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  1. SOUTH CAROLINA (0-0) MEN'S BASKETBALL VS LIBERTY FLAMES (1-1) KANSAS CITY - South Carolina (0-0) opens the 2020-21 season on Saturday when it faces Liberty (1-1) at the Hall of Fame Classic in Kansas City. Tip time versus the Flames is set for 4 p.m. ET, with the matchup set to be broadcast on ESPNEWS with Chuckie Kempf (play-by-play) and Mark Adams (analyst) on the call, while Derek Scott (play-by-play) and Casey Manning (analyst) will handle the call for the Gamecock Radio Network. GAME INFORMATION Arena: T-Mobile Center (18,972) Broadcast: ESPNEWS Play-By-Play: Chuckie Kempf Analyst: Mark Adams Radio: Gamecock Radio Network In Columbia: 98.5 FM Play-By-Play: Derek Scott Analyst: Casey Manning Sirius: - | XM: - | Internet: 983 Watch: WatchESPN/ESPN App Live Stats: GamecocksOnline.com Series: First Meeting Neutral Site Series: 0-0 Series Trend: First Meeting TIPOFF NOTABLES > South Carolina opens its 113th season of varsity basketball on Saturday vs. Liberty in Kansas City at the Hall of Fame Classic. > The Gamecocks are 83-29 all-time in season openers and the Gamecocks have not lost a season lidlifter since suffering a 73-67 loss to Tennessee Tech to open the 2000-01 campaign. The Gamecocks posted a 77-55 win over North Alabama in last season's opener. Frank Martin is 13-0 in season lidlifters during his career as a head coach (5-0 at Kansas State, 8-0 at Carolina). > Head coach Frank Martin is in his ninth season leading the Gamecocks in 2020-21. He is joined by assistant coaches Will Bailey, Chuck Martin and Bruce Shingler, while Andy Assaley is the director of operations for the squad. > A pair of Gamecocks collected preseason honors from both the media and SEC coaches in the last two weeks. Junior guard AJ Lawson earned preseason All-SEC Second-Team accolades from the media, while Lawson (First Team) and Couisnard (Second Team) were honored by the SEC coaches on the preseason teams. > South Carolina returns a core group from last season's squad that finished the shortened campaign with an 18-13 overall record. The Gamecocks return three of their top five scorers, including Lawson (13.4 ppg), Couisnard (12.1 ppg) and junior forward Keyshawn Bryant (9.1 ppg). Junior forward Justin Minaya, who missed nine games last season due to injury, added 7.8 points per game in 2019-20. https://gamecocksonline.com/news/2020/11/27/gamecocks-face-liberty-in-season-opener-saturday.aspx
  2. Saw some stuff out there on Frink in the last few days (see links below). He's one guy that I'm REALLY excited to see this season. I've been big on him for a while, but his skillset is unique, and the kid is a bruiser. If the article proves true, and he's increased his strength significantly and he's moving his feet even better... man the ceiling is pretty high for what he can do for us. I cannot WAIT to see the 2020-21 Gamecocks in action! Article: https://southcarolina.rivals.com/news/frink-ready-to-step-up-as-vocal-leader-this-season?mc_cid=52e6b9481b&mc_eid=926c47d764 Player Page: https://gamecocksonline.com/sports/mens-basketball/roster/alanzo-frink/7379 Media Availability video:
  3. Per tweet from ESPN's Jeff Goodman, Jair Bolden will not be returning to the Gamecocks, opting instead to transfer as a graduate transfer.
  4. South Carolina uses strong first half to top Texas A&M, 74-54 Couisnard (19) and Lawson (18) lead the way for Gamecocks at home Feb. 08, 2020 Jermaine Couisnard scored 19 points and AJ Lawson 18 as South Carolina used a big first-half run to put away Texas A&M 74-54 on Saturday.Couisnard and Lawson combined for six of the Gamecocks' eight 3-pointers to win their fourth straight over the Aggies (11-11, 5-5 Southeastern Conference). (VIEW ARTICLE)
  5. Fox has the Gamecocks on the bubble. Lots of work ahead winning type work that is.
  6. Gamecocks rides balance, strong defense in rout of Missouri February 01, 2020, | GCF Staff Report A combination of superior defense and a balanced offense led the Gamecocks to a 76-54 rout of Missouri on Saturday at Colonial Life Arena. It was the conclusion to a series of performances that once again has the Gamecocks looking capable of a run to the postseason. (VIEW ARTICLE)
  7. Carolina Calls last night here is the latest on sophomore wing Keyshawn Bryant (head) and freshman guard Trae Hannibal (ankle) January 24, 2020 Frank Martin said. "Trae was running around on the side today. Anything that was non competitive he was a part of in practice," On Keyshawn. "Keyshawn was able to practice anything competitive on the half court. They didn't want him running up and down, just on the half court. Keyshawn looked normal and didn't look like he was bothered at any time. LATEST STATUS UPDATE FOR SOUTH CAROLINA VS VANDERBILT Keyshawn not cleared yet. Martin said, I'm sure I'll get a call from Mark (our trainer) after the show as I'm driving home and he'll give me an update as to how Key reacted. Trae is cleared. Martin added."It becomes about pain tolerance. He has to be at peace with his ankle."
