Practice report: Saturday football scrimmage canceled

March 22, 2013 

USC head coach Steve Spurrier looks on as his players warm-up during practice.

C. ALUKA BERRY — caberry@thestate.com

A few notes from South Carolina's fifth spring practice, which was held Friday afternoon at the Proving Grounds:

-- UPDATE: The Gamecocks' Saturday morning practice and scrimmage at Williams-Brice Stadium has been canceled because of weather. No makeup day has been announced. The team will practice again Tuesday at 4 p.m. All practices are open to the public.

-- The Gamecocks practiced Friday for about two hours in shoulder pads and shorts.

-- Cornerback Ronnie Martin (hamstring) and wide receiver Damiere Byrd (hamstring) did not practice.

-- Wide receiver Bruce Ellington was at practice but did not participate.

-- Former Gamecock stars Alshon Jeffery and Melvin Ingram were at practice.

-- There was no media availability after Friday's workout.

Below is a recap of our updates from Friday's practice.

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