Posted November 16, 2012 on
South Carolina defeats Morgan State behind Lashay Page's 20 points to win 87-71. South Carolina added five players in double-figures in Friday's game to improve to 2-0 on the season.
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Senior guard LaShay Page scored 20 points to lead South Carolina to an 87-71 victory over Morgan State on Friday night.
Justin Black led Morgan State (1-2) with 20 points.
Morgan State got off to a fast start and led by as many as seven points in the first half until the Gamecocks came back and took the lead 22-20 with 9:10 to play on a layup by Eric Smith.
It proved to be the...
South Carolina starting quarterback Connor Shaw reinjured his left foot in the early first quarter of the Gamecocks' 24-7 win over Wofford.
"Yeah, I'm a little banged up and retwisted it in the first series (of the game Saturday)," Shaw said.
"I was able to finish strong, but it bothered me throughout the game."
He completed 16 of his 21 passes...
COLUMBIA, S.C. -- Kenny Miles rushed for 127 yards and a touchdown and No. 2 South Carolina pulled out a closer-than-expected 24-7 win over FCS opponent Wofford 24-7 on Saturday. The victory gave Steve Spurrier his 64th win in eight seasons with the Gamecocks (9-2), tying him with Rex Enright for most ever in program history. But it wasn't until a 17-point fourth quarter...
South Carolina defensive end Jadeveon Clowney will not play against Wofford because of a sprained foot that's bothered him most of the season.
Clowney was not dressed in his uniform before pregame practice. He has not practiced this week, but defensive coordinator Lorenzo Ward has said Clowney hasn't practiced much the past few weeks yet still played.
The 12th-ranked Gamecocks...
Kenny Miles rushed for 127 yards and a touchdown and No. 12 South Carolina pulled out a closer-than-expected 24-7 win over FCS opponent Wofford 24-7 on Saturday.
The victory gave Steve Spurrier his 64th win in eight seasons with the Gamecocks (9-2), tying him with Rex Enright for most ever in program history. But it wasn't until a 17-point fourth quarter that Spurrier and South...
South Carolina football fans go ahead and bet on Jadeveon Clowney breaking the single-season sack record against Wofford on Saturday.
Cloweny has recorded 9.5 sacks on the season and stands only a half-sack away from tying the school single-season record (10) currently held by both Andrew Provence and Melvin Ingram.
No offense to the Terriers defense but you are not going...
South Carolina coaches have a new goal for the Gamecocks' defense against Wofford's option attack.
Players won't be turned loose to chase the ball carrier in a controlled frenzy.
''When you play the option, it is about discipline,'' defensive line coach Brad Lawing said.
Discipline won't just be a priority for the defense.
Coach Steve Spurrier...
Wofford coach Mike Ayers had the same winning expectations coming into No. 12 South Carolina as he does each week in the Southern Conference. His disappointment at losing is also just as huge.
Ayers said his Terriers (8-3) came in planning for victory and nearly pulled it off until the Gamecocks' 17-point fourth quarter led to a 24-7 win on Saturday.
''If we don'...
South Carolina head coach Steve Spurrier tied Rex Enright for the most wins in school history by a head coach. Spurrier will look to break that next week against Clemson. Also, South Carolina's senior class continued to make history of its own with its 36th win.
Kenny Miles stepped up big for South Carolina in the 24-7 win over Wofford. Miles' 127 yards rushing paced the Gamecocks to a tough victory over the Terriers as Miles closed out his final game at Williams-Brice Stadium on a high note.
The Gamecocks defeated Wofford 24-7 thanks to a big performance from Kenny Miles. USC improves to 9-2 on the season and will get ready to face the Clemson Tigers next weekend.
Gamecock Anthem returns the weekly feature "Anthem Roundtable" as we take a look at Wofford. The Terriers bring the triple-option offense to Columbia looking to upset the Gamecocks. South Carolina has a chance to stay undefeated at home for the first time since 1987. How will it play out? See what our Anthem Roundtable panelists think.