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  1. Former Kansas State commit to announce decision Monday

    May 15, 2015, 5:38 PM EDT

    According to a report an SEC program is well-positioned to reel the 6-foot-10 power forward in.

  2. 6-foot-4 shooting guard becomes South Carolina’s fourth 2015 commitment

    Apr 1, 2015, 8:49 PM EDT

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    With Ty Johnson being the lone player out of eligibility, South Carolina may have some other moves in minds when it comes to getting down to the 13 scholarship limit.

  3. South Carolina suspends two for the rest of the regular season

    Feb 17, 2015, 7:00 PM EDT


    South Carolina has suspended two players for the rest of the regular season.

  4. Saturday’s win over No. 9 Iowa State gives South Carolina additional momentum entering SEC play

    Jan 3, 2015, 8:40 PM EDT

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    The Gamecocks have now won seven in a row, with Saturday’s win being the best of the bunch.

  5. South Carolina freshman cleared for practice, could play in 2014-15

    Dec 29, 2014, 7:10 PM EDT

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    South Carolina might get an addition to the roster this season as a freshman has been cleared to return to practice early.

  6. South Carolina coaching staff dons special holiday sweaters (PHOTO)

    Dec 21, 2014, 4:42 PM EDT

    Frank Martin (Scott Phillips)

    Coaches donning festive holiday sweaters doesn’t happen all that often in college basketball.

  7. South Carolina loses second freshman to injury

    Oct 26, 2014, 1:15 PM EDT

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    That’s two freshman sidelined since the start of July.

  8. South Carolina freshman Shamiek Sheppard to miss season with torn ACL

    Jul 1, 2014, 7:00 PM EDT

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    The Gamecock will suit up for the 2015-2016 season.

  9. Frank Martin pleased by the progress South Carolina is making

    Jun 28, 2014, 3:00 PM EDT

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    South Carolina head coach Frank Martin is pleased by the development of his team since the end of the season.

  10. Former South Carolina point guard Bruce Ellington drafted by San Francisco 49ers in NFL Draft

    May 10, 2014, 12:28 PM EDT

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    Former South Carolina point guard Bruce Ellington was also a standout wide receiver for the Gamecocks and he was selected in the fourth round by the San Francisco 49ers.

  11. South Carolina’s Frank Martin apologizes for actions that led to one-game suspension

    Mar 7, 2014, 6:25 PM EDT

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    South Carolina head coach Frank Martin met with the media to address the actions that led to his one-game suspension

  12. South Carolina suspends Frank Martin for regular season finale at Mississippi State

    Mar 6, 2014, 4:59 PM EDT


    School says it’s result of “inappropriate verbal communication as it relates to the well-being of our student-athletes,”

  13. South Carolina’s Bruce Ellington enters NFL Draft, won’t return to basketball team

    Jan 3, 2014, 3:59 PM EDT


    For the last three years South Carolina guard Bruce Ellington has also been a member of the football team, and the fact of the matter is that he was pretty good for Steve Spurrier’s program. This season Ellington led the team in receptions (49), resulting in 775 yards and eight receiving touchdowns, and in three…

  14. South Carolina impresses, falls short against No. 23 Baylor

    Nov 12, 2013, 6:15 PM EDT

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    Brady Heslip scored 18 points and hit five threes and Isaiah Austin chipped in with 14 points as No. 23 Baylor overcame a hideous 22-for-43 performance from the free throw line to knock off South Carolina in Waco, 66-64. As has been the case with seemingly every game played early on this season, the Bears…

  15. South Carolina guard Tyrone Johnson immediately eligible

    Nov 9, 2013, 12:45 PM EDT

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    South Carolina gained an instant boost to its backcourt when it was announced today from the University and head coach Frank Martin that junior guard Tyrone Johnson was granted a waiver from the NCAA allowing him to play. Johnson transferred to South Carolina from Villanova and has been practicing with the Gamecocks since January. He’ll…

  16. Frank Martin one of many coaches revealing 9/11 memories on twitter

    Sep 11, 2013, 12:44 PM EDT

    Frank Martin

    One of the things that we often forget when watching celebrities and sports stars on TV is that once the camera shuts off and the final buzzer sounds, those people revert back to being, well, regular people. Moms and dads. Sons and daughters. Friends and Frienemies. Today is the anniversary of the 9/11 terrorist attacks,…

  17. Bob McKillop, John Beilein, Frank Martin tabbed to coach Team USA in University Games

    Mar 12, 2013, 4:40 PM EDT

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    Davidson’s Bob McKillop has been chosen to serve as the head coach of Team USA in the 2013 World University Games Team, which will take place July 7-16 in Kazan, Russia, USA Basketball announced Tuesday. McKillop will be joined on the staff by assistants John Beilein, currently the head coach at Michigan, and Frank Martin, the head…

  18. Gamecocks nip Kentucky Wesleyan by one point

    Oct 30, 2012, 9:27 PM EDT

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    If you struggle to beat Kentucky Wesleyan, how will you deal with Kentucky proper? It’s a question Frank Martin may have pondered after he calmed down. The Panthers from Owensboro, KY tormented his nominally more talented SEC squad in Tuesday’s exhibition game, leading for much of the second half. In fact, Wesleyan was ahead by…

  19. Sindarius Thornwell commits to South Carolina

    Oct 1, 2012, 11:00 PM EDT

    USC hires Frank Martin

    Frank Martin locked in his another big recruit of the 2013 season Monday when he got a commitment out of 6-4 wing Sidarius Thornwell, according to multiple outlets. Thornwell, a consensus Top-40 prospect, is the second commitment of 2013 for South Carolina. “He chose South Carolina,” said Thornwell’s uncle DaJuan, to Brian Snow of…

  20. Following Calipari at Kentucky Derby, Frank Martin at Pimlico to watch Preakness

    May 19, 2012, 2:32 PM EDT

    USC hires Frank Martin

    Kentucky coach John Calipari gave the “Riders up!” call at the Kentucky Derby earlier this month, and now South Carolina coach Frank Martin is making an appearance at Pimlico for the Preakness Stakes, he tweeted Saturday afternoon. There must be something about horse racing that college coaches enjoy. Martin left Kansas State to fill the…

  21. South Carolina adds commitments from Thaddeus Hall and Minda Kacinas

    Apr 20, 2012, 8:31 AM EDT


    It didn’t take long for Frank Martin to start settling in and making an impact at South Carolina. On Thursday night, Martin landed a pair of commitments that will set his tenure in the SEC in motion, grabbing verbals from Thomas Jefferson (N.Y.) swingman Thaddeus Hall and Lithuanian forward Minda Kacinas. Hall’s commitment was first…

  22. Report: Frank Martin to become next head coach at South Carolina

    Mar 26, 2012, 12:11 PM EDT

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    Kellis Robinett of the Wichita Eagle and Kansas City Star is reporting that a source close to Frank Martin has acknowledged that Martin has agreed in principle to become the next head coach at South Carolina. A press conference is set for tomorrow. Chatter had been picking up and some reports had come out that…

  23. Self 'very concerned' for Kansas' future

    Jun 9, 2010, 1:12 PM EDT

    Breaking sports news video. MLB, NFL, NBA, NHL highlights and more. It’s not just the Kansas fans and media who are fretting about the Jayhawks’ conference future. Men’s basketball coach Bill Self’s right there. “I’m not in panic mode yet, but I’m very concerned,” Self told’s Luke Winn. “I believe that Kansas will be…