Gamecocks Fall 23-21 Against LSU - Game Recap
South Carolina was unable to contain Jeremy Hill on Saturday and the result was a 23-21 Week 7 loss against the Tigers.
The Tigers won the battle on the scoreboard, but not at the payout window as they failed to cover the 3-point spread. OVER bettors were rewarded when the final score pointed to an OVER play.
Zach Mettenberger completed 12 of 25 pass attempts for 148 yards for the Tigers in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Gamecocks defense.
Marcus Lattimore rushed for 35 yards for South Carolina, while Connor Shaw added -1 yards. Connor Shaw threw for 177 yards for the Gamecocks, while receivers Ace Sanders and Bruce Ellington had 49 and 38 yards respectively.
LSU outgained South Carolina 406-211 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 22-14 by the Tigers.
The time of possession battle favored LSU as their offense was on the field for 36:57, longer than the 23:03 of their opponents.
LSU looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against Texas A&M. South Carolina will aim to get back on the winning track at Florida.