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The regular season for the baseball team ended Saturday afternoon with a 4-1 win over Florida. The good news for the Gamecocks is there is more baseball to play. How much more remains to be seen.

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The baseball team is surging in SEC play.  Despite a 9-6 loss to Upstate on Tuesday, the Gamecocks have won their last three SEC games.  They salvaged the final game of the Texas A&M series last Sunday by hitting five home runs in a 9-4 victory.  Friday, they opened a series at home agai…

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The Gamecocks men’s tennis team reached the Sweet 16 of the NCAA Tournament for the second straight year with a pair of wins in the opening rounds played in Columbia.

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In conjunction with the South Carolina Philharmonic Orchestra, the Columbia Fireflies announced that they will host the Second Fireworks with the Phil presented by Prisma Health at Segra Park Saturday, July 2. Gates for the event will open at 6 p.m.; the concert will begin at 8 p.m., and the…

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The University of South Carolina baseball team had exams during the week, then passed a major test Thursday through Saturday, sweeping Alabama at Founders Park.

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Joshua Staley has met the challenge of winning expectations throughout his head coaching career. Whether taking over a tradition-rich Orangeburg-Wilkinson girls' basketball program or a defending state boys champion in A.C. Flora, the Hunter-Kinard-Tyler High School graduate has successfully…

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The Gamecock baseball team will attempt to salvage a game in the series at Auburn on Sunday afternoon. The Gamecocks lost two very competitive games on Friday and Saturday and will send Will Sanders to the mound in hopes of avoiding their second SEC series sweep of the season.

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The University of South Carolina expanded its spring football game into a three-day sports celebration billed as Big Gamecock Weekend. Still, while fans supported all the athletes, two names definitely drew the most attention and stirred the most excitement: Spencer Rattler and Shane Beamer.

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The football team concluded spring practice Saturday night with the annual Garnet & Black Game in front of a crowd announced by USC at 20,671 though many expressed the opinion afterwards that the crowd was larger than that.

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The Columbia Fireflies are searching for ‘Cancer Warriors of the Inning’ to be honored during ‘Stand Up to Cancer Night’ at Segra Park Thursday, May 19. The team will recognize individuals who are local cancer survivors currently fighting or those who have lost their lives to the fight again…

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B.B.Barns, a gardening center in Asheville, North Carolina, acquired Woodley's Garden Center earlier this year. The Midlands-based garden center has two locations and has served the community since 1981.

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The national champion women’s basketball team will be honored Wednesday night in Columbia with a parade down Main Street ending at the State House. The Gamecocks won their second national title last Sunday with a dominating 64-49 victory over Connecticut. The Gamecocks opened the season rank…

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MINNEAPOLIS (AP)-Dawn Staley and South Carolina buttoned up on defense and won their second national championship, stifling UConn for a 64-49 victory Sunday night that ended the Huskies' undefeated streak in title games. Staley is just the sixth head coach in women's NCAA tournament history …

It’s championship Sunday for the USC women’s basketball team. The Gamecocks have been the top ranked team in the country all-season and will be going for their second national championship against the standard bearer of the sport, 11-time champ Connecticut.

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During the week, Boston received several national player of the year awards, and Staley earned a pair of national coach of the year awards.

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MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Fresh off a week spent collecting awards, Aliyah Boston more than backed it up Friday night. The junior had a double-double in the second half alone and finished with a game-high 23 points and 18 rebounds and carry South Carolina to the NCAA championship game with a 72-59 …

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Cola Daily is proud to feature University of South Carolina (UofSC) Women's Head Basketball Dawn Staley in the newest series of upcoming features highlighting local women in the Midlands whose career advancements and contributions to the community have created a lasting footprint for future …

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The biggest fundraiser for junior golf programs in South Carolina returns from a two-year pandemic pause when the S.C. Junior Golf Foundation Golf Ball tees off Thursday, April 7. The popular Masters’ week event — last held in 2019 — runs from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. at the University of South Car…

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Aliyah Boston scored 19 points and led top-seeded South Carolina to its second straight Final Four with an 80-50 victory over Creighton on Sunday night, ending the 10th-seeded Bluejays' surprise run through the NCAA Tournament. The Gamecocks (33-2) advanced to their fourth Final Four in the …

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Dawn Staley and her women’s basketball team play for a fourth visit to the Final Four tonight in Greensboro. The Gamecocks are the #1 seed in the tournament and will face 10th seeded Creighton in the Elite Eight with tip at 7:00 PM on ESPN. The Gamecocks are 32-2 and reached tonight’s game w…

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The University of South Carolina Board of Trustees Thursday afternoon approved a five-year, twelve-million-dollar contract for Lamont Paris as the school’s new men’s basketball coach. Paris was selected by athletics director Ray Tanner earlier this week to replace Frank Martin who ran the pr…