Gamecock Live News Blog: July 18, 2014

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July 18 8:08 PM
  • Cocks likely out with Jackson

Scout three-star quarterback Lamar Jackson hasn't eliminated South Carolina, but you don't hear much about them from the talented signal caller. The commitment of Lorenzo Nunez to the Gamecocks likely means that there will not be any other quarterbacks offered in the class of 2015, and with the other quarterbacks offered by Spurrier's crew already committed, Jackson is the Gamecocks last hope if they want to land two in this class.

July 18 6:50 PM
  • Merrick impressive at FSU

Scout five-star offensive guard Jalen Merrick from New Smyrna Beach High School in New Smyrna Beach, Florida looked good in Tallahassee, reports Florida Recruiting Analyst Geoff Vogt.

July 18 6:44 PM
  • Moore holds his own

Scout five-star, seven-foot center Doral Moore from Luella High School in Locust Grove, Georgia held his own at the UA Finals, reports Evan Daniels. Recommended Stories

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