Carolina broke a six-game losing streak vs. their rival Clemson with a 76-64 victory at the Carolina Coliseum.
The Gamecocks won a nip-and-tuck game, pulling away late in the second half.
Chuck Eidson’s three-pointer at the ten-minute mark gave USC a 43-41 lead. Carolina slowly pulled away down the stretch with a key three by Jamal Bradley and some critical free throws to account for the final margin. Center Tony Kitchings scored a game and career high 23 points to lead USC.