First-year coach Eddie Fogler and the Gamecocks picked up a big win, going to Clemson and coming away with a 91-88 upset of the Tigers. This was the first win at Clemson in 22 years for the Gamecocks. In fact, it was the first win on the road over any team in more than a year.
USC connected on a record 14 threes in this game, after struggling from behind the arc for most of the season.
Carolina had to survive a gut-wrenching final Clemson possession, as the Tigers missed on three opportunities to tie the game.
Jamie Watson and Emmett Hall were huge contributors, combining for 40 points and 27 rebounds.