The Spurs Up Show

The Spurs Up Show

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The best Gamecocks podcast on the internet.


Florida Recap, Baseball Update and More + Phillip Dukes
Oct 21 • 83 min
Chris breaks down the Gamecocks 38-27 loss to Florida including Ryan Hilinski, the referee’s incompetence, where the season goes from here and more. Plus, Chris gives an update on Carolina’s baseball scrimmage against Georgia Tech Sunday and how the team…
Florida Preview + Alex McGrath
Oct 17 • 96 min
Can South Carolina knock off Top 10 teams in back to back weeks? Chris breaks down the Gamecocks upcoming game against the Florida Gators including top storylines, key match-ups, keys to the game, his prediction and much more. Plus, some major…
UGA Recap, The “Sacred” Hedges and More
Oct 14 • 50 min
Chris breaks down the Gamecocks 20-17 double overtime win over the Georgia Bulldogs including Israel Mukuamu, Javon Kinlaw, Will Muschamp, impact on the 2019 season, tearing apart the hedges, defensive domination, Ryan Hilinski, Day Joyner and more. Plus,…
UGA Preview + Robert Beary
Oct 9 • 118 min
To Hell With Georgia. Chris breaks down the Gamecocks road trip to Athens including top storylines, keys to the game, key match-ups, prediction and much more. Plus, former Gamecocks catcher Robert Beary joins the show (41:35-1:58:22) to chat about his…
Major Announcement, “Bye Week Blues” And More + Derek “Squeaky” Watson
Oct 3 • 86 min
Chris goes over some housekeeping items including arguably the biggest announcement in the history of The Spurs Up Show. Also, he discusses what South Carolina needs to work on during the bye week, Frank Martin’s presser, the advantages of UGA being a…
Kentucky Recap
Sep 30 • 56 min
Chris gives his takeaways from the Gamecocks 24-7 win over Kentucky including gamely atmosphere, fan support, running game, Ryan Hilinski, Javon Kinlaw, the defense’s dominance and more. Plus, he takes your listener questions and voicemails.Support the…
Kentucky Preview + Tori Gurley
Sep 26 • 108 min
Chris breaks down the Gamecocks upcoming showdown with Kentucky including top storylines, key match-ups, keys to the game, prediction and more. Plus, news and notes including Jamyest Williams deciding to transfer, USC’s future schedule and more. Finally,…
Missouri Recap + Brandon Bennett
Sep 23 • 122 min
Chris breaks down the Gamecocks 34-14 loss to the Missouri Tigers. Where does this USC program go from here? Also, Chris touches on The State newspaper and just how irresponsible their headline regarding Ryan Hilinski was. Finally, former Gamecocks…
Missouri Preview + Hockey Coach Allan Sirois
Sep 19 • 64 min
“The Battle For The Mayor’s Cup” is upon us. Chris breaks down the Gamecocks road trip to CoMo including biggest storylines, key match-ups, keys to the game, prediction and more. Plus, some big announcements including a TSUS “Watch Party”, brand new daily…
Alabama Recap + Ulric Jones
Sep 16 • 117 min
Chris breaks down the Gamecocks 47-23 loss to the Alabama Crimson Tide including what went right, what went wrong, positives & negatives and what USC can take away from this loss moving forward. Plus, former Gamecocks defensive lineman Ulric Jones joins…
Alabama Preview + Na’Shan Goddard
Sep 12 • 88 min
Chris breaks down the Gamecocks upcoming match-up against Alabama including storylines, key match-ups, keys to the game and more. He also gives his prediction for Saturday’s game and what South Carolina must do to pull the monumental upset. Also, your…
Charleston Southern Recap, Major Announcements And More
Sep 9 • 69 min
Chris gives a full breakdown of the Gamecocks 72-10 win over Charleston Southern including Ryan Hilinski’s performance, setting the school record for offensive yards, improved defensive play, what it means for the 2019 season and more. Plus, some…
Charleston Southern Preview, Forever To Three And More + Rod Trafford
Sep 5 • 145 min
Chris previews the Gamecocks upcoming game against Charleston Southern including top storylines, key match-ups, keys to the game, prediction and more. He also breaks down the news of Jake Bentley’s injury, Ryan Hilinski taking over as USC starting QB and…
UNC Recap, #FireMuschamp And More + Bobby Haney
Sep 2 • 103 min
Chris breaks down the Gamecocks embarrassing 24-20 loss to UNC, what needs to change, Will Muschamp, Jake Bentley and more. Plus, a ton of listener questions and voicemails as fans react to Saturday’s loss. Finally, former Gamecocks SS Bobby Haney joins…
UNC Preview, Depth Chart Takeaways, SEC Gambling Picks + Andy Boyd
Aug 29 • 113 min
Game day is finally here. Chris breaks down the Gamecocks game against the Tar Heels including top storylines, key match-ups, keys to the game, prediction and more. Plus, Chris breaks down South Carolina’s two deep depth chart and gives his thoughts on…
It’s Game Week, Program Expectations and More + Tim “Pops” Frisby
Aug 26 • 64 min
After a long off-season, game week is finally here. Chris gives his brief thoughts on Florida-Miami, the off-season finally coming to a close and more. Plus, what should the expectations be for South Carolina football on a yearly basis? Chris gives his…
“Behind The Beak”, QB2 And More + Michael Scarnecchia
Aug 22 • 71 min
