Collin Hill connected with Shi Smith on an 11-yard touchdown pass on South Carolina’s opening drive to take a 7-0 lead on Ole Miss in Week 11. It was a brief moment of excitement in Oxford for a team that entered the game 2-7 in their last nine road games.
Ole Miss tied the game four minutes later and took the lead their next drive en route to a 59-42, sending the Gamecocks to their 14th loss in their last 20 games. While South Carolina’s offense set season-highs in several offensive areas, including points, rushing yards, and total yards, it was another miserable road trip for Will Muschamp’s program…and more miserable than we initially thought
Jessica Jackson is South Carolina’s Director of On-Campus Recruiting. She didn’t elaborate on the allegations, nor did any other South Carolina staffers make similar allegations. She did, however, reply to a tweet, saying “The players were very respectful and the stadium staff was top notch.” As of Sunday morning, Ole Miss has not responded to the allegations, nor have they returned a request to HERO Sports for comment.
South Carolina returns to Columbia in Week 12 to host Missouri in their third-to-last regular-season game, while Ole Miss is scheduled to visit Texas A&M in Week 12.
Andrew Doughty hosts the High Motor podcast and covers college football and college basketball for HERO Sports. A Kansas (B.S. Sport Management) and Memphis grad (M.A. Journalism), Andrew is also a Junior Writer for Sports Illustrated and has published work on SB Nation and Bleacher Report.