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Trivia Quiz - South Carolina Gamecocks Football History & Facts

Test your knowledge of South Carolina Gamecocks' football history!

Quiz Number: 4058
Date Submitted: September 10, 2011
Quiz Categories: SEC Football
Quiz Type: General Quiz
Author: bill
Average Score: 67.1 percent
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1. What are the official team colors of the South Carolina Gamecocks?
  A.   green and gold
  B.   purple and silver
  C.   red and black
  D.   garnet and black

2. What is the name of the Gamecock marching band?
  A.   Mighty Sound of the Southeast
  B.   Pride of the Gamecocks
  C.   The Marching Gamecocks
  D.   Gamecock Mania

3. The Gamecock's long-standing rivalry with the Clemson Tigers is commonly known as what?
  A.   Ti-cock Trophy Game
  B.   Carolina State Pride
  C.   Governor's Battle
  D.   Battle of the Palmetto State

4. During what part of the Gamecock home games does the band play the theme song from Stanley Kubrick's film, "2001: A Space Odyssey"?
  A.   after a touchdown
  B.   beginning of the game
  C.   end of the game
  D.   halftime

5. What is the name of the Gamecock fight song?
  A.   The Fighting Gamecocks Lead the Way
  B.   Roll Along Carolina
  C.   Rise Up, Cocks!
  D.   Gamecock Ballad

6. In what conference did the Gamecocks compete from 1953-1970?
  A.   Southern Conference
  B.   Independent
  C.   Atlantic Coast Conference
  D.   Sun Belt Conference

7. What is the nickname of Williams-Brice Stadium?
  A.   The Snake Pit
  B.   The Pit
  C.   The Cockpit
  D.   Death Valley

8. Cabooses that sit on a dormant railroad track just yards from Williams-Brice Stadium on South Carolina's campus have a nickname. What are they called?
  A.   Cockaboose Railroad
  B.   Garnet Cabooses
  C.   Garnet Railroad
  D.   SC Railroad

9. What is the name of the Gamecock mascot?
  A.   Gamer
  B.   Cocky
  C.   Shammy
  D.   Golden Boy

10. In 2010, for the first time in their history, The Gamecocks played two bowl games in the same calendar year. What two teams did they play (they lost both games)?
  A.   Syracuse Orange and North Carolina State Wolfpack
  B.   West Virginia Mountaineers and Maryland Terrapins
  C.   Connecticut Huskies and Florida St. Seminoles
  D.   Pittsburgh Panthers and North Carolina Tar Heels®   

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