While hundreds of undecided voters filed into Sottile Theater this morning, the ultimate undecided voter held a press conference at the nearby Cistern at the College of Charleston.
Republican U.S. Congressman Tim Scott said he is still undecided, but expects to make his choice known "in a few days."
When asked why he and so many other South Carolinians remain undecided, Scott said: "I hope it says the field (of candidates) is so talented and so exciting that it's hard to make a decision. In my mind, I'm still looking for that visionary leader to step forward and articulate a plan for the next generation of Americans ..."
Scott said he's looking for a candidate who has four qualities: character, competency, values, and faith, in that order.
As for recent attacks on Romney and Bain Capital, Scott said he's "not ready to defend Romney" but that, as he understands, 70 percent of the businesses he was involved with were successful.
Scott said he is under a lot of pressure to make an endorsement and that he gets texts constantly, including one he received at 4:37 a.m. today.
"This race is far from over," he said. "There's no question that the race seems to be tightening up between Romney and Gingrich. Santorum is still looking for a little traction. Perry has not given up at all."