South Carolina basketball: 16 things to know for the Sweet 16 - The State

South Carolina Gamecocks head coach Frank Martin yells instruction to his team during the first half of their NCAA tournament second round game against Duke. Gerry Melendez gmelendez@thestate.com. From Staff and Wire Reports. LinkedIn · Google+ ...

Motley Scores 19 as Baylor Defeats USC, Moves to Sweet 16 - NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

TULSA, OK - MARCH 19: Johnathan Motley #5 of the Baylor Bears runs into Bennie Boatwright #25 of the USC Trojans during the second round of the 2017 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at BOK Center on March 19, 2017 in Tulsa, Oklahoma. (Photo by ...

South Carolina's Official Twitter Account Ruthlessly Trolls Duke After Upset - NESN.com

Duke is the college basketball team everyone loves to hate, so naturally, there were a lot of happy people after South Carolina stunned the Blue Devils in the NCAA Tournament's second round. Those people probably became a lot more happy after reading ...

Young Oregon Ducks gear up to face No. 2 seed Duke Blue Devils in NCAA women's tournament - OregonLive.com

DURHAM, N.C. -- Duke has been tough to beat in NCAA Tournament games at Cameron Indoor Stadium. The Oregon Ducks will try to do it with three freshman starters. "They don't know any better," Ducks coach Kelly Graves said Sunday. "It's all the same to ...

From No. 1 to done: Duke looks to who stays, who leaves - WSOC Charlotte

Duke is facing its annual list of offseason questions - who stays, who goes - much earlier than anyone expected. The Blue Devils started the season as a favorite to win its sixth national title but instead failed to make it out of the first weekend of ...

Relish the history: The South Carolina Gamecocks are going to the Sweet 16 - Garnet And Black Attack

A 65-point second half — the highest scoring second half in program history — helped South Carolina overcome a seven-point halftime deficit to upset the No. 2 seed Duke Blue Devils 88-81 Sunday night. Typing that sentence alone is enough to make this ...

Many brackets were busted over the weekend - wwlp.com

This image shows the 2017 NCAA Division I women's college basketball tournament bracket. UConn, Notre Dame, South Carolina and Baylor are the No. 1 seeds in the women's NCAA Tournament, which was announced Monday, March 13, 2017. (AP Photo) ...

Twitter reacts to, analyzes Duke's 88-81 loss to South Carolina - News & Observer

Duke's Grayson Allen (3) is surrounded by South Carolina's Hassani Gravett (2), Sindarius Thornwell (0) and Duane Notice (10) as he loses the basketball during the Gamecocks' 88-81 win over the Blue Devils in the second round of the NCAA tournament on ...

Gamecocks win first NCAA game in 44 years - WACH.com

GREENVILLE, S.C. (AP) -- Sindarius Thornwell had 29 points and 11 rebounds to help seventh-seeded South Carolina win its first NCAA Tournament game in 44 years, a 93-73 victory over Marquette to close first-round play in the East Region Friday night.

Duke haters went wild after South Carolina pulled off the upset - Sports Illustrated

Duke fell to South Carolina in the NCAA tournament's round of 32 on Sunday, thrilling Blue Devils haters everywhere. For many people, Duke losing is the highlight of March Madness every year. The Blue Devils were considered a favorite to win it all ...

SEC basketball crashes the March Madness party - Lexington Herald Leader (blog)

South Carolina's Chris Silva (30) celebrates with teammates after the Gamecocks defeated Duke 88-81 in a second-round game in the NCAA men's college basketball tournament in Greenville, S.C., Sunday, March 19, 2017. Rainier Ehrhardt Associated ...

2017 NCAA Tournament: South Carolina helps hoops fans mercilessly mock Duke with funny website - SECcountry.com

Not only did the Gamecocks win their first tournament game in 44 years and then follow it up with their first-ever Sweet 16 appearance, but they did so by knocking out Duke. And that's important in garnering street cred among college basketball fans ...

Sports Night: Duke, Louisville knocked out of NCAA Tournament - News3LV

No. 7 seed South Carolina has upset second-seeded Duke, a team some Las Vegas casinos considered the betting favorite going into the NCAA Tournament. Sindarius Thornwell scored 24 points for South Carolina in the 88-81 win. The Blue Devils join ...

Blame Coach K For Duke's Complete Failure This Season - The Big Lead

Duke and coach Mike Krzyzewski were a massive failure this year. There is no way around it, the Hall of Fame coach and his absurdly talented team came nowhere close to living up to their potential. An uneven, wildly disappointing season came to an end ...

Kennard facing decision to stay at Duke or turn pro - Dayton Daily News

GREENVILLE, SC - MARCH 19: Luke Kennard #5 of the Duke Blue Devils reacts on the sideline in the second half against the South Carolina Gamecocks during the second round of the 2017 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at Bon Secours Wellness ...

March Madness bettors lose as underdogs have their day - Las Vegas Review-Journal

Duke head coach Mike Krzyzewski shouts at his team during the first half Sunday against South Carolina in Greenville, South Carolina. Duke lost busting countless brackets but also knocking out a ton of futures tickets on the Blue Devils. (Chuck Burton/AP).

South Carolina knocks Duke out of the NCAA Tournament - WCVB Boston

A Gamecocks program known largely — and mocked often by some — for its back-to-back NIT championships in 2005 and 2006 is now heading to the world's most famous arena as part of the NCAA's Sweet 16. They are making their first appearance in the ...

Jadeveon Clowney among those who saw South Carolina shock Duke - Gridiron Now

When your school knocks Duke out of the NCAA tournament, you celebrate. Just ask Jadeveon Clowney. Clowney, the former South Carolina star who was the No. 1 overall pick in the 2014 NFL draft, had one of the best seats in the house Sunday in ...

Scott Davis: This is Us - Rivals.com (press release)

GamecockCentral.com columnist Scott Davis, who has followed USC sports for more than 30 years, provides commentary from the perspective of a Gamecocks fan. You can follow Scott on Twitter at @scdonfire. This weekend belongs to all of us now.

Coach K tells Frank Martin he is 'building something special at South Carolina' - SECcountry.com

GREENVILLE, S.C. — As the Gamecocks ran to the corner of the court Sunday night, Frank Martin walked away from the celebration to shake Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski's hand at halfcourt. And there the legendary Duke coach had some positive words for ...