Located in Columbia, South Carolina, the South Carolina Gamecocks are the collegiate athletic program that represents the University of South Carolina. South Carolina’s intercollegiate program, which is a member of the Southeastern Conference, has eight men’s and 11 women’s teams. Men’s teams include football, baseball, basketball, golf, indoor and outdoor track, soccer, swimming, and tennis. Women’s teams include basketball, cross-country, equestrian, golf, sand volleyball, soccer, softball, indoor and outdoor track, swimming and diving, tennis, and volleyball. South Carolina’s biggest rival is Clemson University. These two colleges are separated by just 125 miles and have been bitter rivals since 1889. South Carolina and Clemson have the third-longest uninterrupted rivalry in college football. South Carolina also has heated rivalries with several SEC foes, including the University of Georgia, Tennessee, and Florida.
South Carolina has won nine national titles and has produced numerous Olympians. South Carolina’s most notable varsity teams include its football program, men’s basketball, women’s basketball, and baseball. As a football program, South Carolina won the 2010 SEC East title, the 1969 ACC Championships, but boasts a disappointing 8-12 record in its bowl games. South Carolina has had one Heisman Trophy winner, George Rogers (1980) and has two alumni that are enshrined in the College Football Hall of Fame (Rogers and Sterling Sharpe). The men’s basketball team first gained prominence under long-time head coach, Frank McGuire. Under McGuire, South Carolina boasted an impressive 205-65 record and won two conference championships. The women’s basketball team advanced to its first Final Four in 2015 after claiming its second straight #1 seed in the NCAA tournament. The baseball program won two national championships in 2010 and 2011 and has made the NCAA Tournament 29 times. From 2010 through 2012, the baseball program won 22 straight NCAA tournament games and 12 straight College World Series games, which are both NCAA records.
South Carolina’s mascot is “Cocky”, a cartoonish version of a gamecock. Cocky attends all athletic events and can be seen leading the student sections through various cheers and fight songs. South Carolina’s fight song is “The Fighting Gamecocks Lead the Way” and its official school colors are garnet and black.
You can discover a number of incredible deals on South Carolina basketball & football tickets for every game with TicketIQ.
- TicketIQ is a comprehensive source of information which allows you to choose your South Carolina basketball & football tickets for the best possible price through the industry’s most reputable ticket sellers.
- We provide a list of every game on South Carolina’s basketball & football schedule. Simply choose the game you wish to attend and the best purchasing method for you.
- You can bid for your South Carolina basketball tickets through a number of different online auctions, with the tickets going to the highest bidder, or you can purchase them at a fixed price.
- TicketIQ also enables you to make an offer with some of our ticketing partners based on our recommended discount to price list. If your offer is accepted, then the tickets are yours.
- You can discover all of the available deals from every area in your chosen venue using our view zone statistics.
- We also provide 3D seating previews which show you exactly where you are sitting and exactly what you are paying for.
- You can save up to 50% on your South Carolina tickets compared to the average market price.
- TicketIQ’s e-ticket filters allow you to save on shipping costs and take advantage of some incredible last-minute deals.
- We guarantee you will save money if you buy your South Carolina tickets through TicketIQ
South Carolina News
6-3-15: The South Carolina Gamecocks men's basketball team won't be welcoming back suspended forwards Demetrius Henry and Shamiek Sheppard for the 2015-16 NCAA season. Both players, including guard Reggie Theus, Jr., will all transfer from the program. The team held its own in wake of the suspensions, winning five of its final nine games and finishing the season at 17-16. It was the Gamecocks' first winning season since 2008-09.
South Carolina Video Highlights
2015 South Carolina Gamecocks Football Schedule
09/03/2015 - North Carolina Tar Heels vs South Carolina Gamecocks at Bank Of America Stadium
09/12/2015 - South Carolina Gamecocks vs Kentucky Wildcats at Williams-Brice Stadium
09/19/2015 - Georgia Bulldogs vs South Carolina Gamecocks at Sanford Stadium
09/26/2015 - South Carolina Gamecocks vs UCF Knights at Williams-Brice Stadium
10/03/2015 - Missouri Tigers vs South Carolina Gamecocks at Faurot Field
10/10/2015 - South Carolina Gamecocks vs LSU Tigers at Williams-Brice Stadium
10/17/2015 - South Carolina Gamecocks vs Vanderbilt Commodores at Williams-Brice Stadium
10/31/2015 - Texas A&M Aggies vs South Carolina Gamecocks at Kyle Field
11/07/2015 - Tennessee Volunteers vs South Carolina Gamecocks at Neyland Stadium
11/14/2015 - South Carolina Gamecocks vs Florida Gators at Williams-Brice Stadium
11/21/2015 - South Carolina Gamecocks vs Citadel Bulldogs at Williams-Brice Stadium
11/28/2015 - South Carolina Gamecocks vs Clemson Tigers at Williams-Brice Stadium