Tigers hosting top prospects at spring game

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The Clemson coaching staff will host its final Junior Day of the spring this Saturday on a day that will end with the Orange and White Game.

The Junior Day and the Orange and White Game will be the last time that many of the prospects will be on the Clemson campus until head coach Dabo SwinneyDabo Swinney
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’s camps in June, while others won’t be back until the football games start in the fall.

On tap to visit are all four of Clemson’s 2014 commits - - Deshaun Watson Deshaun Watson
6-3, 190
Gainesville, GA

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, Jaleon Oglesby, Taylor Hearn Taylor Hearn
Offensive Line
6-5, 305
Williston, SC

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and Cannon Smith Cannon Smith
Tight End
6-5, 235
Columbia, SC

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– along with several other top prospects.

Also slated to make the trip to Clemson are eight of Clemson’s 2013 signing class: Maverick Morris, OL, Douglas (GA) Coffee County; Mike Williams, WR, Santee (SC) Lake Marion; Cordrea Tankersley, DB, Aiken (SC) Silver Bluff; Wayne Gallman, RB, Loganville (GA) Grayson; Jayron Kearse, ATH, Fort Myers (FL) South; Adrian Baker, CB, Hollywood (FL) Chaminade Madonna; Dane Rogers, DE, Shelby (NC) Crest; and T.J. Green, WR, Sylacauga (AL).

I’ve texted several other prospects over the last few weeks and there are several other ACC and SEC schools that have spring games this weekend that several of Clemson’s prospects will be attending. In addition to the other spring games, prom season is in full effect. Add in the fact that it is an ACT test date, there is a Nike event in Atlanta and other prospects have baseball and track commitments, and you will see that the numbers are down over recent years.

Tentative Spring Game Visitors List

2013 Signees
Maverick Morris, OL, Douglas (GA) Coffee County;
Mike Williams, WR, Santee (SC) Lake Marion
Cordrea Tankersley, DB, Aiken (SC) Silver Bluff
Wayne Gallman, RB, Loganville (GA) Grayson
Jayron Kearse, ATH, Fort Myers (FL) South
Adrian Baker, CB, Hollywood (FL) Chaminade Madonna
Dane Rogers, DE, Shelby (NC) Crest
T.J. Green, WR, Sylacauga (AL)

2014 Commits
Deshaun Watson, QB, Gainesville (GA
Jae'lon Oglesby Jae'lon Oglesby
Running Back
5-11, 175
Central, SC

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, RB, Central (SC) Daniel
Taylor Hearn, OL, Williston (SC) Elko
Cannon Smith, TE, Columbia (SC) The Hammond School

2014 Targets
C.J. Fuller C.J. Fuller
Running Back
5-10, 180
Easley, SC

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, ATH, Easley (SC)
Trey Quinn Trey Quinn
Wide Receiver
6-1, 190
Lake Charles, LA

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, WR, Lake Charles (LA) Barbe
Adam Choice, RB, Thomasville (GA) Thomas County Central
Dexter Wideman Dexter Wideman
Defensive Tackle
6-4, 275
Saluda, SC

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, DT, Saluda (SC)
Stanley Williams Stanley Williams
Running Back
5-8, 185
Bethlehem, GA

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, RB, Bethlehem (GA) George Walton Academy
Korie Rogers Korie Rogers
Outside Linebacker
6-2, 200
Buford, GA

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, OLB, Buford (GA)

2015 Targets
Austin Bryant, DE, Thomasville (GA) Thomas County
Central Noah Green, OL, Boiling Springs (SC)
Marquane Goodman Marquane Goodman
6-2, 190
Florence, SC

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, QB, Florence (SC) West
Will Brunson, QB, Myrtle Beach (SC) Carolina Forest
Carl Tucker, ATH, Concord (NC) Robinson
Kelly Bryant Kelly Bryant
Wide Receiver
6-4, 200
Abbeville, SC

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, ATH, Abbeville (SC)

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