IT’S BEEN TOO LONG …
Clemson University quarterback Tajh Boyd is having another stellar season for the Tiger football team – of that there can be no doubt. The 6-foot-1, 225-pound junior from Hampton, Virginia is leading the Atlantic Coast Conference in passing – racking up an impressive 3,367 yards and 33 touchdowns in leading the [...]
IT’S BEEN TOO LONG …
SOUTH CAROLINA PLAYS IT … MISSOURI DOESN’T (AT LEAST NOT YET)
Seven years ago the University of South Carolina football team coughed up a 28-7 halftime lead to the Missouri Tigers – losing the 2005 Independence Bowl 38-31.
That was head coach Steve Spurrier’s first year in Columbia, S.C. – and while the loss was bitter, the [...]
By John Loveday || With the University of South Carolina football team’s fall camp officially underway, it’s time for sports fans to make their annual predictions for the upcoming season – which are usually quite bold (although about as accurate as the weekly weather forecast).
Nevertheless prognosticating does help fill the void between now and kickoff [...]
University of South Carolina defensive end Devin Taylor will return to school for his senior season in 2012 – electing to bypass the NFL draft in April. Two other Gamecocks – wide receiver Alshon Jeffery and defensive back Stephone Gilmore – have already declared their eligibility for the draft.
Taylor – a 6-foot-7, 260-pound defensive end [...]
COLUMBIA, S.C. (January 9, 2012) –Junior defensive end Devin Taylor has elected to return to the University of South Carolina for his senior season, he announced today.
“I still have some things I’d like to accomplish at Carolina before I go on to the next level,” said Taylor.
Taylor, a 6-7, 260-pounder from Beaufort, S.C., started all [...]
Marcus Lattimore runs like Secretariat?
That’s what University of Tennessee head coach Derek Dooley had to say about South Carolina’s freshman running back after he galloped for a career-high 184 yards on Saturday against Dooley’s Volunteers. Lattimore now has 722 yards and 11 rushing touchdowns on the season. He’s also caught 14 passes for 240 yards [...]
In his first game as a college football player, South Carolina redshirt freshman Devin Taylor recorded six tackles, a sack, a blocked punt and two forced fumbles – one of which led to the only touchdown in the Gamecocks’ 7-3 season-opening win over the N.C. State Wolfpack last Thursday.
Not a bad show, in other words.
Two freshman from Rock Hill, S.C. played big roles in South Carolina’s season-opening 7-3 win over N.C. State Thursday night.
Cornerback Stephon Gilmore made up for a costly pass interference penalty by turning in a game-saving defensive deflection on the Wolfpack’s final fourth down play. Meanwhile, wideout Tori Gurley caught four passes for 34 yards and [...]