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Old 02-03-2017, 10:56 AM
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Default 2018 Defense Tiger Tracker - Updated Feb. 20

Here is the 2018 defensive edition of the Tiger Tracker. Listed below are Clemson's commits, top targets and some other prospects on the radar. Updated notes are in orange.

We will post updates on the prospects as new happenings occur.


DE Signing (2), Committed (0)

Xavier Thomas – Bradenton, Fla. (IMG Academy)

Rivals: ***** (1) WDE, (3) National
247: ***** (1) WDE, (2) National
247 composite: ***** (1) WDE, (2) National

The Latest

-- Announced on Dec. 14 that he will attend Clemson or South Carolina
-- Announced on Nov. 28 that he would be transferring from Wilson (S.C.) High to IMG Academy for his senior season
-- Competed at the Under Armour Future 50 Underclassmen Camp in Orlando on Dec. 31
-- Visited Clemson on Jan. 28 for Junior Day
-- Said on Twitter on Feb. 12 that he will visit South Carolina again "soon"
-- Competed in The Opening Orlando regional on Feb. 19 and earned an invitation to The Opening finals



Justin Mascoll – Snellville, Ga. (South Gwinnett)

Rivals: **** (3) WDE, (78) National
247: **** (1) WDE, (18) National
247 composite: ***** (1) WDE, (19) National

The Latest

-- Offered by Notre Dame on Dec. 11
-- Competed in the Georgia Junior Bowl on Dec. 31
-- Offered by Ohio State on Jan. 17
-- Offered by Michigan on Jan. 18


K.J. Henry – Clemmons, N.C. (West Forsyth)

Rivals: ***** (2) WDE, (15) National
247: **** (2) WDE, (30) National
247 Composite: ***** (2) WDE, (20) National

The Latest

-- Competed at the Under Armour Future 50 Underclassmen Camp in Orlando on Dec. 31
-- Announced on Jan. 3 that he will play in the 2018 Under Armour All-America Game
-- Offered by Stanford on Feb. 2
-- Visited Georgia on Feb. 18 for Junior Day


Stephon Wynn – Bradenton, Fla. (IMG Academy)

Rivals: **** (4) SDE, (76) National
247: **** (3) SDE, (59) National
247 Composite: **** (5) SDE, (82) National

The Latest

-- Named a top eight of Tennessee, Georgia, LSU, South Carolina, UNC, Clemson, Auburn and Virginia Tech in no order on Dec. 31
-- Announced on Jan. 12 that he would be transferring from T.L. Hanna to IMG Academy for his senior season
-- Visited Clemson on Jan. 28 for Junior Day
-- Announced on Jan. 28 that he will play in the 2018 Under All-America Game
-- Offered by Alabama on Jan. 30
-- Offered by Miami on Feb. 8
-- Offered by Ohio State on Feb. 16
-- Offered by Oregon on Feb. 16
-- Offered by UCF on Feb. 17



Brenton Cox, Stockbridge, Ga. (Stockbridge)

Rivals: **** (6) WDE, (143) National
247: *** (13) SDE, (357) National
247 Composite: **** (10) SDE, (247) National

The Latest

-- Competed at the Under Armour Future 50 Underclassmen Camp in Orlando on Dec. 31
-- Told Scout in January that Georgia, Tennessee, Clemson, Ohio State and Auburn were his top schools
-- Announced on Jan. 3 that he will play in the 2018 Under Armour All-America Game
-- Offered by Missouri on Jan. 12
-- Offered by Michigan State on Jan. 15
-- Offered by Mississippi State on Jan. 18
-- Offered by Syracuse on Jan. 19
-- Offered by UCF on Jan. 19
-- Offered by Miami on Jan. 20
-- Offered by Oregon on Jan. 25
-- Visited Georgia on Jan. 28 for Junior Day
-- Offered by LSU on Feb. 1
-- Offered by Florida on Feb. 17




DT Signing (2), Committed (1)

Josh Belk – Richburg, S.C. (Lewisville) - Commit

Rivals: *** (27) DT, (NR) National
247: **** (2) DT, (22) National
247 Composite: **** (12) DT, (119) National

The Latest

-- Offered by Louisville on Jan. 24
-- Offered by Miami on Jan. 24
-- Visited Clemson on Jan. 28 for Junior Day
-- Committed to Clemson on Jan. 29


Taron Vincent – Bradenton, Fla. (IMG Academy)

