Shawn Elliott says Gamecocks "thrilled" to have Tigers visit

South Carolina interim head coach Shawn Elliott grew up in the Clemson-South Carolina rivalry, and he knows what’s at stake this weekend when the top-ranked Tigers come calling. Photo by Jim Dedmon / USATODAY

Venables says Gamecocks don't need the kitchen sink to beat Tigers

The South Carolina Gamecocks are 3-8 and many think the only way for the Tigers’ archrival to pull off the upset this Saturday is to throw the proverbial kitchen sink at the Tigers and hope for the best. Brent Venables says the Gamecocks are talented enough that they don’t need the kitchen sink to beat the Tigers.

Hopkins, Catanzaro highlight NFL Tigers in Week 11
DeAndre Hopkins became the third youngest player in league history to reach 200 career catches and 3,000 career receiving yards. (Ray Carlin / USATODAY)

Swinney on Gamecocks: This game isn't any more important to them than it is us
Clemson faces off against arch-rival South Carolina at 12:01 p.m. Saturday in Columbia’s Williams-Brice Stadium, and the teams are headed in different directions.

Ben Boulware is no fan of South Carolina, the SEC or media bias
Ben Boulware isn’t a fan of South Carolina, as you might imagine. Or a fan of the SEC. Or the media bias for that same conference. He just hates it all.

NamePOSHt/WtHometownESPN Rank
Nyles Pinckney PhotoNyles PinckneyDT6-3/290Seabrook, SC
Tavien Feaster PhotoTavien FeasterRB6-0/202Spartanburg, SC
Tre Lamar PhotoTre LamarLB6-4/235Roswell, GA
T.J. Chase PhotoT.J. ChaseWR6-2/175Plant City, FL
J.C. Chalk PhotoJ.C. ChalkTE6-4/230Argyle, TX
Zerrick Cooper PhotoZerrick CooperQB6-4/200Jonesboro, GA
Xavier Kelly PhotoXavier KellyDE6-5/255Wichita, KS
Sean Pollard PhotoSean PollardOG6-5/295Southern Pines, NC
Jamie Skalski PhotoJamie SkalskiLB6-1/225Newnan, GA
Cornell Powell PhotoCornell PowellWR6-1/200Greenville, NC
Tremayne Anchrum PhotoTremayne AnchrumOG/OT6-3/268Powder Springs, GA
Chandler Reeves PhotoChandler ReevesOT6-6/255McDonough, GA


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