The first ever episode of The Spurs Up Show featuring the video component is HERE. Chris goes through some major announcements including video addition, first ever live show, content changes, new VLOG and more. Also, Chris gives his thoughts on Ryan…
Shaw/Tonka Commit, Kiel’s Injury, More Pre-Season Lists + Nathan Pepper
Aug 19 • 74 min
Chris starts the show by breaking down the Gamecocks picking up two big time commits last Thursday afternoon in three start TE Eric Shaw and four star DT Tonka Hemingway. Why is South Carolina’s success recruiting in state so important to the future…
Season Sleepers, Recruiting News and More + Hunter Taylor
Aug 15 • 61 min
Who are the guys that nobody is talking about who will have breakout years for the Gamecocks? Plus, Chris gives his thoughts on a few USC prospects and their upcoming decisions on where to play college football. Also, news and notes including “BLACK…
Tank, Tonka and More + Ace Sanders
Aug 12 • 94 min
Chris breaks down Tank’s decision to commit to Auburn, Tonka Hemingway’s upcoming announcement, importance of landing Jordan Burch and more. Plus, Chris breaks down Xavier Legette and why Jake Bentley’s comments from over the weekend should give fans a…
Business/Life Updates + Corey Bridges
Aug 8 • 97 min
Chris gives major updates regarding TSUS including a new sponsor, the move to Columbia, new plans for content and more. Also, Chris breaks down the Gamecocks 2020 football schedule, Lavonte Valentine transferring, Devonte Davis injury and more. Finally,…
Early Camp Impressions, Tank Bigsby Update and More + Jacob August
Aug 5 • 85 min
Tank Bigsby reveals his announcement date and Chris breaks down USC’s chances, why he feels better than most and his prediction for where the coveted running back prospect lands. Also, early impressions from fall camp including Muschamp’s opening presser,…
Fall Camp Preview + Jimmy Legree
Aug 1 • 89 min
The Gamecocks are hitting the practice field as fall practice begins Friday. Chris breaks down the start of fall camp including top storylines, position battles to watch and more. Also, your listener questions including Tank Bigsby, running back…
2019 Special Teams Preview, Tavien Feaster + Brandon Wallace
Jul 29 • 65 min
Chris wraps up the “Season Preview Series” by breaking down the Gamecocks SPECIAL TEAMS heading into 2019. Top storylines include Deebo Samuel’s departure, Bryan Edwards’ hold on the punt returner job, top candidates for KOR, Parker White’s progression,…
2019 Defense Preview + Corey Miller
Jul 25 • 98 min
Part two of the “Season Preview Series” is officially here as Chris breaks down the Gamecocks DEFENSE heading into the 2019 season. Top storylines include beating the injury bug, Javon Kinlaw’s ceiling, why Chris is fired up about this group, linebacking…
2019 Offense Preview + Travian Robertson
Jul 22 • 140 min
We begin the TSUS “Season Preview Series” as Chris takes a deep dive into the Gamecocks offense heading into 2019. Top storylines include Bryan McClendon, Jake Bentley’s legacy, replacing Deebo Samuel, OrTre is BACK, running game woes, Eric Wolford’s…
SEC Media Days Recap + Corey Jenkins
Jul 18 • 86 min
Chris breaks down the Gamecocks trip to Hoover for SEC Media Days. Hear about everything head coach Will Muschamp had to say including the 2019 schedule, protecting the football, “leave no doubt”, seniors on defense and more. Also, Chris takes your…
SEC Media Days Preview + Adrian Morales
Jul 15 • 129 min
Welcome to talkin’ season. Chris gives a full preview of SEC Media Days in Hoover including his top questions for Will Muschamp, the Jake Bentley disrespect in the pre-season, TJ Brunson’s role as a leader on defense and more. He also goes into details on…
Game By Game Predictions Part Two ft. Brad Crawford of 247Sports + Del Wilkes
Jul 11 • 143 min
Part two of the most in depth Gamecocks season preview/breakdown you’ll hear is officially here. Chris and Brad pick up where they left off Monday, breaking down the last six weeks of South Carolina’s 2019 football season including massive road trip to…
Game By Game Predictions Part One ft. Brad Crawford of 247Sports + Ko Simpson
Jul 8 • 130 min
Part one of the most in depth Gamecocks season preview/breakdown you’ll hear is officially here. Chris is joined by Brad Crawford of 247Sports to break down the first six weeks of South Carolina’s 2019 season. The guys also discuss most important game…
Jake Bentley, Whit’s An All-Star, Recruiting News & Notes + Weslye Saunders
Jul 3 • 82 min
Chris breaks down Jake Bentley showing out at the Manning Passing Academy, Whit Merrifield makes the MLB All-Star Game, another DB commit, recruiting news and notes, your listener questions and more. Plus, former Gamecocks TE Weslye Saunders joins the…
Who Is The Most Underrated Gamecock Of All Time? + Ryan Brewer
Jun 26 • 94 min
Today’s topic of conversation centers around one question: who is the most underrated Gamecock of all time? Chris airs your responses and gives his take on who he thinks has been most overlooked by the USC community. Also, we’ve got a ton of recruiting…
Who Is The Greatest Gamecock Of All Time? + Joey Pankake
Jun 19 • 75 min
Today’s topic of conversation centers around one question: who is the greatest Gamecock of all time? Chris shares your voicemails, tweets and responses as well as gives his opinion on who the distinguished honor should belong to. Also, Ridge Chapman signs…
