South Carolina Defeats Clemson 31-17 - Recap
South Carolina earned a 31-17 victory over Clemson on Saturday in Week 14 action at Williams-Brice Stadium.
South Carolina won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 2.5-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 62.5.
Connor Shaw completed 14 of 26 pass attempts for 152 yards for the Gamecocks in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Roderick McDowell rushed for 111 yards for Clemson, while Tajh Boyd added 16 yards. Tajh Boyd threw for 225 yards for the Tigers, while receivers Sammy Watkins and Adam Humphries had 93 and 45 yards respectively.
Clemson outgained South Carolina 352-318 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 21-18 by the Gamecocks.
South Carolina led the time of possession tally, as the game finished as a 38:09/21:51 split in that important category.