USC national championship baseball team could get license plate
Tue, 05 Apr 2011 18:01:44 GMT —
COLUMBIA, S.C. (WACH, AP) -- South Carolina drivers could show their Gamecock pride with special license plates commemorating the baseball team's national championship under a bill approved in the House.
The proposal passed Tuesday honors the University of South Carolina's 2010 team that won the College World Series.
The bill specifies the plates issued by the Department of Motor Vehicles would cost an additional $75. The money would go to the college's alumni association.Related Stories USC Baseball to receive NCAA Championship rings this weekend Gamecock National Champs honored by President 40,000 pack Main Street for USC Victory Parade Tanner named Coach of the Year Gamecocks win National Championship
The championship plate is among a slew of special plates in the bill. Others would honor veterans, recognize educators, support libraries and show a love for beach music. One of the plates for outdoor sports would read "Coon hunters."
To find out more about all the plates you can read the text of the bill .
The bill requires another perfunctory vote before heading to the Senate.
South Carolina has more than 130 different license plates according to the Department of Motor Vehicles plate gallery. You can view images of all the specialty license plates currently available on the SCDMV website .
Would you pay the extra $75 to have a USC national championship license plate? Leave your thoughts in the comments section below.
(The Associated Press contributed to this report.)