South Carolina Sports

Former Gamecock Jackie Bradley Jr. Homers, Red Sox Win Big Over Twins

Boston Red Sox’s Jackie Bradley Jr., right, celebrates with Xander Bogaerts after Bradley’s three-run home run off Minnesota Twins pitcher Kyle Gibson in the first inning of a baseball game Saturday, June 11, 2016, in Minneapolis. (AP Photo/Jim Mone) MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — In this Boston Red Sox lineup that’s packed with potent bats, Xander Bogaerts has fast become the best…

Watch: Gamecock Baseball battles rain ahead of Regional

COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO)– As the Gameococks prepared for the regional against Rhode Island Friday, they also battled some summer showers. The field at Founders Park had to be covered as the rain came down. ABC Columbia’s Mike Gillespie reports from Founders park. Game time set for 7pm. Stay with ABC COLUMBIA for updates, coverage and highlights.

SC Hall of Fame Inducts 2016 Honorees

COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO)–USC Basketball’s best is now part of the State of South Carolina’s best. B-J McKie headlines this year’s new class of South Carolina Athletic Hall of Fame inductees. The ceremony taking place Monday. McKie sets the USC school scoring record and helped the Gaemcocks win their only SEC Championshop almost 20 years ago. The Irmo High School All…

WATCH: What Coach Boom Thinks of That Nickname

Part Two of Ben Hoover's exclusive one-on-one with Gamecocks Head Football Coach Will Muschamp

COLUMBIA, S.C. (WOLO) — He’s intense yet laid back. He can also be off the cuff but in his next breath mean business. Will Muschamp may very well have the most high stress and high profile job in the entire state of South Carolina. But, as ABC Columbia’s Ben Hoover found out when he paid a visit to the new…

ABC Columbia Exclusive: One-on-One with Coach Boom

He's intense yet laid back. He can also be off the cuff but in his next breath mean business. Will Muschamp left nothing on the table when he went one-on-one with our Ben Hoover.

COLUMBIA, S.C. (WOLO) — He’s intense yet laid back. He can also be off the cuff but in his next breath mean business. Will Muschamp may very well have the most high stress and high profile job in the entire state of South Carolina. ABC Columbia’s Ben Hoover found out when he paid a visit to the new head coach’s…

Tiffany Mitchell Selected to take part in 3 Point Championships

South Carolina senior guard Tiffany Mitchell has been selected to the women’s 3-point roster for the 28th annual State Farm College Slam Dunk & 3-Point Championships at Berry Center in Cypress, Texas, on March 31, Intersport announced today. The Gamecocks’ second-leading scorer will be one of eight women chosen for the event that will air live on ESPN at 9…

Three Gamecocks earn All American Honors

South Carolina sophomore forward A’ja Wilson earned First-Team All-America honors from the Associated Press today, becoming the second-straight Gamecock to capture a spot among the nation’s top five players. Senior guard Tiffany Mitchell was named to the second team, her third-straight season being recognized by the AP, and junior center Alaina Coates picked up honorable mention status. It is the…

Gamecock Senior Carrera to take part in Latin America Select Team at Final Four

(USC SID)– Gamecock senior forward Michael Carrera will participate with the inaugural Latin America Select Team at the 2016 Final Four. Carrera, a native of Venezuela, had a standout senior season at Carolina, leading the Gamecocks in points (14.5) and rebounds (7.7) per game. The Select Team will be featured at several events during the Final Four weekend in Houston….