2003 South Carolina Gamecocks football team

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2003 South Carolina Gamecocks football
South Carolina Gamecocks Block C logo.svg
Conference Southeastern Conference Eastern Division
2003 record 5–7 (2–6 SEC)
Head coach Lou Holtz
Home stadium Williams-Brice Stadium (c. 80,250, grass)
Seasons
« 2002 2004 »
2003 SEC football standings
Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
Eastern Division
#7 Georgia xy   6 2         11 3  
#15 Tennessee x   6 2         10 3  
#24 Florida x   6 2         8 5  
South Carolina   2 6         5 7  
Kentucky   1 7         4 8  
Vanderbilt   1 7         2 10  
Western Division
#2 LSU xy#   7 1         13 1  
#13 Ole Miss x   7 1         10 3  
Auburn   5 3         8 5  
Arkansas   4 4         9 4  
Alabama   2 6         4 9  
Mississippi State   1 7         2 10  
Championship: LSU 34, Georgia 13
# – BCS National Champion
† – BCS representative as conference champion
x – Division champion/co-champions
y – Championship game participant
Rankings from AP Poll

The 2003 South Carolina Gamecocks football team represented the University of South Carolina in the Southeastern Conference during the 2003 NCAA Division I-A football season. The Gamecocks were led by Lou Holtz in his fifth season as USC head coach and played their home games in Williams-Brice Stadium in Columbia, South Carolina. The Gamecocks did not finish the season bowl-eligible.

Schedule[edit]

Date Time Opponent# Rank# Site TV Result Attendance
August 30 7:00 PM Louisiana–Lafayette* Williams-Brice StadiumColumbia, SC W 14–7   82,227[1]
September 6 12:30 PM #15 Virginia* Williams-Brice Stadium • Columbia, SC JPS W 31–7   80,150[1]
September 13 3:30 PM at #8 Georgia #25 Sanford StadiumAthens, GA CBS L 7–31   92,058[1]
September 20 7:00 PM UAB* Williams-Brice Stadium • Columbia, SC W 42–10   80,523[1]
September 27 7:45 PM at #8 Tennessee Neyland StadiumKnoxville, TN ESPN L 20–23 OT  107,881[1]
October 9 7:45 PM Kentucky Williams-Brice Stadium • Columbia, SC ESPN W 27–21   78,592[1]
October 18 7:45 PM #10 LSU Williams-Brice Stadium • Columbia, SC ESPN L 7–33   82,525[1]
October 25 7:00 PM Vanderbiltdagger Williams-Brice Stadium • Columbia, SC PPV W 35–24   77,227[1]
November 1 12:30 PM at #20 Ole Miss Vaught–Hemingway StadiumOxford, MS JPS L 40–43   56,878[1]
November 6 7:30 PM at Arkansas War Memorial StadiumLittle Rock, AR ESPN L 6–28   55,617[1]
November 15 12:30 PM #15 Florida Williams-Brice Stadium • Columbia, SC JPS L 22–24   81,523[1]
November 22 7:00 PM Clemson* Williams-Brice Stadium • Columbia, SC (Battle of the Palmetto State) ESPN2 L 17–63   83,987[1]
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll. All times are in Eastern Time.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l "Cumulative Season Statistics". University of South Carolina.