Rivals: ***** (1) DT, (5) National
247: **** (1) DT, (19) National
247 Sports: ***** (1) DT, (9) National

The Latest

-- Told TCI in November that Ohio State, FSU, Alabama, UCLA and Michigan were recruiting him the hardest, and that Ohio State, Florida State and Alabama were his top schools
-- Competed at the Under Armour Future 50 Underclassmen Camp in Orlando on Dec. 31
-- Visited Clemson on Jan. 28 for Junior Day
-- Told TCI on Jan. 30 that Ohio State, Florida State, Alabama and Clemson were his top schools


Aeneas Hawkins – Cincinnati, Ohio (Moeller)

Rivals: **** (16) DT, (229) National
247: **** (19) DT, (222) National
247 Composite: *** (30) DT, (313) National

The Latest

-- Offered by Louisville on Dec. 14
-- Offered by Duke on Jan. 3
-- Offered by Nebraska on Jan. 7
-- Offered by Marshall on Jan. 14
-- Offered by Iowa on Jan. 18
-- Offered by Oklahoma on Jan. 19
-- Offered by Indiana on Jan. 21
-- Offered by Georgia on Jan. 24
-- Announced on Jan. 24 that Clemson, Penn State, Ohio State, Alabama, Cincinnati and Notre Dame were his top schools, and that he will commit on May 10, 2017
-- Visited Cincinnati on Jan. 26 for Junior Day
-- Visited Alabama on Jan. 28 for Junior Day
-- Offered by Alabama on Jan. 28
-- Offered by LSU on Jan. 31
-- Offered by South Carolina on Feb. 1
-- Offered by Miami on Feb. 8
-- Offered by Michigan State on Feb. 9
-- Offered by Vanderbilt on Feb. 9
-- Offered by Michigan on Feb. 9
-- Offered by Minnesota on Feb. 13
-- Offered by Rutgers on Feb. 16
-- Visited Cincinnati on Feb. 17



Coynis Miller - Birmngham, Ala. (Jackson-Olin)

Rivals: *** (NR) SDE, (NR) National
247: **** (13) DT, (128) National
247 Composite: **** (24) DT, (263) National

The Latest

-- Offered by Clemson on Feb. 13
-- Offered by Georgia on Feb. 17
-- Visited LSU on Feb. 18




LB Signing (2-3), Committed (2)

Mike Jones – Bradenton, Fla. (IMG Academy) - Commit

Rivals: **** (NR) OLB, (247) National
247: **** (7) OLB, (129) National
247 Composite: **** (11) OLB, (196) National

The Latest

-- Became Clemson’s first 2018 commitment in June 2016
-- Announced on Jan. 8 that he will play in the 2018 Under Armour All-America Game
-- Visited Clemson on Jan. 28 for Junior Day
-- Competed at The Opening Orlando regional on Feb. 19


Jake Venables – Central, S.C. (Daniel) – Commit

Rivals: *** (17) OLB, (NR) National
247: **** (19) OLB, (224) National
247 Composite: *** (32) OLB, (393) National

The Latest

-- Committed to Clemson on Dec. 18
-- Attended Clemson’s Junior Day on Jan. 28
-- Offered by LSU on Feb. 1


Teradja Mitchell – Virginia Beach, Va. (Bishop Sullivan)

Rivals: **** (4) ILB, (96) National
247: **** (1) ILB, (43) National
247 Composite: ***** (1) ILB, (27) National

The Latest

-- Told TCI in December that he was hearing the most from Clemson, Florida State, Ohio State and Alabama
-- Announced a top 11 (in alphabetical order) of Alabama, Clemson, Florida, Florida State, Georgia, LSU, Michigan, Ohio State, Penn State, Southern Cal and Virginia Tech on Feb. 1
-- Offered by Texas on Jan. 30
-- Visited Georgia on Feb. 18 for Junior Day


Dax Hollifield – Shelby, N.C. (Shelby)

Rivals: **** (3) ILB, (82) National
247: **** (2) ILB, (104) National
247 Composite: **** (2) ILB, (117) National

The Latest

-- Announced on Jan. 21 an invitation to the Under Armour All-America Camp in Atlanta in April
-- Told Scout in January that North Carolina, South Carolina and Virginia Tech were his top three schools Visited South Carolina for Junior Day on Jan. 28
-- Offered by LSU on Jan. 30
-- Offered by Stanford on Feb. 1
-- Offered by Florida State on Feb. 7
-- Offered by Alabama on Feb. 7
-- Offered by Notre Dame on Feb. 8
-- Offered by Penn State on Feb. 9
-- Visited North Carolina on Feb. 18



