RB Henry Parrish of Miami, who took an official visit to USC over the weekend, told Gamecock Central he probably is finished with visits and will choose between the Gamecocks and Pitt. He has been committed to the Panthers since the summer. And he said he thinks his ultimate choice will be USC. Miami also has been making a push for him.
LB Len’Neth Whitehead of Athens, GA also took an official visit to USC over the weekend. He also visited USC earlier in the season and was in for a camp in June. He also plays running back and has talked with his recruiters about playing that position as well. He has also taken an official visit to Tennessee. Whitehead also lists Georgia, Georgia Tech, Texas, Texas A&M and Wisconsin on his short list.
2021 QB Colten Gauthier of Dacula, GA was at USC Saturday for an unofficial visit. It was his first game at Williams-Brice Stadium. He also visited USC in the spring and summer. Last week he was offered by Missouri. Some of his other offers are Boston College, Colorado, Duke, Kentucky, Louisville, West Virginia, Virginia Tech, Pitt, Georgia Tech and Miami. He’s also getting interest from Clemson which he visited earlier in the season.
Other confirmed visitors to USC Saturday include Myrtle Beach WR Darius Hough, 2021 DE Kaseem Vauls of Irmo, 2021 LB Aces Scott of Hillcrest, 2021 ATH Makhi Bailey of Huntersville, NC, 2021 WR/CB Ron Benjamin of Central, 2022 WR Miquel Mason of Ridge View, 2022 DL Antonio Gaines of Ridge View and 2023 QB Grayson Loftis of Blue Ridge.
Benjamin said he had a big time on his visit. ” I loved it. I had a nice talk with the coaches and I love the atmosphere there. It felt like home. Hopefully I’ll be in garnet and black. Coach BMac (Brian McClendon) asked me how I was doing and he told to keep doing what I’m doing, and he likes what he sees out of me. He said he’ll be in touch with me.” Benjamin also is hearing from Kentucky, Middle Tennessee, Penn State, Harvard and others.
2021 WR JJ Jones of Myrtle Beach went to North Carolina Saturday for the Clemson game and plans to go to West Virginia this coming weekend.
USC offered 2022 RB Ramon Brown of Chesterfield, VA.
Byrnes RB Rahjai Harris committed to East Carolina. Had a 300 yard rushing night Friday night.
South Aiken TE Jesse Sanders was offered by Marshall.