Per USC Release***
The University of South Carolina men’s basketball team will arrive at Colonial Life Arena at approximately 10 pm this evening. Fans are encouraged to greet the team in the front of the arena, near Foundation Square (main entrance of CLA).
Coach Frank Martin and Athletics Director Ray Tanner will say a few words to the crowd.
The Gamecocks will travel to Phoenix, Ariz., to participate in the Final Four after defeating Florida, 77-70, to capture the East Regional Championship on Sunday at Madison Square Garden in New York City. It will be Gamecock men’s basketball first appearance in the NCAA Final Four.
For media covering the Gamecock Men’s Basketball arrival at Foundation Square, please be advised of the following:
• There is a media section in front of the stage sectioned off by bike rack from which media can cover the event.
• A multbox is provided in the media area.
• There will be no media availability for the teams or coaches before or after the event.
• Parking is first-come, first-served in the surface lots around Colonial Life Arena and in Discovery Garage for no charge for tonight’s event.