Garnet & Black Spring Game details

GoGamecocks staff reportsApril 13, 2012 

Connor Shaw and the Gamecocks hold a spring practice at Williams-Brice Stadium Thursday.


WHEN: 1 p.m. Saturday

WHERE: Williams-Brice Stadium


TV: ESPN3 with Dave LaMont providing the play-by-play and Charles Arbuckle handling the color commentary.

FORMAT: The game is scheduled for four 12-minute quarters. The clock will stop during the first half and will run continuously in the second half. The annual football awards will be presented by coach Steve Spurrier at halftime.

PREGAME: Current and former Gamecock players and staff members will give motivational speeches starting at 11 a.m. They are geared toward younger fans, but everyone is invited.

FAN FEST: Starting 30 minutes after the game, fans will be allowed on the field for photo opportunities, field goal attempts and other activities.

PARKING: Parking will be available on a first-come, first-serve basis. ETV Lots will open at 8 a.m. for $10. Seawell’s will open their grass lot at 9 a.m. for $5. The Fairgrounds will open Gates 6 and 10 at 9:30 a.m. for $10. The Athletics’ Key Road parking lot will open at 9 a.m. and is free to the public. There will be no parking available in the old Farmers’ Market due to the construction.

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