Spring Practice Report Number 11
Wednesday's Practice Report
Kickoff set for 12:21 p.m. on SEC-TV
Kickoff at 7 p.m ET on ESPN2
One of the biggest players on the team at 6-9 and 303 pounds... listed as the second team left tackle entering the spring behind Corey Robinson... made his only career start as a tight end... is also a special teams contributor.
2013: Redshirt freshman... plays both offensive tackle (No. 74) and tight end (No. 83)... saw action in every game... made his first career start, playing tight end, against Vanderbilt... considered the Most Improved offensive lineman in the spring.
2012: Redshirted as a true freshman.
HIGH SCHOOL: played for the Chapin (S.C.) Eagles... competed for just one season on the offensive line... was the state 3A champion in the shot put as a junior... was a two-star prospect by Rivals.com... rated a three-star prospect and the nation's 102nd-best offensive tackle by Scout.com... a two-star recruit, the 146th-best offensive tackle and the 32nd-best player in the state according to ESPN.com... considered the 35th-best prospect in South Carolina, the 145th-best offensive tackle in the country and a two-star recruit by 247Sports.com.
PERSONAL: Mason Zandi was born July 26, 1994.... is a business administration major at South Carolina.