The South Carolina Shrine Bowl team has been dealing with frigid temperatures all week in Spartanburg. Now it is dealing with the prospect of not having arguably its best player on the field for this weekend’s Shrine Bowl of the Carolina’s matchup against North Carolina.
South Pointe defensive end Jadeveon Clowney did not practice Wednesday afternooon because of a shoulder stinger. Sandlappers coach Mickey Moss is optimistic Clowney will be able rest the shoulder and still be able to play in the game.
Clowney has been ranked by some recruiting services as the top prospect in the country.
The 74th annual Shrine Bowl of the Carolinas kicks off at 1 p.m. Saturday at Gibbs Stadium in Spartanburg.