6-11 Brandon Stone of Christ School in Arden, NC, who had considered reclassifying for 2018, said this weekend he “most likely” will stay in the 2019 class. He’s had USC, Pitt, Penn State and Duquesne as his top four. Stone said the Gamecocks plan to scout him this spring and summer.
Per Hale McGranahan of SECCountry, 2020 RB Brandon Fields of Orlando, who also is a baseball prospect, visited USC Sunday and was with Will Muschamp at the baseball game.
LHP Blaise Grove (6-4 215) of Summit Point, WV committed to USC for the 2022 class. Grove made his commitment while on an unofficial visit Saturday. Here’s a brief video of Grove on the mound from PerfectGame:
2022 LHP Blaise Grove (WV) opening up 84-86 mph; big 6-3/190 frame, clean & loose AA, angle to FB w/ life down. pic.twitter.com/ZShOHvSdad
— Jheremy Brown (@JBrownPG) October 21, 2017
DE Zacch Pickens of TL Hanna told Rivals following the Carolina Xposure Showcase Saturday he will visit USC for the spring game March 31st. He visited USC earlier this year and has also been to Clemson, Alabama and Georgia and has interest in Tennessee as well.
6-8 Bryce Golden of Hagerstown, MD has asked for his release from Pitt. Clemson was one of his offers before he committed and he said Saturday that he would be interested in reconnecting with the Tigers. He said he was very interested in Clemson before he committed. Some of his other offers are Maryland, NC State, Penn State, Seton Hall, Xavier and Texas Tech.