USC has moved its visit with DL John Mincey of Homerville, GA from today to Friday to get the last visit. Ole Miss was in yesterday with head coach Matt Luke and his entire defensive staff. Tennessee head coach Jeremy Pruitt will be in on Wednesday. USC’s Travaris Robinson and Lance Thompson are scheduled for Friday. Will Muschamp has had his in home visit. Mincey is 50-50 between the Gamecocks and Vols. Florida State and Ole Miss are seeking a visit this weekend. It’s possible he will take one but not likely considering his basketball schedule and the fact they have a chance to win a region championship. Mincey could have a decision this weekend or the process could roll over to next week.
USC offensive coordinator and receivers coach Bryan McClendon is scheduled to visit WR Warren Thompson of Seffner, FL on Tuesday. Thompson took his official visit to USC last weekend. He’s also expecting his Florida State recruiter to visit him this week. Head coaches Will Muschamp and Willie Taggert have been in to see him. Thompson said USC and Florida State are his top two. He also visited Tennessee.
Georgia head coach Kirby Smart is scheduled to visit DL Rick Sandidge Tuesday. USC’s Will Muschamp and North Carolina’s Larry Fedora are also planning to visit Sandidge this week. Sandidge took his official visit to USC last weekend. The Gamecocks and Bulldogs have emerged as his top two.
DB Mario Goodrich will not visit Arkansas this weekend. He’s been to Clemson, Georgia and LSU. Dabo Swinney was in today and Clemson appears to have the edge.
Former Texas A&M QB Johnny Manziel reached out to Aggie and Clemson target DB Leon O’Neal Monday night via Twitter: “Yo
@WakeEmUp9 we could use some of that top flight security in that secondary in College Station. Come see what Aggieland is all about #GigEm.” O’Neal visited Georgia last weekend and the Bulldogs are also in the mix.
WR Justyn Ross of Phenix City, AL remains undecided between Clemson, Alabama and Auburn. Bama’s Nick Saban made his in home visit last week. Clemson’s Dabo Swinney and Auburn’s Gus Malzahn will make their visits this week. Ross made his official visit to Clemson in November. He was at Alabama and Auburn the last two weekends. He will announce his decision on National Signing Day at 1:00 PM on ESPN.
USC’s Will Muschamp was in Louisa, VA Monday to check out 2019 LB Brandon Smith at his basketball practice.
QB Savion Watson of Chesterfield committed to Newberry.
DE Chance Miller of Northwestern committed to Newberry.
Newberry High RB Amir Abrams committed to Newberry College. He was a finalist for Mr. Football.
Newberry QB Tyriq Goodman committed to Coastal Carolina.