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Efficiency Rating: Wisconsin-Milwaukee

The new-look Gamecocks kicked off the season Sunday and Gamecock Anthem will track the efficiency of the team all season long. Four of the top five (including the top three) most efficient players from last season weren't there for the opener, but the newcomers picked up the slack in the 82-75 overtime win over Wisconsin-Milwaukee. Check out to see how they did.

A quick way NBA coaches measure a player's game performance is by evaluating his efficiency. In order to find a player's efficiency the following formula is used: ((Points + Rebounds + Assists + Steals + Blocks) - ((Field Goals Att. - Field Goals Made) + (Free Throws Att. - Free Throws Made) + Turnovers)). For example, compare the following stat lines: Player A: 17 points (5-of-22 FG, 7-9 FT... Recommended Stories