Notes and quotes from today’s Gamecocks scrimmage, the first of two they’ll run during preseason camp:
—Will Muschamp commented on how impressed he was with the work ethic of the team. “I don’t feel like we’ve taken a step back in 11 days,” he told the assembled media after the scrimmage, which saw 140 plays run. From a discipline standpoint, the team only committed three penalties.

Muschamp: Defense started with a three and out, but Bentley progressed well— SportsTalk (@sportstalksc) August 12, 2017

Muschamp notes that progression of Bentley has allowed them to do more with offense, but also the bevy of offensive weapons does as well.— SportsTalk (@sportstalksc) August 12, 2017

—One name that Muschamp mentioned was Jamarcus King, saying that the senior “need(s) to be more consistent.