Gamecocks vs Trojans Final: 69-24 - Recap
|Gamecocks vs Trojans Final: 69-24 - Recap|
South Carolina got a 102-yard performance from Marcus Lattimore as a key part of its 69-24 victory over the Trojans on Saturday at Williams-Brice Stadium.
The Gamecocks were a 20.5-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 58.5.
Stephen Garcia completed 9 of 12 pass attempts for 198 yards for the Gamecocks in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Shawn Southward rushed for 40 yards for Troy, while Chris Anderson added 35 yards. Corey Robinson threw for 158 yards for the Trojans, while receivers Tebiarus Gill and Jason Bruce had 46 and 35 yards respectively.
Troy was outgained by South Carolina 461-264 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 20-17 by the Gamecocks.
The time of possession battle favored South Carolina as their offense was on the field for 30:49, longer than the 29:11 of their opponents.
South Carolina looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against Clemson. Troy will aim to get back on the winning track vs Western Kentucky.