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Mattox making smooth transition

Martay Mattox talks to reporters.

The second commitment of the 2011 South Carolina recruiting class was athlete Martay Mattox. The 6-2, 207 pound quarterback/defensive back committed to then-recruiting coordinator Shane Beamer back in May 2010. Mattox enrolled early at Carolina and has been participating in spring practice.

"My transition has been pretty smooth - I'm liking it right now," Mattox said after Tuesday's fifth practice of the spring. "I'm still adjusting to the speed from high school to college, but it's been pretty good and I'm liking my chances on offense and defense." In high school, Mattox turned around a program that had suffered in recent years - Clarke Central High in Athens, Georgia. As a senior... Recommended Stories

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