Bulldogs Fall 45-42 Against South Carolina - Game Recap
Marcus Lattimore scampered through the Georgia defense for 176 yards as South Carolina handed the Bulldogs a 45-42 defeat on Saturday at Sanford Stadium.
South Carolina was the ATS victor, as they covered the 2.5-point spread as a favorite. Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 51.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Stephen Garcia completed 11 of 25 pass attempts for 142 yards for the Gamecocks in the win. He was picked off 2 times by the Bulldogs defense.
Isaiah Crowell rushed for 118 yards for Georgia, while Richard Samuel added 43 yards. Aaron Murray threw for 248 yards for the Bulldogs, while receivers Malcolm Mitchell and Isaiah Crowell had 52 and 40 yards respectively.
Georgia outgained South Carolina 436-395 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 23-15 by the Bulldogs.
The time of possession battle favored Georgia as their offense was on the field for 30:58, longer than the 29:02 of their opponents.
Next game, South Carolina takes its act home to face Navy looking for another win. For Georgia, they head home to face Coastal Carolina.