The Gamecocks picked up a big SEC series victory last weekend against LSU and USC will be taking on their second consecutive top-ten foe, as the Vanderbilt Commodores come to Columbia for a three-game series at Carolina Stadium.
Vanderbilt enters the weekend at 39-6 overall and boasts a 19-2 record in SEC play. The Commodores are ranked number-one in the nation by Collegiate Baseball.
Vanderbilt and South Carolina last faced each other in the 2012 SEC Tournament, when the Commodores eeked out a 3-2 win. South Carolina has not lost a series to Vanderbilt in Columbia since 2008.
Yesterday USC head baseball coach Chad Holbrook addressed the media concerning the big series at Carolina Stadium.
Earlier in the afternoon Vandy head man Tim Corbin joined KMac and Bill Gunter on SportsTalk First Edition on SportsRadio 560 TheTeam to preview the series.
First pitch of game 1 between USC and Vanderbilt is tonight at 7:00.