COLUMBIA, SC (WIS) - The University of South Carolina has announced their 2010 recruiting class.
Brand-new Gamecocks are listed by name, position, hometown and high school/junior college:
- Javon Bell WR Jacksonville, Fla. (Ribault)
- A.J. Cann OL Bamberg, S.C. (Bamberg-Ehrhardt)
- Matt Coffee FB Mary Esther, Fla. (Fort Walton Beach)
- Patrick Fish K Shelby, N.C. (Burns)
- Cody Gibson OL Havana, Fla. (Lincoln)
- Toquavius Gilchrist LB Abbeville, S.C. (Abbeville/Butler County CC)
- Sharrod Golightly DB Decatur, Ga. (Southwest DeKalb)
- Brandon Golson LB St. Matthews, S.C. (Calhoun County)
- Victor Hampton DB Darlington, S.C. (Darlington)
- Byron Jerideau DL Green Pond, S.C. (Colleton County/Fort Scott CC)
- Nick Jones WR Moore, S.C. (Byrnes)
- Marcus Lattimore TB Duncan, S.C. (Byrnes)
- Du'Von Millsap OL Buford, Ga. (Buford)
- Ronald Patrick OL Cocoa, Fla. (Cocoa)
- Kelcy Quarles DL Hodges, S.C. (Greenwood)
- Corey Robinson OL Havelock, N.C. (Havelock)
- Ace Sanders WR Brandenton, Fla. (Manatee)
- Cadarious Sanders DB LaGrange, Ga. (Troup County)
- Connor Shaw QB Flowery Branch, Ga. (Flowery Branch)
- Corey Simmons DL Lawrenceville, Ga. (Greater Atlanta Christian)
- J.T. Surratt DL Winston-Salem, N.C. (Parkland)
- Dylan Thompson QB Boiling Springs, S.C. (Boiling Springs)
- Brison Williams DB Warner Robins, Ga. (Northside)
- Tramell Williams OL Jacksonville, Fla. (Lee)
Coffee, Gilchrist and Shaw have already enrolled at USC for the current semester.
The Gamecocks signed three four-star recruits and one five-star recruit this season:
Cann, a four-star recruit, was named the second-best center in the country by Rivals.com and the third-best offensive guard by ESPN.com. Coffee, a four-star recruit, was named the 19th best "athlete" in the country by Rivals.com.
Lattimore, a five-star recruit, was named the second-best wide receiver in the entire country by Rivals.com. Quarles, a four-star recruit, was named the ninth-best defensive tackle by Rivals.com.