Byron Best Picks Up First Offer

CB Byron Best has been watching his recruitment take top flight right before his very own eyes. In fact the Greenwood High star recently informed that he picked up his first major scholarship offer. Come inside and find out who was the first program to offer the 5-10, 180 pound lockdown corner from Greenwood, SC… first introduced Palmetto State football fans to Byron Best after his blistering performance at the UnderArmour/ Combine, where he recorded a 43 inch vertical and a mind-boggling 4.37 in the forty yard dash.

After an elite performance by Best at the combine, several wondered who'd be the first major program to throw an offer on the table for the Greenwood High corner. Well, the suspense has ended. Byron Best has picked up his first major scholarship offer, courtesy of the ACC.

"I got my first offer from North Carolina," Best told in a recent interview. "I haven't received a written offer from them yet, but they called me to let me know about it. It feels real good getting that first one in, but I have to stay real humble with it."

Although Best seems quite flattered with the offer from the Tarheels, he wants to explore his options a little more, as he plans to camp with a couple of SEC powers over the summer; South Carolina and Georgia

Byron is nowhere near his final decision. He will continue to take things one day at a time, and will proceed to the next step whenever he finds the right niche… "All schools are great, and everybody has a pretty campus for the most part," Best said. "But, I have to find what fits me. Everybody's their own man. Some people may like Clemson, and some may like Georgia, but it's about what fits that person." will continue to bring you the best and most in-depth coverage of the state's top prospects like Byron Best each and every week. Join us on the message boards with any further questions you might have about any of the players and teams from the Palmetto State. is the new #1 source for everything concerning South Carolina high school football and basketball recruiting news.

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