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Nation's #1 recruit sets decision date, Clemson in final group

by Tony Crumpton - Associate Editor - Wednesday, August 6, 2014 6:47 AM
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Trent Thompson - DT
Height: 6-4   Weight: 295   Hometown: Albany, GA (Westover HS)   Class: 2015

ESPN: Rivals: Scout: 24/7:
#1 DT, #1 Overall, #1 GA, 94 Grade #1 DT, #3 Overall, #1 GA #1 DT #8 Overall, #1 DT, #2 GA, 98 Grade

Update 8/7: Thompson will pick from Georgia, Alabama or Auburn at 7 pm Tuesday (8/12) at Westover high school. Clemson and USC have been dropped from contention.

Consensus 5-star defensive tackle Trent Thompson from Albany, GA has set his college decision date of next Tuesday (8/12). The date was chosen because it is his grandparents' anniversary date.

Clemson will be one of his final five schools (hat on table) along with Alabama, Auburn, USC and Georgia. Most recruiting analysts have him as a heavy lean to Georgia. If he goes elsewhere, it will be a huge upset in the world of recruiting.

Several recruiting services have Thompson as the nation's #1 overall player for 2015.

He has offers from Alabama, Auburn, Clemson, Florida, Florida State, Georgia, Georgia Tech, Kentucky, Louisville, Ohio State, Penn State, South Carolina, South Florida, Tennessee, USC and many others.

In 2013, he had 83 tackles and 12 sacks. In 2012, he had 65 tackles, 12 tackles for loss and 5 sacks.

View more information on this prospect: TigerNet's Trent Thompson Recruiting Profile
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Football Recruiting Update: Nation's #1 recruit sets decision date, Clemson in final group
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babaganoush
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rhill21
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92TigerJohn
Re: Football Recruiting Update: Nation's #1 recruit sets decision date, Clemson in final group
Dugatiger®
Never count Dabo out when it comes to recruiting.
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Re: Never count Dabo out when it comes to recruiting.
CUPeake19
UGA? I hate it when they steal one from our recruiting turf.***
Wookie
+1 my good man.....
TigerAidan
Re: Never count Dabo out when it comes to recruiting.
tmac9wr
Re: Never count Dabo out when it comes to recruiting.
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Re: Football Recruiting Update: Nation's #1 recruit sets decision date, Clemson in final group
allorangeallthetime52®
We have 20, right? How many can we take? ******
Wookie
Re: We have 20, right? How many can we take? ******
allorangeallthetime52®
Re: Football Recruiting Update: Nation's #1 recruit sets decision date, Clemson in final group
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Tigerdug23®
That's my Parents Anniversary - Both Clemson Grads
mochapoke
It Would Be Fantastic If We Could Land Thompson And Settle***
Xander5000
Re: It Would Be Fantastic If We Could Land Thompson And Settle***
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Re: It Would Be Fantastic If We Could Land Thompson And Settle***
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Re: Football Recruiting Update: Nation's #1 recruit sets decision date, Clemson in final group
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Re: Football Recruiting Update: Nation's #1 recruit sets decision date, Clemson in final group
232press®
Re: Football Recruiting Update: Nation's #1 recruit sets decision date, Clemson in final group
nicktiger
I can see why he wouldn't want to go to USC...
PGTiger
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