South Carolina Gamecocks wide receiver Ace Sanders returns a punt in the second half against the Georgia Bulldogs at Williams-Brice Stadium. South Carolina won 35-7. (image credit: Daniel Shirey-US PRESSWIRE)
(WLTX) --- USC receiver Ace Sanders will return for his senior year, that according to GamecockCentral.com.
Sanders, who was named the Outback Bowl MVP, led the receiving corps with 45 receptions nine touchdown catches. He was second on the team with 531 yards receiving.
He was a major weapon on special teams where he had two punt returns for touchdowns, including one in the Outback Bowl. He also caught two touchdowns in that win over Michigan.
The deadline for underclassmen to declare for the NFL Draft is January 15. If that player does not hire an agent, he can withdraw by January 18 and return to school.