South Carolina women's basketball coach Dawn Staley discusses expectations for her team in 2018-2019 and what the absence of A'ja Wilson will mean for the Gamecocks and their chances and perception in the SEC.
South Carolina women’s basketball enters a new era in 2018-2019 without A’ja Wilson, and while no one’s counting the Gamecocks out in the SEC, USC is embracing playing under the radar as much as it can.
After the first practice of the 2018-19 season, South Carolina women’s basketball coach Dawn Staley spoke about the absence of A’ja Wilson, the Gamecocks’ guard-focused system and winning gold with Team USA.
Former South Carolina women’s basketball great A’ja Wilson has officially been named to the U.S. women’s national team ahead of the 2018 Women’s Basketball World Cup, and she will be coached by Dawn Staley.
South Carolina men’s and women’s basketball teams will host their first Gamecock Tipoff event this October, open to fans, joining other college basketball programs in featuring ‘Midnight Madness’ practices.