USC made the to six with DE Deonte Anderson (6-4 215) of Fort Meade, FL. Anderson also included on his short list UCF, Nebraska, Georgia Tech, Penn State and Mississippi State. Former USC head coach Will Muschamp offered Anderson off his junior season of 14 sacks. “I’m feeling good about them. I like the coaches and the communications with them. They would use me as a wide out defensive end. They like my first step and how explosive I am.” He is rated as a three-star in the 247Sports Composite and ranked 25th nationally among weakside defensive ends.
USC target TE Bryson Nesbit of Charlotte committed to North Carolina. He’s the son of former Gamecock star OL Jamar Nesbit who currently is the sideline announcer for the Gamecock football broadcasts. He had the Gamecocks in his final five along with Virginia Tech, UCLA and Ole Miss.
Former USC commitment LB Bryce Steele of Raleigh committed to Boston College.
One time USC target CB Dontae Balfour named Auburn and Missouri as his final 2.
2022 CB Jaheim Singletary of Jacksonville named a final 4 of Clemson, Florida, Georgia and Ohio State. He will announce on January 2nd.
USC offered 2024 QB Jaylen Bester (6-3 180) of Kennesaw, GA. He also has offers from Georgia Tech and Florida State.
South Pointe DB Jordan Mahoney committed to UMass.
Clover OL JD Therrell committed to Charlotte.