USC WR Ellington says future still up in the air - 14 News, WFIE, Evansville, Henderson, Owensboro

USC WR Ellington says future still up in the air

Posted: Updated:
Bruce Ellington shoots basketball with Shaq Roland after practice on Saturday. (Source: TheBigSpur.com) Bruce Ellington shoots basketball with Shaq Roland after practice on Saturday. (Source: TheBigSpur.com)
  • SPORTSMore>>

  • Cards sweep reeling Reds

    Cards sweep reeling Reds

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 11:41 PM EDT2014-08-21 03:41:08 GMT
    Lance Lynn beat Cincinnati for the third straight time, Jhonny Peralta hit a bases-clearing double and the St. Louis Cardinals topped the Reds 7-3 Wednesday night to complete a three-game sweep. RedsMore >>
    Lance Lynn beat Cincinnati for the third straight time, Jhonny Peralta hit a bases-clearing double and the St. Louis Cardinals topped the Reds 7-3 Wednesday night to complete a three-game sweep.More >>
  • Icemen add goalies

    Icemen add goalies

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 7:45 PM EDT2014-08-20 23:45:34 GMT
    Head Coach & Director of Hockey Operations, Dwight Mullins, has announced that the Evansville IceMen have signed goaltenders Garrett Bartus and Chris Rawlings for the coming 2014-15 ECHL season. GarrettMore >>
    Head Coach & Director of Hockey Operations, Dwight Mullins, has announced that the Evansville IceMen have signed goaltenders Garrett Bartus and Chris Rawlings for the coming 2014-15 ECHL season.More >>
  • Howell seeks 2nd opinion on injury

    Howell seeks 2nd opinion on injury

    Tuesday, August 19 2014 2:28 PM EDT2014-08-19 18:28:21 GMT
    Colts safety Delano Howell is seeing another specialist to determine the extent of his neck injury, and general manager Ryan Grigson says he hopes to know more before the end of this week. Howell enteredMore >>
    Colts safety Delano Howell is seeing another specialist to determine the extent of his neck injury, and general manager Ryan Grigson says he hopes to know more before the end of this week.More >>

ORLANDO, Fla. The University of South Carolina football team hit the practice field Saturday, preparing for Wednesday's Capital One Bowl matchup with the Wisconsin Badgers.

"(Wisconsin) is a great football team," said offensive line coach Shawn Elliott."They've got a great defense. They play a great scheme. They're so sound and very intelligent. They don't make a lot of mental mistakes. We're going to have to run the football and do it well. And then find out and see what they are giving us. We'll find out early in the ballgame and see what we can do with it and work from there."

Elliott said he knows the importance of winning the bowl game.

"You live with it until the first game of next year," Elliott said. "You've got to live with your last game. That's the good and the bad thing about bowl games. (A win) gives you positive momentum going into the offseason. It's very important to be successful. I think everyone wants to be remembered for winning their last game."

Elliott said he is still undecided on who will start at center. He is choosing from between a pair of redshirt freshmen in Cody Waldrop and Clayton Stadnik.

"I'm going to leave it right up until the game," said Elliott.

"I want to go out with a win," said junior wide receiver Bruce Ellington. "I'm going to do the same thing I've been doing – go out there and play hard, play together and try to get the ‘W'."

Ellington did not envision playing both sports when he left high school.

"I came (to South Carolina) to play basketball," Ellington said. "I just ended up playing football and it's going good. I'm just happy being out here and making plays."

Ellington said he has not made any decisions about his future.

The Gamecocks will spend Sunday morning with a Day for Kids Event at DisneyQuest before returning to the practice fields at 1 p.m.

Copyright 2013 WIS. All rights reserved.

Powered by WorldNow