10 Gamecocks hold cumulative GPA of 3.75 and above.
25 men's soccer players from South Carolina garner academic honors from C-USA .
Senior defender/forward Mike Mangotic named team MVP.
Game time set for 7 p.m. ET in Winston-Salem, N.C.
2011 C-USA Commissioner's Academic Medal
2012 SEC First-Year Academic Honor Roll
Saw action in all 19 games with six starts on the year ... Tallied two goals and one assist, while posting 16 shots, including six on goal ... Earned the first assist of his career in 2-1 victory vs. High Point (Sept. 18), competing in the Gamecock Classic ... Scored both goals in a 2-0 win vs. NC State (Oct. 18) ... His first tally vs. the Wolfpack came just before halftime, connecting on a cross at the near post, and scoring his second goal just two minutes later on a volley inside the six-yard box ... Posted one shot in NCAA Tournament game vs. Wake Forest (Nov. 17) ... Named to the C-USA Academic Honor Roll ... Also received the C-USA Commissioner's Academic Medal, which is awarded to student-athletes with a cumulative GPA of 3.75 and above ... Member of the SEC First-Year Academic Honor Roll.
2011 ESPN Rise First-Team Spring All-American ... 2011 Georgia Boys Gatorade Player of the Year ... Adidas ESP Participant ... Northwest Georgia High School Player of the Year - 2010, 2011 ... All-Area (2008, 2009, 2010, 2011) ... MVP of high school squad (2008, 2009, 2010) ... Led high school team in scoring 2008-10 ... Plays club soccer in the U.S. Soccer Academy for Concorde Fire Elite and coach Greg Blasingame ... Leading scorer for U.S. Soccer Academy Club team Concorde Fire Elite in 2011 ... Helped lead club team to U.S. Soccer Academy national finals in 2010 ... National Honor Society.
Son of Greg and Amanda Davidson; has one brother, Hunt (22) and one sister, Katie (24) ... Brother, Hunt, played college soccer at Covenant College, where he earned 2010 Division III Academic All-America and all-conference honors as a senior ... A business major.