Payton Wilson - Hillsborough, N.C. (Orange)

Rivals: *** (21) OLB, (NR) National
247: **** (3) OLB, (34) National
247 Composite: **** (11) OLB, (198) National

The Latest

-- Offered by Clemson on Feb. 11



DB Signing (2-3), Committed (0)

Patrick Surtain Jr. – Fort Lauderdale, Fla. (American Heritage)

Rivals: ***** (1) CB, (9) National
247: **** (1) CB, (11) National
247 Composite: ***** (1) CB, (6) National

The Latest

-- Visited Clemson on Jan. 28 for Junior Day
-- Visited Florida on Feb. 11 for Junior Day


Myles Sims – Atlanta, Ga. (Westlake)

Rivals: **** (9) CB, (63) National
247: *** (29) S, (351) National
247 Composite: **** (17) S, (210) National

The Latest

-- Offered by Stanford on Dec. 15
-- Offered by Ole Miss on Dec. 21
-- Competed at the Under Armour Future 50 Underclassmen Camp in Orlando on Dec. 31
-- Offered by Oregon on Jan. 4
-- Offered by LSU on Jan. 12
-- Offered by Tennessee on Jan. 13
-- Offered by UCF on Jan. 20
-- Offered by West Virginia on Jan. 20
-- Offered by Florida on Jan. 23
-- Offered by Ohio State on Jan. 23
-- Offered by Texas on Jan. 26
-- Visited Duke on Feb. 4 for Junior Day
-- Offered by Southern Cal on Feb. 9
-- Visited Florida on Feb. 11 for Junior Day
-- Offered by Minnesota on Feb. 13
-- Offered by Purdue on Feb. 14
-- Offered by Mississippi State on Feb. 19
-- Offered by Florida Atlanta on Feb. 19



Tyson Campbell – Fort Lauderdale, Fla. (American Heritage)

Rivals: **** (13) CB, (101) National
247: **** (14) CB, (119) National
247 Composite: **** (13) CB, (94) National

The Latest

-- Offered by Louisville on Jan. 23
-- Visited Clemson on Jan. 28 for Junior Day
-- Offered by TCU on Feb. 3


Verone McKinley, Carrolton, Texas (Hebron)

Rivals: **** (21) CB, (241) National
247: **** (26) CB, (255) National
247 Composite: **** (27) CB, (237) National

The Latest

-- Offered by UCLA on Dec. 14
-- Competed at the Under Armour Future 50 Underclassmen Camp in Orlando on Dec. 31
-- Visited Texas A&M on Jan. 22 for Junior Day
-- Visited Oklahoma on Jan. 28 for Junior Day
-- Offered by Oklahoma on Jan. 28
-- Announced a top nine (in alphabetical order) of Alabama, Clemson, LSU, Nebraska, Oklahoma, Oklahoma State, Penn State, Texas A&M and UCLA on Feb. 3
-- Offered by South Carolina on Feb. 17



Kyler McMichael – Norcross, Ga. (Atlanta Christian)

Rivals: **** (18) ATH, (212) National
247: **** (17) CB, (148) National
247 Composite: **** (25) CB, (194) National

The Latest

-- Offered by Syracuse on Dec. 30
-- Offered by Clemson on Dec. 17
-- Offered by Oklahoma on Dec. 23
-- Announced on Dec. 20 an invitation to the Under Armour All-America Camp in Atlanta in April
-- Visited Clemson on Jan. 28 for Junior Day
-- Offered by Ohio State on Feb. 6
-- Visited Georgia on Feb. 11
-- Offered by Penn State on Feb. 13


Anthony Cook – Houston, Texas (Lamar)

Rivals: **** (3) CB, (21) National
247: **** (6) CB, (37) National
247 Sports: ***** (2) CB, (18) National

The Latest

-- Competed at the Under Armour Future 50 Underclassmen Camp in Orlando on Dec. 31
-- Offered by Texas on Jan. 11
-- Offered by Colorado on Jan. 23
-- Offered by Penn State on Jan. 23
-- Offered by Duke on Jan. 24
-- Competed in The Opening Houston regional on Feb. 4 and earned an invitation to The Opening finals


