Richland Northeast (Columbia, SC) standout linebacker Rodney Paulk was the first player to jump on…
Paulk & Cook Named to SEC All-Freshman Squad
Emanuel Cook, a 6-0, 209-pound safety from Riviera Beach, Fla. started four games during the 2006 season. The true freshman ranks fourth on the team in tackles with 44, including 38 solo stops. He recorded five tackles for loss and forced one fumble. Regarded as one of the team's best tacklers, Cook had a season-high nine tackles in the win over Wofford and seven stops against Arkansas.
Paulk, Cook and the rest of the Gamecocks (7-5) will wrap up their season on Friday, Dec. 29 when they travel to Memphis, Tenn. to face the Houston Cougars (10-3), champions of Conference USA, in the 48th annual AutoZone Liberty Bowl.
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