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South Carolina quarterback Spencer Rattler (7) and the Gamecocks face Arkansas on the road on Saturday.

No. 16 Arkansas to face new Gamecocks' QB Rattler

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. - Spencer Rattler's debut at South Carolina wasn't anything extraordinary in a season-opening 35-14 win over Georgia State. The Oklahoma transfer threw his first touchdown pass as a Gamecock in the third quarter, a 16-yarder to …

South Carolina wide receiver Ahmarean Brown (10) celebrates after a touchdown against Georgia State on Saturday in Columbia.

Special teams give South Carolina big boost in opening win

COLUMBIA (AP) — South Carolina's special teams led the way toward a season-opening 35-14 victory over Georgia State on Saturday night. Special teams have always been an emphasis for …

South Carolina head coach Shane Beamer and the Gamecocks open the season on Saturday against Georgia State.

South Carolina's Beamer, Rattler start season against Georgia State

Georgia State (0-0) at South Carolina (0-0), Saturday, 7:30 p.m. ET (ESPN+) Line: South Carolina by 12 1/2 points, according to FanDuel Sportsbook. Series record: First meeting. WHAT'S AT STAKE? South Carolina needs to get off to a …

South Carolina quarterback Spencer Rattler is part of a loaded group of Southeastern Conference signal callers.

Stacked: SEC QB talent goes well beyond Young, Bennett

The Southeastern Conference has a national championship quarterback, a Heisman Trophy winner and a collection of promising passers both new and old. The group is headlined by Alabama's Heisman winner, Bryce Young, and Stetson Bennett, who led …

South Carolina quarterback Spencer Rattler is excited to kick off his first season with the Gamecocks on Saturday after transferring from Oklahoma.

Rattler Ready: Ex-Oklahoma QB excited for Gamecocks debut

COLUMBIA - Former Oklahoma quarterback Spencer Rattler is anxious and excited, confident and poised - and more than ready to take the field with his new team at South Carolina. After helping the Sooners win the Big 12 Conference title in 2020, …

South Carolina quarterback Spencer Rattler is among the newcomers looking to help the Gamecocks take a step forward in Shane Beamer's second season as head coach.

QB Rattler among newcomers ready to help South Carolina

COLUMBIA - Spencer Rattler smiled broadly and sat up in his chair thinking about South Carolina's first game a month away. "I'm just ready to go," the ex-Oklahoma quarterback said Thursday. "It's been some time since I played football, like, for …

Sumter High's Monteque Rhames II (6) announced his commitment to South Carolina on Saturday.

Sumter High DE Rhames announces commitment to South Carolina

Sumter DE Monteque Rhames (6-6 240) has been a Gamecock in high school, and he’ll continue as a Gamecock in college as he announced a commitment to USC Saturday night. Rhames is the second …

Former South Carolina quarterback Phil Pettyy, who led Lou Holtz's teams to two Outback Bowl wins has died at age 43.

Former South Carolina QB Petty dies at 43

Phil Petty, a three-year starting quarterback for the University of South Carolina Gamecocks football squad from 1999-2001, has passed away at the age of 43. "Phil Petty typified what a Gamecock truly is," said South Carolina Athletics Director …

Alabama head coach Nick Saban speaks during Southeastern Conference Media Days on Tuesday in Atlanta.

Saban: Alabama players topped $3 million in NIL money

ATLANTA (AP) - Nick Saban has been vocal about his issues with the status quo in name, image and likeness deals and their use in recruiting. But it's not like Alabama's coach and his players haven't benefited, too. Saban said Crimson Tide players …

Former Lakewood standout and current South Carolina defensive end Tyreek Johnson is hoping to compete for a spot in the defensive line rotation after spending most of his collegiate career battling injuries.

Lakewood grad Johnson healthy and looking to take the next step at South Carolina

The road through college football has been far from easy for Tyreek Johnson. The 6-foot-3, 265-pound Lakewood High School product has been no stranger to injury related-adversity. It started with a torn labrum his senior year of high school, …