TFP - The waiting drove me mad.
Gamecocksonline: No. 21 South Carolina Tops East Carolina, 33-23. Post-game video and recap.
Sportstalksc.com: SportsTalk at the Stadium: Pirates can’t make Gamecocks walk the plank - video report by K Mac. "Had USC lost to East Carolina there would have been a lot of Gamecock fans walking off planks all over Columbia and places beyond."
The Big Spur: Gamecocks pound Pirates into submission.
Rant: South Carolina Gamecocks Struggle Early, Pull Out Win. Same game. Wildly divergent headlines/ledes.
Gamecock Central: For Mike Davis What a different 60 minutes can make. "I don't care about what people say. I care about my teammates. I care about my team." I wish Mike didn't feel so adversarial to the fans - for every critical voice there are 1,000 who want him to carry us on his back to a great finish. But if he needs that to run with anger and that is the catalyst, then I can accept it. That being said, it's time the HBC shut down Mike's twitter feed. Plus - in his notebook, Scoot Hood says USC is thinking about Georgia. Ya think? Also - Now that's better - USC plunders pirates - Scott's wrap-up.
Garnet & Cocky: Here is Sydney's post-game report: Mike Davis, Gamecocks hold off ECU, 33-23. "Was it pretty? Absolutely not. The staff will have a mountain of tape to go through before the big showdown against Georgia at home next week. But it’s a win, and Steve Spurrier and his team can rest tonight knowing that they’re 1-1, not 0-2." You can say that again.
Saturday Down South: South Carolina report card: Problems persist, but win heals temporary wounds. These grades don't offend me.
CBS Sports: publishes Pete Iacobelli's AP report - No. 21 South Carolina beats Pirates 33-23. ''Everybody in the stadium knew where the ball was going and we still had success with it,'' Thompson said of the final drive.
New York Times: The Grey Lady gets around to writing about what happened in Columbia last Thursday week. And, of course, the story - not to be confused with a report - is riddled with factual errors. Typical of the NYT.
USA Today: Big Ten is biggest flop on a strange college football Saturday. A good recap of the weekend's top stories that you missed while you were chewing your fingers off.
Dr.Saturday: The B1G leads this weekend's Winners and losers: The Big Ten was bad – really, really bad. This just breaks my heart. Vandy gets a mention, too.
GO COCKS! BEAT GEORGIA!