Lattimore leaving Gamecocks coaching staff, to be replaced by Connor Shaw

Lattimore leaving Gamecocks coaching staff, to be replaced by Connor Shaw
Marcus Lattimore is stepping down as Director of Player Development for Gamecocks football, sources say. (Source: WIS Archive)

COLUMBIA, S.C. (WIS) - Gamecock legend Marcus Lattimore is leaving his position with the University of South Carolina football team.

Multiple sources confirm Lattimore is stepping down as Director of Player Development. He was hired by head coach Will Muschamp on Jan. 12, 2018.

Lattimore was a star running back for the Gamecocks from 2010 to 2012. He holds the school record with 38 career rushing touchdowns.

WIS has also learned Lattimore will be replaced by another former Gamecock football standout, Connor Shaw. Shaw is South Carolina’s all-time winningest quarterback.

Another former Gamecock football standout, Connor Shaw, will take Lattimore's place.
Another former Gamecock football standout, Connor Shaw, will take Lattimore's place. (Source: WIS Archive)

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