Junior RB Donte Thomas-Williams (6-2 215) of Durham, NC has already accrued 17 offers including USC and Clemson. Some of the other offers are LSU, Notre Dame, Syracuse, Ohio State, Alabama, North Carolina, NC State, Georgia and Georgia Tech.
"If they have interest in me, I have interest in them," Thomas-Williams said.
He went to North Carolina, NC State and Duke for games last season. He visited Clemson last summer. "Clemson seemed pretty interested when I visited," he said. "I pretty much felt like I was a home." He also visited Georgia and Alabama last summer.
Thomas-Williams also is interested in USC. "I like how their offense is," he said. "They show running backs a lot of love. I like their style of offense."
Thomas-Williams said he's a north-south runner with a burst. He rushed for 750 yards and 6 touchdowns last season. He does not claim favorites.