Ron Morris—Univ. of South Carolina star Running Back Marcus Lattimore sidelined by knee injury

Posted by Kendall Harmon

The silence has perhaps never been more deafening at Williams-Brice Stadium than it was around 1:30 Saturday afternoon. The South Carolina and Tennessee football teams and a stadium full of fans swallowed hard and experienced a heavy heart.

Marcus Lattimore again went down with a crippling knee injury.

“When you lose a guy like Marcus, he’s such a leader on the team. Everybody loves him. He gets the guys going,” USC quarterback Connor Shaw said. “It’s so unfortunate. No one wishes that on anybody. Prayers are out for him. I know he’ll be mentally strong, and hopefully he can get back.”

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Posted October 28, 2012 at 1:12 pm [Printer Friendly] [Print w/ comments]

1. Milton Finch wrote:

Official report is “several” ligaments.  Probably all four down in his knee area.  I really feel for him.

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