South Carolina returns to Colonial Life Arena on Saturday to host Akron in the second of back-to-back contests between the two schools. The Gamecocks and Zips met in the third-place game of this week's Hawaiian Airlines Diamond Head Classic in Honolulu, Hawaii, on Christmas Day, with South Carolina earning the 69-59 come-from-behind victory. The meeting on Saturday is the second all-time between the two schools. Game time is set for 4 p.m. ET on ESPNU.
Date: Saturday, Dec. 28, 2013
Tipoff: 4 p.m. ET
Location: Columbia, S.C.
Arena: Colonial Life Arena (18,000)
Series: South Carolina leads 1-0
Last Meeting: South Carolina win, 69-59, on Dec. 25, 2013, in Honolulu, Hawaii (Diamond Head Classic)
Talent: Joe Davis (pxp), Paul Biancardi (analyst)
Radio: Gamecock Radio Network/107.5 The Game in Columbia
Sirius: 111; XM: 199
Talent: Andy Demetra (pxp), Casey Manning (analyst)