USC out­lasts Texas A&M for key road win

The State - - Sports - Staff re­ports

In a sea­son al­ready reach­ing into un­charted ter­ri­tory, an­other first was claimed by South Carolina vol­ley­ball Fri­day night in Col­lege Sta­tion, Texas. The Game­cocks de­feated Texas A&M in five sets to earn their first win on the road in the all-time se­ries with the Ag­gies. South Carolina is now 18-6 over­all and 9-5 in the SEC. Hard-luck Texas A&M falls to 13-13, 6-8 in the SEC, with five of its last seven matches end­ing in 3-2 losses.

USC will have a full week be­fore its next match. South Carolina will host Ole Miss on Fri­day for a 7 p.m. match that will also be se­nior night. The Game­cocks will honor its five­woman se­nior class – Cal­lie Brown, Aubrey Ezell, Court­ney Fur­long, Emma Lock and Jesse Turner.

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