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Chad Holbrook Receives Contract Extension with South Carolina Gamecocks Baseball

Chad Holbrook Receives Contract Extension with South Carolina Gamecocks Baseball

COLUMBIA, SC Dec. 16, 2014 – The Board of Trustees at the University of South Carolina has approved a two-year contract extension for head baseball coach Chad Holbrook.  The contract extension puts Holbrook under contract through the end of the 2019 season. “It is an honor to be the head baseball coach at the University of South Carolina,” said Chad Holbrook.  I want to thank the Board of Trustees, Dr. Pastides and Coach Tanner for their unwavering commitment to the entire Gamecock baseball program and me.  It is really neat and comforting to be surrounded by such great leadership.  South Carolina is a special place with the best fans in the country and I am fortunate to work with an […]

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South Carolina Gamecocks Baseball To Host Leadoff Dinner

South Carolina Gamecocks Baseball To Host Leadoff Dinner

Night will include panel with former Gamecock coaches Bobby Richardson, June Raines & Ray Tanner COLUMBIA, SC Dec. 15, 2014 – South Carolina baseball will host the first-ever Leadoff Dinner on Saturday, Jan. 24, 2015 at Seawell’s highlighted by a panel of former Gamecock baseball head coaches Bobby Richardson, June Raines, Ray Tanner and current Gamecock head coach Chad Holbrook. Coach Richardson, Coach Raines, Coach Tanner & Coach Holbrook have combined for 30 NCAA Regionals , 11 College World Series trips to Omaha, five national championship appearances and two national championship titles. VIP tickets that include a reception before the event are $125.  Dinner tickets are $75.  Fans who want to purchase a table of 8 for $1000 will receive […]

2014 Sigma Nu Clemson-South Carolina Game Ball Run

2014 Sigma Nu Clemson-South Carolina Game Ball Run

CLEMSON, SC Nov. 14, 2014 – Clemson’s Sigma Nu Fraternity and its presenting Sponsor PNC Bank are pleased to announce the kickoff of the annual Clemson-South Carolina Ball Run. TICKETS: Clemson Tigers vs South Carolina Gamecocks Football Since 1977 the members of both Clemson University and the University of South Carolina’s Sigma Nu Fraternity have participated in the annual Game Ball Run in which they complete a 138-mile trip with the football used in the annual gridiron matchup. The Game Ball run is a fundraising event for Clemson’s Sigma Nu’s philanthropy, Coach Swinney’s All in Team Foundation. All proceeds raised by the Clemson Sigma Nu Chapter will go to the foundation, a 501 (c) (3) non-profit organization based in upstate […]

Steve Spurrier Speaks on Lattimore

Steve Spurrier Speaks on Lattimore

GAMECOCKS WRAP UP BYE WEEK WORKOUTS South Carolina Football Practice Report COLUMBIA, SC Nov. 5, 2014 – The South Carolina Gamecocks spent Wednesday afternoon at the Bluff Road practice fields. TICKETS: South Carolina Gamecocks football (SEC) The Gamecocks (4-5, 2-5 SEC) are enjoying a bye week this week, before wrapping up the 2014 regular season with contests at Florida (Nov. 15), at home versus South Alabama (Nov. 22) and at Clemson (Nov. 29). Following Wednesday’s practice, head coach Steve Spurrier said that he spoke with Marcus Lattimore, who announced his retirement from the NFL today. “(Marcus) said his knee just didn’t come around 100 percent,” said Coach Spurrier. “It looks like he’s going to have to hang it up. I […]

South Carolina Gamecocks to Host Open Practice Monday

South Carolina Gamecocks to Host Open Practice Monday

COLUMBIA, SC Nov. 4, 2014 – South Carolina women’s basketball will host an open practice on Mon., Nov. 10, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Basketball Practice Facility (1051 Blossom Street) with an intrasquad scrimmage highlighting the day’s agenda. Fans are encouraged to bring their lunch and enjoy part or all of the practice session. The bleachers on the Assembly Street side of the facility will be pulled out for seating, which fans should access through the second-floor door as walking space at court level will be limited. The team requests that fans do not shoot video of the practice, and rules regarding camera size are the same as for games at Colonial Life Arena. TICKETS: South Carolina […]

