South Carolina’s football team will get a nice, leisurely afternoon game against FCS foe Western Carolina after SEC play has wrapped up.
The Gamecocks-Catamounts game will kick off at 4 p.m. at Williams-Brice Stadium on Nov. 19, the SEC announced Monday. The game will be broadcast on SEC Network Alternate.
South Carolina (5-4, 3-4 SEC) faces Florida on Saturday, pitting Gamecocks coach Will Muschamp against his former team.
Western Carolina (2-7) will face Furman this week. They just snapped a five-game losing streak with a 32-29 win against VMI (3-6). WCU also lost to East Carolina, which the Gamecocks beat in September.
South Carolina and Western have not met since 1989. The teams played a four-game series in four years, with South Carolina winning all, none closer than 21 points.
Where to watch
The SEC Network alternate channels are also on DirecTV (Ch. 611-1) and DISH Network (Ch. 596/597 & 404.1-404.2 on the Hopper), AT&T U-Verse (Ch. 608/1608 & 609/1609) and Verizon FiOS (Ch. 332/832).