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2016 Schedule
6-6, 5th in SEC - East
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Andrea Adelson ESPN Staff Writer 

Steve Spurrier was honored with the NCFAA Contributions to College Football Award and talked about being an ambassador at Florida, and related it to a new role for the South Carolina governor.

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Spurrier honored with Contributions Award (3:22)
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Honorable mentions for SEC Coach of the Year (2:35)

Adam Rittenberg ESPN Staff Writer 

One name gaining traction at Georgia State is South Carolina offensive line coach Shawn Elliott, sources say. Elliott served as South Carolina's co-offensive coordinator from 2012 to 2015 and was interim coach following Steve Spurrier's midseason retirement.

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SEC not likely to repeat bowl dominance

No conference has more teams playing in bowl games than the SEC, but seven of the 12 teams are underdogs in their bowl. Last year, the SEC went 9-2 in bowls (an FBS record for wins by a conference).

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Young Gamecocks can thrive against USF (1:12)
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USF's Flowers will be difficult to stop

Quinton Flowers isn't Deshaun Watson, but he's close. And that's bad news for the Gamecocks. Flowers is one of the under-the-radar players in the nation and will show it in the Birmingham Bowl, Adam Rittenberg predicts. Bowl Predictions

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South Carolina best under pressure

South Carolina, under first-year coach Will Muschamp, made its way to a bowl game thanks to winning the close games. The Gamecocks will play USF in the Birmingham Bowl.

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Ex-starting QB Nunez leaving South Carolina

Former South Carolina starting quarterback Lorenzo Nunez, who was shifted to wide receiver, is leaving the Gamecocks. Nunez is looking to transfer somewhere he can play quarterback again.

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Who will win in the SEC East? (4:31)
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'Win now' mentality pays off for Gamecocks' bowl bid (3:04)
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Best of SEC Nation: 2016 (3:58)
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Remembering the Georgia Dome (2:36)
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Best of the Best 2016 (2:03)

Team Stats

Passing Yards198.496th
Rushing Yards138.0107th
Points For19.3Tied-124th
Points Against24.845th

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