Will Muschamp announced during his pre-bowl press conference two starters on Carolina’s defense will miss the Belk Bowl.
For the second time in history, Georgia Southern is headed to an NCAA postseason bowl game, and Newberry High grad Shai Werts is a big reason for that.
Carolina quarterbacks coach Dan Werner is familiar with Ole Miss, serving as the offensive coordinator in 2006 and 2007, and the QB’s coach from 2012 to 2016, so a reunion in Oxford wouldn’t be too farfetched.
The Cavaliers, making their first consecutive bowl appearances since 2004-05, were in the thick of the ACC Central race until late season losses. They had conference victories over Miami, Louisville and Duke. But now they say, a win against South Carolina in the Belk Bowl can salvage the season.
Clemson has begun preparations for its College Football Playoff semifinal against Notre Dame at the Cotton Bowl.