June 27, 2007

Matthews joins talented, deep defensive line

Cliff Matthews was one of South Carolina's highest-profile recruits this past recruiting cycle.

Now he hopes the thousands of USC fans who closely monitored his recruiting and who attend Gamecock football games at Williams-Brice Stadium this fall will be watching him perform on the field in USC's newly designed garnet and black uniforms.

Matthews could play an integral role at defensive end for USC, joining four impressive newcomers (Travian Robertson, Ladi Ajiboye, Clifton Geathers and Jonathan Williams) and several holdovers to form what many people believe will be USC's deepest and most talented defensive line in recent memory.

Matthews doesn't plan to waste much time before showcasing his skills when fall camp starts in early August.

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