The SEC announced on Monday afternoon that the Gamecocks will face Furman at noon on Saturday, October 18, on the SEC Network. The two teams square off at Williams-Brice Stadium in the first match-up between the schools since 2010.
The SEC announced the rest of its October 18 slate as well on Saturday, which includes a critical SEC East match-up between Missouri and Florida, as well as a functional SEC West elimination game when Texas A&M travels to Tuscaloosa:
|Noon||Furman at South Carolina||SEC Network|
|3:30 pm||Texas A&M at Alabama||CBS|
|4 pm||Georgia at Arkansas (in Little Rock)||SEC Network|
|7 pm||Missouri at Florida||ESPN or ESPN 2|
|7 pm||Tennessee at Ole Miss||ESPN or ESPN 2|
|7:30 pm||Kentucky at LSU||SEC Network|
South Carolina attempts to get above .500 again on the season, as Furman enters the game with a 2-4 record. Each team has this week off, and will have 14 days to prepare for one another.