4-star ATH commits to Gamecocks over Tigers
|Tuesday, December 15, 2015, 11:07 AM- -|
4-star athlete Bryan Edwards from Conway, S.C. has committed to South Carolina on Tuesday according to his Twitter account.
Edwards chose the Gamecocks over the Tigers as he had visited South Carolina over this past weekend.
The consensus 4-star recruit had offers from California, Clemson, Duke, Florida, Georgia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia Tech and Wake Forest. South Carolina offered him as a high school freshman which was his first college offer.
The Clemson coaching staff was recruiting Edwards at the safety position than his preferred position at wide receiver. Edwards will more than likely play wide receiver for the Gamecocks.
He had taken visits to Clemson including its Junior Day, the Dabo Swinney Football camp, S.C. State game, Florida State game, South Carolina game and several others. Clemson offered on Dec. 12, 2013.
Edwards had 53 receptions for 969 yards and nine touchdowns this season before going down with a knee injury. As a sophomore, he had 17 receptions for 225 yards and 9 touchdowns. On defense, he had 36 tackles, 2 forced fumbles and 7 pass break-ups.
In 41 high school games, Edwards had a remarkable 188 receptions for 2,562 yards and 32 touchdowns.
He was invited to the U.S. Army All-American Game and the Shrine Bowl but he will still be rehabbing his knee.
#Boooommm! ??— Bryan Edwards (@Edwards_Bryan4) December 15, 2015
Let's ride bro! Welcome to the fam! ???@Edwards_Bryan4— Perry Orth (@PerryOrth10) December 15, 2015