Rankings Updated: 1970-01-01

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B I O

Rated as the No. 14 prospect in the region by Scout … rated the No. 358 prospect in the nation by 247 sports, No. 35 at his position ... committed to Clemson on Jan. 31, 2016 ... one of the top players at The Open regional event in Charlotte in the summer of 2016, he then was chosen for “The Opening” in Oregon ... earned a lot of attention at the Charlotte event because he played all five offensive line positions ... one of three offensive linemen in the Tigers’ 2017 class ... also considered Florida, Tennessee and Georgia ... team was 10-2 his junior year and reached the state playoffs ... played for Willie Offord as a senior ... team was 8-3 his sophomore year and reached the state playoffs ... wore #72 in high school ... recruited by Jeff Scott.

Mickey Plyler on Vinson: We didn't get to see Vinson much as a senior due to injury but his junior film looked good. I think he can play inside or outside. A lot of his early progress will depend on his health but he has a good upside. The Tiger staff could afford to be very selective in this class with offensive linemen and this is one they focused in on very early in the process.

Reminds Plyler of: T. J. Watkins


S T A T S

He has a 4.60 shuttle, 28" vertical, 310 lb bench press and a 400 pound squat.

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School Offered (16) Visit Date
ClemsonYes
AlabamaYes
AuburnYes
Boston CollegeYes
DukeYes
FAUYes
Georgia TechYes
LSUYes
MiamiYes
North CarolinaYes
North Carolina StYes
Ole MissYes
South CarolinaYes
South FloridaYes
VanderbiltYes
Virginia TechYes

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