South Carolina State Bulldogs
UniversitySouth Carolina State University
ConferenceMEAC (primary)
Independent (women's soccer)
NCAADivision I (FCS)
Athletic directorKeshia Campbell (Interim)[1]
LocationOrangeburg, South Carolina
Varsity teams14 (6 men's, 8 women's)
Football stadiumOliver C. Dawson Stadium
Basketball arenaSHM Memorial Center
Softball stadiumLady Bulldog Softball Field
Soccer stadiumOliver C. Dawson Stadium
Tennis venueHardeep Judge Tennis Center
Outdoor track and field venueLorry H. Dawkins Track Facility
Volleyball arenaDukes Gymnasium
ColorsGarnet and blue[2]

The South Carolina State Bulldogs and Lady Bulldogs (also SC State) sponsors fourteen sports teams representing South Carolina State University in Orangeburg, South Carolina in intercollegiate athletics, including men’s and women's basketball, cross country, tennis, and indoor and outdoor track and field; women's-only soccer, softball, and volleyball; and men's-only football. The Bulldogs compete in the NCAA Division I Football Championship Subdivision (FCS) and most teams are members of the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference;[3] the women's soccer team plays as an independent.


Men's sports Women's sports
Basketball Basketball
Cross country Bowling
Football Cross country
Tennis Soccer
Track and field Softball
Track and field
† – Track and field includes both indoor and outdoor


  1. ^ "Keshia Campbell - Acting Director of Athletics". Retrieved January 14, 2023.
  2. ^ South Carolina State University Style Manual (PDF). Retrieved January 2, 2023.
  3. ^ "Member Institutions". Archived from the original on 2013-03-26.