South Carolina football recruiting: Gamecocks’ 2019 class includes pair of 4-star prospects

The 2019 South Carolina recruiting class is off to a hot start with a pair of 4-star prospects committed to sign with Will Muschamp.

But the Gamecocks have already lost one commitment from the group: 3-star linebacker Ahdarrious Gee, who was the first prospect in their 2019 class.

Below is an update on where things stand for the next recruiting cycle:

Where South Carolina class ranks

The 2019 South Carolina recruiting class enters the weekend as the No. 11-ranked group in the country, according to the 247Sports composite. The Gamecocks are sixth among teams from the SEC.

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Dwindling 2019 spots

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Offers by the numbers

  • Reported offers: 178
  • 5-star offers: 11
  • 4-star offers: 98
  • In-state recruits offered: 5
  • North Carolina recruits offered: 16

Commits

  • DE Rodricus Fitten, 4 stars, Washington (Atlanta)
  • WR Jamario Holley, 4 stars, Northwestern (Rock Hill, S.C.)
  • T Mark Fox Jr., 3 stars, Northwestern (Miami)
  • G/C Vincent Murphy, 3 stars, St. Thomas Aquinas (Fort Lauderdale, Fla.)
  • DE Devontae Davis, 3 stars, Georgia Military College (Milledgeville, Ga.)
  • T Jaylen Nichols, 3 stars, Myers Park (Charlotte, N.C.)

Top 3 uncommitted targets

5-star RB Quavaris Crouch (Charlotte, N.C.)

South Carolina is firmly in contention for the No. 17 overall prospect in the country. Other suitors include Clemson, Michigan and Stanford.

5-star DE Zacch Pickens (Anderson, S.C.)

Among his options, South Carolina could be in the best position, but Clemson and Georgia will provide stiff competition.

4-star DE Savion Jackson (Clayton, N.C.)

South Carolina will host him for an official visit in June. Recruiting rival Virginia Tech is receiving consideration, along with North Carolina State.

Position breakdown

Here’s a breakdown of the number of commits by position and how many are projected to be signed:

  • QB: 0/1
  • RB: 0/2
  • TE: 0/1
  • WR: 1/2 (Holley)
  • OL: 3/5 (Fox, Murphy, Nichols)
  • DL: 2/5 (Davis, Fitten)
  • ILB: 0/1
  • OLB: 0/1
  • CB: 0/2
  • S: 0/2

Geographical breakdown

Here’s a breakdown of South Carolina commits by state:

  • South Carolina: 2 (Davis, Holley)
  • Georgia: 1 (Fitten)
  • Florida: 2 (Fox, Murphy)
  • North Carolina: 1 (Nichols)

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