Pre-Season Accolades, “Osama Bin Dabo” and More + Steve Taneyhill
Jun 14 • 73 min
Chris breaks down Phil Steele’s Pre-Season All-SEC and All-American teams. Who got snubbed? What do the pre-season accolades really mean? He also dives into Dabo Swinney’s latest stupid comments, comparing himself to one of the most horrible human beings…
Huge #SpursUp Weekend, Seventh Woods and More + Wesley Bryan
Jun 11 • 71 min
Chris breaks down a massive recruiting weekend for the Gamecocks, including everything you need to know about all five commits from the weekend. Seventh Woods is officially a Gamecock. Why fans should be excited about the major potential plus what it…
Jordan Burch Saga, MLB Draft + Q&A Session
Jun 6 • 13 min
Chris breaks down the new number one overall recruit in the country, five Gamecocks being selected in the MLB Draft and more. Plus, Chris spends the majority of the episode taking listener questions including 2020 recruiting, Clemson fans, baseball staff…
Recruiting Weekend Recap, Alcohol Sales At USC? and More + Bobby Haney
Jun 3 • 94 min
Chris breaks down a massive recruiting weekend for South Carolina including a big time OL commit, Tank on a tank, Da’Qon Stewart’s photo, Jordan Burch crystal ball, Myles Murphy names his leader and more. Also, Chris breaks down the SEC’s decision to lift…
Marshawn Lloyd Commits, Massive Recruiting Weekend, AJ Lawson Returns + Phil Petty
May 30 • 91 min
Absolutely PACKED episode that focuses mainly on recruiting. Chris breaks down the commitment of 2020 5 star running back Marshawn Lloyd and what it means for the future at that position. Also, a deep dive into the 2020 recruiting class, where the…
My Day Caddying For Will Muschamp + Adam Hill
May 27 • 61 min
Chris breaks down his day on the golf course with Gamecocks head football coach Will Muschamp. What are his thoughts on grad transfers in CFB? Did they get to talk any South Carolina football? What’s it like coaching against your alma mater? What are the…
Yardcocks Season Ends, Athlon Pre-Season Magazine + Anthony Wright
May 23 • 112 min
Chris breaks down the Gamecocks loss to LSU in the SEC Tournament and gives his thoughts on the 2019 season as a whole. He also discusses what Mark Kingston and company need to focus on this off-season as the look to bounce back next spring. There are…
SEC Tournament Preview, Frank Martin Gets Big Time Grad Transfer and More + Chaz Sutton
May 20 • 88 min
The Gamecocks are going to Hoover! Chris breaks down South Carolina making the SEC Tournament and realistic chances of making a deep run. Frank Martin and company get just what the doctor ordered in big bodied grad transfer Micaiah Henry. Can he fill the…
Mississippi State Series Preview, Is Will Muschamp On The Hot Seat?, Recruiting News + John Abraham
May 16 • 98 min
Chris breaks down this weekend’s series in Starkville and the Gamecocks realistic chances of making it to Hoover. Can South Carolina find a way to steal a game from the Bulldogs? Why Will Muschamp absolutely is not and should not be on the hot seat.…
Lax Wins The Natty, Kentucky Series Recap and More + Lax HC James Harkey
May 13 • 62 min
The Gamecocks are the 2019 Division I MCLA National Champions. Chris breaks down the lacrosse teams run in Salt Lake City and bringing the hardware back to Columbia. On the baseball diamond, SC FINALLY wins a SEC series. Chris breaks down what it means…
Lax Headed To The Natty, Kentucky Series Preview, Major Football News Day + Ed Marinaro
May 10 • 88 min
Chris begins the episode by recognizing the Gamecocks lacrosse team as they beat the Chapman Panthers to advance to the Division I National Championship. Kentucky comes to town as Carolina baseball looks to pick up a big series win as they fight for a…
Vandy Series Recap, Fan Perspective and More + Andy Boyd
May 7 • 117 min
Chris breaks down yet another series loss, this time at the hands of the Vanderbilt Commodores. As the Gamecocks find themselves in dead last in the SEC, what are the realistic possibilities at this point in making the SEC Tournament in Hoover. Chris also…
Vandy Series Preview, Chapman Transfers, Football Talk + Rory “Busta” Anderson
May 2 • 91 min
Chris breaks down the Gamecocks upcoming weekend series against the Dores and gives his thoughts on USC chances of picking up their first series win. He also tackles an array of topics including Logan Chapman transferring, Ray Tanner’s extension,…
Mizzou Series Recap, NFL Draft, Ray Tanner’s Future + Troy Williamson
Apr 29 • 60 min
Chris is back breaking down Gamecocks being swept in CoMo, NFL Draft picks, Clemson scandal, importance of 2019-2020 athletic year for Ray Tanner and more. Plus, former Gamecocks wide receiver Troy Williamson joins the show (29:34-1:00:41) for a quick…
Texas A&M Series Recap + T.J. Gurley
Apr 22 • 83 min
Chris breaks down South Carolina’s series loss to the Aggies and chats about the current state of Carolina baseball. What are this team’s real issues? What has been worse, pitching or hitting? Will South Carolina make it to Hoover? Also, Chris answers a…
Texas A&M Series Preview, Lawson Declares Plus Where Does Jake Bentley Rank Among SEC QBs?
