the school has announced.
ATLANTA — Tiffany Mitchell and her fluorescent green Kobe sneakers were easy to spot at StateFarm Arena on Wednesday morning, even among the thousands of children in the stands decked out in neon orange, yellow and blue Camp Day t-shirts.
Frank Martin has announced his incoming class for the 2019-20 campaign. The seven-member group is comprised of five freshmen and two upperclassmen transfers, including:
Chris Silva’s ‘Coming to America’ story has been well documented — how he took four plane trips the day after his high school graduation to get from his home country of Gabon, in Africa, to John F. Kennedy airport in New York City.
The Southeastern Conference recently announced each school’s conference opponents for the upcoming 2020 men's basketball campaign.
South Carolina guard A.J. Lawson will withdraw his name from the 2019 NBA Draft and return to South Carolina for his sophomore campaign, the sophomore guard announced Tuesday.
When it comes to social media accounts, Hassani Gravett has one of the more unique Twitter names of all South Carolina student-athletes. You can find him at the handle @BestThingSince_.
Bianca Cuevas-Moore has lived her life like a hard, nose-to-the-grindstone drive to the basket. Guided by the picks of life — her family, coaches and teammates — she has rolled through the lane with her head down, bounced around obstacles and put up her best shot.
GREENSBORO, N.C. — If Latravis Bernard wrote a scouting report on Mikiah Herbert Harrigan when he first saw her play as an eighth-grader, it would have included the phrase serviceable jump shot. She was athletic, had “very good” hands and could finish around the rim, but her jump shot needed work.
GREENSBORO, N.C. — Victaria Saxton was in her room at the Greensboro Marriott Airport on Thursday when she glanced over and noticed the time: 11:10 p.m.
The first time Frank Martin got to know the man and the true character of Mac Credille came during the summer of 2012, a few months after the former was hired as the South Carolina men’s basketball head coach.
The first South Carolina men’s basketball game Carlton Thompson attended was the inaugural game at the Carolina Coliseum in 1968, 51 years ago, when the Gamecocks hosted Auburn.
A torn ACL, a transfer from Tennessee followed by a season on the bench and an inconsistent start to non-conference play in 2018-19 — it all came to a head for Te’a Cooper on the morning of Jan. 2.
More than any other moments during non-conference play, Colonial Life Arena crowds became the most excited — and had the most anticipated excitement — whenever Keyshawn Bryant swiped a steal and had nothing but daylight between him and the basket.
Every February, as predictable as a central Indiana snowstorm — no matter what she does to prevent it — Ty Harris gets sick. Every winter, like clockwork, Harris gets her common cold for a few days and it moves on. No harm, no foul.