COLUMBIA, SC - OCTOBER 01: Stephen Garcia #5 of the South Carolina Gamecocks walks down the field against the Auburn Tigers during their game at Williams-Brice Stadium on October 1, 2011 in Columbia, South Carolina. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

South Carolina Boots Former Starting Quarterback Stephen Garcia

Stephen Garcia has been removed from South Carolina's football roster shortly after losing his starting job.

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Stephen Garcia Kicked Off Team After Alcohol Test Failure, According To Report

Former (as of right now) South Carolina Gamecocks quarterback Stephen Garcia was not one to shy away from a good time during his tenure in Columbia. Both Steve Spurrier and Eric Hyman commented on Garcia's struggles with staying out of trouble during his post-suspension reinstatement period, which followed a rash of suspensions that marred some amazing on-field contributions to the historically blah program.

So it wouldn't be surprising to find out Garcia's latest trouble is once again due to partying. Here's highly regarded former South Carolina beat writer Travis Haney:

I'm told SC QB Stephen Garcia failed alcohol test last week. Prompted dismissal. He was subject to regular tests.
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Again, that wouldn't surprise anybody. 

For more, visit South Carolina blog Garnet And Black Attack and SEC blog Team Speed Kills.

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