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South Carolina athletic director Ray Tanner returns to the drawing board after parting ways with head coach Mark Kingston on Monday.

Kingston was let go after failing to win the Raleigh Regional after seven seasons with the program. The Gamecocks finished the 2024 campaign with a 37-25 overall record, including a 13-17 mark in the Southeastern Conference.

Though Kingston guided the Gamecocks to two-straight NCAA tournament appearances, including a Super Regional appearance, in his final two seasons, the feeling around Columbia for a few years now is that he wasn’t the guy to lead the program back to the promised[…]