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Wide receiver Chad Terrell of Dallas, Ga., has a final three of South Carolina, Oregon and N.C. State. Oregon replaces Ole Miss from his previous top three. Terrell took an official visit to Oregon earlier this month. As for a visit to South Carolina, Terrell said, “Yes, but it will not be anytime soon.”
Neither Clemson nor South Carolina have ever been, or will ever be, able to build a championship-caliber football program solely on in-state recruiting. That’s just a numbers game. But what the Palmetto State might lack in quantity, it often makes up for in quality.
Last Friday, Clemson held its annual All-In Cookout. Tiger coach Dabo Swinney invited a small but highly regarded group of uncommitted prospects to join current players and current commitments for an evening of food and fun — with a little recruiting thrown in.
Madison (Ga.) defensive end M.J. Webb has offers from Clemson and South Carolina and thinks highly of both at this point.