Ex-starting cornerback McWilliams leaves South Carolina

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) South Carolina coach Will Muschamp says backup cornerback Rico McWilliams has chosen to give up football. The 5-foot-11, 190-pound McWilliams is from Hampton, Georgia. He started 18 of 33 games the past three seasons, including 10 of 12 last year. But the senior was listed behind sophomore Rashad Fenton on the depth chart for South Carolina's opener at Vanderbilt...
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August 29, 2016  |  Discuss

South Carolina CB Rico McWilliams leaves program

Earlier this year, the South Carolina Gamecocks got some bad news when it was announced that starting linebacker Skai Moore would miss the season with an injury. They got more bad news on Monday when it was announced that starting cornerback Rico McWilliams would be leaving the program. The Big Spur’s John Whittle reported that McWilliams, who has been a starter for the Gamecocks...
Via Campus Sports Net
August 29, 2016  |  Discuss

Did Will Muschamp call out Rico McWilliams’ work ethic during press conference?

Muschamp’s comments during his game week presser seemed to be aimed squarely at the now-former Gamecocks CB. One of the big stories from today (the big story) was the fact that Rico McWilliams was not only leaving the Gamecocks football team, but was leaving football altogether. The timing of it was stunning to say the least, given that McWilliams was slated to be a featured player...
Via Garnet and Black Attack
August 29, 2016

Rico McWilliams leaves South Carolina football program

Longtime defensive back Rico McWilliams left South Carolina over the weekend and leaves the Gamecocks secondary in a bind three days before the season opener at Vanderbilt As the Gamecocks season opener approaches Thursday night, the secondary received news today that they did not want to hear. Senior defensive back Rico McWilliams has left the Gamecocks football program according...
Via Garnet and Black Attack
August 29, 2016

South Carolina Gamecocks Open Practice Recap - August 17th

The last of 3 straight open practices The South Carolina Gamecocks football team took to the field at Williams-Brice for the third of their three open practices. Here’s your tweetcap for the day: Rico McWilliams has an excused leave of absence: South Carolina defensive starter from 2015 team has taken excused leave of absence. https://t.co/flSILjCp06— Josh Kendall (@JoshatTheState...
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August 17, 2016

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