According to a tweet from FOX Carolina News, former South Carolina star Jadeveon Clowney is in Greenville for the men’s NCAA Tournament game versus Duke.
Clowney, a defensive end for the Houston Texans, is coming off the best season of his three-year NFL career, during which he had 52 tackles and 6 sacks.
Former USC Gamecock ? Jadeveon Clowney is on the sidelines rooting on the Gamecocks tonight! pic.twitter.com/vam6qHDtXc
— FOX Carolina News (@foxcarolinanews) March 20, 2017
NBA Hall of Fame member Alex English, another former South Carolina star, saw Clowney at Bon Secours Wellness Arena. English currently works with WLTX, a CBS affiliate station in Columbia.
— Alex English (@AlexEnglishNBA) March 20, 2017
A win against Duke on Sunday night advanced South Carolina to the Sweet 16. Baylor, the 3 seed in the East Region, moved on with a win against Southern Cal.
South Carolina won its first-round game over Marquette on Friday night in Greenville, S.C. Duke opened NCAA Tournament play with a win against Troy State.