South Carolina Fighting Gamecocks Tickets
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South Carolina Fighting Gamecocks tickets
University of South Carolina, often known as "SC", "Carolina" or "USC" is located in the city of Columbia in South Carolina, USA and consists of seven satellite campuses. These historic campuses cover an area of over 145 ha. The academia is renowned for its engagement and research programs and ranked amongst the top ten by the U.S. News & World Report for being the most innovative and promising.
The school has a total of nineteen principal athletic teams that represent the university and these teams are referred to as the Gamecocks. The name "Gamecocks" is held in the honor of war hero, Thomas Sumter, who gained much popularity owing to his ferocious fighting techniques, at the time of the American Revolution. All of the university's varsity teams contend in NCAA's "Division I" and apart from men's soccer team, all the squads play in the Southern Conference. Men's soccer team accordingly contends in the Conference USA. The fans can now buy the South Carolina Fighting Gamecocks tickets for the teams' exciting tournaments this year!
South Carolina Fighting Gamecocks' official colors are black and garnet, although some authorized merchandise does contain gold, representing the spurs worn by the historic gamecocks in their cockfights. Black & garnet were selected by Dr. J. William Flinn's family when in 1895; they presented to the South Carolina football team, a banner made up of those colors. After the year 1900 however, a fruitless effort was made to change these colors.
The department of athletics at the South Carolina University is maintained from private funding by the Gamecock Club, which was initially established as the "Buck-A-Month" Club to help the athletics program. The teams have secured lots of league tournaments & titles along with a few championship titles at national level. According to CBS's sports advisor Tim Brando, South Carolina Fighting Gamecocks has the most loyal fan-following in America. They are the winner of 8 national championships, which includes titles in baseball, women's equestrian and women's track & field. Quite a few individual titleholders and Olympic winners have come from both, the women's and men's track & field teams. Men's baseball and basketball teams too have produced a number of Olympic medalists.
South Carolina Fighting Gamecocks' other major achievements include the SEC Eastern Division Champions in football in 2010, as well as NCAA second place in women's track & field in 2005. The baseball team has also earned the NCAA second place for a total of 4 times. Men's soccer became NCAA runner-up in 1993 and men's basketball team also earned the NIT tournaments in 2005 and 2006.
The South Carolina Fighting Gamecocks play their home games at a number of arenas, including the splendid Williams-Brice Stadium for football, Colonial Life Arena for basketball and Carolina Stadium for baseball. Other venues include Stone Stadium for soccer and Beckham Field for softball. Our website has South Carolina Fighting Gamecocks tickets up for sale, in order for the Gamecock supporters to enjoy the teams' upcoming games this season!