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Camdens Shawn Elliott named Gamecocks interim head football coach
Shawn Elliott - Bulldogs
Shawn Elliott (10) was a three-year starter at Camden High School and helped lead the Bulldogs to the 1990 AAA state championship while playing in that years North-South All-Star Football Game. - photo by Photo courtesy Carolina Sports Inc.
Not a change in job description or his new place in the pecking order will change Shawn Elliott. In what amounts to a six-week open audition for what is one of the most high-profile and pressure-packed jobs in the Palmetto State, the Camden native is not going to transform himself into something he’s not as he takes over as the interim head football coach at the University of South Carolina (USC). The 1991 Camden High School (CHS) school graduate and former Bulldog football standout was informed of his new, if just temporary title, by USC Athletic Director Ray Tanner sometime around midnight Monday.