Gamecock QB Perry Orth suffers broken collarbone

After rising sophomore quarterback Lorenzo Nunez went down with a knee injury, the South Carolina Gamecocks could be just naming whatever quarterback is left standing their starter. This is especially true after Perry Orth went down with a broken collarbone. The State is reporting that the senior went down with the shoulder injury during the team’s scrimmage on Saturday. He underwent...
Via Campus Sports Net
March 27, 2016  |  Discuss

VIDEO: Orth speaks about 'incredible experience' this year as starter

In a season chock-full of turmoil, instability, and inconsistency, signal-caller Perry Orth has been a source of tranquility for the South Carolnia Gamecocks. The former walk-on took over the starting gig after initially beginning the year as the reserve quarterback. Although South Carolina is currently sitting at 3-7, Orth's leadership qualities and solid play has enabled the offense...
Via FOX Sports
November 19, 2015  |  Discuss

Orth playing at high level for South Carolina

Although South Carolina has gone 1-2 in its past three games, the offense (and team) is performing at a much higher clip. Moral victories don't mean much in the way of success, but the Gamecocks have demonstrated improvement during their last two losses against Texas A&M and Tennessee (by a combined 10 points). A main culprit for this productivity is signal-caller Perry Orth...
Via FOX Sports
November 09, 2015  |  Discuss

South Carolina 'has a lot of confidence right now offensively,' according to Orth

Ahead of this weekend's game at Tennessee, South Carolina signal-caller Perry Orth is brimming with confidence. Although the Gamecocks lost a tough game to Texas A&M last weekend, there were signs which indicated a bit of a revival when it comes to their offensive efforts. Not only did Orth manage the game well, but running back Brandon Wilds impacted greatly with his ability...
Via FOX Sports
November 05, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: Texas A&M Defense Lays The Smack Down On South Carolina QB Perry Orth

Texas A&M's quarterback situation took an interesting turn this week when they decided to go ahead and insert freshman Kyler Murray over Kyle Allen. To make the transition smoother the team really needed the defense to step up and play its best game of the season in order to take some pressure off of Murray.Orth ended up having a pretty decent day, but the A&M defense made...
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October 31, 2015  |  Discuss

South Carolina to start Perry Orth at QB vs. LSU

The South Carolina Gamecocks are heading into this week’s game against the LSU Tigers with a question mark at the quarterback position. According to a report from Barrett Sallee, Steve Spurrier will start Perry Orth at quarterback this week due to starter Lorenzo Nunez dealing with an injury. Source: Perry Orth will start at QB for South Carolina vs. LSU. Lorenzo Nunez (shoulder...
Via Campus Sports Net
October 08, 2015  |  Discuss

Orth confident in freshmen Nunez, Bailey

While redshirt junior quarterback Perry Orth essentially lost his starting job to freshman Lorenzo Nunez, he's keeping a positive attitiude.  The walk-on signal-caller does figure to see some snaps in the UCF game. With that said, he was complementary and supportive of Nunez after Wednesday's practice. "They're going to give Lorenzo a chance because he had a heck of a second half...
Via FOX Sports
September 23, 2015  |  Discuss

South Carolina gives Nunez starting QB job

Things are bad at South Carolina - and Steve Spurrier's had it with his starting quarterback, Perry Orth. He's replaced him with true freshman Lorenzo Nunez, who actually looked like South Carolina's most dangerous option - outside of Pharoh Cooper - in the Gamecocks' 52-20 shellacking at Georgia on Saturday. Nunez will start against UCF. Nunez went 4-5 for 18 yards and 76 yards...
Via SEC Football Blog
September 22, 2015  |  Discuss

Former SC QBs encourage Perry Orth before first start

As a college quarterback who is making his first start for the team, it must be pretty hectic. It only gets even more hectic when you are starting for an elite program like the South Carolina Gamecocks. Perry Orth gets to experience what that feels like this Saturday when he leads the Gamecocks out onto the field against the Georgia Bulldogs in Athens. For his first start coming...
Via Campus Sports Net
September 16, 2015  |  Discuss

South Carolina Football: Biggest position battles part II

Spring practice came to an end with the annual Garnet and Black Spring game last Saturday.  Head coach Steve Spurrier had some questions he wanted to be answered during the spring.  The three biggest question marks came with the defensive tackle position, backup quarterback and cornerback. Having already discussed defensive tackles, it’s time to talk about the ever important...
April 18, 2014  |  Discuss

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