COLUMBIA, SC (WIS) – The South Carolina
Gamecocks and Tennessee Volunteers will kick off at noon on Saturday,
October 19, the SEC announced today. The game will be televised nationally on
The No. 14/12 Gamecocks are off to a 4-1 start this
season, including a 2-1 mark in the SEC. They will travel to Fayetteville this
weekend for a matchup with the Arkansas Razorbacks (3-3, 0-2 SEC). Tennessee
(3-3, 0-2 SEC) is idle this week.
Tennessee leads the all-time series, 22-7-2, including a
14-2 advantage in Knoxville. South Carolina has won each of the last three
meetings. They had never won back-to-back meetings against the Vols prior to
the current streak. Carolina won by a 38-35 count in Columbia last season and
by a 14-3 margin in 2011, the last time they met in Knoxville.