South Carolina Gamecocks and Florida Gators to Kick at Noon

South Carolina Gamecocks and Florida Gators to Kick at Noon

SEC Network to Televise November 15 Game from the Swamp COLUMBIA, SC Nov. 3, 2014 – The University of South Carolina football team will take on the Florida Gators in a noon ET kickoff on Saturday, November 15, it was announced today. The SEC Network will televise the game nationally from Ben Hill Griffin Stadium in Gainesville, Fla. TICKETS: South Carolina Gamecocks Football Here are the SEC Football TV selections for November 15: CBS has elected to use its second six-day selection for games of Nov. 15. CBS will televise either Mississippi State at Alabama or Auburn at Georgia at 3:30 ET. ESPN will televise the game not selected by CBS at 7:15 ET. Game selections should be made no […]

Gamecock Basketball Mini Plans, Single Game Tickets On Sale

Gamecock Basketball Mini Plans, Single Game Tickets On Sale

COLUMBIA, SC Nov. 3, 2014 – South Carolina men’s and women’s single-game and mini-plan ticket packages are now on sale to the general public. For the women’s games, all tickets are now on sale for $7 for adult, and $4 for youth 17 and under. For men’s games, all single-game tickets for non-conference games are currently on sale for $20 in the lower bowl and $14 in the upper level. There are also three mini-plans available, ranging from $65 to $99. TICKETS: South Carolina Gamecocks Football TICKETS: South Carolina Gamecocks Men’s Basketball TICKETS: South Carolina Gamecock Women’s Basketball Below is detailed information on the mini-plans. Football/Basketball Combo Pack (football, men’s and women’s basketball) Football/basketball combo ticket package, which includes one […]

South Carolina Gamecocks Fall to Tennessee Volunteers in Overtime, 45-42

South Carolina Gamecocks Fall to Tennessee Volunteers in Overtime, 45-42

Pharoh Cooper accounts for four touchdowns and sets school record for receiving yards in a game with 233. Final Stats COLUMBIA, SC Nov. 1, 2014 – Despite a career night from sophomore wide receiver Pharoh Cooper, South Carolina fell to Tennessee, 45-42, at Williams-Brice Stadium on Saturday night. On first-and-10 and the Gamecocks on their own 34-yard line, junior tailback Mike Davis flipped the field after catching a short pass in the flat and took it for a 34-yard gain down to the Vols’ 32. After a 15-yard pass to Cooper, the Gamecocks went into the wildcat with Cooper taking the snaps. Facing a third-and-three, Cooper found an open hole on the right side and took the ball 11 yards into […]

South Carolina Gamecocks ready for Tennessee Volunteers

South Carolina Gamecocks ready for Tennessee Volunteers

South Carolina Football Practice Report Gamecocks vs Tennessee Game Notes COLUMBIA, SC Oct. 30, 2014 – The South Carolina Gamecocks spent Thursday afternoon at the Bluff Road practice fields. TICKETS: South Carolina Gamecocks Football (SEC) The Gamecocks (4-4, 2-4 SEC) will host the Tennessee Volunteers (3-5, 0-4 SEC) at Williams-Brice Stadium in Columbia on Saturday, November 1. The SEC Network will televise the 7:30 p.m. ET game nationally with Tom Hart and Matt Stinchcomb in the booth and Heather Mitts on the sidelines. Following Thursday’s practice, defensive coordinator Lorenzo Ward said that linebacker Skai Moore (ankle sprain) and safety Kadetrix Marcus (shoulder sprain) would not play on Saturday due to injuries. Sophomore Jonathan Walton is slated to start at the […]

Knudsen’s 89th-Minute Goal Gives Gamecocks 1-0 Win at Old Dominion

Knudsen’s 89th-Minute Goal Gives Gamecocks 1-0 Win at Old Dominion

Redshirt freshman drives home free kick from 30 yards away to keep SC perfect in C-USA road matches NORFOLK, VA Oct. 29, 2014 – South Carolina (8-8, 3-4 Conference USA) used a 89th-minute goal from redshirt freshman Mikkel Knudsen to grab its third road win in C-USA action in 2014, downing Old Dominion (7-6-1, 2-3-1 C-USA) 1-0 on Wednesday night. Knudsen set up from 30 yards away on a free kick after Old Dominion got called for a foul, one of 11 in the match. The Dane drilled the shot through the right side of the Monarchs’ wall and in for the only goal of the contest. South Carolina fired eight of its 10 shots in the second half, with […]

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