Gamecocks vs. Tigers
WHO: No. 18 South Carolina (8-3) at Clemson (6-5)
WHEN: 7 p.m. Saturday
WHERE: Memorial Stadium, Clemson
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TV: ESPN2 with Carter Blackburn, Mike Bellotti and Brock Huard
RADIO: WNKT 107.5 FM with Todd Ellis, Tommy Suggs and Terry Cousin; ESPN 93.1 FM with Pete Yanity, Will Merritt and Patrick Sapp
SATELLITE RADIO (USC FEED): XM 198
SATELLITE RADIO (CLEMSON FEED): Sirius 212
SOUTH CAROLINA - DS Charles Turner (shoulder) and DE Chaun Gresham (concussion), questionable; CB Stephon Gilmore (concussion) and CB Marty Markett (knee), probable.
CLEMSON - WR Terrence Ashe (leg), out; RB Andre Ellington (foot) and DT Miguel Chavis (foot), questionable; LB Brandon Maye (concussion) and WR Bryce McNeal (heel), probable.
Just the facts
SERIES RECORD: Clemson leads series 65-38-4 overall and 16-8-1 at home
LAST MEETING: USC won 34-17 at Williams-Brice Stadium last season as Kenny Miles rushed for 114 yards and the USC defense held C.J. Spiller to 18 yards rushing.
CURRENT STREAK: Clemson has won 10 of the past 13 meetings.
What to know
-- South Carolina is trying to win two in a row against its rival for the first time since winning three in a row from 1968-70.
-- This is the 102nd consecutive year the teams have met, the third-longest streak in the country (Kansas-Nebraska and Minnesota-Wisconsin).
-- A win would give USC nine on the season for the third time in school history (2001 and 1984).
-- USC is going for a third consecutive road win for the first time since 2006.
-- USC is 4-4 against Clemson when ranked.
-- Clemson has more wins against South Carolina than any other school.
-- Three of the past five games have been decided by five points or less.
-- Clemson has won each of the past six times the teams have played at night (2007, 2005, 2003, 2002, 1998, 1997).
-- The only USC coach in the series to have a winning record is Brad Scott (2-1), who is now Clemson’s offensive line coach.-- USC is 9-4 against Clemson this year in all sports.