While the University of South Carolina Gamecocks football team hasn’t had the kind of on-field success enjoyed by many of their SEC peers, they enjoy some of the strongest fan support in college football.

Gamecocks fans clad in garnet and black fill 80,000 seat Williams-Brice Stadium for every home game and the team’s logo is a ubiquitous site throughout the South Carolina Midlands. Led by legendary head coach Steve Spurrier, the Gamecocks’ have upgraded their competitive ability over the past decade with wins against SEC powers such as the LSU Tigers, Auburn Tigers and the Texas A&M Aggies. They’re now a team that has the respect of a contender in the SEC year after year.


Fans of South Carolina Gamecocks football have the same advantages as the rest of the SEC when it comes to watching their team online. The SEC has a broadcast relationship with ESPN so most of the higher profile games air on one of their affiliated networks.

Additional coverage airs on the conference’s dedicated 24/7 network, The SEC Network. The SEC Network is a partnership with ESPN and the conference which means that every SEC game is available on ‘the Worldwide Leader’s’ state of the art digital platform. Every South Carolina football game will have streaming available to computers, mobile devices and set-top streaming devices.

There are two ways for US based fans to get access to the South Carolina Gamecocks’ live game streams on ESPN/The SEC Network. Subscribers to cable/satellite services have access to the digital platforms of both networks free of charge. By using the login information provided by their cable company, Gamecocks’ fans can watch live streaming on a variety of devices.

Non-cable subscribers now have an option as well–they can sign up for a streaming only package on SlingTV. The SlingTV service offers a collection of top premium TV networks for $20 a month. This package includes ESPN and ESPN2, with the SEC Network and the rest of the ESPN family of networks available for an extra $5 as part of a ‘sports package’.


Outside the United States, the ease of viewing South Carolina Gamecocks’ live streams varies from country to country. It some countries is just as easy as it is in the United States. This is because ESPN offers ‘digital only’ subscription to a growing number of countries worldwide. This package also includes the SEC Network meaning that Gamecocks’ fans in these countries have no trouble getting top quality game streams.

Elsewhere, finding South Carolina football streams will take a bit more work. The most difficult option is trying to locate 24/7 streams of the individual networks. Finding these can be a hit and miss process. The best place to start is Google or one of the many college football fan message boards. A better idea is to find the specific South Carolina Gamecocks football games you’re looking for on one of the many live sports streaming websites. These include VIPSPORTBOX, Stream2Watch, P2P4U among others. For a complete read this article on the best free streaming sports website online.