SHON CARSON
Running Back
2011-2015
Lake City, SC
Prior Schools
SchoolLocation
Lake City Lake City, SC

Roster Listings
YearRosterNumPosHtWtYrGmsGS
2011 Fall 2011 7 TB 5-8 190 Fr 2 0
2012 Spring 2012 7 TB 5-8 192 RFr
2012 Fall 2012 7 TB 5-8 192 RFr 1 0
2013 Spring 2013 7 TB 5-8 219 So
2013 Fall 2013 7 TB 5-8 219 So 13 1
2014 Spring 2014 7 TB 5-8 200 Jr
2014 Fall 2014 7 TB 5-8 201 Jr 12 0
2015 Spring 2015 7 TB 5-8 201 Sr
2015 Fall 2015 7 TB 5-8 204 Sr 11 2
Depth Chart Appearances
DescriptionPositionRank
9/3/2011 vs. East Carolina Tailback
9/10/11 at Georgia Kick Off Returns 4th String
9/10/11 at Georgia Tailback 4th String
8/29/13 vs. North Carolina Tailback 3rd String
10/5/13 vs. Kentucky Kick Off Returns 2nd String
10/5/13 vs. Kentucky Tailback 2nd String
10/19/13 at Tennessee Tailback 2nd String
Capital One Bowl vs. Wisconsin Tailback 2nd String
Pre-Spring Practice 2014 Tailback 3rd String
8/28/14 vs. Texas A&M Tailback 3rd String
9/27/2014 vs. Missouri Kick Off Returns Starter
9/27/2014 vs. Missouri Tailback 4th String
9/3/15 vs. North Carolina Kick Off Returns Starter
9/3/15 vs. North Carolina Tailback 3rd String
9/26/15 vs. Central Florida Kick Off Returns Starter
9/26/15 vs. Central Florida Tailback Starter
10/10/2015 at LSU Kick Off Returns Starter
10/10/2015 at LSU Tailback 2nd String
10/31/15 at Texas A&M Tailback 3rd String
11/7/15 at Tennessee Tailback 3rd String
11/14/2015 vs. Florida Tailback 3rd String
11/21/15 vs. The Citadel Tailback 3rd String
Gamecock Archives Article Mentions
Article
Honors
AwardYear
2010 Shrine Bowl
2012 Academic All-SEC
Rushing
YearAttYdsAvgTD
2011 3 9 3.0 0
2013 61 256 4.2 1
2014 21 141 6.7 2
2015 52 297 5.7 2
Tot 137 703 5.1 5
Receiving
YearRecYdsAvgTD
2012 2 1 0.5 0
2013 5 59 11.8 0
2014 5 40 8.0 0
2015 4 24 6.0 2
Tot 16 124 7.8 2
Receiving by QB
YearQBRec Throws Com% Yds 1D TD Success Rate
2012
Dylan Thompson 2 2 100.0 1 0 0 0.00
2013
Connor Shaw 3 4 75.0 36 1 0 75.00
Dylan Thompson 2 2 100.0 23 1 0 100.00
2014
Dylan Thompson 5 6 83.3 40 1 0 50.00
2015
Lorenzo Nunez 1 2 50.0 8 0 1 50.00
Pharoh Cooper 0 1 0.0 0 0 0 0.00
Perry Orth 0 1 0.0 0 0 0 0.00
Kickoff Returns
YearRetYdsAvgTD
2011 1 23 23.0 0
2013 8 142 17.8 0
2014 31 633 20.4 0
2015 13 309 23.8 0
Tot 53 1107 20.9 0
Games Started
DateOpponentPosition
2013-11-23 Coastal Carolina Tailback
2015-09-26 Central Florida Tailback
2015-10-03 Missouri Tailback
Single Game Rushing Stats
SeasonGame DateOpponentAttYdsTD
2011 2011-09-03 East Carolina 2 7 0
2011-09-10 Georgia 1 2 0
2013 2013-08-29 North Carolina 2 6 0
2013-09-28 Central Florida 1 0 0
2013-10-05 Kentucky 3 7 0
2013-10-12 Arkansas 15 56 0
2013-10-26 Missouri 7 27 0
2013-11-02 Mississippi State 6 18 0
2013-11-16 Florida 13 102 0
2013-11-23 Coastal Carolina 11 38 1
2013-11-30 Clemson 2 2 0
2014-01-01 Wisconsin 1 0 0
2014 2014-08-28 Texas A&M 1 2 0
2014-09-20 Vanderbilt 3 16 0
2014-10-04 Kentucky 4 37 1
