With Steve Spurrier’s abrupt departure, South Carolina is in the market for a new head coach and based on an recent interview with Paul Finebaum former Texas coach Mack Brown may be ready to throw his hat in the ring for the job.
"I'd love to talk to them & see if the fire is still there, but I haven't had that call yet" – Mack Brown on the South Carolina coaching job
— Paul Finebaum (@finebaum) October 15, 2015
Many have said that the Gamecocks need to steer away from hiring older coaches with big names and search for a young hungry coach who will be able to build the program and stay around for years to come. But all roads will have to run through interim coach Shawn Elliott. If he makes a good case for himself by winning, school officials may make him their guy.
You can listen to Mack Brown’s full interview here.