USC-UNC gameday guide: TV info, depth chart, injury report and more

August 28, 2013 

Steve Spurrier and Larry Fedora


Who: No. 6 South Carolina vs. North Carolina

When: Thursday, 6 p.m.

Where: Williams-Brice Stadium

TV: ESPN with Rece Davis, Jesse Palmer, David Pollack and Samantha Ponder

Radio: WNKT 107.5 with Todd Ellis and Tommy Suggs

Satellite Radio: Sirius 91/XM 91

Line: USC by 12.5

The Series

History: UNC leads 34-17-4

In Columbia: UNC leads 14-9-1

In Chapel Hill: UNC leads 18-8-3

At Neutral Sites: USC leads 2-0-0

Last Meeting (2007 in Chapel Hill): USC 21, UNC 15

Last Meeting in Columbia (1990): USC 27, UNC 5

Current Streak: USC has won 1 in a row

Steve Spurrier vs. North Carolina: 4-0

Larry Fedora vs. South Carolina: 0-1

The Facts

A South Carolina win over North Carolina would ...

•  Extend USC’s opening game winning streak to 14 games. The Gamecocks’ last season-opening loss came in the 1999 season, a 10-0 setback at N.C. State.

•  Improve Spurrier’s record to 23-1 all-time in season-opening games.

•  Extend USC’s regular-season winning streak over non-conference opponents to 17 games. The last regular season non-conference loss came at Clemson in 2008.

•  Extend the Gamecocks’ home winning streak to 12 games. Their current 11-game home winning streak is the third-longest in school history

Injury report

South Carolina - Out: OT Cody Gibson (knee), OT Mike Matulis (shoulder), LB Cedrick Cooper (elbow); Doubtful: TE Rory Anderson (hamstring); Probable: TE Jerell Adams (ankle); Questionable: WR Bruce Ellington (hamstring).

North Carolina - Out: S Sam Smiley (foot), LB Shakeel Rashad (knee); TE Dalton Stogner (knee).

At GoGamecocks

Thursday online: Updates from Williams-Brice Stadium, plus a game photo gallery and Steve Spurrier postgame video.

Coming Friday: Live chat with Kendall at 1 p.m.

Coming Saturday: David Cloninger and “Super Fan” Glenn Snyder analyze the game.

Coming Monday: Live chat with Kendall at 3 p.m.

USC offense depth chart

No.   Name   Ht.   Wt.   Yr.  


14Connor Shaw6-1  209Sr.
17Dylan Thompson6-3218Jr.

Running back

28Mike Davis5-9215So.
22Brandon Wilds6-2223So.

Wide Receiver

4Shaq Roland6-1 190So.
8Shamier Jeffery6-1207So.

Wide Receiver

1Damiere Byrd5-9166Jr.
23Bruce Ellington5-9196Jr.

Wide Receiver

3Nick Jones5-7174Jr.
11Pharoh Cooper5-11184Fr.

Tight end

81Rory Anderson6-5242Jr.
89Jerell Adams6-6237So.

Left tackle

53Corey Robinson6-8341Jr.
74Mason Zandi6-9293Fr.

Left guard

50A.J. Cann6-4314Jr.
65Brock Stadnik6-5286Fr.


51Cody Waldrop6-2319Fr.
54Clayton Stadnik6-3281Fr.

Right guard

67Ronald Patrick6-2315Sr.
75Will Sport6-5294So.

Right tackle

71Brandon Shell6-6323So.
73J.P. Vonashek6-6283Fr.


29Elliott Fry6-0150Fr.
19Landon Ard5-9172So.
16Nick St. Germain5-9175Fr.

USC defense depth chart

Defensive end

90Chaz Sutton6-5263Sr.
34Mason Harris6-3218So.

Defensive tackle

97J.T. Surratt6-2307Jr.
92Gerald Dixon Jr.6-3318So.

Defensive tackle

99Kelcy Quarles6-4298Jr.
52Phillip Dukes6-3315So.

Defensive end

7Jadeveon Clowney6-6274Jr.
8Darius English6-6226Fr.

Middle Linebacker

22Kaiwan Lewis6-0221So.
11T.J. Holloman6-2228Fr.

Weakside Linebacker

21Marcquis Roberts6-1225So.
10Skai Moore6-2205Fr.

Spur linebacker

9Sharrod Golightly5-10195Jr.
42Jordan Diggs6-0214Fr.


27Victor Hampton5-10202Jr.
4Ahmad Christian5-10189So.


15Jimmy Legree6-0187Sr.
3Jamari Smith5-10183Fr.

Strong Safety

25Kadetrix Marcus6-1195Jr.
20T.J. Gurley5-10196So.

Free safety

12Brison Williams5-11218Jr.
17Chaz Elder6-2199Fr.


13Tyler Hull6-2206Jr.
18Patrick Fish6-0195Jr.

UNC offense depth chart

No. Name Ht. Wt Yr.


2Bryn Renner6-3225Sr.
12Marquise Williams6-2215So.

Running back

21Romar Morris5-10185So.
15A.J. Blue6-2215Sr.

Wide Receiver

81Kendrick Singleton6-2200So.
3Ryan Switzer5-10175Fr.

Wide Receiver

6Sean Tapley6-1185Jr.
17Mark McNeill6-4215Jr.

Wide Receiver

14Quinshad Davis6-4205So.
5T.J. Thorpe6-0200So.

Tight end

85Eric Ebron6-4245Jr.
80Jack Tabb6-3240Jr.

Left tackle

68James Hurst6-7305Sr.
77John Ferranto6-5290Fr.

Left guard

70Caleb Peterson6-5300Fr.
54Will Dancy6-4295So.


60Russell Bodine6-4310Jr.
65Lucas Crowley6-3270Fr.

Right guard

78Landon Turner6-4320So.
62David Collins6-8310Sr.

Right tackle

71Jon Heck6-6300Fr.
72Kiaro Holts6-4295So.


18Thomas Moore5-10200Jr.
19Nick Weiler6-0195Fr.

UNC defense depth chart

Defensive end

95Kareem Martin6-6265Sr.
44Junior Gnonkonde6-4240Fr.

Defensive tackle

96Ethan Farmer6-3295Jr.
97Shawn Underwood6-1305Jr.

Defensive tackle

93Tim Jackson6-5285Sr.
98Justin Thomason6-4265So.


8Norkeithus Otis6-1240Jr.
23Darius Lipford6-3245Jr.

Will Linebacker

9Travis Hughes6-2225Jr.
55Tommy Heffernan6-1215Jr.

Mike Linebacker

33Nathan Staub6-2240Fr.
34Jeff Schoettmer6-1230So.


20Brandon Ellerbe6-0220Jr.
11Malik Simmons5-11190So.


4Jabari Price6-0200Sr.
16Alex Dixon6-0185So.


7Tim Scott5-11190Jr.
37T.J. Jiles5-11180So.

Strong Safety

26Dominique Green5-11185Fr.
27Darien Rankin5-11195So.

Free safety

10Tre Boston6-1205Sr.
25Kameron Jackson5-11190So.


30Tommy Hibbard5-10190Jr.
23Joey Mangili6-3205Fr.

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