The summer recruiting trail is starting to pick up for the South Carolina Gamecocks as head ball coach Steve Spurrier has his staff actively pursuing a number of highly rated prospects.
The Gamecocks are in the mix to land five of the top 10 junior college recruits, which is a staggering number of players who are probably more ready than others to have an immediate impact.
Among the high school seniors, South Carolina has positioned itself as an elite program that is ready to take the next step toward winning an SEC title and making the new playoff system.
The Gamecocks are building a top defense while establishing a powerful offense that can compete at the highest level. Recruits are taking notice of the recent success of Spurrier's teams, and the staff is using this on the recruiting trail.
The Gamecocks are after many upper-tier prospects; however, here are the five 2015 recruits that South Carolina fans should be following this summer.