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COLUMBIA, S.C. -- Injured South Carolina tailback Marcus Lattimore won't attend the 12th-ranked Gamecocks contest with Arkansas on Saturday.
The school said Thursday that Lattimore, team physician Dr. Jeffrey Guy and head trainer Clint Haggard agreed that Lattimore should not attend. Gamecocks coach Steve Spurrier had said earlier in the week that Lattimore would be on hand when the school unveiled signage at Williams-Brice Stadium honoring the junior for his school career-best 38 rushing touchdowns.
Lattimore suffered a gruesome right knee injury against Tennessee two weeks ago. He had surgery last Friday, Guy and other surgeons repairing several knee ligaments. Guy says there are no plans for additional operations.
The school says Lattimore is in good spirits and has started his rehabilitation. Lattimore finished the season with 662 yards and 11 touchdowns.
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South Carolina's Williams-Brice stadium will be filled with fans on Saturday to watch the Gamecocks host Arkansas, as well as honor injured tailback Marcus Lattimore for "his school career-best 38 rushing touchdowns." They might be disappointed upon learning that Lattimore won't be there, as his doctors recommended that he shouldn't attend.
Fans and players got a special video message from Marcus Lattimore saying thank you for their support and well wishes as he recovers from a knee injury. The video was played on the video board during the Gamecocks’ game vs. Arkansas. Great message, great guy.
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South Carolina star running back Marcus Lattimore had a video message for Gamecock fans today. Lattimore recently underwent knee surgery for a severe knee injury suffered against the Tennessee Volunteers on October 27.
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In the victory for South Carolina, these were the three key plays, watch the videos and see if you agree:
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