Bulldogs slip past South Carolina

Bulldogs slip past South Carolina

The No. 9 Georgia Bulldogs pulled out a win on Saturday, but they failed to cover the spread in a 17-15 decision over the South Carolina Gamecocks.

The Bulldogs had been favored by 18 points in this contest. The combined score fell UNDER the game’s posted total (47.5).

Bulldogs QB D.J. Shockley went 8-of-17 for 111 yards in the win, throwing two interceptions and running for a score. Thomas Brown also rushed for a Georgia touchdown.

For the Gamecocks, Blake Mitchell was good on 22-of-34 pass attempts for 236 yards. Mitchell threw a TD strike to Sidney Rice, and was also picked off twice.