USC's Dylan Thompson proposes to girlfriend - - Columbia, South Carolina

USC's Dylan Thompson proposes to girlfriend

(Source: Dylan Thompson/Twitter) (Source: Dylan Thompson/Twitter)

USC starting quarterback Dylan Thompson proposed to his girlfriend Melanie Helm Saturday night.

"Had to break twitter for this... WE'RE ENGAGED!!!! Wow. God is so GREAT!!! Love you Mel!!" Thompson tweeted.

No word yet if the couple has set a date.

The Boiling Springs native has completed 55 percent of his passes over the past three seasons for 1,827 yards with 14 touchdowns and five interceptions.

Thompson and the Gamecocks will kick off the season at home against Texas A&M Aug. 28.

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