KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- South Carolina's offense may not look as pretty without star running back Marcus Lattimore. It still managed to get the job done.
Connor Shaw threw for one touchdown and ran for another, and Brandon Wilds ran for 137 yards as No. 14 South Carolina survived Tennessee with a 14-3 victory on Saturday night.
The Gamecocks (7-1, 5-1) remained in control of the Southeastern Conference's East Division heading into the final month of the season, with games against Arkansas and Florida remaining. They're tied with Georgia but own the head-to-head tiebreaker after beating the Bulldogs earlier in the season.
"Well, we won the game somehow," South Carolina coach Steve Spurrier said. "We weren't pretty on offense most of the game. Ran the ball well, gained a bunch of yards. Not bad for a guy that made his first start and got a bunch of carries."
Wilds was playing in place of Lattimore, who had 818 yards rushing when he suffered a season-ending knee injury Oct. 15 aga...