Recruiting
Phil Kornblut

#STRecruiting: McLeod excited about next trip to see #Gamecocks

2023 DT Xavier McLeod (6-5 320) of Camden plans to be at USC’s junior day Saturday, weather permitting. The snowfall Friday night and the icy

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Recruiting
Phil Kornblut

#STRecruiting Notebook 1-21

Clemson is playing host to four official visitors this weekend. They are SAF Kylon Griffin of Montgomery, AL, RB Andrew Paul of Dallas, LB Kobe

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Recruiting
Phil Kornblut

#STRecruiting: Beamer Thursday visits his top QB target for 2023

USC head coach Shane Beamer along with offensive coordinator/quarterbacks coach Marcus Satterfield and tight ends coach Erik Kimrey made a stop at Brookwood High School

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Recruiting
Phil Kornblut

#STRecruiting: Florida safety loving #Gamecocks after Thursday visit

The USC coaching staff was on the road recruiting Thursday, but that didn’t stop 2023 SAF Cameron Upshaw (6-1 165) of Perry, FL from making

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USC
Phil Kornblut

#Gamecocks baseball coach Mark Kingston previews his 2022 team on SportsTalk (AUDIO)

Full team practice for college baseball teams commences a week from Friday. For USC coach Mark Kingston, he will be going into his fifth season

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Recruiting
Phil Kornblut

#STRecruiting: Florida safety feeling the love from the #Gamecocks

2023 SAF Jaremiah Anglin Jr. (6-2 180) of Lake Wales, FL had planned to visit USC last weekend, but he had to postpone the visit

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Recruiting
Phil Kornblut

#STRecruiting: #Clemson next stop for Alabama safety

SAF Kylon Griffin (6-1 180) of Montgomery, AL made an official visit to Nebraska last weekend. The end of this month he will take an

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Recruiting
Phil Kornblut

#STRecruiting Notebook 1-19

USC coach Shane Beamer issued a commitment alert on Twitter Wednesday morning. “GREAT start to a Wednesday!! Hopping on a plane now but before I

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Recruiting
Phil Kornblut

#STRecruiting: Sampson learned more about #Gamecocks on latest visit

DT Keith Sampson Jr. (6-3 285) of New Bern, NC Saturday named a top five of USC, Clemson, NC State, Ohio State and Georgia. But

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Clemson
Phil Kornblut

#Clemson fades in the final minutes of 91-78 loss at Syracuse (AUDIO)

Syracuse turned a tight game with Clemson into a comfortable win finishing with a 13-6 run on their way to a 91-78 victory at the

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USC
Chris Burgin

Huge second half run propels Arkansas past the #Gamecocks 75-59 (AUDIO)

An 18-1 run to start the second half spelled doom for the South Carolina men’s basketball team on Tuesday as Arkansas rallied for a 75-59

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Recruiting
Phil Kornblut

#STRecruiting Notebook 1-18

The USC men’s basketball team will be back at home Saturday afternoon to face Georgia. It’s likely Frank Martin will have several recruits in the

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Recruiting
Phil Kornblut

#STRecruiting: Carroll confirms renewed contact from #Gamecocks

When Lovasea Carroll went into the NCAA Transfer Portal last week after one season as a reserve defensive back at Georgia, speculation sprang up immediately

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USC
Phil Kornblut

Beamer recognized for success in first season with #Gamecocks

USC’s Shane Beamer and Tennessee’s Josh Heupel were named Monday night co-winners of the Steve Spurrier First Year Coach of the Year. The award is

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Clemson
Phil Kornblut

#STRecruiting: QB Hunter Johnson returning to #Clemson for final season

Clemson coach Dabo Swinney has made his first acquisition from the NCAA Transfer Portal, and it’s a familiar name. QB Hunter Johnson (6-2 215) of

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Clemson
Chris Burgin

Brad Brownell looks ahead to Syracuse, while hoping to learn from Saturday #Clemson (AUDIO)

For thirteen minutes, things were quite rosy for the Clemson men’s basketball team. The Tigers roared out of the starting blocks to lead by as

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USC
Phil Kornblut

Martin expects team to bounce back at Arkansas Tuesday night (AUDIO) #Gamecocks

USC basketball coach Frank Martin, talking with the media on a Zoom call Monday morning, revealed he and his players had a heart-to-heart meeting before

