Video: Gamecocks Sights And Sounds


The Gamecocks held thier first open practice today for the fans to get a first hand look the progress they’re making. Today was also the first time the Gamecocks were in full pads since starting fall practice.

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Spurrier also spoke today after practice, here’s what he had to say.


– Toure Boyd made it to Columbia and attended his first practice. He did his first day in helmet and shorts, and will have to have another, then two days of shells, before being able to fully practice.

-Terry Googer landed awkwardly on his head but trainers say he is going to be fine

– Wide receiver Sean Odom knows what he’s doing and needs to get a few more reps, Spurrier said.

– Gamecocks scrimmaged at the second half of practice with the Quarterbacks continuously rotating.

– The starting lines to being the 11-on-11 drill were Brandon Shell, Mike Matulis, Alan Knott, Will Sport and Mason Zandi (left to right, offense) and Cedrick Cooper, Gerald Dixon Jr., Kelsey Griffin and Qua Lewis (left to right, defense).

– Shamier Jeffery wasnt at practice today due to his graduation.

– The Gamecocks next practice will be closed to the public and will be on Monday at 9am.

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