In a quick “year in review” piece in ESPN about the Old Ball Coach and how South Carolina’s season fell apart, there’s a point made that ought to temper the enthusiasm for next year (woo hoo! new assistant coaches will fix everything!):
… Here’s something else to consider: The five-game stretch that led to South Carolina’s undoing this season is the same next season … with one notable exception.
Cross out Vanderbilt and insert LSU.