Kickoff set for 12:21 p.m. on SEC-TV
Kickoff at 7 p.m ET on ESPN2
Garnet & Black Spring Game Set for April 13
Junior offensive lineman... adds experienced depth along the Gamecock front line... listed as a backup at right guard entering the fall... a fixture on special teams... has made one career start.
2013: Redshirt sophomore offensive lineman... played in eight of 13 games... made his first start of his career at Tennessee, replacing the injured Ronald Patrick at right guard... also saw extensive action against Coastal Carolina... a member of the SEC Fall Academic Honor Roll.
2012: Played in 12 of 13 games, primarily on special teams... shared Most Improved Offensive Lineman honors at the 2012 spring game with Brandon Shell.
2011: Redshirted as a true freshman offensive lineman.
HIGH SCHOOL: Graduated from Pace (Fla.) High School in 2011... coached by Mickey Lindsey... considered a three-star prospect by Rivals.com... was a two-star prospect and the nation's 150th-best offensive tackle by Scout.com... two-star prospect according to 247Sports.com... also had offers from FAU, FIU, USF, Southern Miss and UCF.
PERSONAL: William Sport was born September 25, 1992... is a management and marketing major at South Carolina.