Pollard on why he chose Clemson: "They definitely showed out"

Sean Pollard doesn’t like being the center of attention, but he allowed himself to be front-and-center at noon on Friday when he gave his verbal commitment to Clemson in a ceremony at his school. Why did he choose the Tigers?

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NamePOSHt/WtHometownESPN Rank
Mitch Hyatt PhotoMitch HyattOT6-6/270Suwannee, GA
LaSamuel Davis PhotoLaSamuel DavisDE6-4/215Bamberg, SC
Albert Huggins PhotoAlbert HugginsDE/DT6-3/280Orangeburg, SC
Garrett Williams PhotoGarrett WilliamsTE/RB6-4/215Orlando, FL
Kelly Bryant PhotoKelly BryantQB6-4/205Piedmont, SC
Noah Green PhotoNoah GreenOT6-5/275Boiling Springs, SC
Austin Bryant PhotoAustin BryantDE6-5/245Thomasville, GA
Ray Ray McCloud PhotoRay Ray McCloudWR/RB5-10/170Tampa, FL
Van Smith PhotoVan SmithATH/RB6-0/170Charlotte, NC
Shadell Bell PhotoShadell BellWR6-3/190Decatur, GA
Deon Cain PhotoDeon CainATH6-2/200Tampa, FL
Chad Smith PhotoChad SmithOLB6-4/215Sterling, VA
Tucker Israel PhotoTucker IsraelQB6-0/195Orlando, FL
Sterling Johnson PhotoSterling JohnsonDT6-5/275Clayton, NC
Jake Fruhmorgen PhotoJake FruhmorgenOT6-5/280Tampa, FL
Gage Cervenka PhotoGage CervenkaDT6-3/280Greenwood, SC
Zach Giella PhotoZach GiellaOT6-6/285Augusta, GA
Clelin Ferrell PhotoClelin FerrellDE6-5/220Richmond, VA
Tanner Muse PhotoTanner MuseLB/S6-4/205Belmont, NC
Kaleb Chalmers PhotoKaleb ChalmersCB5-11/170Greenwood, SC

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Shrine Bowl: Coaches talk Clemson commits

Practice for Saturday’s Shrine Bowl of the Carolinas has wrapped up, and as promised I have a few more tidbits to pass along before we get into the bulk of the player interviews. What has Albert Huggins been up to? What does South Carolina head coach Ben Freeman say about Clemson's commits?


Mark Fields: South Carolina's loss might be Clemson's gain
One of the nation's top cornerbacks for the 2015 recruiting cycle has his sights set on a Clemson visit in January, and he told TigerNet on Wednesday what he is looking for out of the visit. Why did he decommit from South Carolina? Why is Clemson still in the loop, along with Texas?


FBI takes over the Shrine Bowl?
Anytime someone shouts “FBI” it is bound to get your attention, and it was no different Wednesday when someone associated with the South Carolina Shrine Bowl squad uttered the initials several times at the top of their lungs. Why was the FBI mentioned? What former Clemson player does Tanner Muse remind a coach of, and what does Muse say about baseball?


Inside the committment: Albert Huggins
Most people who follow recruiting believed that Albert Huggins was Clemson bound from the very beginning of the process. However, Huggins told TigerNet Monday that simply wasn’t the case. When did he make his decision? Why did Clemson end up the winner?


Shrine Bowl Practice Observations - Day One
TigerNet was on hand for the first day of Shrine Bowl practice at Spartanburg High School Monday morning. Why does Albert Huggins standout to his teammates? Which offensive lineman looked the best?


Future Tigers learn real meaning of Shrine Bowl
Clemson commitment Kelly Bryant, along with four other Clemson commits, toured the state-of-the-art acute care Shriners Hospital and mingled with patients on Sunday.

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