There are 15 weeks remaining earlier than South Carolina soccer debuts for 2022, however an early level unfold has already began to flow into for that first sport.
The Gamecocks are favored by 11 factors of their season opener towards the Georgia State Panthers, in response to sportsbetting.ag. The sport will likely be held Sept. 3 at Williams-Brice Stadium, with time and TV particulars anticipated to be introduced this coming week.
The Gamecocks are 19-3 of their final 22 season openers and defeated Eastern Illinois 46-0 in final 12 months’s first sport, the primary of Shane Beamer’s profession at South Carolina.
Georgia State has tasted success towards SEC opponents earlier than, upsetting Tennessee in 2019 and conserving it shut with Auburn regardless of a loss in 2021.
Georgia State went 8-5 in 2021 with a Camellia Bowl win over Ball State. South Carolina outperformed preseason expectations in 2021, slated by many within the preseason to win three or 4 video games and ending the 12 months 7-6 with a Duke’s Mayo Bowl win over North Carolina.
Storylines for South Carolina’s first sport will likely be wealthy. Georgia State head coach Shawn Elliott spent seven seasons at USC earlier than heading to the Panthers’ Sun Belt program. He labored as a co-offensive coordinator and offensive line coach beneath Will Muschamp and Steve Spurrier, taking on in 2015 as interim head coach after Spurrier’s departure.
The Gamecocks may also see the on-field debut of former Oklahoma quarterback Spencer Rattler, in addition to fellow former sooner Austin Stogner and switch portal additions that embody former Wake Forest working again Christian Beal-Smith and standout James Madison receiver Antwane “Juice” Wells.
South Carolina 2022 soccer schedule
- Sept. 3: vs. Georgia State
- Sept. 10: at Arkansas
- Sept. 17: vs. Georgia
- Sept. 24: vs. Charlotte
- Oct. 1: vs. South Carolina State
- Oct. 8: at Kentucky
- Oct. 22: vs. Texas A&M
- Oct. 29: vs. Missouri
- Nov. 5: at Vanderbilt
- Nov. 12: at Florida
- Nov. 19: vs. Tennessee
- Nov. 26: at Clemson