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Spurrier resigns, takes blame for South Carolina's slide

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Steve Spurrier says that he made the decision to resign as South Carolina's head coach because the team was heading in the wrong direction.

He told a news conference Tuesday: "We've slipped. It's my fault. I'm the head coach."

Spurrier was in the middle of his 11th season. The Gamecocks were 2-4 overall and 0-4 in the Southeastern Conference for the first time in Spurrier's career.

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AIR FORCE ACADEMY, Colo. (AP) — Safety Brodie Hicks was a little modest about his big turnover night.

The two interceptions? Fortunate to be in the right place on both. The fumble recovery? Happened to be crawling on the ground and there it was.



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