03/22/2010 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Eric Mack's Auburn Switch: Picks Auburn, South Carolina Rival, After Commitment To USC (POLL)

Offensive lineman standout Eric Mack is now committing to Auburn, after a surprising switch and de-commitment from rival South Carolina.

Auburn Undercover tweeted the news like this: "Eric Mack has committed to Auburn. Mack decommitted from South Carolina last night, and chose Auburn over Florida today at his school."

It followed up with an article on how Mack "follow[ed] his heart" in the decision.

Other sites quickly picked up the news, including Auburn Rivals and ESPN.

Just days ago, Mack said he would not be making an official visit to Auburn and that he was fully committed to South Carolina.