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	Former USC running back Kenny Miles amassed over 1,300 yards as a Gamecock.

Sheriff: Kenny Miles shot himself

Former Gamecocks running back Kenny Miles shot himself in the forearm in an Irmo office park last week, Richland County Sheriff Leon Lott said Tuesday. Miles will be charged with filing a false police report and could face jail time or a large fine.


Women's soccer falls to Texas A&M in SEC semifinal

The first 12 minutes of Friday’s SEC Tournament semifinal couldn’t have gone much worse for the South Carolina women’s soccer team. With Texas A&M staked to a two goal advantage, it would have been very easy for the Gamecocks to begin mentally packing their bags for the trip home.


Equestrian upsets No. 2 Auburn on road

Going into Saturday’s meet at Auburn, coach Boo Major and her team were hoping to put together a complete performance. After losses against Georgia and at Texas A&M exposed consistency issues, the Gamecocks needed a win against the Tigers to avoid falling to 0-3 in the SEC.


Women's basketball dominates over weekend

The No. 22 South Carolina women’s basketball team opened its season with a pair of emphatic victories in its first two games, beating Louisiana Tech 68-45 Sunday to cap off a dominant opening weekend of play.


South Carolina dominates Longwood in season opener

Coming into the season, Tyrone Johnson was not supposed to be able to play until next semester. But on Friday, he received an unexpected phone call from coach Frank Martin, who sneakily revealed the news to the junior.


Swimming and Diving team faces LSU

After a bounce back win against East Carolina last week following a disappointing loss to Tennessee two weeks ago, the South Carolina men’s and women’s swimming and diving teams will prepare to face off against the LSU Tigers on Saturday at the Carolina Natatorium within Blatt P.E. Center in Columbia.


Equestrian team aims to halt losing streak

After the narrow 10-9 loss at Texas A&M two weeks ago, South Carolina coach Boo Major said the team gathered together when they arrived back in Columbia to “hash it out” before everyone went home.


Quarles to leave for NFL

Junior defensive tackle Kelcy Quarles had decided to forgo his senior season at South Carolina, and will enter the NFL Draft after this season, The State reported Wednesday.