COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — One of South Carolina's most experienced forwards in Alanzo Frink will miss the rest of the men's basketball season due to medical reasons.
No. 11 seed Arkansas (20-12, 8-11) vs. No. 6 seed South Carolina (18-13, 10-8)
Southeastern Conference Tourney Second Round, Bridgestone Arena, Nashville, Tennessee; Thursday, 8:30 p.m....
South Carolina (18-12, 10-7) vs. Vanderbilt (10-20, 2-15)
Memorial Gym, Nashville, Tennessee; Saturday, 12:30 a.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: South Carolina goes for the season sweep over...
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — South Carolina forward Maik Kotsar scored 20 points on his Senior Night and pushed the Gamecocks to an 83-71 win over Mississippi State on Tuesday.
Mississippi State (19-10, 10-6) vs. South Carolina (17-12, 9-7)
Colonial Life Arena, Columbia, South Carolina; Tuesday, 6:30 p.m. EST
South Carolina (17-11, 9-6) vs. Alabama (15-13, 7-8)
Coleman Coliseum, Tuscaloosa, Alabama; Saturday, 8:30 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: SEC foes meet as South Carolina matches up against...
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — South Carolina senior Maik Kotsar scored five points and drew the game-clinching charge in overtime on Wednesday as South Carolina outlasted Georgia 94-90.
LSU (18-8, 9-4) vs. South Carolina (16-10, 8-5)
Colonial Life Arena, Columbia, South Carolina; Saturday, 6 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: LSU visits South Carolina in a SEC matchup. Each team...
STARKVILLE, Miss. (AP) — South Carolina made it interesting in the final seconds. But Mississippi State held on long enough to get a crucial Southeastern Conference victory.
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — South Carolina’s Maik Kotsar swished four free throws in the final 21 seconds to deliver an improbable 63-61 win over Tennessee on Saturday.
Texas A&M (11-10, 5-4) vs. South Carolina (13-9, 5-4)
Colonial Life Arena, Columbia, South Carolina; Saturday, 1 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Texas A&M seeks revenge on South Carolina after...
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Maik Kotsar, a senior and the last player left from South Carolina's Final Four run of 2017, had his best game of the season. Gamecocks coach Frank Martin says a big assist...
FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (AP) — A.J. Lawson scored 19 points for South Carolina and the Gamecocks never trailed but needed an Arkansas missed 3-pointer at the buzzer for a 79-77 victory on Wednesday...
South Carolina (10-7, 2-2) vs. No. 16 Auburn (15-2, 3-2)
Auburn Arena, Auburn, Alabama; Wednesday, 7 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: No. 16 Auburn presents a tough challenge for South Carolina....
COLLEGE STATION, Texas (AP) — South Carolina coach Frank Martin figured shooting would be a team strength this year.
“Then the season hit, and we couldn’t make a shot to save our lives,”...
Florida (9-4, 1-0) vs. South Carolina (8-5, 0-0)
Colonial Life Arena, Columbia, South Carolina; Tuesday, 7 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: SEC foes meet as Florida battles South Carolina....
Stetson (5-9) vs. South Carolina (8-4)
Colonial Life Arena, Columbia, South Carolina; Monday, 3 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Two guards will be on display as Rob Perry and Stetson will face...
South Carolina (6-4) vs. Clemson (5-4)
Littlejohn Coliseum, Clemson, South Carolina; Sunday, 5 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: South Carolina and Clemson look to bounce back from losses. South...
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Maik Kotsar is confident, and South Carolina loves it.
The senior forward and four-year starter was in double figures for the fifth straight game on Sunday, leading the...
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — The only Southeastern Conference team with a losing record in nonconference play is now on top of the league.
Maik Kotsar scored a career-high 25 points and had nine rebounds to lead South Carolina to an 87-82 overtime upset of No. 14 Mississippi State on Tuesday.
GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — A precision pass the length of the court. A grown-man seal against two defenders. A dunk that stunned the home crowd and sent the South Carolina bench into a frenzy.
It was a final play executed to perfection.
Chris Silva's slam following a full-court pass from Felipe Haase with 2.5 seconds remaining gave South Carolina a 71-69 victory over Florida in the Southeastern Conference opener for both teams Saturday night.
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Senior guard Hassani Gravett and freshman guard A.J. Lawson scored 18 points apiece and South Carolina whipped Norfolk State 81-64 Tuesday night in its final tuneup before the conclusion of the Naismith Memorial Hall of Fame Tipoff.
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Maik Kotsar can't forget South Carolina's run to the Final Four his freshman season. He believes the Gamecocks are motivated for more March Madness success this year.
Kotsar, the 6-foot-11 junior, played a significant role in driving South Carolina to its first ever national semifinals in 2017. He thought the team would build on that unprecedented run, but instead failed to reach the postseason after a 17-16 season.
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Frank Booker was 5 for 9 from 3-point range and scored 17 points to lead South Carolina to a 74-45 victory over Limestone on Wednesday.
Freshman David Beatty added 16 points for the Gamecocks (9-3) while Maik Kotsar had 13.
South Carolina closed the first half on a 17-2 run to take a 34-25 lead. The Gamecocks scored the first 12 points of the second half to take control.
Kenny Hairston had 14 points for the Division II Saints (6-8) and T.J. Shappard added 12.
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Freshman Justin Minaya scored 17 points, Chris Silva had 12 of his 14 points in the second half and South Carolina defeated UMass 76-70 on Saturday.
Silva, coming off a two-point performance in a Thursday loss to Temple at Madison Square Garden, was in foul trouble for most of the game. He and Maik Kotsar entered the game with 5:40 remaining with four fouls apiece and Silva delivered back-to-back dunks in 34 seconds to put USC up by six.
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — South Carolina doubled down on a season opening victory, claiming a 78-60 home win Monday night over Western Michigan in its second encounter.
The Gamecocks managed to get a bit of breathing room late in the first half, opening a nine-point lead at the break. They remained on top throughout the second half, gradually increasing the lead.
SPARTANBURG, S.C. (AP) — Frank Booker has had a lot to learn in a short amount of time with South Carolina. The graduate transfer looks like he's figuring things out at the right time for the Gamecocks.
Booker, who's played at Oklahoma and Florida Atlantic before joining the Gamecocks, scored 12 points off three 3-pointers in South Carolina's 73-52 rout of Wofford on Friday night.
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — South Carolina
Last season: 26-11, first Final Four appearance.
Coach: Frank Martin.
Who's gone: G Sindarius Thorwell (senior), G Duane Notice (senior), G Justin McKie (senior), G P.J. Dozier (left for NBA draft after sophomore season), G Rakym Felder (dismissed after second arrest on assault charges in less than year).
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Freshman Rakym Felder is starting to feel more comfortable in South Carolina's offense. He showed that Tuesday night against Lander.
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Sindarius Thornwell scored 22 points and South Carolina cruised to a 92-50 victory over South Carolina State on Friday night.
Playing their fourth game in eight days, the Gamecocks (4-0) took control of the game early against their neighbors from nearby Orangeburg.
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — South Carolina
Last season: 25-9, lost in second round of the NIT.
Coach: Frank Martin.
Who's gone: F Michael Carrera, a first-team all-SEC selection last year, F Mindaugus Kacinas, C Laimonis Chatkevicious, G Marcus Stroman, G Jamall Gregory, F Raymond Doby, F Eric Cobb.