  8. GAMECOCK-GAMEDAY THREAD: South Carolina vs. Auburn ***Jan. 22, 2020 at 7:00pm.*** **Jan. 22, 2020 - Wednesday, 7:00 p.m.** South Carolina Gamecocks vs. Auburn Tigers Here you go free to listen if not near a radio or TV ---------------------------------------------- GAME NOTES (PDF) LIVE STATS WATCH COLUMBIA, S.C. - South Carolina (10-7, 2-2 SEC) looks for its third-straight conference win when it travels to face No. 16/16 Auburn (15-2, 3-2 SEC) on Wednesday night at Auburn Arena. Tip time is set for 7 p.m. ET on ESPNU for the matchup between the Gamecocks and Tigers.GAME INFOArena: Auburn Arena (9,121)Broadcast: ESPNU Play-By-Play: Tom Hart Analyst: Andy KennedyRadio: Gamecock Radio Network In Columbia: 107.5 The Game Play-By-Play: Derek Scott Analyst: Casey Manning SIRIUS: - | XM: 382 | INTERNET: 972Watch: WatchESPN/ESPN AppLive Stats: GamecocksOnline.comTickets: Auburn Arena Box OfficeSeries: Auburn leads, 25-19 In Auburn: Auburn leads 11-8 Trend: Carolina has won three of the last five meetings Last Game: 73-64 Auburn win on March 15, 2019, in Nashville (SEC Tournament Quarterfinals) SCOUTING THE TIGERS Auburn began the season with 15 straight victories, rising to as high as No. 4 in the AP poll, before suffering losses at Alabama and at Florida last week. The Tigers are led by head coach Bruce Pearl in his sixth season in Auburn. Auburn had three-straight league wins to open the 2020 campaign, at Mississippi State, and home wins vs. Vanderbilt and Georgia. The Tigers are a perfect 9-0 at home and are averaging 86.1 points per game in those contests. Auburn has scored 80+ in eight of those games. The Tigers recorded just 47 points in the loss at Florida, their lowest offensive output of the season. Samir Doughty leads four who average double figures with 14.6 points per outing. Isaac Okoro (12.8), J'Von McCormick (10.9) and Austin Wiley (10.6) also average 10+ per game. Wiley's 9.2 rebounds lead the team and rank second in the SEC. COMING UP NEXT After a two-game road swing, Carolina returns to Colonial Life Arena on Saturday to host Vanderbilt at 8 p.m. ET. The matchup will be broadcast on the SEC Network with Dave Neal (play-by-play) and Joe Kleine (analyst) on the call.
  9. Cambridge lifts No. 16 Auburn over South Carolina, 80-67 Couisnard (16) and Minaya (14) lead four Gamecocks in double figures against Tigers Devan Cambridge scored 26 points, J'Von McCormick added 13 and No. 16 Auburn beat South Carolina 80-67 Wednesday night to stop a two-game skid. (VIEW ARTICLE)
  10. GAMECOCK-GAMEDAY THREAD: South Carolina vs. Texas A&M ***Jan. 18, 2020 at 1:00pm.*** **Jan. 18, 2020 - Saturday, 1:00 p.m.** South Carolina Gamecocks vs. Texas A&M Aggies Here you go free to listen if not near a radio or TV -------------------------------- South Carolina (9-7, 1-2 SEC) will play its next two, and three out of its next four, on the road, beginning with Saturday's matchup at Texas A&M (8-7, 2-2 SEC). It is the first of two meetings between the schools this 2020 SEC season. Tip time is set for 1 p.m. ET in College Station. GAME INFORMATIONArena: Reed Arena (12,989))Broadcast: SEC NetworkPlay-By-Play: Richard CrossAnalyst: Barry BookerRadio: Gamecock Radio NetworkIn Columbia: 107.5 The GamePlay-By-Play: Derek ScottAnalyst: Casey ManningSIRIUS: - | XM: 387 | Internet: 977Watch: WatchESPN/ESPN AppLive Stats: GamecocksOnline.comTickets: Reed Arena Box OfficeSeries: Carolina leads, 5-4In College Station: A&M leads 3-2Trend: Carolina has won two straight and four of the last fiveLast Game: 71-54 Carolina win on March 5, 2019, in College Station SCOUTING THE AGGIES Texas A&M is led by first-year head coach Buzz Williams. Williams was an assistant at A&M under Billy Gillispie from 2004-06. The Aggies are 8-7 on the year, and 2-2 in league games. They have posted SEC wins over Ole Miss and Vanderbilt. In home games A&M is 7-2. The Aggies most recently suffered an 89-85 overtime loss at LSU on Tuesday. Five were in double figures in that contest, led by 20 points from senior forward Josh Nebo. Nebo paces the team with 12.1 points per game and 7.9 rebounds per outing. Junior guard Savion Flagg adds 11.3 points per outing and paces the team with 2.3 assists per game. In the SEC