Posted On: 10/11/21 8:34 AM

This summer the 2022 Palmetto State Class saw some players leave the state. Julian Phillips Julian Phillips 6'8" | SF Link Academy | 2022 #24 Nation MO and Jazian Gortman Jazian Gortman 6'2" | PG Keenan | 2022 #32 Nation SC decided on other plans. Phillips is at Link Academy (MO) and recently committed to LSU for next year. Gortman decided to skip college and join Overtime Elite. 

Who will be #1 in the 2022 Class ? Noah Clowney Noah Clowney 6'10" | PF Dorman | 2022 State #80 Nation SC takes over the spot from Dorman HS.  Noah has it narrowed down to Indiana, Florida, Alabama and Virginia Tech for his services. 

#2 MJ Collins MJ Collins 6'4" | CG Westminster Catawba | 2022 State #118 Nation SC plays at Westminster Catawba in Rock Hill. Collins is off to the ACC to play at Virginia Tech. Collins ran this summer with Team Curry on the Grassroots Circuit. 

#3 Perry Smith Jr Perry Smith Jr 6'8" | PF Legacy Early College | 2022 State #171 Nation SC . remains in the #3 slot from Legacy Early College. 

#4 Zachary Davis Zachary Davis 6'8" | CG Denmark-Olar | 2022 State SC made a pledge to join the the University of South Carolina Gamecocks and Head Coach Frank Martin next year. Davis attends Denmark-Olar HS. 

#5 Shane Blakeney Shane Blakeney 6'4" | PG Legion Collegiate | 2022 State SC made a little jump up from Legion Collegiate. Blakeney is off the board and headed to the City of Brotherly Love next year to play at Drexel University. Shane ran this summer with Upward Stars Southeast 2022. 

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