The Georgia Bulldogs (1-0) open the SEC portion of their schedule Saturday against the South Carolina Gamecocks (1-0) at Williams-Brice Stadium in Columbia.
UGA will be playing their second straight game without A.J. Green, who has been suspended by the NCAA for four games. Georgia is appealing the decision, but it will likely not affect Green’s status for this game.
Georgia is coming off of a 55-7 victory over the Louisiana Ragin’ Cajuns, while South Carolina beat the Southern Miss Golden Eagles 41-13. The game will be televised by ESPN2 at 12:00 p.m. ET.
Inside the numbers
- Georgia holds a 46-14-2 overall series lead against South Carolina.
- Mark Richt is 4-2 against Steve Spurrier (0-1 vs. Florida; 4-1 vs. S. Carolina)
- Mark Richt is 33-6 in an opponent’s stadium (4-0 in Columbia).
- The Gamecocks are 35-28 under Steve Spurrier.
- Georgia is 8-3 against South Carolina in the past 11 games.