Sixth ranked USC opened its season with a 27-10 win over Thursday night at Williams-Brice Stadium. The Gamecocks shot out of the gate like a cannon to take a quick 17-0 lead, then cooled a bit before wrapping up a 27-10 win over the Tar Heels.
You can read all about the game here via USC’s official game report.
We’ve also got our quarter by quarter recaps here:
- Defensive back Kadetric Marcus: dislocated left shoulder (Steve Spurrier said he could be out awhile).
- Defensive tackle J.T. Surratt: right foot contusion
And below is some of what Steve Spurrier had to say in his post game press conference.