South Carolina Men's Basketball Adds Two Walk On Players For 2011-12 Campaign
Sept. 28, 2011
COLUMBIA, S.C. - Following walk-on tryouts last week, the South Carolina men's basketball team has added two walk-ons to its roster, head coach Darrin Horn announced on Wednesday. Shane Philips (Sr. - G - 5'10 - 170 - Pittsburgh, Penn./Wheeling Central) and Alex Irwin (Sr. - F - 6'4 - 170 - Richmond, Va./Woodbury Forest/Sewanee) will begin participating in team activities immediately.
South Carolina will begin official team practice for the 2011-12 season on Friday, Oct. 14. A media advisory with preseason information and dates will be released next week.