No. 7 Auburn will host over 60 top recruits for its SEC opener against No. 12 LSU on Saturday, including five 5-star prospects, four of whom are not committed. Eleven of Auburn's 15 2019 commits will be in attendance along with six uncommitted prospects, led by 5-star center Clay Webb of Oxford. Three of Auburn's four 2020 commits will also be on the Plains and the Tigers will host over 35 other players from that class including 5-stars McKinnley Jackson, Leonard Manuel and Myles Murphy. Here are the top recruits from 2019, 2020 and 2021 that will be in Auburn this weekend. 2019 recruits visiting (listed alphabetically with star rating if available): Ke'Shun Brown, 3-star linebacker from Carver-Montgomery Devin Bush, 4-star cornerback from Edna Karr Secondary (New Orleans, La.) Luke Deal, 3-star tight end from Emerald (Greenwood, S.C.) - Auburn commit Tyler Fromm, 4-star tight end from Warner Robbins - Auburn commit Jamond Gordon, 3-star defensive end from Meridian, Miss. - Auburn … [Read more...] about Auburn hosting 4 uncommitted 5-star recruits for LSU game
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Mum is the word. Oxford's Clay Webb, the 5-star offensive lineman and the No. 1 prospect on the A-List, is keeping his college recruitment as closely guarded as the gold at Fort Knox. There's no social media reports to where one of the few top remaining prospects is leaning or visiting last weekend, this weekend or next weekend. "I guess that's good that there's no social media," he said. "I don't have to worry about saying this or that and it gives me a lot more time to spend with my friends." Get to know Clay Webb A 5-star prospect according to the 247sports Composite rankings, Webb is rated as the nation's 20th-best prospect and sixth-best offensive lineman. The 6-foot-4, 290-pound offensive lineman, who projects as a guard or center in college, has yet to take an official visit. Webb attended Saturday's Alabama-Texas A&M game and an unofficial visitor and was in Auburn last weekend for the Auburn-LSU game. He was in Tuscaloosa the week before for the Alabama-Arkansas … [Read more...] about Will Alabama land 5-star OL Clay Webb? He stays off social media, stays coy about future
Kayvon Thibodeaux -- the nation's No. 1 prospect, according to the 247sports Composite Rankings -- officially visited Alabama over the weekend. The trip to Tuscaloosa for Alabama's beatdown of Texas A&M apparently went well, based on Thibodeaux's social media activity. Thibodeaux is one of 10 remaining uncommitted 5-star prospects in the Class of 2019, and Alabama's class -- currently ranked No. 3 nationally -- includes only one 5-star prospect, Hewitt-Trussville offensive lineman Pierce Quick, among its 21 commitments. Let's take a quick look at the remaining uncommitted 5-star players and Alabama's chances of landing them: The 3 most likely Clay WebbPosition: Offensive lineHt./Wt: 6-3, 295High school: OxfordThe skinny: The state's No. 1 prospect said he's still considering Alabama, Auburn, Clemson and Georgia, and he's one of the top remaining targets for the Crimson Tide. It'd be a mild surprise if Alabama doesn't get him, but he doesn't plan to make his … [Read more...] about Which uncommitted 5-stars could Alabama still land?
Cedar Grove (Ga.)'s Jadon Haselwood celebrates after catching a 44-yard TD pass against Hewitt-Trussville. (Mark Almond | AL.com) Jadon Haselwood, the nation's No. 1-ranked wide receiver prospect, has re-opened his recruitment after being committed to Georgia since May 2017. He made his decision public via Twitter on Tuesday night. "This was not an easy choice for me to make," he wrote on Twitter. Haselwood, from Cedar Grove (Ga.) High, played on the same summer 7-on-7 team with Hoover's George Pickens and Pinson Valley's Bo Nix -- both Auburn commits -- and again played with them during the 7-on-7 tournament at The Opening recruiting showcase in Frisco, Texas. Updated A-List rankings After Haselwood and Cedar Grove defeated Hewitt-Trussville in the season-opening made-for-TV doubleheader at the Hoover Met, Pickens stuck around after the Bucs' victory and visited with Haselwood. Haselwood has said Auburn has continued to recruit him hard. A … [Read more...] about Auburn 5-star WR target Jadon Haselwood de-commits from Georgia
Alabama 5-star offensive lineman commit and Hewitt-Trussville senior Pierce Quick has been loud and proud about his role as a vocal recruiter for the Crimson Tide’s Class of 2019.The class currently features 21 committed players, with Quick being the lone 5-star.In a video series from Hewitt-Trussville posted on Twitter on Thursday, Quick was asked which player he'd most like to join him at Alabama. He didn't hesitate.“For sure, Clay Webb,” Quick said.Watch the video:All new #G2G with ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ Tackle @PierceQuick, Who was the best player he’s ever played against and who is the one high school player he would love to commit to @AlabamaFTBL ? @koachjj @CoachBrentKey @HuskyFast @RickKarle @abc3340sports @claywebbG3 @LabryanRay pic.twitter.com/C2awIm305E— Stuart Floyd (@coachfloyd33) October 11, 2018 Webb, a 5-star lineman from Oxford, is the state's No. 1-rated prospect and the only … [Read more...] about 5-star Alabama commit Pierce Quick still working on 5-star Clay Webb