March Madness 2017: South Carolina's magic ride continues with blowout win over Baylor.

The Gamecocks destroyed the Bears.

South Carolina wants more of the same on Friday, as the Gamecocks will look to continue their strong play that led to an upset win over Duke on Sunday.

But they'll face a stiff task in New York, as topping No. 3 seed Baylor is as tough a task as vanquishingthe Blue Devils.

With Sindarius Thornwell in tow, though, you can never count out South Carolina.

Follow along here for live updates and coverage.

7:39 p.m.: Well, this is certainly... um... a game. Seven combined points at the first media timeout.

8:24 p.m.: These games are not as good as last night. South Carolina enters the half with a 15-point lead. Why can't evey night be like Thursday was?

8:57 p.m.: All of a sudden, this is the biggest blowout of the night. Who woulda guessed?

9:24 p.m.: A Sindarius Thornwell three just put South Carolina up 63-41 with just over four minutes left. Yep, this game's over. Thornwell has another 20 point game.

9:40 p.m.: That's a final. South Carolina wins 70-50, and the Gamecocks are headed to their first Elite Eight in program history.




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