Two Wednesdays ago, four-star defensive end Shameik Blackshear was the first South Carolina recruit to officially sign with the Gamecocks . Flash forward two weeks and Blackshear's career in Columbia may be over before even playing a down in Williams-Brice Stadium.
Any hopes of South Carolina somehow knocking off No. 1 Kentucky in Rupp Arena Saturday afternoon were quickly forgotten as the Wildcats pounded South Carolina 77-43.
Few teams in the Southeastern Conference have struggled as mightily as South Carolina, which beat Missouri 65-60 Tuesday night, has thus far.