Nicholas Barrett 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.
Nicholas Barrett Profile
Nicholas Barrett is a 6-foot-4, 320 pound defensive lineman from Goldsboro, North Carolina. Barrett is rated 3 stars by Rivals.com and 3 stars by 247sports.com. According to Rivals.com, Barrett committed to South Carolina on April 8, 2020.
Barrett is considered one of the top 2021 high school football prospects in the state of North Carolina. An outstanding student, Barrett is expected to enroll early at South Carolina.
In addition to South Carolina, some of Barrett‘s more notable offers included Ole Miss, Tennessee, Duke, Penn State, Virginia and Coastal Carolina.
Nicholas 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.
Nicholas Barrett Scouting Report
Nicholas Barrett has excellent size and length that makes him a good candidate to play tackle or nose. He closes the distance quickly for someone of his large stature and frame. Good read and react skills. Can be explosive jumping off the ball. Was a Sports Illustrated All American candidate. Makes it hard for one man to block him. Superior lower body strength and does well with his hands to get off blocks. As shown at the 05:26 mark in the video below, Barrett shows a knack for making the pocket collapse for opposing quarterbacks and leverages himself well to disrupt the backfield. (DT Yates)
Nicholas Barrett Highlights
— Nick Barrett (@NickBarrett15) April 9, 2020