VIP Room: ESPN GameDay & much more

Welcome to the VIP Room, a comprehensive report brought to you by the staff of designed to take you behind the scenes of South Carolina athletics.

This may very well be the most jam-packed VIP Room full of information that we have put out here on

Excitement surrounds the South Carolina football program with the 4-0 start and No. 6 national ranking. The Gamecocks will take on Georgia next week and, assuming both teams win this weekend, ESPN College Game Day is rumored to be eyeing Columbia as its spot for the traveling tour. Just how real is the possibility that Lee Corso and company are back on the South Carolina campus?

The SEC said when it released the 2012 schedule that it is a one-year fix and things could change dramatically in 2013. Where is the SEC now in terms of releasing next year’s schedule and what will it look like for the Gamecocks? Each school was invited to submit a list of schedule parameters that were important to them. What did South Carolina say was the most important thing when the SEC schedule-makers sat down to create the 2013 slate? What are the chances the SEC adheres to the request made by South Carolina?

Head coach Steve Spurrier has talked all week about how healthy his team is entering the Kentucky game? How true is that statement? Get that up-to-the-second news from Monday’s practice.

Also, there are recruiting tidbits galore. From 2013 commitments and recruits all the way to the top four players in the 2014 class, if you want recruiting scoop, this VIP Room is for you. What’s the latest on Brendan Langley and the Bulldogs? Where do the Gamecocks stand with Kelsey Griffin?

Head basketball coach Frank Martin has his hands full with the 2012-13 team as the group prepares for the start of practice in mid-October. Find out where the Gamecocks are making strides and where the team still needs to improve.

There are a lot more news and notes, including a new hire in the athletic department, notes on future stadium expansion at Williams-Brice, a Gamecock swimmer was selected for the World Games, and even some equestrian notes.

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