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"What Channel is the Game On?" Georgia Edition

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Thumbnail image for ESPN logo.jpgOur weekly "what channel is the game on?" post returns as the No. 6 Gamecocks prepare for an SEC showdown with No. 5 Georgia on Saturday! The Gamecocks are 5-0 overall and 3-0 in the SEC after a 38-17 victory over Kentucky last Saturday.

The game is SOLD OUT so we know a lot of fans will be tuned in at home. Every week we'll bring you this post to try to help out those in Gamecock Country who can't make it to the game in person.

The Gamecocks will take on Georgia on Saturday, October 6, airing nationally on ESPN at 7 p.m. ET. ESPN's Brent Musburger, Kirk Herbstreit, and Heather Cox will call the action for the broadcast.

The game will also be available nationwide online streaming on or the WatchESPN app.  WatchESPN is available free to fans with video subscriptions through Time Warner Cable, Verizon, Brighthouse and Comcast. Note, this is different from last season. This year games on ESPN, ESPN2 and ESPNU will only be on WatchESPN and not Saturday's game is not available on

South Carolina is also the host location this week for ESPN's College GameDay show. The show will air live from the historic Horseshoe on campus from 9-10 a.m. on ESPNU and from 10 a.m.- Noon on ESPN.

Game Information:
Who: #6 South Carolina vs. #5 Georgia
When: Saturday, October 6, 2012, at 7 p.m. ET
Where: Williams-Brice Stadium
Radio: Gamecock IMG Sports Network

While we don't know the exact channel number for every local ESPN channel across the country, we've included below channels within the state of South Carolina. Remember to check your local listings for the actual channel number in your area.

Local Channel Listings for ESPN (leave us a comment if you see a different channel so we can update our list):


Time Warner Cable
Columbia, SC Channel 26 (Digital channel 500, HD channel 1500)
Florence, SC Channel 29
Myrtle Beach, SC Channel 25
Summerville (Charleston), SC Channel 26
DirecTV Channel 206
Dish Channel 140
AT&T Uverse Channel 602
Charter Cable Channel 32


If you miss the original airing of the game or just want to re-watch the game (Who wouldn't? Especially if it's a Carolina win!) catch the re-broadcast of the game with Andy Demetra and Brad Muller on the call on Sunday, October 7, at 8 p.m. on SportSouth following The Steve Spurrier Show at 7:30 p.m. The replay also airs at 1 a.m.

In addition to television, hear from your very own Gamecocks Todd Ellis, Tommy Suggs and Langston Moore on the Gamecock IMG Sports Network radio broadcast. Gamecock football games are available on dozens of affiliates throughout South Carolina (click here for a list). The game is also available via satellite radio (Sirius 91/XM 91).

Fans anywhere in the country can listen to the Gamecock radio broadcast of the game with a premium account on All-Access.

Check out ESPN's promo for the game:

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