stats (overall games), A&M is fourth in scoring defense (61.6 ppg), second in field goal percent defense (38.4%), and second in 3-point field goal percent defense (28.7%). TIPOFF NOTABLES South Carolina collected its first win of the 2020 SEC campaign on Wednesday night in heroics, as R-freshman guard Jermaine Couisnard sank a long 3-point buzzer-beater to give the Gamecocks an 81-78 upset win over No. 10/12 Kentucky at Colonial Life Arena. The win was Carolina's second this season over a top-10 opponent. Couisnard led four Gamecocks in double figures with a season high 26 in the win over UK. TJ Moss added 10, his first double-figure outing of the season, Justin Minaya scored 11 and sophomore forward Keyshawn Bryant had a season high 15 points. South Carolina suffered a 56-55 loss at Tennessee last Saturday in its first SEC road contest of the season. Senior forward Maik Kotsar concluded a monster week with a 17-point, eight-rebound performance, and r-freshman guard Jermaine Couisnard led all bench scorers with 15. In home games this season, Carolina is averaging 71.2 points per outing and 41.1 percent from the field. Since the beginning of the 2016 SEC campaign, Carolina is 27-11 (.710) in conference home contests. South Carolina suffered an 81-68 loss at home to Florida in its SEC opener on Jan. 7. Senior forward Maik Kotsar continued his strong play, pacing the Gamecocks with team highs of 18 points and 10 rebounds for his first double-double of the season. Kotsar (18) and sophomore forward Keyshawn Bryant (14) both turned in season highs in points vs. Florida. In the month of January, Carolina will host just three SEC matchups and will be on the road to face five league opponents. In its nine wins, the Carolina defense is holding opponents to just 35.6 percent from the field and 28.1 percent from 3-point range. Martin is 33-44 (.428) against ranked opponents as a head coach. His teams have four wins over opponents ranked in the top five, and two wins over opponents who are ranked No. 1. The Gamecocks are 3-1 on the road this season, and are 25-34 (42.3%) in road contests dating back to the 2014-15 campaign. COMING UP NEXT Carolina is back on the road next Wednesday when it travels to face No. 4/4 Auburn. Tip time at Auburn Arena is set for 7 p.m. ET with Tom Hart (play-by-play) and Andy Kennedy (analyst) on the call for the ESPNU broadcast.
  11. Can and how Jermaine Couisnard’s heroics against Kentucky could pay-off for Carolina Jan. 17, 2020, | Jan. 17, 2020 Jermaine Couisnard delivered an opening statement message after the win over Kentucky, as he settled behind a microphone and took command. Couisnard said. “First of all,” he said, “we want to thank all the Gamecock fans for coming out tonight.” (VIEW ARTICLE)
  12. Call-in show, Gamecocks coach Frank Martin on Jermaine Couisnard. He was full-go at practice today and should be ready for Saturday at Tennessee. AJ Lawson's move to the point.
  13. Question surround, why didn’t Trae Hannibal play more? Did Frank Martin shove a player? Jan. 08, 2020 Hannibal helped Carolina cut the Florida Gator lead to three at the break. But then he didn’t take his warm-up with shirt off for the final 20 minutes. When asked why? Hannibal did not play. (VIEW ARTICLE)
  14. Jermaine Couisnard status for Tuesday night up in the air Jan. 06, 2019 The status of one of the Gamecocks' leading scorers for the start of SEC play is currently up in the air. Frank Martin said redshirt sophomore Jermaine Couisnard is dealing with a strained back and it's still unclear if he'll play Tuesday against Florida. Martin said Couisnard strained his back New Year's Day and hasn't practiced since but will try to practice Monday afternoon to see if he'll be ready to play against the Gators. Martin met with head trainer Mark Rodger Monday morning where he was told Couisnard will try and practice later this afternoon. After redshirting last season, Couisnard has chiseled out a role of the bench and leads all bench players in points per game (8.5) and is shooting 37.7 percent from the field.Couisnard is also leading the team with 2.6 assists per game. If he's out, it'll likely mean more minutes off the bench for guys like Trae Hannibal and TJ Moss.
