No. 24 Gamecocks Win Fifth-Straight, 57-53, Over No. 19 Gators
No. 24/24 South Carolina (15-3, 5-0 SEC) powered past No. 19/21 Florida (14-4, 5-1 SEC), 57-53, down the stretch Wednesday night in a battle of unbeaten teams in SEC play at Colonial Life Arena. Senior guard Sindarius Thornwell led all scorers with 20 points, moving into the top 10 in Carolina history in career points scored in the contest.