With the signing of Steve Spurrier in late 2004, the expectations of deliverance for the usually floundering South Carolina Gamecocks were rampant throughout the SEC. While the first five years weren't all as initially hoped for, it had its share of highlights and huge victories.
It can also be seen as the precursor of Spurrier's last two years, which were his most successful. But in seven seasons he achieved seven major wins, and any Gamecock fan can tell you it’s been a long ride. Here are the seven biggest wins of the Spurrier era in its order