WR Lamar Scruggs (6-4 220) of Jacksonville, FL has a favorites list of USC, South Florida, Illinois and Tennessee his coach said Thursday night. The two had discussed Scruggs's favorites earlier in the day. "The two schools he talks about are South Carolina and South Florida," coach Joe Reynolds said. "He grew up worshipping (Steve) Spurrier."
Scruggs plans to set official visits with his four favorites, and he might visit Florida, too. The Gators also have offered.
Scruggs caught 11 touchdown passes last season. "He catches the ball away from his body, in his hands, as good as any kid you'll ever see," Reynolds said. "He keeps his body between the defender and the ball. He can run over people. He's a physical, strong kid."