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Columbia, SC (WLTX) -- Gamecocks quarterback Dylan Thompson announced his engagement on Twitter.

Thompson posted a message Saturday saying "Had to break twitter for this... WE'RE ENGAGED!!!! Wow. God is so GREAT!!! Love you Mel!! #TogetherForHisGlory"

Thompson is a fifth year senior and is expected to be the team's starting quarterback this fall. Thompson is 3-0 in his career as a starter. In 2013 Thompson started against Missouri, and in 2012 started against both East Carolina and Clemson.

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