Apr 18 • 43 min
Chris breaks down the upcoming weekend series against the Aggies as South Carolina looks for its first conference series win of the season. After beating UNC Tuesday night, can the Gamecocks carry momentum into the weekend? Is there still a path to the…
Florida Series Recap, Frank Martin Turns Down Cincy + Christian Walker
Apr 15 • 82 min
The Gamecocks drop two of three in Gainesville to fall to 4-11 in the SEC. Where does the season go from here? What can fans take away from what has been a disastrous run through conference play? Also, Chris discusses Frank Martin rumors coming and going…
Major Announcements, Spring Game Recap and Yardcocks Intervention + Phil Disher
Apr 10 • 80 min
Chris comes solo to give a series of major announcements in regards to the future of TSUS and the podcast as a whole. Also, he breaks down the Gamecocks Garnet & Black spring game including biggest takeaways, standouts from Saturday’s game and more. Chris…
Yardcocks Struggle, Spring Football Talk and More + Elliott Fry
Mar 27 • 123 min
South Carolina has now lost six of its last eight games as Chris and Thom try to break down USC’s struggles on the diamond. What needs to change? Is it too early to hit the panic button? The guys also discuss Frank Martin’s comments from his season ending…
THE DAILY CROW | Why every outing for freshman LHP Dylan Harley is pivotal to the Gamecocks 2019 season
Mar 26 • 5 min
Chris breaks down tonight’s starter, freshman LHP Dylan Harley, and why increased innings and experience will pay dividends for this South Carolina Gamecocks pitching staff.Support the show Support this podcast at —…
THE DAILY CROW | After losing two of three in Knoxville, what must change moving forward for Gamecocks baseball?
Mar 25 • 9 min
Chris breaks down South Carolina’s series loss to Tennessee and what he believes needs to change moving forward as USC tries to bounce back facing a brutal SEC gauntlet.Support the show Support this podcast at —…
THE DAILY CROW | Is it too early to call this weekend’s series in Knoxville a “must-win”?
Mar 21 • 12 min
Chris breaks down this weekend’s series as the Gamecocks look for their first SEC win of the 2019 season.Support the show Support this podcast at — https://app.redcircle.com/shows/77a29a04-a130-4757-95b5-943eb96d3656/donations
Frank Martin, Yardcocks Get Swept and More + Carlos Powell
Mar 20 • 98 min
South Carolina’s basketball season is officially over and Chris and Thom try to make sense of the direction of the program moving forward. The two chat about Frank Martin and his future as Gamecocks head coach. Also, the guys break down the weekend sweep…
THE DAILY CROW | Is next season “tournament or bust” for Gamecocks HC Frank Martin?
Mar 19 • 17 min
Chris discusses the future of the South Carolina basketball program and what expectations should be for Frank Martin and company.Support the show Support this podcast at — https://app.redcircle.com/shows/77a29a04-a130-4757-95b5-943eb96d3656/donations
THE DAILY CROW | Gamecocks learn what “big boy baseball” is all about in weekend sweep
Mar 18 • 15 min
Chris breaks down the Gamecocks getting swept by Georgia including TSUS series MVP, what went right, what went wrong, key takeaways and more.Support the show Support this podcast at —…
SEC Tournament Preview, Yardcocks Begin SEC Play + Braden Webb
Mar 13 • 89 min
Chris goes solo this week to preview Gamecocks basketball, the upcoming SEC series with UGA and more. We also sit down and chat with former Gamecocks RHP Braden Webb about what led him to USC, facing adversity, relationship with Chad Holbrook, Twitter…
Carolina Wins Rivalry Series, MBB Fight For Post-Season Play + Drew Crisp
Mar 6 • 127 min
Chris breaks down the Gamecocks big series win over Clemson and reflects on his time over the weekend traveling to all three venues. Thom breaks talks QB1 camp from last Friday as Stephen Garcia, Perry Orth and the guys hosted a ton of young high school…
Football Is BACK, MBB Roundup, Clemson Series Preview + Bryson Allen-Williams
Feb 27 • 106 min
The boys are BACK and have a ton to chat about on this week’s episode. The guys discuss South Carolina basketball’s two game losing streak and what it means for their NCAA Tournament chances. Also, football is finally BACK. Chris and Thom preview spring…
MBB Gets Two Huge Wins, Yardcocks Recap and More + Pat Dimarco
Feb 20 • 99 min
We’re back with another jam packed episode of The Spurs Up Show. Chris breaks down South Carolina basketball getting two huge wins, including beating Ole Miss to secure the #4 spot in the SEC standings. Also, Chris breaks down Gamecocks baseball opening…
2019 Carolina Baseball Preview + Blake Cooper, Mark Kingston
Feb 13 • 125 min
Baseball season is FINALLY here. Chris and Thom preview the Gamecocks upcoming season and what South Carolina must do to make it back to Omaha. The guys talk hitting, pitching, give their projected lineups, biggest questions to be answered and predictions…
#NSD19, Court Cocks and More + Duane Notice
