SPARTANBURG, S.C. (AP) -- South
Carolina scored two touchdowns in the fourth quarter to take a 23-19
victory over North Carolina in the 76th edition
of the Shrine Bowl of the Carolinas on
Mykal Moody (Conway) scored on a 5-yard
run to give the Sandlappers a 16-13 lead with 14:03
South Carolina extended its lead on Lewis
Keinan's (Belton-Honea Path) 20-yard touchdown reception from a scrambling
Julian Michael (Hilton Head) with under four minutes to
South Carolina leads the series 42-30-4. The
annual all-star game began in 1937.
North Carolina quarterback Noah Suber (T.C.
Roberson) scored the second of his two touchdowns on a 10-yard scamper with 36
seconds to play to cut into the Sandlappers' lead, but the point-after kick was
blocked by Jaylen Miller (Gaffney).
The Sandlappers' victory
overshadowed the performance of University of South
Carolina commit Pharoh Cooper (Havelock), who accounted for 238 all-purpose
yards for the Tarheels.