Steve Spurrier has done wonders for the South Carolina football program.
He's built a consistent winner on and off the field with the recent success in the SEC, and he's brought in higher quality recruits to compete on a national level.
But success didn't come over night like Steve Spurrier had hoped for.
There were a few seasons of mediocrity for the Head Ball Coach who questioned whether or not he could get the job done after the Outback Bowl following the 2008 season. It's a good thing Spurrier held out for the Gamecocks, as the resurgence of the football program began turning around the following year.
Fast forward. South Carolina is coming off a strong 2011 season with hopes of having an even better year in 2012. However, there could be a chance that South Carolina struggles this year thanks to a tough schedule in SEC play.
What could a poor season do for Coach Spurrier's future at South Carolina? Here are a few ideas.