Dec. 2, 2011
COLUMBIA, S.C. – Gamecock Productions and the South Carolina Athletics Department announced Friday that a basketball documentary on the Gamecock men’s basketball program’s team training exercises at Fort Jackson, will air on WOLO ABC Columbia on Dec. 10 at 3:30 p.m., and on Dec. 11 at 12:30 p.m. and 6:30 p.m.
The 30-minute show will feature video and commentary from the basketball team’s day at Fort Jackson in late October. The team went through various exercises throughout the day, including team building courses, a boot camp with drill sergeants, eating MRE lunches in the field with soldier trainees on base, a after school fan experience at Pinckney Elementary School and visiting with Wounded Warriors.
It was also announced that South Carolina athletics will host a “Salute To The Military” in conjunction with the men’s basketball contest against Ohio State on Dec. 17, set for a Noon start on ESPN.
Mini packs for men’s basketball tickets will be available via the Gamecock Ticket Office beginning Dec. 6. The Garnet Pack will be available for $45 and will include one ticket in the upper level seating area for the Dec. 21 game vs. Southeastern Louisiana, the Jan. 10 game vs. Vanderbilt, the Feb. 4 game vs. Kentucky and the Feb. 15 contest vs. Georgia. Also available for $45 for one ticket in the upper level seating is the Black Pack, which includes the Dec. 17 Ohio State contest, Jan. 14 vs. Florida, Jan. 25 vs. Alabama and the Feb. 25 contest against Tennessee.
Fans can purchase tickets online at GamecocksOnline.com, or by calling 1-800-4SC-FANS.