I arrived for the 6 p.m. game at 3 p.m.
Waited in the freezing cold surrounded only by the Garnet Army and a thin blanket.
Ran in to stake out the perfect spot to watch the game…and get serious face time.
Got serious face time.
Cheered on the Gamecocks with thousands of others.
Sat front row. Got free food. Got on the smile cam. Talked to the players. Saw the football recruits. Laughed at Garcia in his garnet blazer. Waved and received a wave in return from both Marcus Lattimore and Sam Muldrow.
Boom. Best game ever.
We even played better than anyone expected. I mean, what more could you ask for?! Besides a win, of course. I’m not an idiot. But, whatever. Galloway, Muldrow, Jackson and the rest of the team made a serious dent on those
When Knight was out, we rejoiced. And others followed suit after him. But maybe it was too little too late for the Gamecocks, who seemed to drag after the first half. Here’s a hint,
But what was pretty? The halftime “show” where Spurrier pumped up the entire crowd with his motivational and surely practiced speech. And if you glanced to the top of the arena, wayyyy at the tippy top, you could see the 2011 football potentials. Clowney was present. (!!!!!!!!!!!!!)
So today, we can smile in remembrance of last year’s