Six Gamecocks football commitments in new Rivals250

GoGamecocks staff reportsMay 20, 2014 

Sherrod Pittman from First Coast High in Jacksonville, Fla.

DWAYNE MCLEMORE — dmclemore@thestate.com

Six class of 2015 South Carolina commitments are ranked in the latest release of the Rivals250.

Leading the way is Bluffton High defensive end Shameik Blackshear at No. 27 in the country. He was No. 15 in the last installment of the list.

The Gamecocks are No. 5 in the latest Rivals team recruiting rankings with 11 commitments.

USC had four commitments on the final Rivals250 list for the 2014 signing class (Dante Sawyer, Bryson Allen-Williams, Dexter Wideman and Wesley Green).

Below is the full list of 2015 USC pledges on the list. All are considered four-star prospects by Rivals.

... No. 27: Shameik Blackshear, DE, Bluffton

... No. 72: Sherrod Pittman, LB, Jacksonville, Fla.

... No. 108: Mark Fields, DB, Cornelius, N.C.

... No. 128: Lorenzo Nunez, QB Kennesaw, Ga.

... No. 207: Jalen Christian, WR, Damascus Md.

... No. 233: Dexter "D.J" Neal, WR, Stone Mountain, Ga.

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