Nine Gamecocks football commitments in new Rivals250
08/19/2014 1:36 PM
01/06/2015 3:32 PM
Nine class of 2015 South Carolina commitments are ranked in the latest release of the Rivals250 .
Leading the way is Bluffton High defensive end Shameik Blackshear at No. 58 in the country. He was No. 27 in the last installment of the list.
The Gamecocks are No. 3 in the current Rivals team recruiting rankings with 28 commitments.
USC had four commitments on the final Rivals250 list for the 2014 signing class (Dante Sawyer, Bryson Allen-Williams, Dexter Wideman and Wesley Green).
Below is the full list of 2015 USC pledges on the list. All are considered four-star prospects by Rivals. Previous rankings are included if the prospect was committed to the Gamecocks at the last release of the list (late May).
... No. 58: Shameik Blackshear, DE, Bluffton (previously No. 27)
... No. 79: Sherrod Pittman, LB, Jacksonville, Fla. (previously No. 72)
... No. 82: Austin Clark, OL, Lexington, Va.
... No. 109: Mark Fields, DB, Cornelius, N.C. (previously 108)
... No. 119: Zack Bailey, OL, Summerville
... No. 128: Lorenzo Nunez, QB Kennesaw, Ga. (previously 130)
... No. 185: Octavis Johnson, DB, Homerville, Ga.
... No. 210: Jalen Christian, WR, Damascus Md. (previously 207)
... No. 241: Dexter "D.J" Neal, WR, Stone Mountain, Ga. (previously 233)
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