Columbia, SC (WLTX) - South Carolina Medal of Honor recipient Kyle Carpenter led USC fans in the Gamecock cheer before the Texas A&M game.

Carpenter, who's a sophomore at the university, performed the duty in front of over 80,000 fans inside Williams-Brice Stadium.

"I can't put it into words, I just can't," Carpenter said. "An amazing community, an amazing school, amazing people, amazing football. I'm truly blessed. I would not leave here for anything in the world."

President Obama awarded the the Lexington resident and Marine the medal during a ceremony in July at the White House. Previous Coverage:Kyle Carpenter Receives Medal of Honor

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