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South Carolina Gamecocks

The University of South Carolina's varsity sports teams are known as the "Gamecocks". This unique moniker is held in honor of Thomas Sumter, a Revolutionary War hero from South Carolina who was nicknamed the "Carolina Gamecock" after British General Banastre Tarleton said Sumter "fought like a gamecock." While the men's teams were traditionally the Fighting Gamecocks and the women were previously the Lady Gamecocks, this distinction was discontinued in part to eliminate any gender bias in the athletic department and in part to counter misconceptions about the gamecock mascot endorsing bloodsport. All of the University's varsity teams compete at the Division I level of the NCAA, and all but men...

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Schedules

Past 10 meetings

W 40% L 60%
4 6
  • Mountaineers @ Gamecocks 20-15 L
  • Commodores @ Gamecocks 7-24 W
  • Gamecocks @ Volunteers 21-41 L
  • Gators @ Gamecocks 38-27 L
  • Gamecocks @ Bulldogs 20-17 W
  • Wildcats @ Gamecocks 7-24 W
  • Gamecocks @ Tigers 14-34 L
  • Crimson Tide @ Gamecocks 47-23 L
  • Buccaneers @ Gamecocks 10-72 W
  • Gamecocks @ Tar Heels 20-24 L

Next meetings

  • @Texas A&M(09-30-17) 17 - 24
  • Clemson(11-25-17) 34 - 10

Offense 2019-2020

Season Stats Rank
AT 4,029 45
PN YARDS 2,347 169
RN YARDS 1,682 168
POINTS 260 350
FG% ATT. 0.789 111

Defense 2019-2020

Season Stats Rank
CONFERENCE RANKING 3,653 152
PN YARDS AG. 2,286 43
RN YARDS AG. 1,367 78
POINTS AG. 245 356
FG% AG. 14 16

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south-carolina-gamecocks-football Stats 2019-2020

Passing
Player GP GS PR PLY PPA PPC PPI PPS PSY PT PY
Player GP GS PR PLY PPA PPC PPI PPS PSY PT PY
Ryan Hilinski 3 0 126.793 0 117 73 3 0 0 5 772
Dakereon Joyner 4 0 120.633 0 12 7 0 0 0 0 89
Jake Bentley 1 0 90.760 0 30 16 2 0 0 1 142
Russing
Player GP GS RNY RLY RP RT
Player GP GS RNY RLY RP RT
Rico Dowdle 4 0 268 0 41 3
Tavien Feaster 4 0 183 0 35 1
Kevin Harris 1 0 147 0 6 3
Mon Denson 1 0 118 0 9 1
Dakereon Joyner 4 0 49 0 10 1
Receiving
Player GP GS RY RLY RR RT RT
Player GP GS RY RLY RR RT RT
Bryan Edwards 4 0 311 0 21 0 3
Shi Smith 4 0 190 0 16 0 1
Kyle Markway 4 0 172 0 14 0 2
Josh Vann 4 0 70 0 10 0 0
Nick Muse 3 0 52 0 7 0 0
Defense
Player GP GS DST DAT DFF DFR DI DIY DFD DS DSY DTFL
Player GP GS DST DAT DFF DFR DI DIY DFD DS DSY DTFL
Ernest Jones 4 0 16 15 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 2
T.J. Brunson 4 0 16 13 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 2
Israel Mukuamu 4 0 15 5 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0
R.J. Roderick 4 0 14 9 0 0 1 3 0 1 8 1
J.T. Ibe 3 0 12 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1
Kicking
Player GP GS FGS FGA FGSLY EPKA EPKS
Player GP GS FGS FGA FGSLY EPKA EPKS
Parker White 4 0 6 8 48 11 11
Will Tommie 1 0 0 0 0 5 4
Kick Returning
Player GP GS KR KRF KRLY KRY
Player GP GS KR KRF KRLY KRY
Shi Smith 4 0 7 0 60 162
Kyle Markway 4 0 2 0 6 11
Fumbles
Player GP GS F FL FRLBO FRT OFR OFRT
Player GP GS F FL FRLBO FRT OFR OFRT
Ryan Hilinski 3 0 2 2 0 0 0 0
Nick Muse 3 0 1 1 0 0 0 0
Rico Dowdle 4 0 1 1 0 0 0 0
Punting
Player GP GS P PGY PIT PLY PP PT TT
Player GP GS P PGY PIT PLY PP PT TT
Bryan Edwards 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3
Dakereon Joyner 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Jake Bentley 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Joseph Charlton 3 0 0 734 0 63 15 0 0
Kevin Harris 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3
Punt Returning
Player GP GS PR PRF PRLY PRY
Player GP GS PR PRF PRLY PRY
Bryan Edwards 4 0 3 0 38 66
Josh Vann 4 0 2 0 22 24

Stadium

Williams-Brice Stadium
Columbia, South Carolina, USA.
Capacity: 80,250

Last Injuries

South Carolina Gamecocks

  • A.J. Turner

    Hamstring
    Ques Sat | questionable

    Turner has a hamstring injury and did not play in the last three games. It is unclear if he will line up against Texas A&M on Saturday.

  • OrTre Smith

    Knee
    Ques Sat | questionable

    Smith is nursing a knee injury, and it has yet to be determined if he will be on the field Saturday versus Texas A&M.

  • Shi Smith

    Hamstring
    Prob Sat | probable

    Smith has missed the last two games with a hamstring injury, but he is likely to play Saturday versus Texas A&M.

  • Damani Staley

    Toe
    Ques Sat | questionable

    Staley has a toe injury, and it is unclear if he will suit up Saturday against Texas A&M.

  • Jaylen Nichols

    Leg
    Ques Sat | questionable

    Nichols sat out the last game due to a leg injury, and it is uncertain if he will face Texas A&M on Saturday.

  • Bryan Edwards

    Lower Body
    Prob Sat | probable

    Edwards left the previous game with a lower-body injury, but he is expected to be available for Saturday's matchup against Texas A&M.

  • Tavien Feaster

    Groin
    Ques Sat | questionable

    Feaster missed the last game due to a groin injury, and it remains to be seen if he will take the field against Texas A&M on Saturday.

  • Chavis Dawkins

    Hamstring
    Ques Sat | questionable

    Dawkins is tending to a hamstring injury, and it is undetermined if he will draw back into the lineup versus Texas A&M on Saturday.