The latest round of ESPN 300 recruiting player rankings are out and 11 Clemson commits (3.6% of entire group) are showcased on the prestigious recruiting rankings. An interesting fact is that Clemson (11) and Alabama (16) are the only two schools with double digit commits from the list.
5-star Mitch HyattMitch Hyatt Offensive Tackle 6-6, 270 Suwannee, GA ESPN: View Full Profile from Suwanne, GA highlights the group at #17 overall in the nation. Right behind him is high 4-star wide receiver Deon CainDeon Cain Athlete 6-2, 200 Tampa, FL ESPN: View Full Profile from Tampa, Florida at #25 overall. Another high 4-star Clemson OT commit is Jake FruhmorgenJake Fruhmorgen Offensive Tackle 6-5, 280 Tampa, FL ESPN: View Full Profile from Tampa Bay, FL lands at #95 overall.
4-star DE Clelin FerrellClelin Ferrell Defensive End 6-5, 220 Richmond, VA ESPN: View Full Profile from Richmond, VA is listed at #106 overall while his possible future Clemson defensive lineman teammate Sterling JohnsonSterling Johnson Defensive Tackle 6-5, 275 Clayton, NC ESPN: View Full Profile from Clayton, NC is one spot later at #107 overall.
4-star sleeper TE-H Garrett WilliamsGarrett Williams Tight End 6-4, 215 Orlando, FL ESPN: View Full Profile from Orlando, FL shows up on the list at #114 overall. Newest Clemson DE commit from the ALL-In Cookout Austin BryantAustin Bryant Defensive End 6-5, 245 Thomasville, GA ESPN: View Full Profile from Thomasville, GA is also rated very highly at #126 overall.
4-star OT Noah GreenNoah Green Offensive Tackle 6-5, 275 Boiling Springs, SC ESPN: View Full Profile from Boiling Springs, SC comes in at #181 overall after a strong showing at The Opening Camp at Beaverton, Oregon and other camps.
Rounding out the Clemson commits in the ESPN 300, wide receiver commit Shaddel Bell from Decatur, GA is listed at #262 overall, athlete commit Juwuan Brisco from Waldorf, MD listed at #279 overall and defensive tackle commit Gage CervenkaGage Cervenka Defensive Tackle 6-3, 280 Greenwood, SC ESPN: View Full Profile from Greenwood, SC is listed at #283 overall.
Three Clemson priority targets that are on the list - DE Albert Huggins (#150 overall), ATH Ray Ray McCloud (#167 Overall) and OT Zack Bailey (#215 overall). Some other notes - OT Mitch Hyatt fell from #7 overall to #17 overall. OT Noah Green went up from #199 overall to #181 overall. Jake Fruhmorgen fell from #86 overall to #95 overall. Clemson's overall team rankings slipped from #2 in the nation to #3 overall (Texas A&M jumped them).