Shane Beamer told reporters after the loss to Texas A&M that he understood what some of the issues were entering the bye week.

One of the major deficiencies was the offensive line, which allowed 3 sacks and several more pressures and hits on the quarterback. The Gamecocks also ended with 71 yards rushing, but for most of the game, they were in negative yardage.

The Gamecocks fell to 4-4 and play Florida on Nov. 6.

Here’s a sampling of what he told the media: