Less than 24 hours after a miserable performance in a loss to Illinois State, USC bounced back in a big way defeating UTEP 80-56 in day two of the Puerto Rico Tip-Off at Coastal Carolina’s HTC Center. The Gamecocks improved to 3-1 and will play Sunday at 2:00 PM in the fifth place game.
DL Rick Sandidge has been a frequent visitor to USC games this season. He’s been to four and Thursday night he confirmed plans for a fifth. He will be among the prospects on hand for the Clemson game, on an unofficial visit, and said his family and a couple of teammates will join him.
Clemson shot 49 percent from the field and had four players in double figures as the Tigers defeated Ohio, 81-76, in their opening round game at the Charleston Classic.
USC never found its shot and never led in the game in falling to Illinois State 69-65 Thursday afternoon in the Puerto Rico Shootout at the HTC Center at Coastal Carolina. The Gamecocks shot a miserable 29.5% for the game against a 2-3 zone they could never solve over 40 minutes.
Twelve seniors will take the field at Memorial Stadium for the last time on Saturday, and the final time Tiger fans will see three key contributors in Death Valley.
Florida State commitment DB Israel Mukuamu of Bossier City, LA continues to hear from USC. He took an official visit with the Gamecocks October 6th and there’s a chance he might return.
DE Dorian Gerald of the College of the Canyons JC, CA was scheduled for his official visit to USC this coming weekend. Then on Monday he learned his team would be playing in a bowl game this weekend, so he had to cancel the visit this weekend. He said he talked with recruiter Lance Thompson […]
The last time USC faced a triple option FCS program in late November in Columbia, things didn’t go well for the home team. The Gamecocks lost to The Citadel that 2015 afternoon at Williams-Brice yielding 350 rushing yards and making a Bulldog legend out of Columbia native Tyler Renew who had 174 yards on the […]
The Clemson Tigers offense has had only one 250-yard passing game since the start of October, and that’s just fine with Head Coach Dabo Swinney.
The early basketball signing period ends Wednesday and no one outside the Zion Williamson inner circle knows what the 6-6 standout from Spartanburg Day plans to do. He opened his season Tuesday night scoring 45 points in a loss to Christ School in Arden, NC. Afterwards, reporters were barred by his stepfather from asking recruiting […]