DB CJ Smith of West Palm Beach, FL said Thursday night he will be at USC Saturday for the Louisiana Tech game and it will be an official visit. Smith is a former Florida commitment who has received a lot of national recruiting attention since decommitting in July. He also has official visits set with Oklahoma October 6th and Ole Miss October 20th. He has been focused the most on the Gamecocks, Sooner and Rebels with Oklahoma out front. Travaris Robinson has been recruiting him for USC.
As for other football official visits of note this weekend. USC target DB Israel Mukuamu of Bossier City, LA will visit Indiana, USC target LB Dax Hollifield of Shelby, NC will visit Florida State and Irmo DE Trajan Jeffcoat will visit Missouri.
USC target DB Saivion Smith of Mississippi Gulf Coast JC added offers from Ole Miss and Mississippi State.
Clemson will host another of its basketball targets this weekend on an official visit in 6-7 Hunter Tyson of Monroe, NC. Tyson also has visited Davidson and he told us earlier this month his decision would come down to the Tigers and Wildcats. Tyson averaged 27 points and 10 rebounds per game last season.
USC women’s coach Dawn Staley has three highly recruited uncommitted prospects scheduled for official visits this weekend in 6-2 Aquira Decosta of Sacramento, 5-11 Christyn Williams of Little Rock, AR and 6-4 Olivia Nelson-Ododa of Winder, GA. Decosta has visited Southern Cal and Louisville and also has visits scheduled with Tennessee and Baylor. Williams has been to UCLA and has other visits scheduled with Tennessee, Texas and Connecticut. Nelson Ododa also has Stanford, Duke, Connecticut, Georgia and Florida State on her short list.
6-6 Zion Williamson of Spartanburg Day makes his first of five official visits this weekend to Kentucky. He also is scheduled for officials to Duke, UCLA, Kansas, and possibly North Carolina. He has taken unofficials to Clemson and USC.
Other basketball visits of note this weekend include PG Alex Lomax of Memphis, who holds a USC offer, to Ole Miss and Clemson target PG Anthony Nelson of South Kent, CT who will visit Dayton. He is scheduled for Seton Hall next week and Clemson the following weekend.
USC target 6-8 Simi Shittu of Vermont Academy set three of his official visits as Vanderbilt October 6th, Arizona November 3rd and North Carolina November 10th. He’s not sure whether he’ll take two more visits during the season or after. He told 247Sports USC is the only other schools he’s considering right now.
Clemson offered 2019 7-0 center Balsa Koprivica of Windermere, FL Thursday. Assistant coach Steve Smith was at his school, Windermere Prep, to scout him and the offer came following that evaluation.