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Did the Bunt Work? Midseason Report

With the season halfway through the books, @FeatherdWarrior from @DidtheBuntWork joins us to investigate…well, did the bunt work? (Note: statistics do not include last night’s game against Mississippi State.) It’s been a long week folks. The 20-5 drubbing Carolina endured … Continue reading

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TRC Unleashed Episode 95 – We’re in the FINAL FOUR

TRC Unleashed returns to discuss the Gamecocks’ upcoming appearance in the Final Four.  Among other things the triumvirate ponders: Is this the greatest accomplishment in South Carolina sports history? Will a loss either Saturday or Monday really be disappointing, or … Continue reading

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Gamecocks’ NCAA Futility Washed Away in an Instant

I started watching college basketball when I was seven years old. The first game I can remember was the 1977 NCAA final between North Carolina and Marquette, and I was immediately hooked. It wasn’t March Madness back then, but it … Continue reading

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TRC Unleashed Episode 94 – It’s The Sweet One

What can make TRC Unleashed come out of hibernation? Why an improbable run in the NCAA Tournament, that’s what. Connor Tapp of 247Sports joins Buck and the Gman (hey, where Tbone at?) to discuss: The nice win over Marquette The … Continue reading

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The Gamecock Bunt Book – Week of 2/20-2/27

Is bunting a good thing? When is the right time to sacrifice? Or bunt for a hit? How about a good old-fashioned squeeze? There has been much debate over the years over the old-school approach taken by Gamecock skippers Ray … Continue reading

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Loving and Losing: My 10 Greatest Sports Defeats

“Consider it all joy, my brethren, when you encounter various trials, knowing that the testing of your faith produces endurance. And let endurance have its perfect result, so that you may be perfect and complete, lacking in nothing.” – James … Continue reading

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Guest Post: The Death of Joe Morrison, 28 Years Later

Long-time friend of TRC and former Garnet and Black Attack contributor @FeatherdWarrior reflects on the anniversary of the death of former Gamecock head coach Joe Morrison.   Today marks the 28th anniversary of the death of Joe Morrison, probably the Gamecocks’ … Continue reading

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Snap Judgments – 2016 USC @ Clemson Edition

Embarrassment. Last week after the Western Carolina game I wrote that we just needed to chalk that game up as an anomaly. It was a bad game before our annual contest against our biggest rival, and surely we were going … Continue reading

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TRC Unleashed 93 – A Very Special TRC Thanksgiving

The Rubber Chickens return with some Thanksgiving musings ahead of the showdown with Clemson. Included: How we’re doing in the game of life Gamecocks we’re thankful for Who’s the greatest Gamecock ever What will it take to beat Clemson Where … Continue reading

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Snap Judgments – 2016 Western Carolina @ USC Edition

Some quick, barely researched, not fully-formed thoughts from South Carolina’s 44-31 victory over Western Carolina.  Flush it. I saw a lot of frustration coming from the Gamecock faithful in Saturday’s win over Western Carolina. Somehow, some of it was coming from … Continue reading

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