Feb 6 • 109 min
The guys are back for a jam packed episode. Thom’s Patriots won ANOTHER ring and thankfully a former Gamecock had a major impact. The guys break down National Signing Day, including the prospects of signing USC’s two main remaining targets in DB Jammie…
MBB Roundup, Recruiting Tidbits and More + Scott Wingo
Jan 30 • 120 min
Chris and Thom touch on the Gamecocks back to back losses on the hardwood, including a disappointing 22 loss to the #1 ranked Tennessee Volunteers. The guys also discuss recruiting including Will Rogers commitment, Cam Smith moving up and an early look…
Welcome To The Chris Silva Show + Regan Freeman of French Drinking Ticket
Jan 23 • 80 min
The guys are back breaking down Thom’s Pats heading to the Super Bowl, Chris Silva’s double-double in Carolina’s home upset win over Auburn, Ty’son transferring, Shilo Sanders commits, John Scott Jr. hired as defensive line coach and more. Plus, Thom sits…
MBB Keeps Rolling, Thomas Brown Hired and UofSC + Michael Scarnecchia
Jan 16 • 95 min
Chris and Thom break down the Gamecocks 3-0 start in SEC play, new running backs coach Thomas Brown, candidates for defensive line coach, the UofSC vs. USC logo debate and more. Plus, Michael Scarnecchia joins us in an exclusive interview to chat about…
Coaching Rumors, Buzzer Beaters and “Insiders” + Moe Brown
Jan 9 • 121 min
The guys are back in a jam packed episode. Chris and Thom start by breaking down the 2019 National Championship game and what Clemson winning another title means for the Gamecocks moving forward. They break down rumors of Thomas Brown being named running…
Belk Bowl Recap + Tim “Pops” Frisby
Jan 2 • 88 min
Chris and Thom recap the Gamecocks 28-0 loss to UVA in the Belk Bowl. Why finding a number one running back will be so important going into 2019. Why fans should be encouraged by the performance of the USC defense. Where does Jake Bentley go from here?…
Belk Bowl Preview + Eric Norwood
Dec 26, 2018 • 93 min
The guys are back breaking down the Gamecocks upcoming bowl game against the Virginia Cavaliers. How will South Carolina fare without Deebo Samuel? What does the return of Bryson Allen-Williams and Jaycee Horn mean for the USC defense? Chris and Thom also…
Thom Gets A New Mic, National Signing Day Recap Plus Former Gamecocks RB Cory Boyd
Dec 19, 2018 • 97 min
The guys are BACK, including Thomas Floyd who is sounding better than ever with a new microphone (finally). Chris and Thom break everything down from National Signing Day. Who are the bonafide studs of this years class? Sleepers? Why fans should be…
Syvelle Newton
Dec 12, 2018 • 68 min
In an exclusive “interview-only” episode, former legendary Gamecock athlete Syvelle Newton sits down to chat about why he chose to come to USC, playing for two HOF coaches, position changes, battling adversity plus much more.Support the show Support this…
Akron Recap, Post-Season Awards Show + Former Gamecocks QB Perry Orth
Dec 5, 2018 • 138 min
The 2018 football regular season is OFFICIALLY in the books and Chris and Thom are here to break it all down. The guys start by looking back at what was a wet and sloppy day at Williams-Brice Stadium. Jake Bentley finally looked human again? Why should…
Clemson Recap/Akron Preview
Nov 28, 2018 • 96 min
The guys are back after the Thanksgiving holiday. First, Chris and Thom recall what was a successful first ever live show from Flight Beer and Music Hall in Charlotte, NC. The guys dive into the Gamecocks game up in Clemson over the weekend and break down…
Chattanooga Recap/Clemson Preview + Clemson Tom
Nov 21, 2018 • 115 min
After a blowout win over Chattanooga, Chris and Thom break down a fun Saturday in Columbia and break down what went right for the Gamecocks. Is Deshaun Fenwick a star in the making? What’s different about Jake Bentley now than the first half of the year?…
Florida Recap/Chattanooga Preview + Erik Kimrey
Nov 14, 2018 • 141 min
A NEW ERA HAS BEGUN. Chris begins a packed show by breaking down the decision to leave the Armchair All-Americans and develop The Spurs Up Show into its own media entity including what went into the decision, future plans plus an exciting announcement…
Ole Miss Recap/Florida Preview + Jackson Ramer of Inside the Gators
Nov 7, 2018 • 86 min
What a wild win in Oxford. Chris and Thom break down everything from the Gamecocks 48-44 comeback win against Ole Miss. Was this the best game of Jake Bentley‘s career? Welcome back, Deebo Samuel. Bryan Edwards with the catch of the year. Why did it take…
Tennessee Recap/Ole Miss Preview + Derek Scott
Oct 31, 2018 • 87 min
New intro, who this? We break down the Gamecocks 27-24 comeback win over the Vols. Chris recalls an epic homecoming weekend in Columbia and singing “Cocky Top” in Williams-Brice. We dissect what was a thrilling come from behind win for South Carolina and…
Tennessee Preview/MBB Season Preview + Landon Raby of More Important Issues
Oct 24, 2018 • 79 min
