24 point underdog Gamecocks shock #3 ranked Bulldogs in Athens

24 point underdog Gamecocks shock #3 ranked Bulldogs in Athens
South Carolina head coach Will Muschamp meets with Georgia head coach and former teammate Kirby Smart before the Gamecocks took on the Bulldogs at Williams-Brice Stadium on October 9, 2016. (Source: WIS)

COLUMBIA, SC (WMBF) - Will Muschamp has his signature SEC win.

The Gamecocks stunned #3 ranked Georgia Bulldogs in overtime Saturday, winning by a final score of 20-17.

Parker White nailed the 24-yard FG in 2OT to put USC ahead after a tough miss in the first OT period. Starter Ryan Hilinski was knocked out of the game in the 3rd quarter after taking a late hit to the knee.

This was UofSC’s first win over an AP top 5 team since 2010 (beat #1 Alabama).

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