Happy Friday, South Carolina fans. We’re just about 24 hours away until the Gamecocks and Volunteers kickoff in Knoxville, Tenn.
Here are two things to know:
- South Carolina picks up commitment No. 16. Griffin Gentry, a 2-star defensive end from Birmingham, Ala., is the 117-rated defensive linemen in the 2016 class.
- The Knoxville News Sentinel’s Mike Strange writes an energized South Carolina could be a threat to Tennessee. In fact, the past three Tennessee-South Carolina games have been decided by a combined eight points, so things could be interesting Saturday.
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