SPARTANBURG, S.C. (AP) -- South Carolina coach Steve Spurrier
says suspended quarterbacks coach G.A. Mangus would return to the
field for opening practice.
Spurrier said by phone Monday that Mangus would coach when the
team starts workouts at the Bluff Road practice field on Wednesday
night. Mangus was suspended last week when police officers in
Greenville caught him peeing in the street.
Mangus was charged with nuisance conduct and has a court date on Aug. 26. Mangus had been in Greenville to attend a gathering of high
The Greenville Police Department report said Mangus was unsteady on his feet and slurring his words. Spurrier says athletic director Eric Hyman signed off on Mangus' return.
Mangus is credited with helping improve the on-field performance
of South Carolina starting quarterback Stephen Garcia.