SS Marcus Mooney of Palm Beach State JC, FL, the brother of former USC shortstop Peter Mooney, has committed to the Gamecocks for the 2013 class reports John Whittle of TheBigSpur. He also considered NC State, Florida State, Miami and Florida Atlantic. He will have three years of eligibility.
His team won the Florida JUCO championship this past season and finished second in the Junior College World Series. This past season Mooney batted .327 with 30 RBIs and 18 stolen bases.