Shooting guard Sindarius Thornwell (Lancaster, S.C./Oak Hill), ranked No. 44 in the 2013 class, verbally committed to South Carolina on Monday evening. Thornwell announced his decision via his Twitter account.
Thornwell had narrowed his choices to the Gamecocks and N.C. State. He is the second recruit to pick South Carolina in the last week, joining center Desmond Ringer (McDonough, Ga./Eagles Landing).