USC Gamecocks Football

August 23, 2014

50 reasons to love the Gamecocks

Jim Carlen recruited George Rogers to South Carolina with the promise of playing time, and Carlen was good to his word. As a freshman, Rogers carried the ball 143 times. That number went up each year of his collegiate career, peaking at 324 as a senior when he led the nation in rushing with 1,894 yards and won South Carolina’s only Heisman Trophy.

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