Happy Monday, South Carolina fans. South Carolina wrapped up its SEC schedule with a 24-14 loss to Florida. The Gamecocks finished the season 1-7 against SEC opponents, their worst conference record since 1999. Next, the team’s attention shifts to The Citadel.
Here are two things to know:
- Coach Shawn Elliott, AD Ray Tanner deny report of South Carolina halting recruiting. Before the game Saturday, it was reported that the Gamecocks were nearing a coaching hire and wanted the next regime to pick which recruits to pursue.
- South Carolina report card: Gamecocks offense sputters in third straight loss. The Gamecocks produced a season-low performance for total yardage as they lost to the Gators.
Other South Carolina news from around the Internet
- AL.com’s Creg Stephenson provided his takeaways from South Carolina’s loss to Florida. Among the highlights, the Gamecocks will fail to be bowl eligible for the first time since 2007.
- The Post and Courier’s Gene Sapakoff writes that South Carolina’s captains have had to endure a lot in the Gamecocks’ losing season. “Just keep fighting” is a mantra for the players, who continue to work hard despite a losing record.