  15. Getting to know the opponent: Florida Jan. 05, 2020 Conference play is officially here. South Carolina begins their 18-game SEC slate Tuesday night with Florida coming to town for a 7 p.m. tip on ESPNU. It's a tough first test against a Gamecock team with a lot of questions after a loss to Stetson, and here's a look at how South Carolina matches up with the Gators. (VIEW ARTICLE) FREE GAMECOCKCENTRAL
  16. Gamecocks Suffer 63-56 Loss To Stetson Dec. 30, 2019 Christiaan Jones scored 18 points in his homecoming as Stetson beat a Southeastern Conference school for the first time since 2004 with a 63-56 victory over South Carolina on Monday. The Gamecocks (8-5) had looked to build off its last outing, a 70-59 win at defending national champion Virginia on Dec. 22. Instead, South Carolina was stung by Jones, a Columbia native who played high school basketball with Gamecock coach Frank Martin's son Brandon before joining the Hatters (6-9). (VIEW ARTICLE)
  17. Maik Kotsar New Year’s resolution: Make NCAA Tournament Dec. 29, 2019, | GCF Staff Report Senior forward Maik Kotsar was asked for his New Year’s resolution. His answer “Get to the tournament.” Making the Big Dance something the Gamecocks hasn’t done since the Final Four run of three seasons ago, seemed like a long shot earlier this month. The Gamecocks were 6-4 and coming off a 20-point home loss to Houston. The immediate future included trips to Clemson and Virginia. (VIEW ARTICLE)
  18. Final Four stars lead best of 2010s: Here’s our USC men’s basketball all-decade team Dec. 30, 2019 In terms of crowning achievement, there’s never been a decade quite like the 2010s for South Carolina men’s basketball. The Gamecocks in one magical March broke their long NCAA Tournament winless streak and advanced to their only Final Four in school history. Frank Martin in his garnet jacket flashing four fingers. Sindarius Thornwell on the same stage gripping the East Regional trophy. These are the defining images of the past 10 years, both coming after USC beat Florida on March 26, 2017. (VIEW ARTICLE) THE STATE
  19. How South Carolina broke Virginia's defense Dec. 23, 2019 Just glancing at the stats before Sunday’s game, it looked like the Gamecocks didn’t have much of a shot to score 50 points against Virginia, let alone 70. Virginia was considered the ninth-best team in the country and the nation’s best defensive team, allowing just 44.2 points per game with the top effective field goal percentage against. That didn’t matter to South Carolina, who put together arguably its best offensive performance of the year against the reigning national champions. (VIEW ARTICLE) FREE GAMECOCKCENTRAL
  20. WITH VIDEOS COACH & SELECTED PLAYERS: Martin preparing Gamecocks for a shot at defending champs Dec. 19, 2019 Carolina plays at Virginia Sunday afternoon in the back end of a home and home series with the Cavaliers. Last season, on the way to the national championship, the Cavaliers made two visits to Columbia. The first was a year ago today and the Cavs left with a 69-52 victory. They returned In March for the first two rounds of the NCAA Tournament and knocked out Gardner-Webb and Oklahoma. This season, Virginia is 9-1. The Cavaliers do it with defense. They led the nation in scoring defense last season and are #1 again this season giving up just 44 points per game. That offsets the fact they are next to last nationally in scoring at 54 points per game. The Gamecocks are coming off one of their best performances of the season, a win at Clemson last Sunday. Frank Martin made some adjustments with player positioning going into that game, including AJ Lawson taking over the point. At his press conference today, he talked about that and what’s ahead against UVA. COACH PLAYERS
  21. Men's Basketball 12/12/2019 VIDEO: Men's Basketball Media Availability With Frank Martin and sophomore AJ Lawson Head Coach Frank Martin and sophomore AJ Lawson met with the media Thursday morning The USC-Clemson rivalry moves back to the hardwood Sunday afternoon at Littlejohn Coliseum. Neither the Gamecocks nor Tigers have lit up the basketball world in the first month of the season. The Gamecocks are 6-4, the Tigers 5-4. USC has won two of its last three but is coming off an ugly home loss to Houston. The Tigers have dropped their last three including losses of 18 and 19 points in their last two games. Thursday Gamecock coach Frank Martin discussed his team and the game with the media in Columbia. Friday Clemson coach Brad Brownell will do likewise with his media.

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