South Carolina's offense rarely looked pretty, but it did just enough behind a quarterback whose right arm was barely attached for most of the night, as the Gamecocks won their season opener against Vanderbilt 17-13.South Carolina's defense frustrated Vandy's offense all night, but the Commodores missed a lot of opportunities in the passing game against a young Gamecocks secondary.Vanderbilt's defense was impressive all night as well, as the Commodores limited South Carolina to 270 total offensive yards and forced two turnovers.

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