With senior running back Cory Boyd graduating and moving on to pursue his NFL dreams, that opens the door for another back to step in and help fill his void in the Gamecock offense. One player that hopes to step into that role is 4-star USC commitment Eric Baker, who has finished up at prep school and plans to enroll at South Carolina in January. Read inside for all the details.
December 26, 2007
Today, in part two of a four-part series, GamecockAnthem.com checks up on South Carolina running back commitment Eric Baker, who's attending Fork Union Military Academy this fall in an effort to qualify academically. How's Baker doing on the football field and in the classroom at Fork Union? Is he on track to enroll at South Carolina in January? Read inside for those answers and much more.
September 26, 2007
Edward H. White (Jacksonville, FL) 3-star running back Eric Baker made an official visit to South Carolina this weekend. The dynamic backfield prospect entered into the visit favoring South Carolina, and after enjoying his time at USC, Baker decided to commit to the Gamecocks.
December 3, 2006
The South Carolina Gamecocks have already landed one premier running back in the 2007 recruiting class in T.L. Hanna (Anderson, SC) standout Brian Maddox, but the Carolina coaches would like to sign another top tailback to complement Maddox in the Gamecock backfield for years to come. They may have found their man in Edward H. White (Jacksonville, FL) 3-star tailback Eric Baker.
November 9, 2006