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South Carolina newcomers’ jersey numbers, preseason depth chart

South Carolina's 3 most important football games in 2016

The State's David Cloninger gives his take on the South Carolina football team's three most important games in 2016 in Will Muschamp's debut season as head coach. (Photos by The State, AP, USA Today Sports Images)
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The State's David Cloninger gives his take on the South Carolina football team's three most important games in 2016 in Will Muschamp's debut season as head coach. (Photos by The State, AP, USA Today Sports Images)

South Carolina’s 2016 football media guide has been released, and with it comes an updated roster.

New numbers for returning players

▪  WR Jamari Smith: 14 (was 22)

▪  TE KC Crosby: 3 (was 86)

▪  DB Antoine Wilder: 29 (was 15)

▪  TE Matthew Weigel: 41 (was 87)

Scholarship newcomers’ numbers

7: Korey Banks, WR (5-11 180)

44: T.J. Brunson, LB (6-1 225)

4: Jake Bentley, QB (6-3 223)

73: Akeem Cooperwood, OL (6-7 359) ... not on campus yet

8: Randrecous Davis, WR (5-10 181)

83: Chavis Dawkins, WR (6-2 200)

21: Rico Dowdle, RB (5-11 211)

89: Bryan Edwards, WR (6-3 210)

36: C.J. Freeman, RB (5-11 200)

50: Griffin Gentry, DL (6-1 246)

82: Evan Hinson, TE (6-4 238)

50: Sadarius Hutcherson, OL (6-4 273)

7: Jamarcus King, DB (6-2 180)

65: Pete Leota, OL (6-4 315)

11: Brandon McIlwain, QB (6-0 205)

87: Kiel Pollard, WR (6-0 230)

66: Will Putnam, OL (6-5 282)

31: Chris Smith, DB (5-10 180)

97: Kobe Smith, DL (6-2 305)

98: Stephon Taylor, DL (6-4 293)

18: Keir Thomas, DL (6-2 265)

96: Aaron Thompson, DL (6-3 271)

86: Robert Tucker III, TE (6-3 238)

75: Darius Whitfield, DL (6-2 286)

92: D.J. Wonnum, DL (6-4 240)

DEPTH CHART

Remains unchanged from post-spring two-deep

OFFENSE

WR – Deebo Samuel

Terry Googer

WR – Jamari Smith

WR – Bryan Edwards

Javon Charleston

LT – Mason Zandi

Malik Young

LG – Zack Bailey

Christian Pellage

C – Alan Knott

Cory Helms

RG – Cory Helms

Donnell Stanley

RT – D.J. Park

Blake Camper

TE – Hayden Hurst

Or K.C. Crosby

QB – Perry Orth

Or Brandon McIlwain

RB – David Williams

A.J. Turner

DEFENSE

DE – Marquavius Lewis

Keir Thomas

DT – Kelsey Griffin

Ulric Jones

DT – Taylor Stallworth

Abu Lamin

DE – Daniel Fennell

Darius English

SLB – Bryson Allen-Williams

MLB – Jonathon Walton

Or T.J. Holloman

WLB – T.J. Holloman

Or Larenz Bryant

CB – Rico Mcwilliams

Rashad Fenton

S – Chaz Elder

Chris Moody

S – Chris Lammons

D.J. Smith

CB – Chris Lammons

Chris Smith

NICK – Rashad Fenton

Antonie Wilder

SPECIAL TEAMS

PK – Elliott Fry

P – Sean Kelly

LS – Drew Williams

KR – Rashad Fenton

A.J. Turner

PR – Chis Lammons

Or Rashard Fenton

Or Deebo Samuel

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