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

08/28/2013 10:13 PM

04/10/2015 2:30 PM

GAMECOCKS VS. TAR HEELS

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.  

Quarterback

14 Connor Shaw 6-1   209 Sr.
17 Dylan Thompson 6-3 218 Jr.

Running back

28 Mike Davis 5-9 215 So.
22 Brandon Wilds 6-2 223 So.

Wide Receiver

4 Shaq Roland 6-1  190 So.
8 Shamier Jeffery 6-1 207 So.

Wide Receiver

1 Damiere Byrd 5-9 166 Jr.
23 Bruce Ellington 5-9 196 Jr.

Wide Receiver

3 Nick Jones 5-7 174 Jr.
11 Pharoh Cooper 5-11 184 Fr.

Tight end

81 Rory Anderson 6-5 242 Jr.
89 Jerell Adams 6-6 237 So.

Left tackle

53 Corey Robinson 6-8 341 Jr.
74 Mason Zandi 6-9 293 Fr.

Left guard

50 A.J. Cann 6-4 314 Jr.
65 Brock Stadnik 6-5 286 Fr.

Center

51 Cody Waldrop 6-2 319 Fr.
54 Clayton Stadnik 6-3 281 Fr.

Right guard

67 Ronald Patrick 6-2 315 Sr.
75 Will Sport 6-5 294 So.

Right tackle

71 Brandon Shell 6-6 323 So.
73 J.P. Vonashek 6-6 283 Fr.

Kicker

29 Elliott Fry 6-0 150 Fr.
19 Landon Ard 5-9 172 So.
16 Nick St. Germain 5-9 175 Fr.

USC defense depth chart

Defensive end

90 Chaz Sutton 6-5 263 Sr.
34 Mason Harris 6-3 218 So.

Defensive tackle

97 J.T. Surratt 6-2 307 Jr.
92 Gerald Dixon Jr. 6-3 318 So.

Defensive tackle

99 Kelcy Quarles 6-4 298 Jr.
52 Phillip Dukes 6-3 315 So.

Defensive end

7 Jadeveon Clowney 6-6 274 Jr.
8 Darius English 6-6 226 Fr.

Middle Linebacker

22 Kaiwan Lewis 6-0 221 So.
11 T.J. Holloman 6-2 228 Fr.

Weakside Linebacker

21 Marcquis Roberts 6-1 225 So.
10 Skai Moore 6-2 205 Fr.

Spur linebacker

9 Sharrod Golightly 5-10 195 Jr.
42 Jordan Diggs 6-0 214 Fr.

Cornerback

27 Victor Hampton 5-10 202 Jr.
4 Ahmad Christian 5-10 189 So.

Cornerback

15 Jimmy Legree 6-0 187 Sr.
3 Jamari Smith 5-10 183 Fr.

Strong Safety

25 Kadetrix Marcus 6-1 195 Jr.
20 T.J. Gurley 5-10 196 So.

Free safety

12 Brison Williams 5-11 218 Jr.
17 Chaz Elder 6-2 199 Fr.

Punter

13 Tyler Hull 6-2 206 Jr.
18 Patrick Fish 6-0 195 Jr.

UNC offense depth chart

No. Name Ht. Wt Yr.

Quarterback

2 Bryn Renner 6-3 225 Sr.
12 Marquise Williams 6-2 215 So.

Running back

21 Romar Morris 5-10 185 So.
15 A.J. Blue 6-2 215 Sr.

Wide Receiver

81 Kendrick Singleton 6-2 200 So.
3 Ryan Switzer 5-10 175 Fr.

Wide Receiver

6 Sean Tapley 6-1 185 Jr.
17 Mark McNeill 6-4 215 Jr.

Wide Receiver

14 Quinshad Davis 6-4 205 So.
5 T.J. Thorpe 6-0 200 So.

Tight end

85 Eric Ebron 6-4 245 Jr.
80 Jack Tabb 6-3 240 Jr.

Left tackle

68 James Hurst 6-7 305 Sr.
77 John Ferranto 6-5 290 Fr.

Left guard

70 Caleb Peterson 6-5 300 Fr.
54 Will Dancy 6-4 295 So.

Center

60 Russell Bodine 6-4 310 Jr.
65 Lucas Crowley 6-3 270 Fr.

Right guard

78 Landon Turner 6-4 320 So.
62 David Collins 6-8 310 Sr.

Right tackle

71 Jon Heck 6-6 300 Fr.
72 Kiaro Holts 6-4 295 So.

Kicker

18 Thomas Moore 5-10 200 Jr.
19 Nick Weiler 6-0 195 Fr.

UNC defense depth chart

Defensive end

95 Kareem Martin 6-6 265 Sr.
44 Junior Gnonkonde 6-4 240 Fr.

Defensive tackle

96 Ethan Farmer 6-3 295 Jr.
97 Shawn Underwood 6-1 305 Jr.

Defensive tackle

93 Tim Jackson 6-5 285 Sr.
98 Justin Thomason 6-4 265 So.

Bandit

8 Norkeithus Otis 6-1 240 Jr.
23 Darius Lipford 6-3 245 Jr.

Will Linebacker

9 Travis Hughes 6-2 225 Jr.
55 Tommy Heffernan 6-1 215 Jr.

Mike Linebacker

33 Nathan Staub 6-2 240 Fr.
34 Jeff Schoettmer 6-1 230 So.

Ram

20 Brandon Ellerbe 6-0 220 Jr.
11 Malik Simmons 5-11 190 So.

Cornerback

4 Jabari Price 6-0 200 Sr.
16 Alex Dixon 6-0 185 So.

Cornerback

7 Tim Scott 5-11 190 Jr.
37 T.J. Jiles 5-11 180 So.

Strong Safety

26 Dominique Green 5-11 185 Fr.
27 Darien Rankin 5-11 195 So.

Free safety

10 Tre Boston 6-1 205 Sr.
25 Kameron Jackson 5-11 190 So.

Punter

30 Tommy Hibbard 5-10 190 Jr.
23 Joey Mangili 6-3 205 Fr.

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