Kentucky basketball: 5 things to know about South Carolina

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3. Head coach Lamont Paris

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South Carolina head coach Lamont Paris has already made massive strides in his second year with the Gamecocks. Paris and his squad have already passed their win total from last season, which was 11, with already 15 wins on the young season. A win over Kentucky would go a long way for the Gamecocks resume in March if they happen to be on the bubble.