One of the most highly regarded prospects among the official visitors at USC last weekend was OT Ryan Brubaker (6-6 280) of Stevens, PA. He is a four-star prospect and is ranked the #24 offensive tackle in his class and the #7 prospect in his state. He has narrowed his decision to USC, Penn State (where his father played), Tennessee, Vanderbilt and Stanford.
Along with USC, Brubaker also has taken official visits to Stanford and Penn State. He will take his official visit to Tennessee this weekend and then one to Vanderbilt the last weekend in June. He plans a decision in July.
Here’s Brubaker’s review of his two days with the Gamecocks:
His thoughts on the facilities, the city of Columbia and the USC campus:
On his conversation with offensive line coach Greg Adkins:
On what he heard from head coach Shane Beamer in their sit-down meeting:
On where USC stands with him after the official visit:
DT Travis Shaw of Greensboro, NC named a top four of Clemson, North Carolina, Georgia and North Carolina A&T. He visited Clemson and North Carolina last week.
Clemson target DE Jihaad Campbell visited Rutgers Tuesday.
2023 DE Ashton Porter (6-4 235) of Cypress, TX visited Clemson Monday.
USC target WR Addison Copeland of Buffalo committed to Pitt. He took an official visit there over the weekend. He was scheduled for an official visit to USC this weekend.
2023 LB Whit Weeks (6-2 190) of Watkinsville, GA,. who was offered by USC under Will Muschamp, was offered by Shane Beamer.
Daniel QB Trent Pearman, son of Clemson staffer Danny Pearman, was given a PWO offer by Alabama.
DE Ja’Maurion Frankin (6-5 230) of Lake City was offered by East Carolina.
DE Kaseem Vauls of Palmetto Prep, formerly of Irmo, was offered by Alabama A&M.
USC offered 2023 6-0 Trevor Smith of Newport News, VA. He also has offers from Florida, Georgetown, Virginia Tech, Old Dominion, Saint Louis, Oral Roberts and VCU.
2023 6-10 Brandon White of Spencer, NC was offered by USC. Louisville, Wake Forest, Pitt, Maryland, Ole Miss, Virginia Tech and NC State are some other offers.
2023 6-7 Wesley Tubbs of Charlotte was offered by USC. Cincinnati, USF and Texas A&M are other offers.
2023 6-7 Kaleb Glenn of Louisville was offered by USC. He’s rated a four-star and ranked the #9 small forward nationally and the #1 prospect in Kentucky for his class in the 247Sports Composite. Indiana, Xavier, Louisville, Wake Forest, West Virginia, Cincinnati, Arizona State and Iowa State are among his offers.
2023 6-7 Gregory Jackson of Ridge View was offered Tuesday by North Carolina, NC State, Tennessee, Maryland, LSU and the College of Charleston.
2023 6-8 Brandon Gardner of Gray Collegiate was offered by Kansas, Auburn, Maryland and Memphis Tuesday.
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