The University of South Carolina's latest residential development, Campus Village, opened on Aug. 18. The largest building project in the university's 222-year existence, the development's construction started in May 2019 and cost $240 million to build. Campus Village is made up of four modern buildings housing 1,800 total students, as well as commercial, retail and educational amenities.
Redshirt sophomore tight end Nick Elksnis and sophomore defensive back Nick Emmanwori celebrate in the endzone during the second half of the game after scoring a touchdown on Sep. 9, 2023. South Carolina defeats Furman 47-21 for their very first home game of the season.
Fifth year wide receiver Xavier Legette running into the endzone to catch the ball for South Carolina's third touchdown of the night on Sep. 9, 2023. The South Carolina Gamecocks’ win 47-21 over the Furman Paladins at Williams-Brice Stadium, for the first game of the season.
A group of South Carolina defenders, including freshmen linebackers Desmond Umeozulu and Grayson "Pup" Howard, swarm to one of Furman's running backs in the third quarter. Both young Gamecocks got their first significant action in the game and combined for seven total tackles.
Redshirt senior defensive back Marcellas Dial and graduate defensive lineman Jordan Strachan leave the field after stopping Furman on fourth down. Dial had two tackles and two pass breakups in the contest while Strachan finished the game with two solo tackles and a sack.