- Derek Tyson, RecruitingNation
There was plenty of recruiting news in the Southeastern Conference over the weekend. There were a few key commits and several top high school performances. Here is a look at the latest news around the SEC.
Biggest commitment: ESPN 300 offensive tackle Donell Stanley (Latta, S.C./Latta) committed to South Carolina on Friday. The 197th-ranked player in the nation chose the Gamecocks over rival Clemson, Alabama, USC and UNC. South Carolina now has 13 commitments including 5 if the ESPN 300.
Thanks to all the #Gamecock love I received yesterday feels great to b apart of the family #WeCocky #GamecockNation
— Donell Stanley (@DonellStanley72) October 12, 2013
Auburn picked up a commitment from three-star athlete Myron Burton Jr. (Suwanee, Ga./Peachtree Ridge). Though listed as an athlete, Auburn is recruiting Burton as a wide receiver. He announced his decision on Twitter on Saturday after visiting the Tigers for their win over Western Carolina:
Officially committed to Auburn University! Thanks to everyone that supported me along the way. #Blessed #WDE #WarEagle
— Myron Burton (@myronburton3) October 12, 2013
Best weekend performances: Many SEC commits were in action this weekend. Here's a look at some of the top performances: