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Country music star and former lead singer of Hootie and the Blowfish Darius Rucker is a famous alum of South Carolina and a die hard Gamecocks fan.

Rucker promised a free concert for students only if the Gamecocks made a bowl game in Will Muschamp’s first season as head coach, and South Carolina did in fact reach a bowl game. Rucker is making good on his promise Wednesday night at Colonial Life Arena, and he tweeted about the show earlier in the day.

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Well, some Clemson fans came after Rucker on Twitter, so he fired back at them. Someone tweeted at Rucker, “yay… you won six games and under.500!” Rucker responded with this:

That wasn’t all.

Clemson is fresh off of a national championship in football, but South Carolina just took home the title in women’s basketball and made a Final Four in men’s basketball.

The lesson here? Don’t come after Darius Rucker on Twitter.

(h/t Saturday Down South)

Country music star Darius Rucker didn’t appreciate a Clemson fan hopping in his mentions as he talked up South Carolina Rick Diamond/Getty Images
Cole Frederick About the author:
Cole Frederick is from a small town in Alabama, and he graduated from the University of Mississippi with a degree in journalism. He loves all sports - especially football and basketball - and quotes The Office frequently.
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