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Dec 9, 2001

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COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) – Ohio State will get another chance to beat South%^$Carolina in the Outback Bowl, this time with a new coach.%^$

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The Gamecocks (8-3) were officially invited to the Outback Bowl on Sunday,%^$with coach Lou Holtz matching strategy against Buckeyes coach Jim Tressel.%^$

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In last year’s Jan. 1 game in Tampa, Fla., South Carolina upset Ohio State%^$24-7 in what turned out to be John Cooper’s final game as the Buckeyes’ coach.%^$

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No. 22 Ohio State (7-4) closed its season with a win over Michigan 26-20,%^$while No. 14 South Carolina ended with a 20-15 win over its rival, Clemson.