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With the Gamecock Connection, you get the latest breaking news and updates from the Gamecocks sent right to your Verizon Wireless phone! It's your chance to stay connected to the Gamecocks wherever you are.

What is the Gamecock Connection?

The Gamecock Connection is your source for the latest South Carolina Athletics and Campus Life news! South Carolina fans can register to receive text message news and updates sent directly to their Verizon Wireless phone from any of the following South Carolina teams/organizations:

South Carolina Athletics:
1. Men's Basketball
2. Football
3. Olympic Sports
4. Women's Basketball

South Carolina Campus Life:
1. Student Information
2. Academic Calendar
3. General Alumni Association

Already a Verizon Wireless Customer:

If you are already a Verizon Wireless customer, click here to set up your account!

How it Works:

After receiving your registration confirmation, log on and select TXT ALERTS from the TXT DASHBOARD.

For South Carolina Athletics news/updates, go to the SPORTS column and select COACH'S CORNER. In the pop-up window, select NCAA BASKETBALL, NCAA FOOTBALL, NCAA OLYMPIC SPORTS, and/or NCAA WOMEN'S BASKETBALL from the league drop-down box and then choose South Carolina Gamecocks from the team drop-down box.

Not currently a Verizon Wireless Customer:

Great News! You can now keep your old number when you switch to America's most reliable wireless network. So what are you waiting for? Call 1.800.2 JOIN IN, log onto, or stop by any Verizon Wireless Communications Store to find out how easy it is to join. And once you're an active customer, just visit to start getting your alerts.

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