Just a few quick hit notes from Turner Gill’s weekly call-in show if you were unable to listen to it.
- WR Coach Juan Taylor led off the show and spoke of how great of a leader Pat Kelly is both on and off the field.
- Taylor also made special mention of Dante Shells who is redshirting this season. Taylor said “Shells has a bright future” and should compete for a starting job next season.
- “We got a bad taste in our mouth” – Turner Gill on how the team feels following the 36-12 loss at Coastal Carolina.
- “We never did get that explosive play that we needed” – Turner Gill on what went wrong at Coastal.
- Coach Gill noted that Stan Herring is officially out for the rest of the season with a dislocated elbow. Greg Ray will move from back-up LG to starting RG.
- John Lunsford has been cleared by doctors and will resume kickoff duties this weekend. Against Coastal Lunsford only handled PATs and field goals while Sassaman handled kickoffs.
- Coach Gill on John Lunsford’s performance thus far “we’re glad he’s on our side.” Gill spoke of how strong he has been as a true freshman.
- On Charleston Southern, Gill noted they are an option oriented team, and “we will have to be ready to play 11 on 11 football (on defense).”