The state's top senior basketball prospect 6-9 Brice Johnson of Edisto Sunday cut down his list as part of his process of deciding on his five official visits.
Johnson has USC, Clemson, Florida, North Carolina, Baylor, Ohio State, Connecticut and NC State on his final list.
Later in the week, according to his AAU coach Dion Bethea, Johnson plans to decide on his five official visits.
Johnson saw his stock skyrocket this summer with his performance on the AAU circuit. Analysts are now listing him among the top 30 prospects in the country.