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Gamecocks Welcome VMI Monday Night at CLA
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Gamecocks Welcome VMI Monday Night at CLA

Tim Cowie/South Carolina Athletics

Head coach Lamont Paris and his team seeking program's first 3-0 start since the 2019-20 season

COLUMBIA, S.C. – South Carolina (2-0) returns home for a Monday night matchup against VMI (1-1) in an unbracketed game part of the Arizona Tip-Off. The game starts at 7 p.m. (ET) with doors opening 1 hour prior at 6 p.m.

The Gamecocks are seeking the team’s first 3-0 start since the 2019-20 season.

Season tickets remain on sale and single-game tickets are available for purchase here.

Arizona Tipoff: Men's Basketball vs VMI

South Carolina Gamecocks
South Carolina Gamecocks
VMI Keydets
VMI Keydets
Colonial Life Arena | Columbia, SC


VENUE: Colonial Life Arena


PLAY-BY-PLAY: Dave Weinstein

ANALYST: John Williams

RADIO: Gamecock Radio Network  

IN COLUMBIA: 107.5 The Game

  PLAY-BY-PLAY: Derek Scott

  ANALYST: Casey Manning

SIRIUSXM: 109 or 192 | SXM APP: 963



SERIES: SC leads, 7-3

IN COLUMBIA: SC leads, 3-0

SERIES TREND: Prior to last matchup, teams haven’t played since Feb. 28, 1941, a 37-36 Gamecock win SoCon Tournament in Raleigh, N.C.

LAST MEETING: 82-68 South Carolina win on Dec. 28, 2000 at the Carolina Coliseum


The Gamecocks are back in action Friday against Depaul (0-2) in the semifinals of the Arizona Tip-Off at Desert Diamond Arena. The game is slated to start at 11:30 p.m. (ET) on CBS Sports Network. Jack Benjamin (pxp) and Matt McCall (analyst) will be on the call for the late night matchup out west.