Meet the men's basketball team at Gamecock Village Saturday | Sports & Recreation
COLUMBIA, SC (WIS) - University of South Carolina head men's basketball coach Frank Martin will be the honorary captain at Saturday's football game against Kentucky.
Fans can meet the men's basketball team during pre-game festivities at Gamecock Village. The men's squad will arrive at Gamecock Village at 5:30 p.m. Players will sign autographs on the athletics department item provided at the event and shoot baskets with fans until 6:30 p.m. As Gamecock fans enter Williams-Brice Stadium the team will pass out schedule cards.
Coach Martin will join the officials as the honorary captain for the coin toss prior to kickoff. Fans should keep an eye on the field during the game as Coach Martin and the team will be introduced.
The basketball team continues preseason practice to prepare the regular season, which begins with a Nov. 3 exhibition contest vs. USC Aiken at Colonial Life Arena.
The Gamecock football team kicks off against Kentucky at 7:30 p.m. The game will be broadcast on FSN.
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