Gamecocks to host Phoenix in final exhibition prior to the regular season.
Braeden Troyer and J.P. Rafferty both score twice for Carolina.
Spent the 2011 season as a member of the soccer team at Cal State Northridge ... A team captain at La Jolla High School for coach Steve Jarrin ... Named to the first team All-Western League during prep career and was a member of the Region IV ODP pool ... Adidas ESP ... U-17 USA National Team training camp ... Played club soccer for the San Diego Surf and also the Nomads for coaches Derek Armstrong and Tony Bruce.
Son of Salam and Entisar Mahmood ... Has two sisters, Reem and Heather ... A sociology major at South Carolina.