On Oct. 9, 2010, South Carolina upset No. 1 Alabama in Columbia. The Gamecocks, led by head coach Steve Spurrier, beat Nick Saban's Crimson Tide before a packed house at Williams-Brice Stadium.

Behind quarterback Stephen Garcia, running back Marcus Lattimore and receiver Alshon Jeffery, as well as defensive stars Melvin Ingram and Stephon Gilmore, the Gamecocks won, 35-21.