The guys recap their bye week and look ahead to the Gamecocks SEC East match-up with the Tennessee Volunteers. Chris and Thom try to make sense of both teams and exactly who they are in 2018. Will South Carolina‘s receivers catch the ball? How will the…
Texas A&M Recap/Mid-Season Report Card + Former Gamecocks QB Stephen Garcia
Oct 17, 2018 • 117 min
We’re back breaking down everything that happened in the Gamecocks 26-23 loss to Texas A&M on Saturday. The mid-point of the season is also upon us and that means mid-season report cards. We grade South Carolina through the first half of the season and…
Missouri Recap/Texas A&M Preview + Olin Buchanan of TexAgs.com
Oct 10, 2018 • 85 min
We’re back breaking down everything that happened in a wild game as the Gamecocks were able to come away with a thrilling 37-35 win over Missouri on Saturday. Also, we discuss the current QB competition and give thoughts on who should be starting for USC…
Kentucky Recap + Missouri Preview
Oct 3, 2018 • 71 min
Chris and Thom are BACK breaking down the Gamecocks disappointing 24-10 loss to Kentucky and looking ahead to Missouri. All that and more on a jam packed epside of The Spurs Up Show. Gambling this season? Want to try it just to see what it feels like? Go…
Vanderbilt Recap + Kentucky Preview
Sep 26, 2018 • 66 min
The guys are back breaking down everything that happened in Nashville over the weekend in the Gamecocks 37-14 dismantling of Vanderbilt. How did Derek Mason’s “street fight” comments fuel South Carolina? They talk about the coming out parties of both…
Vanderbilt Preview + Former Gamecocks QB Connor Shaw
Sep 19, 2018 • 72 min
The guys are back breaking down the Gamecocks upcoming roadtrip to Nashville. South Carolina looks to get back to its winning ways when Carolina faces Vanderbilt on Saturday. Did the bye week help or hurt Carolina? Is this the week Deebo Samuel breaks…
UGA Recap/Marshall Preview + Rob Paul of Armchair NFL
Sep 12, 2018 • 101 min
The guys are back breaking down the Gamecocks 41-17 loss to Georgia and looking ahead to the Gamecocks upcoming match-up with Marshall. Also, Rob Paul of Armchair NFL joins us for a quick interview to break down Gamecocks in the NFL and talk about draft…
Coastal Recap/UGA Preview + Armchair All-Americans CEO & UGA Alum Andrew Stephens
Sep 5, 2018 • 93 min
Gambling this season? Want to try it just to see what it feels like? Go to MyBookie.ag and use promo code ARMCHAIR at checkout. They will match your deposit dollar for dollar. Putting in $100? You’ll now have $200. The guys are backed in a packed edition…
Coastal Carolina Preview + Sideline Reporter & “Just a Chicken” Co-Author Langston Moore
Aug 29, 2018 • 58 min
It’s FINALLY game week. The guys are back previewing the Gamecocks season opener against the Chanticleers of Coastal Carolina. How will the new up-tempo offense fare in game one? How excited is everyone for the return of Deebo? Will the highly regarded…
Season Preview & Predictions + Former Gamecocks WR Tori Gurley
Aug 22, 2018 • 58 min
Just over a week from kickoff and the guys are back in the final show before it’s officially game-week. Chris and Thom discuss their biggest question marks surrounding the Carolina football team heading into the fall. How quickly will the defensive…
2018 Gamecocks Special Teams Preview + 2020 QB Commit Luke Doty
Aug 15, 2018 • 57 min
The guys are back previewing the Gamecocks special teams unit in 2018. Who will emerge as the starting kicker this season? How does the addition of Kent State transfer Shane Hynes impact the kicker competition? Could another strong season returning…
2018 Gamecocks Defense Preview + Peter Burns of SEC Network
Aug 8, 2018 • 62 min
We continue our season preview series this week by taking a deep dive into the Gamecocks defense. With the departure of Skai Moore, who will take his place as the QB of the defense? Can South Carolina generate a pass rush with just four down linemen? Will…
2018 Gamecocks Offense Preview + Michael Felder of Stadium
Aug 1, 2018 • 78 min
With just a month before kickoff, the guys are back and begin Armchair South Carolina’s season preview series. Chris and Thom take a deep dive into the Gamecocks offense and key questions surrounding the unit heading into the season. Can Jake Bentley take…
2019 Quarterback Commit Ryan Hilinski
Jul 25, 2018 • 25 min
Thomas Floyd sits down with 2019 four-star quarterback commit Ryan Hilinski to discuss his upcoming senior season of high school football, starring at the Elite 11, what made him choose South Carolina, how the death of his brother motivates him and more.…
2018 SEC Media Days Recap
Jul 20, 2018 • 50 min
The guys are back with a brand new sound in a jam packed episode. First, the guys revel in a brand new audio experience that our listeners are sure to enjoy. Chris and Thom dive into the Gamecocks appearance at SEC Media Days and break down everything…
We’ve Officially Hit Peak Off-Season
Jul 11, 2018 • 49 min
