DE Washington commits to Gamecocks 

May, 10, 2012
5/10/12
1:31
PM ET
Four-star defensive end Devin Washington (Orlando, Fla./Jones) committed on Thursday to play at South Carolina.

The 6-foot-3, 222-pound athlete announced his decision on his Twitter account, @D_W5: "JUST COMMITTED TO THE UNIVERSITY OF SOUTH CAROLINA! #GAMECOCKNATION"

Washington, who chose the Gamecocks over offers from Clemson, N.C. State, Missouri, Ole Miss, USF and UCF among others, said South Carolina was just the best situation for him.
Freshman Quarterbacks A Growing Trend?
Ted Miller looks at how freshman quarterbacks have become more common in college football, and how these "rookie" college players could factor in at several College Football Playoff contenders.
VIDEO PLAYLIST video