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South Carolina Football: Louisiana CB Tre Jackson Follows In Dad's Footsteps, Commits To Play For Steve Spurrier

In the early 1990s, Jack Jackson was an explosive wide receiver and return man for Steve Spurrier's high-octane Florida teams. 

Fast forward some 20-plus years, and Jackson's son is prepared to follow his father's footsteps and suit up for the Head Ball Coach. Tre Jackson, a three-star cornerback out of Baton Rouge (La.) University Lab, committed to play for Spurrier at the University of South Carolina minutes ago. 

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The 5-foot-10, 160-pound Jackson is the No. 66 cornerback in the 2016 class per 247Sports' Composite Rankings. He held offers from Florida, Mississippi State, TCU and Oklahoma, among others.