It's never too early to look ahead to the future.
South Carolina is coming off a big victory over the Clemson Tigers to add their 10th win to the record books. This is the second time the Gamecocks have reached the double-digit win plateau.
They still have one game remaining, and that will be a bowl game in January. The possibility of an 11-win season is still out there for South Carolina.
It's been a great year for the Gamecocks and one that will certainly increase the expectations for the 2012 season.
There are several key players to watch for the 2012 season, and the next few slides will give you an idea of who might help keep the Gamecocks near the top of the SEC next season.