Emerald TE Luke Deal Monday was offered by Clemson. “It’s really exciting, a school that I’ve loved since I was little. It’s awesome.” Deal also has added recent offers from Florida, Michigan, Southern Cal, Purdue, Auburn, Notre Dame, Georgia and NC State. He said he’s also had recent contact from USC but no indication of an offer. Deal visited Florida last Saturday and plans to visit Clemson Friday after school and Auburn this Saturday.
Clemson offered LB Makiya Tongue (6-2 210) of Baton Rouge, LA. He was at Texas A&M’s junior day Saturday. Other offers include Auburn, Indiana, Kansas, Kansas State, Kentucky, Tennessee, Missouri and Texas.
USC commitment ATH Bryce Thompson confirmed to 247Sports that he visited Tennessee Saturday. His coach at Dutch Fork Tom Knotts said last week Thompson would be visiting the Vols this weekend.
OL John Gelotte (6-6 270) of Dorman was offered by Northwestern. He also has offers from Coastal Carolina and Appalachian State. USC and Clemson have had light contact.
QB Taylor Eggers of Richmond visited Clemson and USC Friday.
DB Tayvion Land of Virginia Beach, VA visited USC Friday. He has a Gamecock offer.
Clemson offered DE Raymond Cutts (6-3 215) of Orlando.
Irmo RB Kendrell Flowers was offered Friday by Kent State. He also has offers from Wake Forest and Old Dominion. He plans to visit USC March 2nd and Clemson March 3rd for spring practices. He has visited Georgia Tech, Wake Forest and Coastal Carolina. Last season Flowers rushed for 733 yards and 12 touchdowns and had 431 receiving yards and 5 scores.
USC offered 2020 WR/DB KeAndre Lambert (6-2 180) of Norfolk, VA.
USC offered DB Trent McDuffie (5-11 175) of Bellflower, CA. Some of his other offers are Southern Cal, Oregon, Cal, Duke, LSU, Michigan, Notre Dame and Florida.
DB Marcus Tillman of Orlando plans to take an unofficial visit to Clemson the first week in March. He was offered by the Tigers Saturday.
USC and Clemson target QB Sam Howell of Monroe, NC was offered by Oregon.
USC targets DL Calijah Kancey and LB Samuel Brooks, and commitment OL Mark Fox, all from Miami Northwestern, have changed their visit date to USC from March 3rd to the spring game March 31st.