Charlotte Observer: DeCock: Big challenge, big opportunity for East Carolina.
Durham Herald Sun: Spurrier, USC prep for visit from tough East Carolina.
New Bern Sun: ECU’s Hardy has had big games vs. South Carolina.
SI.com: East Carolina's band of walk-ons now threatens those who overlooked them by Andy Staples. Plus - East Carolina vs. South Carolina. Go to this page if you want to watch the game live-streamed.
Purple Haze Insider: For Pirates, USC Game is Everything an ECU Coach, Player, Fan Could Want.
GamecockPride: Scout's Josh Graham talks with InsideECUSports.com - video.
Gamecock Cereal: Thompson and His Place in the Record Book.
Gamecock Central: Gameweek Twitter Mailbag.
Team Speed Kills: Adjusted Stats Preview South Carolina-East Carolina and Ole Miss-Vandy Games. Over at Get the Picture, the Senator comments on it here.
Dawn of the Dawg: A primer on Georgia's hatred of the HBC - 25 years of hostility. "The Georgia Bulldogs and their fans love to win, and don’t tolerate a loser for long. They also love to hate. It’s been said that hate is the fuel that gives Georgia Bulldog red its unique hue."
Gamecocksonline: Volleyball Gamecocks Drop 3-1 Decision to Clemson at Carolina Challenge. Bummer.
ABCColumbia: Lady Tigers Beat Gamecocks 1-0 in women's soccer. Double bummer.
The Big Spur: Connor Mitch's mom says Connor is afraid of the ocean. Good stuff.
Yardbarker: Patriots have cut Kelcy Quarles. Damn this is a tough business. There needs to be a way kids who have been sold a bill of goods by agents and runners can return to college after the Combine; or do an early, pre NSD Combine.
GO COCKS! BEAT ECU!