Drew Barker Breaks Hearts of Gamecock Nation

South Carolina missed out on their top quarterback target for the Class of 2014 as Drew Barker chose Kentucky over being a member of the Gamecocks. Barker was the only quarterback, thus far, that USC had offered. Last season, Barker passed for 2,072 yards and 22  touchdowns while rushing for 1,455 yards and 18 touchdowns. […]

Gamecocks Football Recruiting: What Will Drew Barker Do?

So what will high school quarterback Drew Barker do? Will he choose to be a member of the South Carolina Gamecocks or stay in-state to be a member of the Kentucky Wildcats? On May 10th fans of these two programs will know for certain as Barker has stated that is the day he will "break […]

Gamecocks Football Recruiting: D.J. Neal Ready to Commit?

The South Carolina Football program extended a offer to junior wide out Dexter Neal (6-3 195) of Stone Mountain, GA, and soon after Neal indicated on twitter that he is planning to pledge to be a member of the Gamecocks…check it out: I need to make this his twitter page it has a Gamecocks banner. Is it safe […]

Gamecocks Football Recruiting: Thoughts on Kalan Ritchie

The South Carolina football team got its third commitment of the 2014 recruiting class when three-star prospect Kalan Ritchie announced his commitment to South Carolina early this week. This was a solid gain for USC as Ritchie has all the tools to be the next USC tight end to make it on a NFL roster […]

Bryson Allen-Williams Commits to the Gamecocks

Linebacker Bryson Allen-Williams of Ellenwood, Ga., committed to South Carolina on Monday, is the right kind of recruit for the Gamecocks. He has tremendous upside on the field, is a high character kid and has the potential to be a great ambassador for the program. Allen-Williams who had 88 tackles and 18 sacks last season, will […]

Gamecocks Basketball Recruiting Update: Cook and Hawkins

The South Carolina Gamecocks have concluded the 2012-2013 regular season with a record of 14-17 overall (4-14 SEC). Safe to say that postseason dreams are dashed so it is time to think of the future of the Frank Martin squad. As we have said often, the future is bright for USC basketball with Coach Martin calling the […]

What Linebacker Problem?

South Carolina's base defenseive set is a 4-2-5.  That means there are two traditional linebackers on the field.  One of the five members of the secondary is the Spur position, which can effectively be used as a third linebacker in many situations. The two traditional linebackers in USC's scheme consist of Mike and Will linebackers. […]

Gamecock Football Recruiting Wrap

South Carolina signed all of their commits on Wednesday and even added another to close their 2013 class.  Rivals ranks the class at #16, and all the rankings have the class in the Top 25.   Some Gamecock fans are disappointed that back to back Top 10 finishes haven't resulted in higher rated recruiting classes. […]

Gamecocks Football Recruiting: Skai Moore Signs with USC

Good news for the South Carolina Gamecocks as Skai Moore is going to be a Gamecock. He is a linebacker that USC certainly needs and one that you may see playing right off the bat. He chose USC over Rutgers and Vanderbilt. Moore is a four-star prospect according to 247Sports and is the No. 22 outside linebacker […]

Jonathan Walton Tweets He is Going with Gamecocks

The South Carolina Gamecocks football team is in need of a linebacker and have quite a few in the mix going into National Signing Day. However, it seems one they have been targeting, Jonathan Walton, has indicated he is going to be a Gamecock by sending out the following tweet tonight… looks like ill be joining […]

What to Watch For: Gamecocks on National Signing Day

Some may say the South Carolina Gamecocks are not having a good recruiting cycle due to not having a "big name" amongst the group. Don't believe that talk. This crop of talent is exactly what USC needs to continue to build depth and to sustain the direction of the football program. Going into National Signing […]

Gamecocks Football Recruiting: Na’Ty Rodgers Chooses USC

The South Carolina Gamecocks got a big boost today as they got confirmation that four-star offensive lineman, Na'Ty Rodgers, is going to be a Gamecock. The 6-foot-5, 295-pound prospect chose South Carolina over his other favorite, Maryland, but also had offers from Arkansas, Clemson, Florida, Florida State, Oklahoma, Nebraska, North Carolina and Washington, among other programs. Rodgers is the […]

Gamecocks Football Recruiting: Joe Blue Commits

Well, the first football recruit for the Class of 2014 is in for the South Carolina Gamecocks as Joe Blue gave his pledge to be a future Gamecock. Blue, 6-foot 235 lbs., chose USC over scholarship offers from the likes of Auburn, Florida, Georgia Tech, and Virginia Tech. He played linebacker out of Dillion HS and was rated […]

Gamecocks Recruiting Nuggets: Week of Jan. 14th

South Carolina football recruiting is heating up as we get closer to National Signing Day. The Gamecocks have been busy telling the story to entice future “garnet and black” wearers to come to Columbia and continue the success that Coach Spurrier has ushered in. USC is still on the prowl for a linebacker and trying […]

South Carolina Football Recruiting: Gamecocks Land David Williams

The South Carolina football recruiting process got a big boost Friday night as David Williams (Philadelphia, Pa./Imhotep Charter) chose the Gamecocks over programs like Arizona State, Penn State and Miami during the second quarter of the Semper Fidelis All-American Bowl. Williams, a running back, is the 20th commitment to the Gamecocks' 2013 class and one […]