Fan Sound Off: South Carolina win and Clemson loss have Gamecocks fans elated

South Carolina-Bryan Edwards

South Carolina survived Tennessee in Week 7, clinging to a 15-9 win over the Volunteers.

The Gamecocks controlled the line of scrimmage en route to 194 rushing yards. A.J. Turner scored the game’s lone touchdown on a 20-yard run in the third quarter. Parker White, however, missed the PAT attempt.

Tennessee had a chance to win with nine seconds and a first down on the South Carolina 2-yard line, courtesy of a pass interference call. Jarrett Guarantano, making his first career start for the Vols, failed in three attempts to punch the ball into the end zone.

The win is the second in a row for Will Muschamp over Tennessee. The Gamecocks are now 5-2 on the year, including 3-2 in the SEC.

Gamecocks fans were happy with the win, particularly with the team’s defensive effort, which held the Vols to 253 total yards.

Check out what South Carolina fans are saying about the performance and join the conversation here.

Note: Comments are taken verbatim from South Carolina Gamecocks — SEC Country and only edited for spelling.

Anthony Rushton: A HUGE WIN…GO GAMECOCKS KEEP IT UP GOT TO HAVE A BOWL THIS YEAR AND WIN IT!!!!!
Nelson Barrientos: Defense was beast once again!!!
Suanne Caldon Sheppard: Dang. Talk about a nail biting game! ❤️
Chuck Wade: Gamecocks won. Clemson lost. Good weekend!
Michael G Mann II: Got to find a way to get our playmaker the ball, great adjustments by the defense and great play on defense. Good, ugly win.
Andy Jordan: That 1 second left was HORRIBLE.
Larry Williams: The Rocky Top Cookbook sure has a lot of home cooking in it.
Jeffrey Ashley: Butch Jones….You have been voted off the island. #SpursUp
Phyllis Huntley: Best weekend ever!!!! Gamecocks win!!! Oh did I mention that Clemson lost!!!!!! Go Gamecocks
Rhonda Altman Bornman: A win is a win no matter how ugly!!! Special teams needs some work. That bobble on the extra point could have cost us!!
Kristen E Haley: Such a nail biter!! Go Cocks!! Yaaaaasssss!
Sonja Hunt: Lawd! That last min was tough.
John Young: Cardiac Gamecocks! Great win.
Brandon Lee Poston: Man we are down a starting running back and an entire O-line. When we get healthy, I see nothing but good things for these kids ! 🐔🏈🤙💥
Roddy Fleming: We have to have more offense, Roper. Hurst had just 1 pass thrown to him all day and YOU are still calling plays. Wow.

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