Posted October 12, 2012 on AP on Fox

ATHENS, GA - SEPTEMBER 12: Head coach Steve Spurrier of the South Carolina Gamecocks questions a call during the game against the Georgia Bulldogs at Sanford Stadium on September 12, 2009 in Athens, Georgia. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)
Steve Spurrier isn't afraid to make a few jokes at LSU's expense. The colorful coach of third-ranked South Carolina light-heartedly brushed aside questions about Tiger Stadium this week by pretending to be momentarily confused about the fact there are two Death Valleys, one at LSU and one at Clemson. On Saturday night, Spurrier brings the best South Carolina team he's had to Baton Rouge to play the ninth-ranked Tigers. The unbeaten Gamecocks look impressive on offense and defense, coming off a 35-7 victory last weekend over Georgia. LSU is trying to rebound from its first loss of the season at Florida, a game in which the Tigers failed to score a touchdown. Now LSU quarterback Zach Mettenberger must contend with Gamecocks star defensive end Jadeveon Clowney.
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