LB Tony Straughter (6-1 211) of Georgia Military JC has been a USC commitment but in recent weeks had talked about possibly switching to South Florida to make it easier for his paralyzed father to get to his games.
But Straughter told GamecockCentral.com he has firmed up his commitment to the Gamecocks and won't change his mind. Straughter met Thursday night with USC recruiters Ron Cooper, Steve Spurrier Jr., John Hunt and Brad Lawing and told them he had decided to stick with his commitment with his father's blessings. Straughter said he would visit USC unofficially during bowl practice, and he plans to enroll in school in January.
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