At 4.82 yards per play, the read option was South Carolina's most effective weapon against Vanderbilt, but improvement is still needed if the Gamecock offense is to reach its potential in 2012.
The Gamecocks hold steady in the polls and Connor Shaw's shoulder (and our mental health) is day-to-day. The Feathered Warrior and I preview the home opener against the East Carolina Pirates and look ahead to the rest of this weekend's SEC slate.
The Commodores proved that they can hang with a top 10 team on Thursday. Unfortunately, moral victories are no longer acceptable in Nashville. They'll have to recover strong to put this season-opening loss behind them this week against Northwestern.
Connor and The Feathered Warrior break down South Carolina's 17-13 victory against the Vanderbilt Commodores and take a look at the other action in the SEC during college football's opening weekend.
We break down three of Connor Shaw's four incomplete passes from Thursday's 17-13 victory against the Vanderbilt Commodores.
After further reflection, I think the main concern after last night is, without question, the passing game. There were other problems, but this was the main one, and it was something that was...
Another SEC game, another SEC officiating blunder favoring a top ten SEC team. Bottom line? It shouldn't have mattered.
Whew. Glad we won that one. Here are some quick thoughts on what we saw. The Good --We won. It wasn't pretty, but you really can't overestimate the importance of winning a game like that,...
This is the last post in my series on Vanderbilt. Here are my three keys to the game and my final prediction. Three Keys to the Game 3. The Play of Jimmy Legree / Ahmad Christian With Akeem Auguste...
|4:55 left: So Carolina Touchdown - 29-yard run by Marcus Lattimore. (Adam Yates extra point is good).|
|11:44 left: So Carolina Field Goal - 20-yarder by Adam Yates.|
|10:37 left: Vanderbilt Touchdown - 78-yard pass from Jordan Rodgers to Jordan Matthews. (Carey Spear extra point is good).|
|6:51 left: Vanderbilt Field Goal - 25-yarder by Carey Spear.|
|6:02 left: Vanderbilt Field Goal - 44-yarder by Carey Spear.|
|11:25 left: So Carolina Touchdown - 1-yard run by Marcus Lattimore. (Adam Yates extra point is good).|
|Team statistics||South Carolina||Vanderbilt|
|Time of Possession||31:36||28:24|
|Punt Return Yards||15||15|