South Carolina is set to open the home portion of their schedule at Williams-Brice Stadium when the Navy Midshipmen roll into town this Saturday. The game is set for 6:00 p.m. on ESPN2.
Navy's triple-option offense will be an interesting challenge for the Gamecocks, after their run defense was suspect against the Georgia Bulldogs in Week 2, with Georgia finishing the game with 188 yards and one touchdown.
Two weeks into this young season, Navy is averaging 40 points per game. Navy has only attempted 14 passes in two games, so it's safe to say their eyes will be on running the football. The Midshipmen are averaging 400.5 yards per game running the football and have a total of 801 yards rushing with seven total touchdowns.
The Gamecocks will need to keep their eyes on these four players this weekend: