Ray Tanner, South Carolina

Gamecocks Buzz: Candidates To Watch

Coaching Buzz

South Carolina sent shockwaves across the college baseball community late Tuesday night when it announced that head coach Chad Holbrook had resigned his post.

Holbrook’s departure from South Carolina doesn’t come as a surprise. The Gamecocks entered the 2017 campaign expected to compete for the national title. Instead, they went 35-25 (13-17) and failed to reach the NCAA postseason.

South Carolina athletic director Ray Tanner now has a difficult job to do. There are no obvious choices for the Gamecocks outside of Clemson’s Monte Lee, and Lee would be a long shot to leave Clemson for a[…]