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Brenton Williams drops 38, Gamecocks win final home game over State 79-72

On what was supposed to be a night where the focus was on Lakeem Jackson, Brenton Williams stole the show, scoring 38 points while using 38 percent of our possessions in 31 minutes, and the Gamecocks turned over State just … Continue reading

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Better Know An Opponent: Missouri (redux)

The Gamecocks continue through their portion of the season with nothing but return games from prior match-ups (this Saturday’s game in College Station is the exception) as they welcome Missouri to our Columbia for the first time ever. Many Gamecock … Continue reading

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Missouri dominates inside, but sinks Gamecocks with outside 3-pointer to win 71-65

The Gamecocks played one of their best games of the season against a Missouri team dealing with distractions and injuries, but in the end, they finally ran out of luck as, after denying the ball to point guard Phil Pressey … Continue reading

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Better Know An Opponent: Missouri

The Gamecocks have a quick turnaround (well, it seems much quicker to those of us who had the day off of work today) from their disappointing loss to Vanderbilt on Saturday, as they hit the road to visit SEC-newcomer Missouri. … Continue reading

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Gamecocks remember how to win, do so, 82-73 OT over LSU

The Gamecocks went on the road and picked up an SEC win away from Colonial Life Arena for the first time in nearly two years on Wednesday night, overcoming the LSU Tigers by a final score of 82-73 in overtime. … Continue reading

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What are the problems with our defense?

I got asked this question in a discussion thread you can find here, and instead of pumping all of my thoughts into that thread, I thought I’d post it here. ¬†These are just my thoughts, and I’d welcome further discussion … Continue reading

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What Happened: SC State

The Gamecocks closed out non-conference play on Saturday with an 80-69 win over the South Carolina State Bulldogs. ¬†While the overall level of play was not what I would’ve hoped for heading into SEC action, the team did make some … Continue reading

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