Report: South Carolina lands commitment from 4-star 2019 LB out of North Carolina
The South Carolina Gamecocks are on a roll on the recruiting trails lately, and on Saturday evening, they added another key piece to their 2019 class.
According to a report from 247Sports, the Gamecocks landed the latest recruit from neighboring North Carolina.
Per the report, 4-star 2019 OLB Derek Boykins committed to the Gamecocks following an official visit this weekend.
Will Muschamp already sent out his usual “SpursUp!” tweet, welcoming Boykins to the 2019 class:
— Will Muschamp (@CoachWMuschamp) June 2, 2018
According to 247Sports, Boykins is the No. 26 outside linebacker in the class of 2019 and the No. 14 overall recruit from the state of North Carolina.
The Gamecocks now have 14 players in their 2019 class, which ranks No. 3 in the SEC and No. 4 nationally, per 247Sports.
Below, check out some of Boykins’ junior year highlights, courtesy of Hudl: