Spurrier says Lattimore sent him a text saying he isn't done playing for South Carolina. Doctors have told the junior his injury could take more than a year of recovery, keeping him off the field until the 2014 season.
"He's gotta come back, we're praying for him to come back as fast as he can," said South Carolina freshman Claire Brehm at Monday's rally.
Lattimore watched the rally over the Internet.
He rushed for 662 yards this season and his 41 career touchdowns are a school record.
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