Gamecocks Down Clemson 29-7 - Match Report
|Gamecocks Down Clemson 29-7 - Match Report|
Alshon Jeffery inflicted damage on the Clemson secondary, receiving 141 yards as South Carolina defeated the Tigers 29-7 at Memorial Stadium.
Bettors who backed the Gamecocks were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 2.5 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 45.5.
Stephen Garcia completed 14 of 30 pass attempts for 227 yards for the Gamecocks in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Jamie Harper rushed for 58 yards for Clemson, while Roderick McDowell added 39 yards. Kyle Parker threw for 117 yards for the Tigers, while receivers DeAndre Hopkins and Jaron Brown had 124 and 28 yards respectively.
Clemson lost the offensive yardage battle to South Carolina 322-251 yards in Saturday's game. South Carolina had more first downs as that total ended up 14-13.
The time of possession battle favored South Carolina as their offense was on the field for 34:43, longer than the 25:17 of their opponents.