Due to possible severe weather this afternoon, the University of South Carolina women's basketball team will be honored at a celebration tonight (Monday, April 3) at 8 pm in Colonial Life Arena. Doors will open at 7 pm (College, Lincoln and the main doors) for the celebration honoring Coach Dawn Staley's NCAA National Championship team.
Coach Staley and members from the national championship Gamecocks as well as USC President Harris Pastides and Athletics Director Ray Tanner will take part in the ceremonies.
The Gamecock women's basketball team captured its first national championship and the seventh in school history Sunday night, with a 67-55 win over Mississippi State in Dallas, Texas.
South Carolina reached the Final Four in both men's and women's basketball, marking just the 13th time in NCAA history and the third time in SEC record books that a program has accomplished that feat.
- The event will start at 8 pm and should last no longer than 35-40 minutes.
- Greene Street will be closed to the public.
- This is not a ticketed event. General admission seating.