5-10 Gabby Elliott of Detroit committed to the Clemson women. She’s ranked 42nd nationally by ESPN. Maryland, Minnesota, North Carolina, Pitt and Marquette were others on her short list.

2021 PG 6-1 Jacobi Wright of Legacy Early College in Greenville visited USC  last Saturday.

2022 QB Ty Simpson of Martin, TN, who visited Clemson for the Florida State game and is drawing interest from the Tigers, will visit LSU this Saturday.

Blythewood 2021 OG Trevor Timmons (6-3 255) is just starting to see his recruiting pick up since he missed the summer recruiting and camp rounds due to an injury.   He was offered earlier this month by Illinois.  He visited USC for the Charleston Southern game and got the chance to talk with OL coach Eric Wolford.  “He said he likes my film a lot and he’s keeping an eye on me. He said he liked my athleticism, how I can pull and change direction.”  Timmons also enjoyed the experience of his first USC game.  “It was great. It was Ryan’s (Hilinski) first game at QB I believe and seeing the fans rally behind him was amazing.   I also loved how USC kept their composure even in a lopsided victory.”  Timmons said NC State, which he also has visited,  Wake Forest, Florida State, Michigan State and Coastal Carolina are also keeping tabs.

TE Arik Gilbert of Marietta, GA, who was offered and recruited by Clemson,  committed to LSU.  He also has Alabama, Georgia and Texas A&M as his finalists.  Gilbert visited Clemson unofficially but never made it in for an official visit. 

2021 PK Will Fowler of Spartanburg plans to visit Clemson Saturday.

2021 PG Tyler Rice of Ridge View was offered by Western Carolina.