Archive for the ‘South Carolina Gamecocks’ Category

Freshman Hilinski’s debut leads South Carolina to 72-10 win

Saturday, September 7th, 2019

South Carolina fans gave quarterback Ryan Hilinski even more love than a second string QB typically gets in his first start and the freshman with the inspiring backstory responded with a storybook debut. Hilinski completed 24 of 30 passes for 282 yards and two touchdowns and ran for another score leading the Gamecocks (1-1) to a 72-10 win over Charleston Southern on Saturday. The highly touted Hilinski earned the backup job in spring practice after enrolling early from high school and was elevated to starter after senior Jake Bentley broke his foot in the last play of the opening loss to North Carolina.

WATCH: John Scott Jr. talks D-line competition, Zacch Pickens, more

Monday, August 5th, 2019

SOUTH CAROLINA GAMECOCKS FOOTBALL The Gamecocks are breaking in a new defensive line coach this year in John Scott Jr. and the former Arkansas and New York Jet coach met with the media for the second time since he was hired on Monday. He discussed what he's seen out of Zacch Pickens, the defensive line competition and more in his press conference.

Frank Beamer to serve as Polynesian Bowl head coach

Wednesday, July 10th, 2019

July 10, 2019) – The Polynesian Bowl announced today that Steve Spurrier and Frank Beamer have been selected as head coaches for the 2020 Polynesian Bowl. The Polynesian Bowl is an annual all-star game featuring 100 of the nation's top senior high school football players. This year's game will be held on Saturday, January 18, 2020 (6:30 p.m.