That earned the Hogs a late night date Monday night with the two-time defending national champion South Carolina Gamecocks.
"It's a total different feeling," said Van Horn. "Instead of the feeling of being 0-1, knowing that you're one loss away from ending your season, disappointed. We're 1-0, we're loose, we're playing in a night game, we're in the winner's bracket. It's just a little bit of a more relaxing feeling."