Gamecocks homer past The Citadel

Joey Pankake led off the bottom of the ninth inning with a walk-off homer to left-center to lift South Carolina to a 6-5 win over The Citadel on Tuesday night at Carolina Stadium. The win improves South Carolina’s record to 27-7 on the season. South Carolina heads back on the road for a three-game SEC series at Florida. First pitch for the opener on Thursday is 7:30pm with the game televised on ESPNU.