1:56 AM EDT, Sat October 24, 2020
Garnet And Black Attack 15 hours ago
Opponent Q&A: LSU

Opponent Q&A: LSU

Photo by Stephen Lew/Icon Sportswire/Corbis/Icon Sportswire via Checking in with the Bayou Bengals. As the South Carolina Gamecocks prepare for their matchup against the LSU Tigers, we had questions about how things have been going in Baton Rouge, and our friend Zachary Junda of And The Valley Shook had answers. LSU is having a tough and weird go of it so far this year, having dropped games to Mississippi State and Missouri and then seeing its matchup against Florida postponed thanks to COVID. Aside from the obvious lack of Joe Burrow, what are the missing ingredients here? The biggest...
thestate 20 hours ago

South Carolina-LSU football prediction: Can the Gamecocks handle good fortune?

The pessimism antennas are up for South Carolina football fans as the Gamecocks prepare to face LSU. The Gamecocks are coming off a big win? The opposing QB is going …
thestate Oct 22, 2020

One Gamecocks defender out vs. LSU, two more ready to go, Muschamp says

Will Muschamp announced the waiting game with Israel Mukuamu should be over. After the veteran missed last week against Auburn, the South Carolina football coach said he should be ready …
thestate Oct 22, 2020

South Carolina reveals uniform combination for trip to Louisiana

South Carolina football is back on the road and sporting a new look against LSU. The Gamecocks unveiled the uniform combination for Saturday’s trip to Death Valley in Baton Rouge. …
thestate Oct 22, 2020

From wrestling to engineering to walk-on fullback, Adam Prentice’s journey to USC

A college wrestler, a Division III linebacker and an engineer walk into a football meeting room — they’re all Adam Prentice. Or rather, they’re all paths Prentice, now a fullback …
thestate Oct 22, 2020

What getting receiver Jalen Brooks eligible could mean for South Carolina’s offense

One could probably overstate the impact Division II transfer wide receiver Jalen Brooks could have on South Carolina’s offense, now that the NCAA has made him eligible. But if things …
thestate Oct 22, 2020

The ‘pixel pushers’ who help power Gamecocks recruiting efforts behind the scenes

Zach Frehse made clear rather quickly the central theme of his role with South Carolina’s football program. “Basically, all I care about is recruiting,” Frehse told The State. “That’s really …
thestate Oct 21, 2020

After a yearlong wait and summer health scare, Seventh Woods eager to play for USC

One year. Seventh Woods knew what he signed up for when he transferred from North Carolina to South Carolina. He knew the promise of more playing time would come paired …
thestate Oct 21, 2020

‘One of the faster guys we have’: What Muschamp said about getting Brooks eligible

South Carolina’s Jalen Brooks had to wait a long time for this, and his coach, Will Muschamp, is pleased that it’s over. The transfer from Wingate and Tarlton State received …
Receiver Jalen Brooks finally cleared by NCAA

Receiver Jalen Brooks finally cleared by NCAA

Photo by Michael Chang/ Took ‘em long enough, but they got to the right result. It took the NCAA clearinghouse at least four games too long, but the right decision was finally rendered when South Carolina Gamecocks receiver Jalen Brooks learned he was eligible to play the rest of the season on Wednesday morning. Cleared.@i_stay_sore1 pic.twitter.com/nku1UBpMO2— Gamecock Football (@GamecockFB) October 21, 2020 Technically transferring in from Tarleton State, Brooks spent two seasons previously at Division II Wingate in North Carolina, where he grabbed 52 catches for 1,048 yards...
thestate Oct 21, 2020

Talented Gamecocks transfer Jalen Brooks gets NCAA waiver, finally, can play this week

South Carolina football finally got the news it wanted: Wingate transfer wide receiver Jalen Brooks will be on the field for the 2020 season. The school announced Wednesday he’d received …
thestate Oct 21, 2020

The GoGamecocks Podcast: USC got one upset vs. Auburn. Can it get another vs. LSU?

South Carolina upset No. 15 Auburn at home this past weekend. Now, the Gamecocks have a chance to win their third in a row and knock off the defending national …
thestate Oct 21, 2020

‘It rained for 24 straight hours’: The story of USC’s dramatic last win over LSU

What folks seem to remember first about that night in Baton Rouge, Louisiana: the buckets and buckets and buckets of water coming down on the South Carolina Gamecocks. “It was …
thestate Oct 20, 2020

What could be holding back young Gamecocks receivers from getting more snaps

During several of this year’s episodes of the call-in show he’s a part of, South Carolina football coach Will Muschamp likes to mention a player that he thinks might get …
Odds: South Carolina at LSU

Odds: South Carolina at LSU

Photo by Stephen Lew/Icon Sportswire/Corbis/Icon Sportswire via Fresh off an upset win, Vegas predicts a one-score game in Baton Rouge. After topping Auburn last Saturday, the Gamecocks are now an impressive 4-0 against the spread while simultaneously being a mediocre 2-2 overall on the year. Hoping to stay hot, South Carolina is on the road at LSU for a primetime matchup this Saturday night on ESPN. USC is fresh off a ranked victory where they generally played well on both sides of the ball. On the flip side, LSU is coming back from a COVID-19 bye week with the last game they played...

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