DB Lakevious Battle (6-0 175) of Tarboro, NC just heard from USC is and now trying to plan a visit to Columbia. "One of their coaches just talked to me and now I'm trying to plan a visit," said Battle.
He has not garnered any offers yet but is hearing from Duke, NC State, and East Carolina along with the Gamecocks. This summer he expects to visit Duke, Wake Forest, East Carolina, and Virginia as well.
Battle says he expects to start receiving offers after he visits some schools. "I haven't had a a chance to go anywhere," he said. "I think East Carolina will become more interested once I visit."
Last year, Battle had six interceptions returning two for scores and 55 tackles. He also had 420 receiving yards and eight touchdowns on the offensive side of the ball.
He says his favorites are North Carolina and NC State. "I grew up a North Carolina fan in both football and basketball."