Apr 22 2024

Graham, Scott Resolution Recognizing Lady Gamecocks National Championship Passes Senate

WASHINGTON – The United States Senate has passed a resolution sponsored by U.S. Senators Lindsey Graham (R-South Carolina) and Tim Scott (R-South Carolina) commending the University of South Carolina (USC) women’s basketball team for winning the 2024 National Collegiate Athletics Association Women’s Basketball National Championship. The USC women’s basketball team went undefeated for the entire season with a 38-0 record. This is the Lady Gamecock’s third national championship win.

“I’m glad to have worked with Senator Scott to pass a resolution honoring the Lady Gamecocks’ tremendous season,” said Senator Graham. “They are now undefeated national champions and they make South Carolina proud.”

“The University of South Carolina Gamecocks women’s basketball team is a shining example of the success that can be achieved through selflessness, perseverance in the face of adversity, and commitment to excellence,” said Senator Scott. “Watching their championship was a thrill for all of us in the Palmetto State. They are the best of the best and make our state so proud!”

The resolution:

  • Commends the University of South Carolina Gamecocks for winning the 2024 National Collegiate Athletic Association Women’s Basketball National Championship
  • Recognizes the on-court and off-court achievements of the players, coaches, and staff of the University of South Carolina’s women’s basketball team

Full text of the resolution can be found HERE.