South Carolina right fielder Gene Cone (19) acknowledges the cheers of the crowd after leading off the game against the Missouri Tigers with a triple during the first inning, extending his hitting streak to 27 games.
South Carolina right fielder Gene Cone (19) acknowledges the cheers of the crowd after leading off the game against the Missouri Tigers with a triple during the first inning, extending his hitting streak to 27 games. Jeff Blake jblake@thestate.com
South Carolina right fielder Gene Cone (19) acknowledges the cheers of the crowd after leading off the game against the Missouri Tigers with a triple during the first inning, extending his hitting streak to 27 games. Jeff Blake jblake@thestate.com
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Gene Cone hitting streak sets South Carolina record

April 24, 2016 1:51 PM