Tennessee vs. South Carolina: Recap, Stats, and Box Score

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Tennessee vs. South Carolina: Recap, Stats, and Box Score
Tennessee 66
(12-10, 2-6 away)
South Carolina 61
(12-11, 9-6 home)
Venue: Colonial Life Arena
1:00PM ET / 10:00AM PT, February 10, 2013
Box Score
1st 2nd Final
Tennessee 32 34 66
South Carolina 29 32 61
Top Performers
Points Rebounds Assists
Tennessee J Stokes 20 J Stokes 10 J Richardson 5
South Carolina M Carrera 18 M Carrera 11 B Ellington 5

South Carolina lost in front of the home crowd against Tennessee 66-61 in conference play on Sunday, February 10th. Michael Carrera picked up a double-double for the Gamecocks with a team-high 18 points and 11 rebounds. Brian Richardson scored 17 points and added five rebounds. Jarnell Stokes registered a double-double for the Volunteers with a game-high 20 points and 10 rebounds. South Carolina (12-11, 2-8 SEC) gets LSU (13-8, 4-6 SEC) on their home court on Thursday, February 14th.

South Carolina Game Notes

  • The last time USC started the season 12-11 was 2006.
  • The Gamecocks have been unlucky three times this season in games decided by five or fewer points. Since 2007, South Carolina is 29-26 in close games.
  • South Carolina has lost 100 percent of the time this season (0-8) after recording 61 or fewer total points.
  • The Gamecocks have lost 100 percent of the time this season (0-10) after having a field goal percentage of 39.2 percent or worse.
  • South Carolina has lost 75 percent of the time this season (2-6) after committing 13 or more turnovers.
  • When the opposition records 27 or more free throws made this season, South Carolina has lost 100 percent of the time (0-3).
  • When the opposition records six or more blocks this season, South Carolina has lost 88 percent of the time (1-7).
  • South Carolina has recorded fewer assists than their opponents for the past four games.
  • This is the 14th game at home this season--USC has a 4.1 average scoring margin against opponents at home.
  • The top two scorers (Michael Carrera and Brian Richardson) accounted for 57.3 percent of the points.
  • Michael Carrera accounted for 36.6 percent of the team's rebounds.
  • Michael Carrera has led the team in scoring seven times and in rebounding 8 times in 23 games this season.
  • Michael Carrera recorded the fourth double-digit rebound game of his career.
  • Michael Carrera has four straight double-digit point games.
  • Michael Carrera recorded a double-double. It was the fourth of his career.

Tennessee Game Notes

  • The Volunteers won this one, but have lost three times this season in games decided by five or fewer points. Since 2007, Tennessee is 37-26 in close games.
  • Jarnell Stokes recorded a team season high in blocks with four.
  • Jarnell Stokes accounted for 30.3 percent of the team's points.
  • Jarnell Stokes accounted for 31.2 percent of the team's rebounds.
  • Jarnell Stokes has led the team in scoring eight times and in rebounding 12 times in 22 games this season.
  • This marks the second 20-point game of Jarnell Stokes's career.
  • Jarnell Stokes has five straight double-digit point games.
  • Jarnell Stokes recorded a double-double. It was his ninth this season and 11th of his career.
  • Josh Richardson set a career high with five assists.
  • This was the first foul out of the season for Quinton Chievous.
TENN PlayersMinsPtsRebAstStlBlkTO
A+Jarnell Stokes3520102046
B+Josh Richardson33755212
B-Trae Golden271611002
B-Jordan McRae35741201
CSkylar McBee27801101
CQ. Chievous11410102
C-D. Edwards6030000
D+Kenny Hall11220002
-Armani Moore8010112
-Yemi Makenjuola4210000
-Derek Reese3010000
USC PlayersMinsPtsRebAstStlBlkTO
AMichael Carrera2918110104
BB. Richardson251750202
B-Eric Smith21901000
C+Bruce Ellington36625102
C+RJ Slawson18410211
CDamien Leonard38421101
C-Lakeem Jackson24330001
-M. Kacinas9011002

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