Andrew Ramspacher has been covering college athletics since 2010, serving as The State’s USC men’s basketball beat writer since October 2017. His work has been recognized by the Associated Press Sports Editors, Virginia Press Association and West Virginia Press Association. At a program-listed 5-foot-10, he’s always been destined to write about the game. Not play it.
The South Carolina Gamecocks football program is trying to hold on to more in-state talent, including Conway defensive lineman Tonka Hemingway, who rode a boat with Will Muschamp and stayed with Zacch Pickens.