Another USC target is close to coming off the board with a decision. WR Derwin Burgess (5-11 177) of Riverdale, GA tweeted Sunday that he is close on announcing his commitment. He has not specified a time and date. Burgess has been working with a short list of USC, Georgia Tech, Indiana, Tennessee, Florida State and Coastal Carolina. The three-star prospect visited USC in March and had planned a return trip until the pandemic erupted. Last season he caught 28 passes for 463 yards and 5 touchdowns.
USC offered 2022 RB Kevin Winston of Hyattsville, MD. He also has offers form Penn State, Pitt, Tennessee, Syracuse, Michigan State and Maryland. He has a three-star rating by 247Sports.
USC target LB Tavareon Martin-Scott of Dodge City JC, KS was offered by Texas Tech.
SS Michael Robinson (6-3 205) of Walters State JC, TN Sunday committed to USC for this year’s class. Walters hit .309 with 8 RBIs in 20 games in 2020. He committed 1 error in 48 chances. He replaces SS Sawyre Thornton in the class. Per John Whittle of TheBigSpur, Thornton has opted to return to junior college for next season. He played for Angelina College in Texas this past season.
The USC women offered 2022 6-4 Maya Nnaji of Hopkins, MN, ranked #8 nationally by ESPN.
Wake Forest offered 2023 6-9 Jordan Butler of Christ Church. He also has an offer from Georgia Tech.
2023 6-7 Brandon Gardner of Gray Collegiate was offered by Illinois.
6-6 Matt Davis of John’s Creek, GA committed to Charleston Southern.