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Recruiting
Phil Kornblut

#STRecruiting: Big Florida defensive tackle impressed by #Gamecocks on first visit

DT Jordan Hall (6-4 300) of Jacksonville was among the 2023 prospects on hand for the USC junior day Saturday, and he left Columbia with

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Recruiting
Phil Kornblut

#STRecruiting Weekend Notebook 1/15-1/16 (UPDATED Sunday night)

2023 LB Grayson Howard of Jacksonville plans to visit Clemson January 29th. He was scheduled to be at USC this past Saturday and is set

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Recruiting
Phil Kornblut

#STRecruiting: Lawson holds off on #Clemson commitment for now

DE Jahiem Lawson (6-4 215) of Daniel was one of three official visitors Clemson had over the weekend. Two, CB Myles Oliver and WR Cole

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USC
Phil Kornblut

Listen to #Gamecocks coach Dawn Staley following win at Arkansas (AUDIO)

The top ranked USC women withstood a fourth quarter Arkansas rally in taking a 61-52 win over the Razorbacks Sunday afternoon Fayetteville. The Gamecocks built

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Clemson
Phil Kornblut

#STRecruiting: Georgia corner commits to #Clemson

CB Myles Oliver (6-1 170) of Douglasville, GA had a big weekend at Clemson. He arrived on Friday for his official visit without an offer.

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Clemson
Phil Kornblut

#STRecruiting: Turner legacy to continue at #Clemson with Cole Turner

Clemson coach Dabo Swinney raised eyebrows in recruiting circles on Signing Day of 2016 when he announced little known safety Nolan Turner of Vestavia Hills,

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Recruiting
Phil Kornblut

#STRecruiting: Florida PK to join #Gamecocks

PK Parker White is departing USC as the school’s all-time leading scorer, so there will be open competition to replace him for 2022. A new

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Clemson
Phil Kornblut

Xavier Thomas announces return to #Clemson for 2022 season

Opposing offensive lines are going to have to deal with Clemson’s collection of treacherous defensive ends for at least one more season. Saturday night, Xavier

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Clemson
Phil Kornblut

Boston College rallies from 23 down, beats #Clemson 70-68 (AUDIO)

Clemson has blown several big leads this season, but none bigger than the one they lost to Boston College Saturday night at Littlejohn Coliseum. The

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USC
Matt Smith

Gators clamp down on #Gamecocks 71-63 (AUDIO)

The Gamecocks shooting was as frigid as the Columbia air, Saturday, as South Carolina’s offense faltered in a 71-63 loss to Florida at Colonial Life

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Recruiting
Phil Kornblut

#STRecruiting: Miller gives the latest after his visit with #Gamecocks

Speedy RB Dante Miller (5-9 185), a grad transfer from Columbia who was First Team All-Ivy League in 2021, made an unofficial visit to USC

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USC
Phil Kornblut

Beamer announces Lucas as new DE coach, talks recruiting and team during Zoom session with media (AUDIO)

USC football coach Shane Beamer Friday announced the hiring of Orangeburg native Sterling Lucas as his new defensive ends coach replacing Mike Peterson who left

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Recruiting
Phil Kornblut

#STRecruiting: Two more transfer targets to visit #Gamecocks Friday

USC had great success recruiting the NCAA Transfer Portal last weekend. Four targets visited and all four committed. Friday, two more players with transfer intentions

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Recruiting
Phil Kornblut

#STRecruiting: #Gamecocks offer big North Carolina linemen who also has #Clemson interest (UPDATED with Clemson offer)

South Carolina’s newest offer for the 2023 recruiting class went out Thursday night to a name familiar to the coaching staff. OT Sam Pendleton (6-4

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USC
Phil Kornblut

Top-ranked #Gamecocks ride Aggies out of Columbia 65-45 (AUDIO)

The South Carolina women remain unbeaten in 2022 running their winning streak to four with a 65-45 win over Texas A&M Thursday night at the

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Recruiting
Phil Kornblut

#STRecruiting Notebook 1-13

Clemson offered 2023 WR Noah Rogers (6-1 180) of Rolesville, NC. Some other offers are USC, Virginia Tech, Wake Forest, West Virginia, Oregon, Tennessee, Notre