Well, we’ve officially peak off-season and that can only mean one thing: it’s #ListSzn. The guys debate the Gamecocks best uniforms of all time, best wins in Carolina history and most underrated Gamecocks of all time. They also look ahead to SEC Media…
Talkin’ Carolina Football with Rob Proffitt
Jun 28, 2018 • 56 min
Well known Gamecocks personality and analyst Rob Proffitt joins the show to talk some Carolina football. The guys discuss Rob’s background and his journey into becoming an influential member of the South Carolina community. Rob explains how Will Muschamp…
Head Golf Coach Bill McDonald
Jun 27, 2018 • 26 min
Gamecocks head men’s golf coach Bill McDonald sits down with us this week in an all new bonus show. We talk Phil’s meltdown at the US Open, the USGA’s problems with Shinnecock, life as a college golf coach, the world of golf recruiting and more. We also…
Yardcocks Season Ends + Will Muschamp Continues to Build
Jun 13, 2018 • 52 min
After a week off, the guys finally return. Chris and Thom break down the Gamecocks 2018 baseball season coming to an end in Fayetteville, losing 2 of 3 to Arkansas in the Super Regionals. Just how amazing was the turnaround by Coach Kingston’s squad and…
Pickens Commits, Bowen Leaves plus Gamecocks Baseball Begins NCAA Tournament
May 31, 2018 • 41 min
Chris and Thom are back in a jam packed episode. The guys open with their “Overreactions of the Week” and “Favorite News Story of the Week” which includes Ray Tanner on the hot seat. The guys break down the committment of DE Zacch Pickens and what it…
SEC Baseball Tournament + the Countdown to Kickoff is On
May 23, 2018 • 38 min
It’s SEC Tournament week for Gamecocks baseball. The guys recap South Carolina’s 4-2 win over Missouri in the single elimination game and look ahead to the match-up with the 7th ranked Arkansas Razorbacks. They also give their take on the SEC Tournament…
The Transfer that Shook the Southland
May 18, 2018 • 42 min
Chris and Thom are back with another packed episode. First, we bring you brand new segments of “This Week in Tater News” and “Overreactions of the Week”. We then dive into the news of the week regarding DL Josh Belk transferring from Clemson. Thom gives…
Baseball stays hot, new commits for basketball & football plus how high can Deebo Samuel go in the 2019 NFL Draft?
May 9, 2018 • 47 min
We’re back for another jam packed episode. The guys break down the Gamecocks huge series win over the Ole Miss Rebels and break down what it means for postseason possibilities. Basketball picks up a commitment from Georgetown grad-transfer Tre Campbell…
Big Time News Kicks Off A New Era of The Spurs Up Show
May 3, 2018 • 64 min
The Spurs Up Show returns after a bit of a hiatus. A new era begins as Thomas Floyd joins Chris Phillips as the brand new permanent co-host of the show. The guys recap what has been a busy couple of weeks in Gamecock athletics including turnover within…
CFB Writer/Analyst Barrett Sallee
Mar 28, 2018 • 46 min
We’re finally talking college football again. One of the best in the business in covering college football in Barrett Sallee joins Chris Phillips to talk South Carolina football. We look back at the 2017 season and the grade Will Muschamp and his team…
State of Armchair South Carolina Address
Mar 14, 2018 • 41 min
Armchair South Carolina’s own Chris Phillips goes solo to bring a unique episode of The Spurs Up Show. He gives fans an inside look at the current state of Armchair South Carolina and the steps being taken to push it to the next level. He also talks about…
2002 All-SEC 1B/DH Trey Dyson
Mar 6, 2018 • 34 min
Former Gamecock baseball standout Trey Dyson joins the show this week. We talk Dyson’s short stint with SEC Network + calling South Carolina baseball games and why that came to a halt this spring. Also, we discuss his playing days, which include laying…
Two-Time National Champion Michael Roth
Feb 21, 2018 • 73 min
Chris Phillips sits down with former Gamecock LHP Michael Roth. The two discuss the Gamecocks back to back National Championships in 2010 and 2011, what it’s like playing for Coach Ray Tanner, transitioning from the bullpen to Friday night starter and…
2018 Carolina Baseball Preview
Feb 13, 2018 • 48 min
It’s baseball season once again. The guys take a deep dive into the 2018 Gamecock baseball season and look ahead to what fans should expect in year one of the Mark Kingston era. All that and more on this edition of The Spurs Up Show. For quality…
National Signing Day Recap ft. Thomas Floyd of Armchair Recruiting
Feb 8, 2018 • 41 min
Chris and Tyler are back together and give a full breakdown of National Signing Day. Thomas Floyd of Armchair Recruiting joins the show to give his thoughts on the Gamecocks 2018 signing class and who the top standouts will be. The guys also give their…
Alex Reynolds of Armchair Recruiting
Jan 31, 2018 • 50 min
Alex Reynolds of Armchair Recruiting (@ArmchairCrootin) joins the show. We get his opinion on the early signing period and impressions of South Carolina’s recruiting class to this point. We also discuss some big official visits over the weekend and where…
