Found October 14, 2012 on
BATON ROUGE — In a thrilling game that had it’s fair share of ups and downs, #9 LSU bested #3 South Carolina on Saturday.
LSU’s Jeremy Hill’s 50-yard touchdown run with 5 minutes was the definitive dagger in the heart of the Gamecocks who were starting to look like they could contend for the national title.
This video has all of the game’s highlights.
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We are half way through the college football season and as we get into conference play we are about to see whom the pretenders and contenders really are. Teams know each other so well and while college football is an every changing game from offense to defense to roster turn over, playing teams within your conference is the toughest thing to do because simply every game is a rivalry...
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A lot of people were not surprised that this game in Death Valley:
1) Was a grinder and was played nowhere near the 20's and,
2) Would not be an upset if LSU actually won
So, there we are...
The LSU defense completely handcuffed Connor Shaw, kept him in the pocket, and forced the passing game to beat them instead of having the running game...
Connor Shaw has been the epitome of business-like attitude in his previous 14 games, but there seemed to be a different Shaw in Baton Rouge Saturday night. Could Shaw, the most focused player on South Carolina's team, have been rattled by the environment in Death Valley? There's a good chance he was.
South Carolina head coach Steve Spurrier spoke about his disappointment in the effort level at LSU on Sunday in his weekly teleconference with the media.
Les Miles, Sam Montgomery and several other LSU players were in good spirits following the huge SEC win over South Carolina Saturday night.
Check out the latest on safety Eric Reid's injury situation and get updates on James Hairston, Alex Hurst and Sam Montgomery. Plus, could Alfred Blue return to LSU this season?
South Carolina lost to LSU on Saturday night 23-21. The Gamecocks led several times but were outscored in the fourth quarter to lose.
The defense really didn't play badly, but LSU put up 406 yards. The vaunted Gamecock defensive line yielded to a juggernaut of a rushing attack. The Tigers pretty much ran the ball between the tackles all night. That success led to a huge...