USC Recruiting

Jake Bentley commits to South Carolina: Local, national reaction

Class of 2017 quarterback Jake Bentley of Opelika, Ala., announced a committed to South Carolina on Thursday morning. Here’s what was said about Bentley and the decision.

▪  247Sports national analyst Steve Wiltfong said Bentley (6-4, 220) is one of the top four quarterbacks in the class. “When he’s on, it’s an easy argument to say he’s No. 1,” Wiltfong wrote Thursday. “In addition to the size, Bentley has the arm talent. A powerful young man that can throw some smoke now.” Read more from Wiltfong here.

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