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Gamecocks gain quarterback pledge
January 1, 2015 – 12:10 am | No Comment
Gamecocks gain quarterback pledge | Test

On Wednesday, quarterback Brandon McIlwain of Newtown, Pa., announced he has committed to South Carolina. He also considered Penn State, Auburn, Florida, Duke, Cal and Virginia Tech during the recruiting process.

Miami pledge still considering Tigers
December 30, 2014 – 12:32 am | No Comment
Miami pledge still considering Tigers | Test

Defensive back Michael Jackson of Hoover, Ala., remains committed to Miami, but he’s still thinking hard about Clemson.

Shaq Roland leaves South Carolina
December 24, 2014 – 12:00 am | No Comment
Shaq Roland leaves South Carolina | Test

South Carolina coach Steve Spurrier says wide receiver Shaq Roland has left the team just days before the Duck Commander Independence Bowl.

Far from dead period for Tigers, Gamecocks
December 23, 2014 – 12:15 am | No Comment
Far from dead period for Tigers, Gamecocks | Test

The first week of the football recruiting dead period was anything but dead for Clemson and South Carolina.

Bradley: Braves make wise move to begin rebuilding
December 20, 2014 – 12:15 am | No Comment
Bradley: Braves make wise move to begin rebuilding | Test

In his song “I Like It, I Love It,” country music artist Tim McGraw summed up the effect falling in love can have on a man quite succinctly: “I ain’t seen the Braves play a game all year.”

Kornblut: South Carolina hopes to stem decommitment tide
December 16, 2014 – 12:15 am | No Comment
Kornblut: South Carolina hopes to stem decommitment tide | Test

The holiday dead period for football recruiting started Monday and will run through Jan. 14, and the break couldn’t have come at a better time for South Carolina.

Gamecocks’ Harris earns SEC honor
December 12, 2014 – 12:00 am | No Comment
Gamecocks’ Harris earns SEC honor | Test

South Carolina cornerback Al Harris Jr. has been selected by the league’s 14 coaches to the SEC all-freshman squad, it was announced Thursday.

Coveted defensive lineman to make decision
December 10, 2014 – 12:05 am | No Comment
Coveted defensive lineman to make decision | Test

Defensive lineman Albert Huggins of Orangeburg-Wilkinson will announce his decision between Clemson and Georgia on Friday at 11 a.m. at his school’s auditorium.

South Carolina brief: Trio of Gamecocks honored
December 10, 2014 – 12:00 am | No Comment
South Carolina brief: Trio of Gamecocks honored | Test

South Carolina senior offensive lineman A.J. Cann, sophomore receiver Pharoh Cooper and sophomore place-kicker Elliott Fry were named to the Coaches’ All-SEC team, it was announced Tuesday.

Spurrier: Things “status quo” with Gamecocks
December 9, 2014 – 12:20 am | No Comment
Spurrier: Things “status quo” with Gamecocks | Test

When Steve Spurrier took his place behind the microphone for the first time since the end of the regular season Sunday evening, it didn’t take long for the speculation surrounding his coaching staff to come front and center.

Fennell reveals Gamecock pledge
December 6, 2014 – 12:00 am | No Comment
Fennell reveals Gamecock pledge | Test

inebacker Daniel Fennell decided Friday was a good day to reveal something he had finalized more than a week ago — a commitment to South Carolina.

Huggins continues to mull decision
December 3, 2014 – 12:15 am | No Comment
Huggins continues to mull decision | Test

Defensive lineman Albert Huggins of Orangeburg-Wilkinson is the state’s top uncommitted senior prospect. He has slow played his recruiting all year, but with plans on graduating early and enrolling in college in January, the recruiting pace is quickening for him.

Tigers take aim at ending Carolina’s streak
November 28, 2014 – 12:35 am | No Comment
Tigers take aim at ending Carolina’s streak | Test

Though it’s been only six years, it feels like ages ago that a young interim head coach was carried off the field to conclude a cold, rainy afternoon at Memorial Stadium.

Greg Oliver: Tigers seek to reverse recent misfortunes
November 28, 2014 – 12:20 am | No Comment
Greg Oliver: Tigers seek to reverse recent misfortunes | Test

This year’s annual Clemson-South Carolina football tilt won’t be played at night and will be overshadowed nationally by other rivalry games being played Saturday. Just don’t say that to the players, coaches or fans the game has less meaning this year.

Gamecocks pick up receiver pledge
November 25, 2014 – 12:05 am | No Comment
Gamecocks pick up receiver pledge | Test

When senior wide receiver Christian Owens (6-5, 210) of Griffin, Ga., decommitted from Georgia earlier this month, he quickly declared a commitment to South Carolina, but then backtracked from the pledge, saying he needed to make his official visit first.

Huggins weighs Clemson, Georgia, among others
November 19, 2014 – 12:10 am | No Comment
Huggins weighs Clemson, Georgia, among others | Test

Shrine Bowl defensive end Albert Huggins of Orangeburg-Wilkinson took an official visit to Georgia over the weekend. It was his first official visit, and it may be his only one.

Gamecocks hit, Tigers miss on signing day
November 13, 2014 – 12:15 am | No Comment
Gamecocks hit, Tigers miss on signing day | Test

On Nov. 12, 1984, twins Perry and Terry Dozier of Baltimore announced a commitment to Bill Foster and the South Carolina basketball program. Thirty years to the day, Perry’s son P.J., one of the nation’s most touted point guards, announced a commitment to Frank Martin and the Gamecocks.

Gamecocks to get Anderson back this week
November 13, 2014 – 12:05 am | No Comment
Gamecocks to get Anderson back this week | Test

After suffering an injury to his left triceps muscle that caused him to miss the last two games, tight end Rory Anderson is expected to be back in action Saturday when South Carolina travels to face Florida.