Marcus Lattimore update: Injured South Carolina star 'in good spirits'

Safran's Antiques and The Gamecock Shop

South Carolina star Marcus Lattimore is happy and appreciative, reports a Columbia antique store.

A Marcus Lattimore update from an unexpected source, but happy to see it either way. From the Facebook page of Columbia antique store Safran's Antiques and The Gamecock Shop (ht Redditor forevertothee):

A Halloween Treat For You All!

We stopped by and visited with Marcus Lattimore today and found him to be in very good spirits. Marcus wants everyone to know that he has received so many of your cards, letters and other messages and appreciates them greatly.

Lattimore's 2012 season came to an end last week against Tennessee when he suffered a major knee injury. He's said he plans to return to play football again at South Carolina despite what many were assuming would be the end of his playing career. Earlier in the week, more than 1,500 Carolina fans gathered to wish Lattimore well and sing him "Happy Birthday."

And via South Carolina, here's a look at some of the items supporters have sent in:

Img_0387-thumb-560x373-32138_medium

Check the national college football scoreboard right here, and look through SB Nation's many excellent college football blogs to find your team's community.

Check out the SB Nation Channel on YouTube

X
Log In Sign Up

forgot?
Log In Sign Up

Forgot password?

We'll email you a reset link.

If you signed up using a 3rd party account like Facebook or Twitter, please login with it instead.

Forgot password?

Try another email?

Almost done,

By becoming a registered user, you are also agreeing to our Terms and confirming that you have read our Privacy Policy.

Join SBNation.com

You must be a member of SBNation.com to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at SBNation.com. You should read them.

Join SBNation.com

You must be a member of SBNation.com to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at SBNation.com. You should read them.

Spinner.vc97ec6e

Authenticating

Great!

Choose an available username to complete sign up.

In order to provide our users with a better overall experience, we ask for more information from Facebook when using it to login so that we can learn more about our audience and provide you with the best possible experience. We do not store specific user data and the sharing of it is not required to login with Facebook.