4-star wide receiver
Deon CainDeon Cain Athlete 6-2, 200 Tampa, FL ESPN: View Full Profile
has committed to Clemson during a ceremony at his school. He is a high 4-star recruit by all the major recruiting services.
The 6-1, 190-pound prospect chose Clemson over the other finalists: Georgia, Florida, LSU and Tennesee.
Other offers included Alabama, Auburn, Florida State, Georgia Tech, Louisville, UCF and USF. Only LSU offered Cain as a quarterback.
Cain is ranked as the No. 57 player nationally in the ESPN 300, and is ranked as the fifth-best receiver in the nation. He is also listed as the No. 13 player out of the state of Florida.
He is the second receiver picked up for the 2015 cycle, along with
Shadell BellShadell Bell Wide Receiver 6-3, 190 Decatur, GA ESPN: View Full Profile
. As a wide receiver, he has good hands with a tremendous vertical leap and has the speed and agility required for the position.
Cain completed 49 percent of his 245 pass attempts in 2013, throwing for 1,945 yards, 13 touchdowns and seven interceptions and 731 yards rushing with 4 additional touchdowns. For his high school career, he had 3590 total passsing yards, 23 TD passes, 13 INTs, 963 rush yards and 7 rush TDs.
Clemson offered Cain back on 12/11/13. Tony Elliot and Jeff Scott were the main recruiters that helped land Cain.