While South Carolina's recruiting class hasn't garnered much buzz, the coaches knew exactly what they were doing. While skill players grab stars and headlines, the Gamecocks went with a different approach in this year's recruiting cycle.
The in-state "star" talent wasn't there in 2012. So, they decided to build from the trenches.
The Gamecocks grabbed five massive offensive linemen that will be formidable SEC linemen in the coming years. While many media outlets won't praise a haul like that, the future looks bright at one of the most important and underrated parts of football.
Let's take a look at the new offensive linemen.