Fall Report: South CarolinaFall Report
ATLANTA — Back in June, after South Carolina completed a 3-0 run through the Greenville Regional, South Carolina coach Mark Kingston was asked what impressed him most about his team.
“The fact that they came back from the dead,” he said. “I mean, what’s better than that?”
Indeed, as late as April 17, the Gamecocks were just 20-17 overall, 6-9 in the SEC, and looking like a long shot just to make a regional. But they dug deep and finished the season with seven straight weeks of inspired baseball, propelling them all the way to super regionals.[…]