Underdog Of The Week: South CarolinaColumns
The South Carolina Gamecocks have been an interesting case study. Last week they were ranked No. 25, on the cusp of dropping out of the rankings after getting swept at Texas and then losing two of three at Vanderbilt. And with preseason No. 1 Florida coming to town, things looked a little ominous for the Gamecocks, at least if you ask us national media types.
But a funny thing happened along the way. The Gamecocks played with their hair on fire. And Florida had a kerplunk weekend. Or maybe one begat the other. Either way, the Gamecocks took the mighty[…]