looks to end drought in Columbia
ATHENS, Ga. (AP) — Georgia’s Michael Bennett was taken aback when he heard the stat.
While the sixth-ranked Bulldogs are one of the nation’s most dynamic offensive teams, they haven’t scored more than 20 points at South Carolina in two decades.
Yep, the last time was 1994 — when Bennett was just 2 years old.
“Wow,” the senior receiver said. “I didn’t know that. Geez, that might just be a lack of focus. We’ve let the atmosphere get the best of us. I know that’s what happened in 2012.”
Two years ago, Georgia (1-0) was blown out by the Gamecocks, going down 21-0 in the first quarter on the way to a 35-7 loss. The Bulldogs still have “Sandstorm” — South Car-