Isheem Young, Philadelphia, Pa. (Imhotep Institute)

Rivals: **** (12) S, (142) National
247: **** (4) S, (75) National
247 Composite: **** (5) S, (55) National

The Latest

-- Offered by Clemson on Jan. 24
-- Offered by Baylor on Feb. 1
-- Visited Maryland on Feb. 4
-- Offered by Georgia on Feb. 13
-- Visited Penn State on Feb. 17



Brendon Harris, Chattanooga, Tenn. (Baylor School)

Rivals: **** (7) S, (86) National
247: **** (10) S, (136) National
247 Composite: **** (8) S, (97) National

The Latest

-- Announced on Dec. 24 an invitation to the Under Armour All-America Camp in Atlanta in April
-- Announced on Jan. 17 an invitation to The Opening regionals
-- Offered by Ole Miss on Jan. 31
-- Offered by Georgia Tech on Feb. 1
-- Offered by Missouri on Feb. 7
-- Offered by Louisville on Feb. 8
-- Offered by Kentucky on Feb. 8
-- Offered by UCF on Feb. 10
-- Offered by Mississippi State on Feb. 10
-- Visited Florida on Feb. 10
-- Offered by Florida on Feb. 10
-- Offered by Oklahoma on Feb. 13
-- Offered by Virginia on Feb. 14
-- Offered by Penn State on Feb. 15
-- Visited Tennessee on Feb. 18 for Junior Day



Atanza Vongor, Grand Prairie, Texas (South Grand Prairie)
Rivals: **** (13) S, (151) National
247: **** (17) S, (220) National
247 Composite: (12) S, (146) National

The Latest

-- Announced on Dec. 26 an invitation to the Under Armour All-America Camp in Atlanta in April


Leon O’Neal Jr., Cypress, Texas (Cypress Springs)

Rivals:
247: **** (24) S, (309) National
247 Composite: **** (18) S, (223) National

The Latest

-- Offered by Texas on Jan. 13
-- Offered by Colorado on Jan. 17
-- Offered by SMU on Jan. 20
-- Visited Texas A&M on Jan. 22 for Junior Day
-- Offered by Clemson on Jan. 23
-- Offered by Mississippi State on Jan. 25
-- Offered by Iowa State on Jan. 26
-- Visited TCU on Jan. 29 for Junior Day
-- Offered by Baylor on Jan. 30
-- Offered by Oregon State on Feb. 2
-- Offered by Ohio State on Feb. 8
-- Offered by Texas-San Antonio on Feb. 11
-- Offered by Georgia on Feb. 16
-- Visited Oklahoma on Feb. 18 for Junior Day



Thomas Booker, Baltimore, Md. (Gilman School)

Rivals: **** (17) ATH, (210) National
247: *** (33) ATH, (359) National
247 Composite: **** (19) ATH, (250) National

The Latest

-- Named a first-team member of the 2016 All-Maryland Team by USA Today Sports
-- Offered by Clemson on Jan. 27
-- Offered by Penn State on Jan. 30
-- Offered by Notre Dame on Feb. 1
-- Offered by Ohio State on Feb. 4
-- Offered by Minnesota on Feb. 9
-- Offered by LSU on Feb. 9
-- Offered by South Carolina on Feb. 12


DeMarvion Overshown - Arp, Texas (Arp)

Rivals: *** (NR) S, (NR) National
247: **** (9) S, (110) National
247 Composite: **** (14) S, (145) National

The Latest

-- Offered by Clemson on Feb. 13
-- Offered by Ohio State on Feb. 14
-- Offered by South Carolina on Feb. 15
-- Offered by Colorado on Feb. 15
-- Offered by Georgia on Feb. 16
-- Offered by Auburn on Feb. 16
-- Offered by Southern Cal on Feb. 17

Last edited by Gavin Oliver; 02-20-2017 at 03:15 PM.
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Old 02-03-2017, 11:30 AM
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Default Re: 2018 Defense Tiger Tracker - Updated Feb. 3

Any idea of the target number for each position?

Thanks for updating!
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Old 02-03-2017, 11:48 AM
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Default Re: 2018 Defense Tiger Tracker - Updated Feb. 3

No problem. The numbers per position are in there now.

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Any idea of the target number for each position?

Thanks for updating!

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Default Re: 2018 Defense Tiger Tracker - Updated Feb. 3

Would love to see height and weight of these guys if you had the chance. Just to see how close they are to being college ready physically.
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