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Will Muschamp: Beyoncé and Jay-Z concert at Williams-Brice ‘a huge win for us’

The past few days, things have been a little scrambled for the South Carolina football team.<p>That will happen when two of the biggest pop stars on the …

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No room for error, Gamecocks strive for a successful 2018 season

Two years ago coach Will Muschamp inherited a South Carolina football team that managed just three victories in 2016. The Gamecocks improved to six …

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Gamecocks defender ‘medically disqualified’ from USC football team

Just before the 2018 season, the South Carolina football team has lost a member of its defensive backfield.<p>Second-year defensive back Tavyn Jackson …

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Muschamp settling in at South Carolina

Marty and McGee catch up with Gamecocks head coach Will Muschamp to retrace his path through the SEC coaching ranks.

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Former walk-on Chandler Farrell placed on scholarship

There may be no better compliment to a walk-on player than for his head coach to place him on scholarship.<p>South Carolina redshirt sophomore Chandler …

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Florida football: 5 reasons Gators will be better than Florida State in 2018

Expectations are all over the place for Florida State and Florida football heading into 2018. Who will be the superior squad and earn bragging rights?<p>…

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If season started today, these Gamecocks would kick, return punts for USC

The 2018 football season is still two weeks away for South Carolina’s football team.<p>But even so, Will Muschamp named his leaders at punt returner and …

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Will Muschamp updates Gamecocks injury situation, puts a new player on scholarship

South Carolina football coach Will Muschamp has long spoken highly of walk-on center Chandler Farrell.<p>On Saturday, he announced the Charleston-area …

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Why QB Michael Scarnecchia got first-team work in Gamecocks’ final scrimmage

South Carolina football coach Will Muschamp through the offseason has displayed confidence Michael Scarnecchia will be his team’s No. 2 quarterback …

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Staying home: Local DB Cam Smith commits to Gamecocks

Blythewood (S.C.) Westwood four-star cornerback Cameron Smith saw everything he needed in a program right down the road from home.<p>The 6-foot-1, …

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Weekend discussion: Which unit is most critical to the Gamecocks’ success?

This weekend’s subject for debate is a bit of an open-ended one, since it can be taken in multiple different directions: Which unit do you think will …

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Mostly good news but one ‘huge concern’ after scrimmage, Muschamp says

South Carolina head coach Will Muschamp was pleased with all but one thing after Saturday’s fall scrimmage.<p>“I was extremely pleased today from the …

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5 things to watch in Friday’s prep football games

<b>1. Hough’s debut:</b> The Huskies are No. 1 in the Observer’s Sweet 16 preseason poll and are loaded with talent. They face perhaps the nation’s best …

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Commitment surprise! Four-star defender picks Gamecocks over home state Georgia

Will Muschamp went into the state of Georgia and snatched a four-star defender away from his alma mater.<p>Georgia Military College cornerback D.J. …

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Opponent Preview: Will Muschamp’s high octane offense???

<b>The Basics</b><p>Location: Columbia, South Carolina<p>2017 record: 9-4<p>Head Coach: Will Muschamp (15-11, third season)<p><b>And now, the hard part.</b><p>There was a time …

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Can T.J. Brunson get 100 tackles? ‘I’m sure I’ll eclipse that’

Only once in the last 11 seasons has a South Carolina football player recorded more than 100 tackles in a season. Gamecocks linebacker T.J. Brunson …

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Jim Harbaugh Won't Talk About D.J. Durkin's "Bully Coaching" While At Michigan

D.J. Durkin is on administrative leave from his job as Maryland’s head football coach while the school investigates allegations that the toxic …

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Belk bests top freshman, offensive depth chart, more Gamecocks practice observations

The South Carolina Gamecocks football team opened the start of Wednesday’s practice to media, one of the last times it will open any practice this …

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South Carolina Football: Game-by-game predictions for 2018

Will Muschamp is slowly turning around South Carolina. Can they make the jump up in 2018 to double digit wins?<p>A year ago South Carolina went 9-4 …

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The big problem with Will Muschamp’s Maryland comments (and a little problem, too)

The South Carolina coach rushed to defend his colleague, overlooking a tragedy and being hypocritical as well.<p>Will Muschamp and South Carolina were comfortably invisible in the offseason until Saturday morning, when he stumped for an embattled former assistant and castigated the media.<p>The story …

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PODCAST AIN’T PLAYED NOBODY: Florida, LSU, Auburn, and existential dread

Sometimes you’ve gotta play the hits.<p>It’s the PAPN Whitesnake hour!<p>Topics:<p>Florida vs. LSU vs. Auburn in the great three-way existential dread competition<br>• The best possible worst-case scenario for Ed Orgeron<br>• Alabama fans are never not completely Alabama fans<br>• Best narrative games of Week 1: …

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She spoke to the Gamecocks, then had stern words on Muschamp’s DJ Durkin reaction

On Monday night, Brenda Tracy, a national advocate on sexual assault issues, spoke to the South Carolina football team after being invited by Will …

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One area South Carolina put in work on during scrimmage: Short-yardage running

During Monday’s scrimmage, the South Carolina football team spent some time focused on a problem area — something that really irked fans through much …

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There’s a big difference in South Carolina’s punt practice this fall

Rashad Fenton, Bryan Edwards, Keisean Nixon and Deebo Samuel all will get a chance to win South Carolina’s starting punt return job this month, and …

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How South Carolina’s newest crop of linemen impressed Will Muschamp

In football, linemen are often the slowest to come along. They work in tight quarters, and the gaps in physical maturity are most apparent, even …

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Shameik Blackshear now working at multiple spots in the Gamecocks defense

Will Muschamp’s Gamecocks teams are usually big on getting players working at multiple positions when it’s beneficial.<p>The coaches plan to work that …

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The Bridge: If you found $100 in public, what would you do?

Aug 14, 2018<p>THE BRIDGE 8/14/18<p>Mike Bianchi and Marc Daniels open The Bridge discussing Kravitz’s “good-deed” yesterday, where he found $100 and gave …

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Phillips: Will Muschamp's and Jalen Ramsey’s spats against journalists won’t end well for them

Athletes and coaches have always had an interesting relationship with the media.<p>And like any relationship, there are highs and lows.<p>This is one of …

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Gamecocks injury report: Chavis Dawkins suffers ankle injury

After a half-scrimmage on Saturday and a full scrimmage on Monday, South Carolina has just one new somewhat serious injury, according to head coach …

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Safeties show progress in Monday scrimmage

Two days after saying he needed more from the safety position, South Carolina head coach Will Muschamp sounded more optimistic about the position …

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