USC has offered TE Robbie Ouzts (6-4 240) of Rock Hill per his coach, Bubba Pittman. His reported other offers include Coastal Carolina, Duke, Kentucky, Louisville, NC State, Virginia Tech, Tennessee, Maryland and West Virginia. Pittman said Ouzts is one of those old-school type of football players. “Throwback guy, tough, hard-nosed kid. He is not one to get caught up in the recruiting hype. Just works his tail off everyday to get better. Great kid.” Ouzts also is a basketball player for the Bearcats.
USC commitment DL Alex Huntley of Hammond, who is at the All-American game in San Antonio, told Rivals upon his arrival there Monday he’s considering taking an official visit to Georgia in January. He also said he is still planning to sign with the Gamecocks next month. Huntley has taken an official visit to Virginia.
Paul Strelow of TigerIllustrated reported Monday from his sources the expectation that WR Xzavier Henderson of Miami will announce for Florida during Saturday’s broadcast of the All-American Game. Henderson also has Georgia and Alabama on his short list.
Gilbert QB Jy Tolen received a PWO offer from Tennessee.
TE Marcus Thompson of Greensboro, NC received a PWO offer from USC.
South Aiken TE Jesse Sanders received a PWO offer from Tennessee. He has the same from USC. He also has offers from Coastal Carolina, Georgia State, Army, Akron and Mercer.
ATH Antonio McKnight of CE Murray committed to Savannah State.
Clemson target DE Korey Foreman of Corona, CA is on commitment watch. He tweeted he could commit at anytime. He visited Clemson last summer. Oregon and Southern Cal are viewed as the strongest with him at this point.
CB Corey Collier of Miami has Clemson in his top 10 along with Georgia, Florida State, Florida, LSU, Ohio State, Miami, Penn State, Syracuse and Auburn.
WR Troy Stellato of Ft. Lauderdale has Clemson in his top 5 with Ohio State, Alabama, LSU, North Carolina and Southern Cal.
USC is in the top 6 with DT Taizse Johnson of Washington, DC. The others are Alabama, Ohio State, Texas A&M, Maryland and Florida. #13 ranked DT in the country by 247Sports composite.
Dillon WR Ahmari Huggins was offered by Indiana.
Myrtle Beach WR JJ Jones was offered by Duke and Toledo.