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ESPN Gameday Coming to Columbia SC



COLUMBIA, S.C. (September 21, 2014) — ESPN’s popular College GameDay Built by The Home Depot will be coming to Columbia this week, it was announced today.

The live three-hour show, which features Chris Fowler, Lee Corso, Kirk Herbstreit and Desmond Howard will be aired nationally beginning at 9 a.m. ET, Saturday, September 27 on ESPN.

The show will take place from the historic Horseshoe in the middle of the Carolina campus.

The South Carolina Gamecocks (3-1, 2-1 SEC) will host the Missouri Tigers (3-1, 0-0 SEC) at a sold out Williams-Brice Stadium at 7 p.m. Saturday night. The game will be televised nationally on ESPN.

This will mark the seventh time that ESPN’s College GameDay will visit the South Carolina campus. The Gamecocks own a 3-3 record when GameDay has been on campus. Here are those dates and opponents:

Nov. 10, 2001: #4 Florida 54, #14 South Carolina 17
Sept. 11, 2004: #3 Georgia 20, South Carolina 16
Aug. 31, 2005: South Carolina 24, UCF 15
Oct. 28, 2006: #8 Tennessee 31, South Carolina 24
Oct. 9, 2010: #19 South Carolina 31, #1 Alabama 28
Oct. 6, 2012: #6 South Carolina 35, #5 Georgia 7

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