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Only about 15% of all seats at Williams-Brice Stadium offer some type of shade or cover. To search for tickets or to find out if your seats are protected from the sun or rain, follow the link for the seat finder.
The cheapest tickets for a South Carolina football game are typically found in the far reaches of the 900 level. The upper rows (25 and above) are notorious for not being able to see all of the near endzone and for being heavily exposed to the wind.
While these seats lack such comforts as cover and chairbacks, they also come with their own brand of atmosphere and are ideal for the diehard fan on a budget. They come with the best views of the scoreboard and the lower rows actually have sitelines similar to the very expensive Zone Club just beneath them.
These sections are broken up into 2 parts that are divided by a walkway. The lower part (rows 8 and below) and upper part are considered the same section.
Accessible seating can be found in Row 8 of sections 902-907.
Lower Level Sideline Seating
The best seats in the lower level at Williams-Brice Stadium are found in sideline sections 1-9 and 17-25. In addition to being behind the player benches, these sections offer superb angles towards the field.
Among these sections, Rows 25-40 on the west side of the stadium (the South Carolina side) offer the best experience. In addition to being at an ideal height to see all of the action, these rows are close to the entry tunnel at Row 20 so you can easily access the concourse. These seats also have the sun behind them and are the first lower level seats to get shaded by the press box.
In this location, sections 23-25 are designated student sections. South Carolina is known to have a very passionate student section at their games, so it will most likely be very loud around that area.
Each section in this location has 43-53 numbered rows.
Upper Level Sideline Seating
On the highest level of seating behind the sidelines is the Upper Level Sideline seating location. This location consists of both the 300 level on the west side and the 500 level on the east side. Despite the different naming conventions, the game day experience for fans on both of these levels will be nearly identical.
The sections in this location on the 300 level have 39 numbered rows while those on the 500 level have 43 numbered rows. With the concourse tunnel located near the front of each section - and those front rows having the best views - pony up the extra cash for tickets in the first ten rows. While your wallet might hurt a little more, your knees will thank you for not making them climb 40 steps each time you get hungry or thirsty.
What is the lowest row which still has good views at Williams Brice?
Seating sections near midfield will give you the best views of the game no matter what side of the field the action is on. Sections 19-23 are located nearest midfield and are on the opposite side from the Gamecocks players bench.
There are 53 rows in these sections, starting with A1 (closest to the field) through A10, then followed by Row 1 through Row 43 (furthest from the field in this section). To ensure you are sitting high enough up to see over the players on the visiting team bench, consider rows 20-24 which are located just more than halfway up the section and should provide sufficient elevation to avoid obstruction from the visiting team bench.
What rows are closest to the field at Williams-Brice Stadium?
In most sections at Williams-Brice Stadium, Row 1 is the first row. However, there are some lettered sections in the Lower Level that are closest to the field. The following rows are in front of Row 1 seats on the Lower Level:
Sections 11-14: A2-A4 before Row 1
Sections 17-24: Rows A1-A6
Sections 29-34: Rows A1-A4
Wheelchair seating in Sections 50 and 51
How many rows in each section at Williams-Brice Stadium?
Each section has a varying amount of rows and seats. Find a section to see row and/or seat numbers.
Is seat number 1 on the left or right side of sections?
As you look towards the field from your seats, lower number seats are on your right.