4-star 2018 running back T.J. Pledger from Bradenton, Florida (IMG Academy) announced his top eight schools on Wednesday night and Clemson, Oklahoma, Tennessee, Nebraska, Notre Dame, Georgia, UCLA, and Oregon all made the cut.
Pledger doesn't currently hold an offer from Clemson but visited them recently with other IMG teammates. He has national offers from Arizona, Arizona State, BYU, California, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, LSU, Michigan, Mississippi, Nebraska, Notre Dame, Ohio State, Oklahoma, Oregon, Oregon State, Penn State, Tennessee, Texas, UCLA, USC, Washington, Washington State, and West Virginia. His first offer was from Washington back in December 2014.
As a junior, Pledger rushed for 1,881 yards (8.1 ypa) and 32 touchdowns. He has committed to play in the 2018 U.S. Army All-American game.