is reporting that South Carolina linebacker Kaiwan Lewis and safety Sharod Golightly both had arthroscopic knee surgery during the offseason and will be limited during spring practice.
Both starters are expected to recover well before the start of fall camp. The two players had the procedures on their left knees.
Lewis, a junior next fall, played 12 games, starting 10 of them last season. He had two interceptions and was the Gamecocks third-leading tackler with 54 stops.
Golightly, who's a senior, played in 13 games and had 47 tackles, sixth on South Carolina.
The Gamecocks Spring Game is set for Saturday April 12th.