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Marcus Lattimore: Rams, Patriots, Eagles, 49ers “Showing Me a lot of Love”

Wednesday, April 24th, 2013

Six months after South Carolina running back Marcus Lattimore suffered one of the most gruesome injuries of the 2012 college football season, the 21-year-old is ready to be drafted. Where and when, he's not sure, but it certainly won't be with the same fanfare he would have received had he ...

Steve Spurrier Believes Alabama Would Be Favored Against Multiple NFL Teams

Thursday, November 1st, 2012

Watching the hit that took out South Carolina's star running back Marcus Lattimore was certainly the lowlight of my weekend. Lattimore suffered a dislocated knee and severe ligament damage and will require surgery, but Gamecocks coach Steve Spurrier believes he'll be back, whether it's with his program or in the ...

Steve Spurrier on recruiting PSU Transfers: “I haven’t called anybody. No, we would just not start recruiting those guys.”

Wednesday, July 25th, 2012

With the punishments coming down on Penn State earlier this week, the college football recruiting world may become a feeding frenzy with the potential of acquiring players that won't be penalized for leaving Happy Valley. The SEC is one conference in particular that is only getting stronger and each team ...

In Search of New Challenge, Frank Martin Leaves Kansas State for South Carolina

Thursday, March 29th, 2012

College basketball storylines this week are rightfully being dominated by the Final Four which pits Kentucky and Louisville and two other prestigious programs. That doesn't mean the rest of the basketball world simply stops and waits for the final weekend of the season to come and go. Head coach Frank Martin ...

Could Georgia Go From Under the Radar to Title Contender in First Two Weeks?

Friday, August 5th, 2011

There's no doubting that the Georgia Bulldogs fell flat last year, finishing just 6-7 and winning just three games in the Southeastern Conference. It was the first losing season in Mark Richt's decade-long career and the head coach admits he thinks his program lost some of its national luster because ...

Steve Spurrier: “When we’re getting picked over Florida, Tennessee and Georgia to win the division, that means some things have changed.”

Tuesday, July 26th, 2011

When Steve Spurrier took over at South Carolina in 2005, a lot of people wondered what in the world he was doing. At 60 years old, he was going to try to turn around a program that had never really been a winner before? Perhaps it sounded crazy back then, but ...

Cam Newton Cleared to Play for Auburn in SEC Championship Game, But Questions Remain Unanswered

Friday, December 3rd, 2010

Maybe someday Auburn coach Gene Chizik will actually answer questions about the Cam Newton allegations. Maybe. He avoided doing so on Thursday. He'll do the same this weekend when the Tigers play South Carolina this Saturday for the SEC crown, and likely long into the future. Over the course of this ...

Steve Spurrier Hopes To Win Another SEC Title

Wednesday, April 14th, 2010

Steve Spurrier is heading into his sixth season as the ‘Head Ball Coach’ at the University of South Carolina and he believes this year’s team will be something special.  He knows his window of opportunity is closing on ever winning another SEC championship, but he seems confident it can still ...

Steve Spurrier Hoping To Guide Gamecocks To Bigger, Better Things In Fifth Year At South Carolina

Monday, July 20th, 2009

With college football coaches not allowed to meet with their players just yet, South Carolina Gamecocks head coach Steve Spurrier jaunted off to Lake Tahoe to participate in the American Century Celebrity Golf Tournament this past weekend. The Gamecocks are coming off a 7-6 season in which they went just ...