Stephen Garcia
Jan 16, 2018 • 47 min
Former Gamecock QB Stephen Garcia joins the show. We talk about why he chose South Carolina, difficulties of playing QB under Steve Spurrier, Garcia’s relationship with former AD Eric Hyman, what it’s like to be undefeated against your rival, Garcia’s…
Outback Bowl Recap, Offensive Coordinator Search, and Gamecock Basketball Struggles
Jan 4, 2018 • 55 min
We’re back recapping the Gamecocks 26-19 win over the Michigan Wolverines in the Outback Bowl. The guys discuss South Carolina reaching nine wins and what it means for the program moving forward. Will South Carolina’s offensive performance on Monday be…
Outback Bowl Preview + Early Signing Period Recap
Dec 29, 2017 • 54 min
The guys dive into South Carolina’s New Years Day match-up against the Michigan Wolverines. We also take a look at the early signing period and analyze how Will Muschamp and company did in their second full recruiting cycle. Also, we talk a little…
Clemson Week
Nov 22, 2017 • 66 min
It’s rivalry week. Chris and Tyler briefly recap the Gamecocks 31-10 win over the Wofford Terriers before turning full attention to this weekend’s showdown against Clemson. What does South Carolina have to do to upset one of the best teams in the country?…
Brad Crawford from 247Sports
Nov 21, 2017 • 26 min
Brad Crawford (@BCrawford247) of 247Sports and CBS Sports joins the show to talk Gamecock football. We look back at this season and the progress South Carolina has made in year two of the Will Muschamp era. We also look ahead to the Gamecocks huge…
Gamecocks Stomp Gators, Welcome Wofford to Columbia
Nov 15, 2017 • 57 min
The guys are back recapping the Gamecocks 28-20 win over the Florida Gators. Chris and Tyler talk about what went right for South Carolina that led them to their first 5 win SEC season since the 2013 season. Wofford visits Columbia this weekend and the…
UGA Recap and Florida Preview
Nov 8, 2017 • 52 min
The guys dive into what went wrong in Athens, GA in the Gamecocks 24-10 loss to the Georgia Bulldogs. They also shed light on what it means for Will Muschamp and the USC program moving forward. The Florida Gators come to town and we analyze what South…
It’s Georgia Week
Nov 1, 2017 • 63 min
Chris and Tyler recap the Gamecocks 34-27 win over homecoming weekend. The guys also dive into the Gamecocks match-up as they travel to Athens, GA to take on the Georgia Bulldogs. How can South Carolina pull the upset? Finally, the guys take your…
The Spurs Up Show Ep. 26
Oct 25, 2017 • 48 min
The guys are back previewing the Gamecocks homecoming match-up against the Vanderbilt Commodores. We also take a look at some South Carolina basketball news. Finally, we look ahead to another thrilling week of college football and take your questions as…
The Spurs Up Show Ep. 25
Oct 18, 2017 • 61 min
The guys are back recapping the Gamecocks thrilling 15-9 win in Knoxville, TN. We also take a look at what South Carolina should be focused on improving during the bye week before a key home game against Vanderbilt. As always, we end the show by taking…
The Spurs Up Show Ep. 24
Oct 11, 2017 • 60 min
The guys are back in another packed episode of The Spurs Up Show. We move to a new format in which we’ll be combining our two weekly shows into one jam packed show filled with raw reactions and takes from the previous week’s game as well as looking ahead…
Gamecocks Let One Get Away in College Station
Oct 3, 2017 • 45 min
The guys are back recapping the Gamecocks 24-17 loss to Texas A&M Saturday night. Chris uses this time to vent through his feelings about OC Kurt Roper and the USC offense. Where in the world is KC Crosby? How does Tyler feel about the Gamecocks inability…
Game Preview: Texas A&M
Sep 28, 2017 • 48 min
The Gamecocks travel to College Station, TX this weekend. The guys take a deeper look at the match-up with the Aggies and how South Carolina can pull the upset this weekend. What does South Carolina need to do to stop Kellen Mond? How are the Gamecocks…
Gamecocks Rally For 17-16 Win Over LA Tech
Sep 26, 2017 • 55 min
Whew, that was close. The guys are back recapping South Carolina’s 17-16 come from behind win Saturday at Williams-Brice Stadium. How did the guys grade Jake Bentley’s performance? Is there any question about who should be the starter at RB? Who was most…
Game Preview: Louisiana Tech
Sep 22, 2017 • 30 min
Chris comes to you solo this week as he breaks down the Gamecocks match-up against Louisiana Tech this weekend. Is the mental rebound for South Carolina more important than X’s and O’s? How can the Gamecocks get the running game going? Why will Chris…
A Missed Opportunity
Sep 19, 2017 • 61 min
The guys are back recapping what was an uneventful night in Gamecock football on Saturday. How did South Carolina lose to Kentucky for a fourth straight year? How will the Gamecocks replace Deebo Samuel? How much of the blame does OC Kurt Roper deserve?…