Hometown: Rock Hill,
SC (South Pointe HS)
His former high school coach, Bobby Carroll defended Clowney's decision to wait to decide on his college choice until Valentine's Day.
According to WISTV:
"I've even heard a couple of college coaches say that was a little unfair to schools, but that kid is making a decision for the next three or four years of his life," said Clowney's former coach Bobby Carroll, "That's big! You know, it's not, 'Hey, I'm going to go down there and everything's going to be hunky-dory. I'm going to have fun and play football.' There's a lot more factors involved, and I think he's just weighing all those things."