The Scout Hotlist feature is the best way to get breaking news on all of the recruits you follow. We sort through the thousands of Scout news stories that mention a recruit who holds an offer from South Carolina, and determine their relevance to future Gamecock recruiting classes.
From Scout National Recruiting analyst Jamie Newberg: Jalen Merrick (New Smyna Beach, Fla.) is a four star offensive line prospect from the Sunshine State. Merrick, 6-foot-4, 330-pounds, is the No. 13 ranked offensive guard in this 2015 class. At this point Merrick is down to four schools – South Carolina, Miami, Florida and Alabama.
Although committed to Florida Atlantic for three months, Fort Lauderdale St. Thomas Aquinas cornerback Rashard Causey says he is taking a closer look at the schools aggressively recruiting him, report our Wisconsin Insiders.