The Gamecocks gained a big boost to its running game Saturday afternoon. Three-star running back Kyshaun Bryan has committed to South Carolina.
The Fort Lauderdale, Fla., native announced his decision on Twitter.
— ManChild™ (@KyshaunB) April 30, 2016
Bryan is rated as the No. 25 running back in the Class of 2017 and the No. 55 player in the state, according to 247Sports.com. He had a reported 16 offers and chose the Gamecocks over SEC foes Florida, LSU and Mississippi State. He also received offers from high-profile suitors such as Ohio State, North Carolina, Clemson, Michigan and Florida State.
Bryan is South Carolina’s eighth commitment for the Class of 2017. Earlier on Saturday, wide receiver Shawn Smith (Brunswick, Ga.) committed to the Gamecocks.