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Mitchell Continues Stellar Play Against MTSU

Mitchell Continues Stellar Play Against MTSU

Needing a sixth win to become bowl eligible before heading into the Clemson game, the Gamecocks came up big against Middle Tennessee. The win was a total team effort, with a number of players stepping up, but no player came up bigger than quarterback Blake Mitchell.

Mitchell passed for a career-high 388 yards and 4 touchdowns. He completed 21-28 passes with no interceptions. The yardage is the seventh most ever for a Gamecock player and came in just three quarters of work. All of this from a player who three weeks ago did not know when he would attempt his next pass. Steve Spurrier suggested that the time on the bench may have helped Mitchell make better... Recommended Stories

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