Posted September 28, 2013 on AP on Fox
South Carolina starting quarterback Connor Shaw has left the Gamecocks' game against UCF with a right shoulder sprain. Shaw landed awkwardly on his shoulder during a run with 6:34 left in the first quarter Saturday. Shaw was dragged to the ground by UCF linebacker Terrance Plummer and fumbled. The Knights recovered the ball and Shaw came up holding his shoulder. He was taken back to the locker room and replaced by backup Dylan Thompson on the next series. Shaw entered the game on one of his best starts to a season as the Gamecocks' starter, having thrown six touchdowns without an interception.
THE BACKYARD
BEST OF MAXIM
AROUND THE WEB
RELATED ARTICLES

South Carolina Football: Davis paves the way to victory

The Gamecocks got all that they could have asked for and more on Saturday, when they went into Bright House Networks Stadium to take on an excellent Central Florida team. South Carolina once again proved that they have a squad that is fit to win close games; the only issue is whether they should be in these close games at all. While the ability to not lose focus or hope and to hang...

Gamecocks QB Shaw leaves with injured shoulder

South Carolina starting quarterback Connor Shaw has left the Gamecocks' game against UCF with a right shoulder sprain. Shaw landed awkwardly on his shoulder during a run with 6:34 left in the first quarter Saturday. Shaw was dragged to the ground by UCF linebacker Terrance Plummer and fumbled. The Knights recovered the ball and Shaw came up holding his shoulder. He was taken...

Video: Connor Shaw Injures Shoulder After Getting Crushed On A Scramble

Hold your breath, South Carolina fans. Senior quarterback Connor Shaw injured his shoulder in the middle of the first quarter of today’s matchup against UCF and had to be taken to the locker room. Shaw’s injury came on a read option play in which he landed awkwardly after being tackled. To make matters worse, he also fumbled the ball. Check it out: Shaw has had shoulder trouble...

S. Carolina escapes scare over UCF, QB Shaw out 2-3 weeks

  South Carolina had to claw its way back for a victory over UCF without its starting quarterback. Senior Connor Shaw left the Gamecocks’ game against the knights with his team trailing 7-0 in the first quarter. Shaw kept the ball on a run up the middle, was hit in the shoulder, and instantly left […]

South Carolina QB Connor Shaw Out 2-3 Weeks With Shoulder Injury

It’s a good thing for South Carolina that Steve Spurrier has always relished the idea of having two quarterbacks ready. Spurrier announced after the Gamecocks’ difficult 28-25 victory over Central Florida that his starting quarterback Connor Shaw will miss 2-3 weeks will a shoulder injury. Shaw of course has had shoulder issues before after missing several games last season...

Video: Connor Shaw fumbles, injures shoudler in same play vs. UCF

Starting South Carolina Gamecocks quarterback Connor Shaw fumbled and injured his shoulder in the same play against the UCF Knights.

South Carolina QB Connor Shaw Injures Shoulder Against UCF

South Carolina quarterback Connor Shaw suffered a sprained shoulder in the first half of Saturday’s game against UCF and won’t return to...

Early Analysis: Central Florida vs. South Carolina

  No. 12 South Carolina at UCF Saturday, Noon, ABC Line: South Carolina -7 In one of the more intriguing matchups on the board, SEC East contender South Carolina makes the trip down to Orlando to take on UCF of the American Athletic Conference. That is not a typo. South Carolina is on the road for this matchup. The Gamecocks are coming off of a bye after a fair to...

NCAAF: SEC Rewind Week 5

#12 South Carolina 28   UCF 25  This was every bit the dog fight it was expected to be, Connor Shaw left the game in the first quarter and the Gamecocks limped to the half down 10 and shutout.  Then Mike Davis took over and scored three-second half touchdowns on the ground to lead the Carolina comeback. “Whatever the coaches call, I am here for,” Davis said.  “I didn’t...

Miscues cost UCF in 28-25 loss to No. 12 Gamecocks

After UCF upset win at Penn State two weeks ago, the Knights entered Saturday's matchup with No. 12 South Carolina confident the could compete with a ranked Southeastern Conference heavyweight. For a half the Knights proved they were ready, and then they spent the final 30 minutes showing why they aren't quite there yet. UCF had four turnovers, two leading to Gamecocks...

South Carolina sneaks past upset minded Central Florida

The University of South Carolina (3-1) overcame an early deficit to beat upset minded Central Florida (3-1). After losing starting QB Connor Shaw early in the game to injury, the Gamecocks got a stellar performance from RB Mike Davis who punished the Golden Knights for 167 yards and 3 TDs. The post South Carolina sneaks past upset minded Central Florida appeared first on NCAA Football Zone.

Gamecocks Football: Sunday Reflections on Beating UCF

The South Carolina Gamecocks defeated the Central Florida Golden Knights by the score of 28-25 last night. After sleeping on the win, the realization is the game was ugly on many levels and without a doubt should not have been that close. Hated to see Connor Shaw and Brandon Wilds suffer injuries, the loss of those two will hurt the depth at their respected positions. Out of...

No. 12 Gamecocks rally to edge UCF

Mike Davis rushed 26 times for 167 yards and three touchdowns as No. 12 South Carolina overcame an injury to its starting quarterback, four turnovers and a 10-0 halftime deficit to beat UCF 28-25 on Saturday. Davis picked up the slack for a Gamecocks' offense that played the final three quarters without starting QB Connor Shaw. He left the game with a sprained right shoulder...

CBR Exclusive: What We Learned: The SEC in Week 5

Once again the SEC took center stage this weekend as Georgia and LSU put on a  fantastic game featuring offensive fireworks. Who came out on top in this battle of SEC powers? How would the other conference games (Ole Miss/Bama and Arkansas/A&M) turn out? Would South Carolina survive a tough road test against UCF? Here's what we learned this weekend.... South Carolina...
Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
Help
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.