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The GoGamecocks Podcast: What to make of Ryan Hilinski’s debut performance?

As South Carolina football put the finishing touches on a 72-10 demolishing of Charleston Southern this past Saturday, observers were already starting to debate — are the Gamecocks back on track with true freshman Ryan Hilinski leading the way, or did USC simply beat up on an overmatched FCS opponent that was never going to win in the first place?

On the latest episode of The GoGamecocks Podcast, The State sports writers Greg Hadley and Ben Breiner discuss this topic, the debut of Hilinski, the strong performance of freshman running back Kevin Harris, the looming matchup with Alabama and the other most important stories from this weekend.

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Greg Hadley is the beat writer for South Carolina women’s basketball and baseball for GoGamecocks and The State. He also covers football and recruiting.