Men's Basketball Joins South Carolina Students At Strom Thurmond Event On Monday
Nov. 3, 2008
COLUMBIA, S.C. - The Gamecock men's basketball team joined forces with the Strom Thurmond Wellness and Fitness Center on Monday, holding an open practice for University of South Carolina students at the facility. The squad participated in various offensive and defensive drills, followed by a full court scrimmage in front of the crowd. All this in preparation for the first official men's basketball event of the season on Friday, as South Carolina hosts Kentucky Wesleyan in an exhibition contest at Colonial Life Arena at 7 p.m.
Below are a few comments from South Carolina head coach Darrin Horn on the event.
On the day's practice at the Strom Thurmond facility...
On the student support for the men's basketball team...