Get caught up on everything that went down in college baseball with our weekend roundup from all of the major programs around the state. From USC and Clemson, to Coastal Carolina and College of Charleston, we have you covered.
Florence native DE Xavier Thomas of IMG Academy in Florida Sunday attended The Opening tryout in Orlando and for the first time in several weeks spoke on his recruiting. Thomas told Jeff Sentell of SECCountry’s DawgNation he is 99% certain he will go to either USC or Clemson with Alabama holding the final 1% chip.
Another Saturday of college hoops is in the rear view mirror and there is plenty to unpack. USC fans are getting a little antsy after the Gamecocks suffered their second straight loss and their third setback in the past four games Saturday night at Vanderbilt. Meanwhile, Clemson’s already thin NCAA Tournament chances took a blow […]
Need a football fix? Then Myrtle Beach was the place to be Friday. The annual SC High School Football Coaches Association Clinic was held at the Crown Reef Resort. Will Muschamp and several members of his USC staff were there Thursday night and Friday as were several members of Dabo Swinney’s Clemson staff. Swinney was […]
Losing on Opening Day is becoming old hat to Clemson. Friday the Tigers dropped their fourth straight season opener 6-4 to Wright State in front of 5683 fans at Doug Kingsmore Stadium. A three run seventh allowed the visitors to overcome a 3-2 Clemson lead. Reliever Tyler Jackson took the loss. Second baseman Grayson […]
The USC baseball team opened its season with a 7-1 win over UNC-Greensboro in front of a sellout crowd Friday at Founders Park. Clarke Schmidt pitched into the 7th inning to earn the win on the mound; TJ Hopkins had three hits, drove in two and scored a pair of runs to lead the Gamecock […]
Clemson coach Dabo Swinney announced Friday afternoon graduate student defensive tackle Scott Pagano has decided to transfer for his final season of eligibility. Swinney, in a statement, said Pagano met with him Thursday and told him of his intentions. Swinney said he asked Pagano to sleep on his decision and talk with him again today.
Clemson loses one of its best tight ends ever in Jordan Leggett and did not sign a tight end in the 2017 class. That won’t be the case in 2018 as the Tigers are looking at several candidates for the position highlighted by highly coveted Mustapha Muhammad (6-5 235) of Missouri City, TX. The Tigers […]
DL Dantrell Barkley (6-4 295) of Independence JC, KS is not well known, yet, in recruiting circles, but that might change in the months to come. USC recruiter Bobby Bentley has known about Barkley since he was in high school in Kannapolis, NC and Thursday he talked with Will Muschamp and defensive line coach Lance […]
Another installment of USC baseball hits the field this week with the 5th ranked Gamecocks opening their season against UNC Greensboro. Here’s a few things you need to know and can expect as you embark on your college baseball journey with the Yardcocks.