South Carolina Rumors & News

  • South Carolina linebackers Dread, Pittman leave team

    The State "News of South Carolina linebacker Sherrod Pittman’s transfer broke Friday morning. In the afternoon, the school confirmed it, and added another linebacker is departing. Jalen Dread has also left the Gamecock football program, head coach Will Muschamp confirmed today. “After meeting with both..." February 03

  • Florida State flips 4-star ATH Hamsah Nasirildeen from South Carolina

    The Spun "Florida State scored a huge commitment this evening when it flipped a prospect from an SEC school. Concord (N.C.) four-star athlete Hamsah Nasirildeen had been committed to South Carolina since August. He officially visited the Gamecocks this month. Tonight, Nasirildeen announced via Twitter..." January 23

  • South Florida tops South Carolina in Birmingham Bowl

    The Sports Xchange "BIRMINGHAM, Ala. -- Big plays by the quarterbacks -- South Florida's Quinton Flowers and South Carolina's Jake Bentley -- grabbed the spotlight during South Florida's 46-39 Birmingham Bowl victory in overtime over the Gamecocks on Thursday afternoon at Legion Field. Flowers, the game MVP,..." December 29

  • Dabo Swinney on allegations Clemson players used racial slurs: 'Absolutely false'

    CBS Sports "Following Clemson's 56-7 win over South Carolina on Saturday, there were plenty of Gamecocks players who felt they had been disrespected by their in-state rivals. Some of the disrespect was your typical rival fare, as South Carolina players thought Clemson was doing a bit too much..." November 28

  • Watson throws sx TDs as No. 4 Clemson routs South Carolina

    The Sports Xchange "CLEMSON, S.C. -- Clemson coach Dabo Swinney has witnessed a lot of big-time performances from quarterback Deshaun Watson, but perhaps none bigger than the one he turned in Saturday night. "Deshaun was unbelievable," Swinney said. "He played lights out." Watson certainly flipped the..." November 27

  • South Carolina Players Accuse Clemson Player and Fans of Hurling Racial Slurs at Them

    Complex "On Saturday night, Clemson bested South Carolina by a score of 56-7, the biggest beatdown of their in-state rivals since they won 51-0 all the way back in 1900. About an hour-and-a-half before the contest even began, however, the two teams got into a tiny skirmish that the South Carolina players..." November 27

  • Appleby guides Florida past South Carolina

    The Sports Xchange "Senior quarterback Austin Appleby passed for 201 yards and two touchdowns to help Florida stay atop the SEC East with a 20-7 victory over South Carolina on Saturday at Gainesville, Fla. Appleby completed 17 of 21 passes while starting in place of injured sophomore Luke Del Rio (shoulder)...." November 12

  • South Carolina knocks off Missouri

    The Sports Xchange "South Carolina's freshmen tandem of quarterback Jake Bentley and running back Rico Dowdle had big games, and the Gamecocks beat struggling Missouri 31-21 in SEC play on Saturday at Williams-Brice Stadium in Columbia, S.C. Bentley threw a pair of first-half touchdowns, and Dowdle rushed for..." November 05

  • Bentley drives South Carolina to upset of No. 18 Tennessee

    The Sports Xchange "Freshman quarterback Jake Bentley and an opportunistic South Carolina defense led the Gamecocks to a 24-21 upset of No. 18 Tennessee in the biggest win of coach Will Muschamp's first season on Saturday night at Williams-Brice Stadium in Columbia, S.C. Bentley, making his first career..." October 30

  • Chris Lammons apologizes for punching Tennessee player

    Larry Brown Sports "South Carolina DB Chris Lammons posted an apology note on Twitter after the Gamecocks beat Tennessee Saturday for punching a Vols player, which led to his ejection from the game. Lammons was being blocked by Vols wide receiver Jauan Jennings in the first quarter on a running play by quarterback..." October 30

  • Georgia uses ground game to subdue South Carolina

    The Sports Xchange "Terry Godwin raced 43 yards with an onside kick to help Georgia seal a 28-14 road win over South Carolina in SEC play on Sunday afternoon at Columbia, S.C. The Gamecocks attempted the onside kick after Rico Dowdle ran 1 yard for a touchdown with 1:40 left in the game to trim Georgia's lead..." October 09

  • South Carolina-Georgia moved to Sunday

    SEC Country "South Carolina’s game against Georgia still will be played in Williams-Brice Stadium, but it won’t be played Saturday night. The Gamecocks and Bulldogs will play on Sunday, coach Will Muschamp said on his Thursday radio show. The game time has not been set yet with hopes it will be determined..." October 07

  • Williams, Knight lift No. 9 Texas A&M past So. Carolina

    The Sports Xchange "Ninth-ranked Texas A&M got enough production from its offense and several big stops by its defense to hold off South Carolina for a 24-13 road win Saturday at Columbia, S.C. The Aggies (5-0, 3-0 SEC) took the lead for good early in the second half but could not put South Carolina away until..." October 01