Clemson in top four with 4-star LB


by - Assoc. Editor -
Discuss on the Football Message Board   Print   | TigerNetcom Facebook ClemsonTigerNet Twitter TigerNet RSS Feed
Recruiting Home Search Recruits Recruiting Board 2019 Top Targets
Payton Wilson - Linebacker Copy Embed Code
TigerNet: (4.69)

Height: 6-4   Weight: 225   Hometown: Hillsborough, NC (Orange HS)   Class: 2018
ESPN:
#105 Overall, #3 LB, #3 NC
Rivals:
#166 Overall, #13 LB, #8 NC
24/7:
#39 Overall, #4 OLB, #4 NC

4-star 2018 outside linebacker Payton Wilson from Hillsborough, North Carolina (Orange HS) announced his top four schools with Clemson, North Carolina, Ohio State, and Virginia Tech making the final cut.

In 2016, Wilson had 127 tackles including 39 for loss, 13 sacks, one interception, four passes defended and a blocked field goal. On offense, he had 84 rushes for 756 yards and six touchdowns and 13 catches for 305 yards and four scores. He was named NCPreps All-State, N&O Player of the Year, and Big 8 Defensive Player of the year after the season.

Wilson has national offers from Alabama, Appalachian State, Auburn, Charlotte, Clemson, Duke, East Carolina, Florida State, Georgia, Georgia State, Maryland, Michigan State, North Carolina, North Carolina State, Notre Dame, Ohio State, Penn State, Purdue, Rutgers, Stanford, Vanderbilt, Virginia, Virginia Tech, Wake Forest, and Wisconsin. East Carolina was the first to offer.

He was recently committed to play in the U.S. Army All-American Bowl and plans reportedly to announce his college decision on May 1.



Comment on this story
Tags: Payton Wilson

LOOK: ESPN Headquarters features Clemson sign for winning CFB title
LOOK: ESPN Headquarters features Clemson sign for winning CFB title
Lady Tigers win fifth straight ACC game, longest streak since 2000
Lady Tigers win fifth straight ACC game, longest streak since 2000
Instate 2019 RB picks up Clemson offer
Instate 2019 RB picks up Clemson offer
Four Tigers listed on NFL.com's 2019 Mock Draft
Four Tigers listed on NFL.com's 2019 Mock Draft
Send Feedback to Tony Crumpton: Email | Comment
Discuss on the Football Message Board   Print   | TigerNetcom Facebook ClemsonTigerNet Twitter TigerNet RSS Feed
Post your comments!
LOOK: ESPN Headquarters features Clemson sign for winning CFB title
LOOK: ESPN Headquarters features Clemson sign for winning CFB title
Lady Tigers win fifth straight ACC game, longest streak since 2000
Lady Tigers win fifth straight ACC game, longest streak since 2000
Former Gamecock, dad of Bama LB launches salty anti-Clemson tirade
Former Gamecock, dad of Bama LB launches salty anti-Clemson tirade
Instate 2019 RB picks up Clemson offer
Instate 2019 RB picks up Clemson offer
Four Tigers listed on NFL.com's 2019 Mock Draft
Four Tigers listed on NFL.com's 2019 Mock Draft
WATCH: Saturday night skit with Clemson 'Hamberder' ending
WATCH: Saturday night skit with Clemson 'Hamberder' ending
Trevor Lawrence: Unshakable faith and team-first beliefs are his driving force
Trevor Lawrence: Unshakable faith and team-first beliefs are his driving force
Built to last: Swinney says his Tigers have staying power
Built to last: Swinney says his Tigers have staying power
Former Clemson LB gets high school jersey retired
Former Clemson LB gets high school jersey retired
State
Position
Last Name

Sign Up for E-Mail News Alerts
Features
Breaking
Daily Digest