2014-10-18 Furman 7 85 1
2014-10-25 Auburn 1 -3 0
2014-11-22 South Alabama 1 3 0
2014-11-29 Clemson 1 1 0
2015 2015-09-03 North Carolina 4 75 1
2015-09-12 Kentucky 5 36 0
2015-09-19 Georgia 7 7 0
2015-09-26 Central Florida 7 35 0
2015-10-03 Missouri 8 5 0
2015-10-10 Louisiana State 6 26 0
2015-10-31 Texas A&M 2 11 0
2015-11-07 Tennessee 3 23 0
2015-11-21 Citadel 2 27 0
2015-11-28 Clemson 8 52 1
Single Game Receiving Stats
SeasonGame DateOpponentRecYdsTD
2012 2013-01-01 Michigan 2 1 0
2013 2013-10-05 Kentucky 1 7 0
2013-10-12 Arkansas 1 14 0
2013-10-26 Missouri 2 14 0
2013-11-02 Mississippi State 1 24 0
2014 2014-08-28 Texas A&M 1 9 0
2014-10-18 Furman 1 7 0
2014-10-25 Auburn 1 5 0
2014-11-29 Clemson 2 19 0
2015 2015-10-03 Missouri 1 8 1
2015-11-28 Clemson 3 16 1
Scoring Plays
DateOpponentQtrTimeUSCOppPlay
2013-11-23 Coastal Carolina 3 02:28 63 7 Shon Carson, 1-yd run (Elliott Fry kick)
2014-10-04 Kentucky 3 09:40 24 24 Shon Carson, 25-yd run (Elliott Fry kick)
2014-10-18 Furman 3 07:17 35 10 Shon Carson, 1-yd run (Elliott Fry kick)
2015-09-03 North Carolina 4 12:45 17 13 Shon Carson, 48-yd run (Elliott Fry kick)
2015-10-03 Missouri 2 09:20 10 10 Shon Carson, 8-yd pass from Lorenzo Nunez (Elliott Fry kick)
2015-11-28 Clemson 4 12:19 25 28 Shon Carson, 1-yd run (Lorenzo Nunez rush)
2015-11-28 Clemson 4 00:01 32 37 Shon Carson, 11-yd pass from Perry Orth (Elliott Fry kick)
Receptions
YearDateOpponentDownTo GoSideYdlinePlay
2012 2013-01-01 Michigan 1 10 USC 25 Shon Carson, loss of 2 on pass from Dylan Thompson (Joe Bolden)
2012 2013-01-01 Michigan 2 12 USC 23 Shon Carson, 3-yd pass from Dylan Thompson (Q.Washington, Desmond Morgan)
2013 2013-10-05 Kentucky 2 7 USC 32 Shon Carson, 7-yd pass from Connor Shaw (A.Williamson, Ashley Lowery)
2013 2013-10-12 Arkansas 3 7 ARK 30 Shon Carson, 14-yd pass from Dylan Thompson (Jarrett Lake)
2013 2013-10-26 Missouri 1 10 USC 25 Shon Carson, 9-yd pass from Dylan Thompson (Aaron Penton)
2013 2013-10-26 Missouri 1 9 UMO 9 Shon Carson, 5-yd pass from Connor Shaw (Markus Golden)
2013 2013-11-02 Mississippi State 2 23 USC 33 Shon Carson, 24-yd pass from Connor Shaw (B.McKinney)
2014 2014-08-28 Texas A&M 1 10 USC 39 Shon Carson, 9-yd pass from Dylan Thompson (J.Mastrogiovanni, Justin Bass)
2014 2014-10-18 Furman 2 15 USC 32 Shon Carson, 7-yd pass from Dylan Thompson (Jordan Hawkins)
2014 2014-10-25 Auburn 2 10 USC 36 Shon Carson, 5-yd pass from Dylan Thompson (Kris Frost)
2014 2014-11-29 Clemson 2 10 CLM 26 Shon Carson, 9-yd pass from Dylan Thompson (Kellen Jones) + CU sideline interference
2014 2014-11-29 Clemson 3 2 USC 43 Shon Carson, 10-yd pass from Dylan Thompson (Garry Peters)
2015 2015-10-03 Missouri 2 8 UMO 8 Shon Carson, 8-yd pass from Lorenzo Nunez, touchdown
Defensive Plays
YearDateOpponentDownTo GoSideYdlinePlay
2013 2013-08-29 North Carolina 1 10 USC 1 Shon Carson rush for 1 (Travis Hughes)