Colten Gauthier signed a National Letter of Intent with South Carolina on Wednesday, December 16. Look inside to get the scoop on this exciting addition to the 2021 South Carolina class.
Colten Gauthier Profile
Colten Gauthier is a 6-foot-3, 205 pound quarterback from Dacula, Georgia. Gauthier is rated 4 stars by Rivals.com and 3 stars by 247sports.com. According to Rivals.com, Gauthier committed to South Carolina on March 18, 2020.
Gauthier is considered one of the top 2021 high school football prospects in the state of Georgia. During his senior regular season, Gauthier was 156 of 300 for 2,052 yards with 22 touchdowns and 12 interceptions. He also ran for three scores.
In addition to South Carolina, some of Gauthier‘s more notable offers included Vanderbilt, Rutgers, Virginia Tech, West Virginia, Miami, Louisville, Iowa State, Michigan State and Florida State.
Colten is one of 10 known 2021 football commits for South Carolina. This number will likely change due to additional commits or decommits. For a complete list of all the South Carolina‘s commits and signees check out our 14Powers.com’s 2021 SEC football commit lists.
Colten Gauthier Scouting Report
Colten Gauthier is a unanimous top 25 quarterback in both services. Good size. Does well under pressure, scrambling well with great mobility and pocket presence. Throws well on the run. Shows excellent accuracy and anticipation on his routes with great ball placement. Good at getting the ball where only his receivers can get to it, leading them well. At the 02:38 mark Gauthier drops a dime right on the hash marks hitting his receiver for an easy completion. He has excellent vision and patience waiting on his plays and routes developing. Footwork and arm strength are superb with a quick release. (DT Yates)
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