2007 South Carolina Gamecocks football team

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2007 South Carolina Gamecocks football
South Carolina Gamecocks Block C logo.svg
Conference Southeastern Conference Eastern Division
2007 record 6–6 (3–5 SEC)
Head coach Steve Spurrier
Defensive coordinator Tyrone Nix
Home stadium Williams-Brice Stadium (c. 80,250, grass)
Seasons
« 2006 2008 »
2007 SEC football standings
Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
Eastern Division
#12 Tennessee xy   6 2         10 4  
#2 Georgia x   6 2         11 2  
#13 Florida   5 3         9 4  
South Carolina   3 5         6 6  
Kentucky   3 5         8 5  
Vanderbilt   2 6         5 7  
Western Division
#1 LSU x   6 2         12 2  
#15 Auburn   5 3         9 4  
Arkansas   4 4         8 5  
Mississippi State   4 4         8 5  
Alabama   4 4         7 6  
Ole Miss   0 8         3 9  
Championship: LSU 21, Tennessee 14
† – BCS representative as champion
‡ – BCS at-large representative
x – Division champion/co-champions
y – Championship game participant
  • Alabama had 5 victories vacated by the NCAA in 2010. As such, the official record for Alabama is 2–6 (1-4).
    Rankings from AP Poll

The 2007 South Carolina Gamecocks football team represented the University of South Carolina in the Southeastern Conference during the college football season of 2007–2008. The Gamecocks were led by Steve Spurrier in his third season as USC head coach and played their home games in Williams-Brice Stadium in Columbia, South Carolina. The team was bowl eligible at 6–6 but was not selected for a bowl game.

Schedule[edit]

Date Time Opponent# Rank# Site TV Result Attendance
September 1 7:05 pm Louisiana–Lafayette* Williams-Brice StadiumColumbia, SC ESPNGP W 28–14   78,234[1]
September 8 5:45 pm at #11 Georgia Sanford StadiumAthens, GA ESPN2 W 16–12   92,746[1]
September 15 7:00 pm SC State* #17 Williams-Brice Stadium • Columbia, SC ESPNGP W 38–3   73,095[1]
September 22 3:30 pm at #2 LSU #12 Tiger StadiumBaton Rouge, Louisiana CBS L 16–28   92,530[1]
September 29 12:30 pm Mississippi State #16 Williams-Brice Stadium • Columbia, SC LFS W 38–21   78,883[1]
October 4 7:45 pm #8 Kentucky #11 Williams-Brice Stadium • Columbia, SC ESPN W 38–23   76,220[1]
October 13 3:30 pm at North Carolina* #7 Kenan Memorial StadiumChapel Hill, NC ABC[2] W 21–15   61,000[1]
October 20 12:30 pm Vanderbiltdagger #6 Williams-Brice Stadium • Columbia, SC ESPNGP L 6–17   79,212[1]
October 27 7:45 pm at Tennessee #15 Neyland StadiumKnoxville, TN ESPN L 24–27 OT  105,962[1]
November 3 8:00 pm at Arkansas #23 Donald W. Reynolds Razorback StadiumFayetteville, AR ESPN2 L 36–48   70,742[1]
November 10 7:45 pm #17 Florida Williams-Brice Stadium • Columbia, SC ESPN L 31–51   81,215[1]
November 24 7:00 pm #21 Clemson* Williams-Brice Stadium • Columbia, SC (Battle of the Palmetto State) ESPN2 L 21–23   82,410[1]
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll. All times are in Eastern Time.

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