South Carolina

SEC Baseball Tournament to remain in Hoover

Even in the face of tough competition, the athletic directors of all 14 SEC schools, voted in favor of keeping the SEC baseball tournament where it’s been the last 19 seasons.  The tournament will stay in Hoover, Alabama, selected over New Orleans, Nashville, Memphis and Jacksonville. The SEC Baseball Tournament features what many [ . . read more . . ]

What to Watch this Weekend

With eight weeks down and six weeks remaining, only four teams remain unbeaten. Will one lose this weekend?  There are several great games, but only two games featuring two Top-25 teams. TEMPLE (4-2) AT CENTRAL FLORIDA (4-2) This is a key game for both teams in the battle for American Athletic Conference supremacy. The Owls have been [ . . read more . . ]

What to Watch this Weekend

Even though there is only one game featuring two ranked teams this weekend, there are several games that should be good, as rivals old and new face each other.  The weekend highlight is a classic SEC border-battle. No. 6 GEORGIA 1-0 AT No. 24 SOUTH CAROLINA 1-1 The game will feature two of the best running backs in the nation, [ . . read more . . ]

What a Weekend it Was – A look at week one

  KENNY FOOTBALL – I’m still shocked by the way Texas A&M dismantled South Carolina on Thursday night. Kenny Hill threw for 511 yards, and the Aggies had 680 total yards in the game! The Gamecocks trailed 31-14 at halftime, and could never recover in what was a lackluster performance from a team that I had picked to win [ . . read more . . ]

Who Sold Out — School Sales of Bowl Tickets

COMMODORES AND MIDSHIPMEN CONQUER ALLOTMENTS According to Cornhusker fans, Nebraska has one of the most loyal and best traveling fan bases.  Fans of Big Red might be surprised to find out that for each of the last three years Vanderbilt, a school with fewer than 12,000 students and less football tradition, has sold at least three times [ . . read more . . ]

My Gameday Experience at South Carolina

BY MICHAEL LEESE Williams-Brice Stadium in Columbia, South Carolina is home to the South Carolina Gamecocks, and one of the best gameday atmospheres in the nation,  Tailgating is a favorite pastime for fans attending games at Williams-Brice,  and the area around the stadium, including the State Fairgrounds, provides plenty of real [ . . read more . . ]

Week 5 ACC/SEC Power Rankings

After seven consecutive national championships, the Southeastern Conference is the standard to which every other conference is compared to in the world of college football.  The Atlantic Coast Conference may have to deal with those comparisons more so than any other conference in the country due to several of its members being in close [ . . read more . . ]

Ranking the SEC bowl games

Bowl season officially kicks off this weekend as college football looks to provide its final act of the 2012-2013 season through a collection of 35 bowl games.  Alabama will be looking to stretch the SEC’s run of consecutive national championships to seven when they take on top ranked Notre Dame in the Discover BCS National [ . . read more . . ]