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Recruiting
Phil Kornblut

#STRecruiting: Ford will have a better idea on his schools Friday

2023 LB Troy Ford Jr. (6-2 233) of Savannah will take the next step in the recruiting process Friday when he announces his top eight

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Recruiting
Phil Kornblut

#STRecruiting: Rhames will be with the #Gamecocks Saturday

Sumter 2023 DE Montague Rhames (6-6 240) has a name, and a game, that really standout. Rhames was part of Sumter’s outstanding defense last season

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Clemson
Phil Kornblut

#Clemson can’t find the mark in South Bend, falls to Notre Dame 72-56 (AUDIO)

Clemson suffered thru one of its worst shooting nights of the season Wednesday night at Notre Dame in a 72-56 loss. The Tigers shot 34%

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Recruiting
Phil Kornblut

#STRecruiting: Speedy Florida receiver has strong interest in #Gamecocks

USC receivers coach Justin Stepp continues to address the need for speed at his position, and one prospect he feels would bring plenty of that

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USC
Phil Kornblut

#Gamecocks worst traits exposed in 66-46 loss at Tennessee (AUDIO)

Going into Tuesday night’s game at Tennessee, USC coach Frank Martin said his guys would have to cut down on turnovers and fouls to have

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Recruiting
Phil Kornblut

#STRecruiting: After missing on top target, #Clemson now focused on next running back priority

Clemson had hoped to land RB Trevor Etienne of Jennings, LA Saturday when he made his college decision public just prior to the kickoff of

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Recruiting
Phil Kornblut

#STRecruiting Notebook 1-11

Calhoun County ATH RJ Brunson said he most likely will accept a PWO offer from USC made to him last week by secondary coach Torrian

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Recruiting
Phil Kornblut

#STRecruiting: Transfer running back gives Gamecocks a commitment sweep of weekend visitors

Four official visitors from the NCAA Transfer Portal for USC over the weekend, and now four commitments. Running back Christian Beal-Smith (5-9 190), formerly of

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Recruiting
Phil Kornblut

#STRecruiting: Transfer wide receiver commits to #Gamecocks

A third transfer prospect who made an official visit to USC over the weekend has announced a commitment to the Gamecocks. WR Antwane Wells (6-1

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Clemson
Chris Burgin

Brad Brownell chats up road trip to Notre Dame #Clemson (AUDIO)

The Clemson Tigers are enjoying a good stretch of basketball having won five of their last six, including a 70-65 win at NC State on

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USC
Phil Kornblut

#Gamecocks Martin previews Tuesday’s matchup with Tennessee (AUDIO)

USC continues a two-game swing through the Volunteer State Tuesday night with a matchup with 22nd ranked Tennessee in Knoxville. The Gamecocks are coming off

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Recruiting
Phil Kornblut

#STRecruiting: Transfer safety commits to #Gamecocks

A second commitment from the weekend of transfer visitors to USC has come forward to claim one of the three Shane Beamer alerts. SAF Devonni

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Clemson
Phil Kornblut

#Clemson corner Andrew Booth announces future plans

In three seasons, Clemson CB Andrew Booth Jr. played his way played his way into a first round NFL Draft projection. Sunday night, Booth announced

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USC
Phil Kornblut

Top-ranked #Gamecocks claim another top twenty victory 74-54 over #20 Kentucky (AUDIO)

USC defeated a top-20 ranked opponent for the 8th time this season Sunday afternoon dominating 20th ranked Kentucky 74-54 in Columbia. The Gamecocks used a

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Clemson
Phil Kornblut

Jordan McFadden announces return to #Clemson for 2022

Clemson had some issues on the interior of the offensive line in 2021, but the flanks were solid with Jordan McFadden at left tackle and

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Recruiting
Phil Kornblut

#STRecruiting: Dawkins says #Gamecocks defensive scheme the best fit for him moving forward

With the freedom to move from school to school thru the NCAA Transfer Portal, a player can find what he feels is a better fit

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Clemson
Matt Smith

#Clemson bounces back with road win at NC State, 70-65 (AUDIO)

Tigers forward P.J. Hall came up with a brilliant performance to carry Clemson past NC State 70-65 in Raleigh, Saturday. Hall poured in 20 points

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