As has been the case for the all the SEC games this season, a large group of prospects is expected to attend Saturday's game against Tennessee.
Several committed prospects will be making their official visits, and two uncommitted propects will be in on official visits.
The two uncommitted prospects making official visits will be TE Drew Owens of Charlotte and DB Sheldon Royster of Jersey City, N.J.
Owens will be making is third official visit. He's also been to North Carolina and Michigan. He will also visit N.C. State Nov. 12 before making his decision.
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Royster will be making his first official visit but his second visit to USC. He came in for an unofficial visit in July. Royster also is scheduled for an official visit to Miami Dec. 10 and also wants to visit Rutgers.
Players committed to the Gamecocks planning to make their official visits are DB Brison Williams, LB Brandon Golson, DE Kelcy Quarles, DE Lorenzo Mauldin, RB Shon Carson and DL Deon Green. Green may be a late scratch because his mother has been ill and may not be able to make it in this weekend.
The following uncommitted prospects have indicated they plan to be at the Tennessee game:
-- QB Shamier Jeffery of Calhoun County ... this will be his fourth game at USC. He's also been to Auburn, Clemson and Kentucky for games. Wants to set official visits with USC, Kentucky, Auburn and Tennessee.
-- DL Phillip Dukes of Manning ... USC is close leader over Clemson...this will be third game at USC...has also been to a game at Clemson...plans to set official visits with USC, Clemson, Alabama and North Carolina...Miami is a possible fifth visit
-- DE Jadeveon Clowney of South Pointe ... this will be his third game at USC...he's also been to Clemson for a game...plans to set official visits with USC, Alabama, Ohio State, Miami and Florida State. He's not claiming a favorite.
-- DL Gerald Dixon Jr. of Northwestern ... this will be his third game at USC...hes not been to a game anywhere else...USC and Maryland are his offers and he favors the Gamecocks.
-- DE Gerald Dixon of South Pointe ... making his third game at USC...has a top group of USC, Tennessee, Wake Forest and NC State with no favorite.
-- TE Jerrell Adams of Scotts Branch ... this will be his third game at USC...continues to favor the Gamecocks over Clemson, Florida and Auburn.
-- DB Dominique Cooper of Darlington ... this will be his third game at USC...USC continues to recruit him strictly as a safety and he wants to play RB in college...SC State, East Carolina and North Carolina Central are his other offers.
-- LB Dexter Staley of Williston-Elko ... he'll be attending his second game at USC this season...also plans to go to Florida for a game...favoring the Gamecocks over the Gators...
-- LB Cedric Cooper of Lithonia, GA ... also has visited Ole Miss and is scheduled for an official visit to USC for the Troy game...also plans to set official visits with Clemson and Ole Miss.