Created: Fri, 16 Aug 2013 02:12:00 EST
Updated: Fri, 16 Aug 2013 02:39:40 EST
WOLO (COLUMBIA, S.C.) -- The Gamecocks have reportedly gained a verbal commitment from a big wide receiver out of Atlanta, Ga.
On Friday Terry Googer (6'4'', 209 pounds), a 3-star recruit. pledge his commitment to South Carolina.
Googer told recruiting website 247Sports, “When I made my last visit to South Carolina in early July, I knew it was the place for me and I pulled the trigger and committed,” Googer said. “I liked the system already, but when they showed me the academic side of the program, I knew then that I loved everything about South Carolina. It feels great to be committed to South Carolina and a relief to be done with the process.”
Googer is playing quarterback for Woodward Academy in Georgia.
“I am a big receiver, so they said they will use me often and early ingoalline situations and sometimes in the slot,” Googer said. “I love that because I feel like I can go up over defenders and come down with the ball," Googer told 247Sports.
Googer is rated as the No. 45 wide receiver nationally and the No. 28 player from Georgia, per the 247Sports rankings.
The Gamecocks now have 13 commitments for the 2014 class.