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thestate Jul 2, 2022

Dante Reno, class of 2024 quarterback and 4-star recruit, commits to South Carolina

South Carolina has landed a quarterback for the future. Four-star Class of 2024 signal-caller Dante Reno announced his commitment to the Gamecocks on Saturday evening over a final group that …
thestate Jul 2, 2022

Surprise! Gamecocks land commitment from 4-star Georgia running back

Shane Beamer and the South Carolina football team have added a running back to the Gamecocks’ 2023 recruiting class. Dontavius “Djay” Braswell announced his decision Saturday for South Carolina in …
thestate Jun 30, 2022

How South Carolina athletes are capitalizing on NIL opportunities 1 year into new era

South Carolina receiver Dakereon Joyner clasped a microphone in his right hand on May 14 as more than 70 middle school-age campers turned to watch him from the bleacher seats …
thestate Jun 28, 2022

Major Gamecocks QB target’s decision coming this weekend. Here’s how to watch

A major South Carolina quarterback target has set a decision date. Four-star 2024 signal-caller Dante Reno (Fiskdale, Massachusetts) will announce his college decision on CBS Sports HQ at 7 p.m. …
thestate Jun 27, 2022

South Carolina adds four-star Florida linebacker, Top 250 prospect to 2023 class

South Carolina added another key piece to its 2023 class on Monday. Four-star linebacker Grayson “Pup” Howard announced his commitment to the Gamecocks via Twitter. Howard chose USC over reported …
thestate Jun 24, 2022

South Carolina lands commitment from JUCO offensive lineman, California native

South Carolina landed a big-bodied piece to its 2023 recruiting class. Snow College offensive lineman Isaiah Jatta announced his commitment to the Gamecocks on Friday. He chose USC over FBS …
thestate Jun 23, 2022

Gamecocks lose young defensive back to transfer portal

South Carolina lost a piece of its 2021 signing class on Thursday. Defensive back LaDereyen Craig entered the transfer portal, The State confirmed. Chris Hummer of 247Sports first reported the …
thestate Jun 23, 2022

Touted 4-star, in-state OT visits Gamecocks camp. Clemson WR with local ties on hand

South Carolina is nearing the end of its summer recruiting season. The Gamecocks held their second-to-last day of camps on Thursday, including an offensive and defensive line camp and a …
thestate Jun 21, 2022

Former Gamecock lineman joins ACC school as a transfer

Former South Carolina offensive lineman Jazston Turnetine is heading to the Atlantic Coast Conference. Florida State officially announced Turnetine’s addition to its roster on Tuesday. He had been deciding between …
thestate Jun 15, 2022

Cam Smith headlines list of Gamecocks tabbed with preseason honors by Phil Steele

Eight Gamecocks were listed on Phil Steele’s All-SEC teams, announced on Wednesday. Junior defensive back Cam Smith led the way, earning a second-team preseason All-American nod as well as being …
thestate Jun 14, 2022

Former Gamecocks quarterback joining staff of Midlands championship program

Phil Petty is getting back in the coaching ranks. The former South Carolina quarterback is joining Gray Collegiate’s football coaching staff as an offensive assistant and co-offensive coordinator. Petty and …
thestate Jun 13, 2022

Gamecocks are ‘definitely top three’ for four-star quarterback Dante Reno

Four-star class of 2024 quarterback Dante Reno was in Columbia late last week visiting with the South Carolina football program. The State caught up with the 6-foot-1, 215 pound Massachusetts …
thestate Jun 12, 2022

Shane Beamer’s Gamecocks add third commit of the weekend

South Carolina football added its third public commitment Sunday. Class of 2023 safety Cam Upshaw of Taylor County in Perry, Florida., committed to Shane Beamer and the Gamecocks. Upshaw took …
thestate Jun 10, 2022

Here’s why NFL Hall of Famer Jerome Bettis was at Gamecocks’ camp Friday

Shane Beamer’s fourth football camp of the summer included a visit from an NFL Hall of Famer. Former Los Angeles Rams and Pittsburgh Steelers running back Jerome Bettis was on …
thestate Jun 9, 2022

Gamecocks camp report: Four-star QBs, five-star DE visit South Carolina

Camp season is back. South Carolina hosted its third camp session of June on Thursday, welcoming young athletes and recruiting prospects from all over the country to the Jerri and …

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