Gamecocks double Ragin' Cajuns
South Carolina racked up 415 yards in Week 1, lifting the Gamecocks to a 28-14 win over the Louisiana-Lafayette Ragin' Cajuns at Williams-Brice Stadium.
The Gamecocks could not cover the 28-point home spread, and the 42 points scored were UNDER the posted total of 46.
Tommy Beecher was 11-for-15 for 132 yards and a touchdown, and Cory Boyd added 49 yards and two majors on the ground for the Gamecocks.
Michael Desormeaux went 10-for-17 for 59 yards, while also rushing for 163 yards and a touchdown. Derrick Smith had three catches for 37 yards for the Ragin' Cajuns.