Drew Meyer Has All of His Bases Covered

Former Gamecock All-American infielder Drew Meyer never had a doubt that he would earn his degree from South Carolina. After a nine year professional baseball career, he came back to school in 2011 through the Carolina Degree Completion Program, earned straight A’s over the next year and a half and discovered a professional network of [...]

Drew Meyer Has All of His Bases Covered 2018-02-05T19:19:06+00:00

Marcus Lattimore Prepares for the Next Step

Marcus Lattimore retired from the NFL without ever having the opportunity to play a single down. Lattimore may be one of the most beloved South Carolina football players of all time, not only for how performed on the field, but for how he carried himself off the field. He is at peace with his football [...]

Marcus Lattimore Prepares for the Next Step 2018-02-05T19:19:06+00:00

Finishing What They Started

Finishing what they started is important to former South Carolina football student-athletes Marcus Lattimore, Fred Bennett, and Darian Stewart. It's important to many other Gamecocks as well as those student-athletes who chose to leave school early for personal reasons or to pursue professional sports careers are coming back to campus thanks to the Carolina Degree [...]

Finishing What They Started 2018-02-05T19:19:06+00:00

Degree Completion Program Offers Student-Athletes a Second Chance

Not every student-athlete finishes school, but now they have a chance. The University of South Carolina gives student-athletes a second chance to come back and earn that diploma through the Carolina Degree Completion Program, which is part of the Gamecock Student-Athlete Promise. "We provide funding," said Maria Hickman, Associate Athletics Director for Academics and Student [...]

Degree Completion Program Offers Student-Athletes a Second Chance 2018-02-05T19:19:06+00:00