South Carolina running back Tavien Feaster missed his team’s practice Friday morning for good reason. He was going through graduation ceremonies. At Clemson.
Feaster joined the Gamecocks as a graduate student last weekend after fulfilling his undergraduate work at USC’s rival, where he spent three seasons.
The former Spartanburg High stand-out is expected to make an immediate impact in the Gamecocks’ backfield in his one season as a graduate student.
According to former Clemson Sports Information Director Tim Bourret, he would become the third player to play in a football game for both rivals when he does.
The Gamecocks open their season in Charlotte against North Carolina August 31st.