Class of 2013 LB Quinton Powell (6-2 195) of Daytona Beach has offers from USC, Florida and Miami and is hearing from Arkansas, Notre Dame and Tennessee. He has visited USC, Florida and Alabama.
"I really liked South Carolina and Florida because they really feel like a family," Powell said. "I am going to school to be a student so I really liked the commitment to academics at South Carolina. It's nice. I think they're an up and coming program."
He does not have any scheduled visits but plans a return trip to Columbia.
Through three games, Powell is leading his team in sacks and had 20 total tackles.
He does not have a favorite.