Exactly one year after their unexpected departure from the NCAA Tournament at the hands of Syracuse, the South Carolina women's basketball team finds itself in the Sweet 16 once again.
The Gamecocks will face Marquette in the first round of the NCAA Tournament in Greenville, South Carolina, on Friday at 9:50.
Despite losing six of their last nine games, which included a loss in the first round of the SEC Tournament, South Carolina will be a part of March Madness even though their recent play was not characteristic of an NCAA tournament team.
South Carolina was given the seventh seed in the NCAA Tournament, and will take on Marquette in the first round on Friday at 9:50.
Duane Notice and Sindarius Thornwell reminisced on their final home game, and the growth of the program throughout their career, in the post game press conference after a win over Mississippi State.
Brandon McIlwain, a member of both South Carolina's football and baseball teams, has announced that he is transferring.
Behind 22 points from Sindarius Thornwell, and a late three from Duane Notice, South Carolina's seniors helped secure a top-four seed in the SEC Tournament for the Gamecocks with a win over Mississippi State.
Switching out Maik Kotsar for Hassani Gravett in the starting lineup of Saturday's game against Tennessee provided more versatility for South Carolina on both the offensive and defensive ends.
Arkansas was able to shoot 54 percent from the field, and rode this hot shooting to a 83-76 victory over the Gamecocks.
Despite projections of him being a potential second-round draft pick in the 2017 NBA Draft, PJ Dozier should stay one more year at South Carolina to prove that he truly is the elite player that he has shown flashes of being.
Sindarius Thornwell was able to follow up his double double from the loss to Alabama with a 28 point performance that saw him score 15 of South Carolina's first 17 points.
Despite a very forgettable first-half performance, Maik Kotsar played well in the second half and made up for the rest of South Carolina's big men's poor performance against Georgia.
Four players scored over 15 points for No. 19 South Carolina enroute to a 25 point victory over the Tigers.
After shooting 4-17 throughout his past three games, Duane Notice caught fire Tuesday night, silencing all of his critics as he scorched Auburn with 27 points.
On a career night, Temarcus Blanton was a rare bright spot against Kentucky.
Without PJ Dozier, who was unable to play due to back spasms, South Carolina lost to Kentucky 85-69 despite 34 points from senior guard Sindarius Thornwell.
In the most recent rankings released by the AP, Gonzaga was wrongly left out of the top three.
South Carolina was able to beat Florida behind an early second-half surge.
Notice's inconsistent play has shown to be the weak link of Frank Martin's South Carolina team. Moving forward, the threat of a future shooting slump is the most likely threat to the Gamecocks tournament hopes being dashed.
Frank Martin was able to get his 200th career win as the men's basketball team beat Tennessee late Wednesday night.