Welcome to Bulldawg Illustrated’s Game Day Thread for the No. 3 Georgia vs. No. 24 South Carolina game. This is week two for the 2018 football season as the Bulldogs take on the Gamecocks. We have your game day info, where to watch or listen to the game, college football scores, and a live chat! Tune in here for great insight on Georgia and South Carolina.
Game Day Information & Timeline
Match-up: #3 Georgia (1-0) vs. South Carolina (1-0)
Date: Saturday, September 8, 2018
Location: William Brice Stadium, Columbia, South Carolina
Last Season Stats:
3:30 PM ET: Kickoff
T.V./ Radio Info
CHANNEL: CBS @ 3:30 PM
LIVE STREAM: GEORGIA DOGS
Play-by-Play: Brad Nessler
Color Analyst: Gary Danielson
Sideline: Jami Erdahl
*** The SEC Nation will be in Columbia, South Carolina this weekend airing live from 10 A.M. to 12 P.M.
BULLDOG NETWORK STATIONS:
WSB AM 750 & WSB FM 95.5 (Atlanta, GA)
WGAU AM 1340 & WNGC FM 106.1 (Athens, GA)
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BULLDOG NETWORK RADIO ANNOUNCERS:
Play-by-play: Scott Howard
Color Analyst: Eric Zeier
Sideline: Chuck Dowdle
GEORGIA vs. SOUTH CAROLINA MATCHUP
Georgia leads the Gamecocks in the all-time series 50-18-2. The first-ever game between these two was in 1894. The Bulldogs have won the last three meetings. In 2014, USC defeated UGA 38-35 in Columbia. Georgia defeated the Bulldogs crushed the Gamecocks 52-20 in 2015. That was the game that then starting quarterback, Greyson Lambert set an NCAA record. He completed 24-25 for 330 yards and three touchdowns. His completion percentage was 96 percent.
The last trip to Columbia in 2016 ended with a 28-14 Georgia win. This game was postponed to that Sunday because of Hurricane Matthew. Georgia played in its first-ever regular season game on a Sunday. The Bulldogs rushed for 326 yards. Sony Michel ran for 133, Nick Chubb ran for 121 and Brian Herrien rounded it out with 82 yards. Georgia’s defense posted five sacks and forced three turnovers.
Last season Georgia rolled over South Carolina 24-10. The Bulldogs improved its record to 9-0 after this win and continued onto win the SEC Championship and eventually play in the National Championship. Jake Fromm went 16-22 for 196 yards and two touchdowns. Chubb carried the ball for 102 yards on 20 carries. The game played in November and was only the second times it happened that late in the season. The first time was in 1939 on November 18 where Georgia won 33-7.
*Special thanks to georgiadogs.com for the information on the matchup*