Originally written on Leftover Hot Dog  |  Last updated 12/19/12
The South Carolina Gamecocks got a recruiting boost before Christmas as junior college cornerback Ronnie Martin has signed a national letter of intent to play football. Martin originally signed with the Gamecocks in February 2011 but took a slight detour to Georgia Military College in Milledgeville, Ga. He was regarded as the fifth-best junior college cornerback in the nation, according to 247Sports. This is a big addition the the Gamecocks secondary as they need him going forward. Martin is likely to compete for playing time next year. This is a happy turn of events for Martin as he has dreamed of being a Gamecock and took a long road to realize his dream. We welcome Ronnie and look forward to him doing great things at USC. Here is a old recruiting video of Martin in action, notice the speed and footwork:  
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