Array ( )
Garcia to start for Gamecocks - UpstateToday.com
Online Store
. Home » Archive by Category

Articles in College – USC

Garcia to start for Gamecocks
September 29, 2010 – 12:10 am | No Comment
Garcia to start for Gamecocks | Test

Despite pulling him with the game on the line Saturday at Auburn, South Carolina coach Steve Spurrier said Stephen Garcia would remain the Gamecocks’ starting quarterback for the Alabama game.

Phil Kornblut: Top SC prospect Clowney expands list
September 28, 2010 – 12:05 am | No Comment
Phil Kornblut: Top SC prospect Clowney expands list | Test

While most prospects are trimming their list, South Pointe defensive end Jadeveon Clowney (6-6, 240) is going the other way. He’s actually expanded the list of schools he’s considering, according to his coach Bobby Carroll, and Miami and Auburn are the newest additions.

Phil Kornblut: Gamecocks in good shape with prep school prospects
September 21, 2010 – 12:20 am | No Comment
Phil Kornblut: Gamecocks in good shape with prep school prospects | Test

South Carolina has had a positive working relationship with Fork Union Prep (Va.) over the years.

Phil Kornblut: Host of recruits witnesses USC’s win
September 14, 2010 – 12:15 am | No Comment
Phil Kornblut: Host of recruits witnesses USC’s win | Test

Saturday’s Georgia game not only brought out the best in the South Carolina football team, it brought out some of the Gamecocks’ top targets.

Phil Kornblut: Under-the-radar SC prospects getting major attention
September 7, 2010 – 12:05 am | No Comment
Phil Kornblut: Under-the-radar SC prospects getting major attention | Test

With the trend toward early commitments, the senior season has become meaningless in the recruiting process for many top prospects. But for those borderline guys, the senior season is that last chance to convince recruiters from major schools of their worthiness for offers.

Spurrier: South Carolina focused on Southern Miss
September 2, 2010 – 12:10 am | No Comment
Spurrier: South Carolina focused on Southern Miss | Test

Steve Spurrier says South Carolina is focused and ready to play Southern Miss, no matter how often he’s asked about potential NCAA problems.

Phil Kornblut: Nation’s top prospect concerned by USC scandal
August 31, 2010 – 12:05 am | No Comment
Phil Kornblut: Nation’s top prospect concerned by USC scandal | Test

Defensive end Jadeveon Clowney (6-6, 247) of South Pointe was the focus of the ESPN telecast of the South Pointe-Northwestern game Saturday.

Gamecocks pick up O-line commit
August 26, 2010 – 12:16 am | No Comment
Gamecocks pick up O-line commit | Test

Offensive lineman Quincy McKinney (6-4, 295) of Columbus, Ga., committed Wednesday morning to South Carolina.

Phil Kornblut: Brownell picks up first commit as Clemson coach
August 24, 2010 – 12:05 am | No Comment
Phil Kornblut: Brownell picks up first commit as Clemson coach | Test

First-year Clemson basketball coach Brad Brownell is on the board with his first commitment from a player he recruited for Clemson.

Andrew Moore: Clemson, USC enter 2010 in search of consistency
August 21, 2010 – 1:02 am | No Comment
Andrew Moore: Clemson, USC enter 2010 in search of consistency | Test

The end of 2009 did little to give us an impression of how good either Clemson or South Carolina could be in 2010. If anything, it muddled the picture.

Gamecocks hoping for long-awaited breakthrough
August 21, 2010 – 1:01 am | No Comment
Gamecocks hoping for long-awaited breakthrough | Test

As someone who’s grown accustomed to an exorbitant amount of attention during his coaching career, Steve Spurrier could tell something was off at South Carolina’s annual media day earlier this month.

South Carolina overview
August 21, 2010 – 1:00 am | No Comment
South Carolina overview | Test

An overview of the 2010 South Carolina football team

Gamecocks’ Saunders on Mackey watch list
August 17, 2010 – 12:05 am | No Comment
Gamecocks’ Saunders on Mackey watch list | Test

University of South Carolina tight end Weslye Saunders has been named to the 32-member preseason 2010 John Mackey Watch List, it was announced Monday by the Nassau County Sports Commission.

Phil Kornblut: Recruits whipping fans into Facebook frenzy
August 17, 2010 – 12:05 am | No Comment
Phil Kornblut: Recruits whipping fans into Facebook frenzy | Test

For the second time this summer, a Facebook posting by a major football prospect sent one group of fans in the state into a tizzy.