The South Carolina Gamecocks are off to a fast start in the Ryan Hilinski era.

Yes, it’s only against FCS Charleston Southern, but the Gamecocks put up a school record for points in the first half, leading CSU 44-3 at halftime.

The true freshman quarterback is having a great day so far, going 22-for-27 for 259 yards and 2 touchdowns in his first half of collegiate action. The ground game is also looking good behind RB Rico Dowdle:

Again, it’s against Charleston Southern, but South Carolina fans should be happy with this performance. Next weekend, Alabama comes to town, so we’ll see what happens moving forward.