Rahshaun Smith says he is "basically 99.9% committed to Clemson"


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Height: 6-3   Weight: 240   Hometown: Bradenton, FL (IMG Academy HS)   Class: 2016
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Smith headlines a group of talented 2016 Clemson commits
Smith headlines a group of talented 2016 Clemson commits

Clemson 2016 linebacker commit Rahshaun Smith announced his four official college visits which include Auburn (Nov. 14), Clemson, LSU (Oct. 17) and Miami according to ESPN's Gerry Hamilton.

Smith might take a fifth official visit as Alabama and Kentucky are two schools in the running.

The 5-star linebacker recruit is solid to Clemson but wants to enjoy his college recruitment before the grind of being a college student.

"You know, right now where I’m at, I definitely plan to take my officials," Smith said to Hamilton. "But before I say that, I definitely can say that I’m solid with Clemson. I’m basically 99.9 percent with them, but the thing I’ve been hearing around is this thing is one time, so why not live it all out and get all you can out of it? Because when you get to college it starts over like freshman year of high school. I’m going to see all the things I can see."

ESPN's Gerry Hamilton asked if there was anything that could change his mind on his commitment to Clemson University.

"That’s maybe one of the hardest questions I have ever been asked. I love Clemson for Clemson. I don’t love Clemson for Coach [Brent] Venables, or Coach [Dabo] Swinney. I don’t love Clemson for just the facilities, the uniforms or just the success. I love Clemson for Clemson. You know, it’s a really small town, you can’t get in much trouble there, it’s just Clemson there and you will focus on what you need to get done. I can graduate there in three and a half years regardless of what I do. I can say that if Coach Venables was to leave, that could make me reconsider I guess."

As a junior, Smith had 111 tackles, ten tackles for loss, three sacks and two interceptions.

He has national offers from Alabama, Arkansas, Boston College, Clemson, Connecticut, Florida, Florida State, Georgia Tech, Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky, Maryland, Miami, Michigan, North Carolina, North Carolina State, Notre Dame, Ohio State, Oklahoma, Oregon, Oregon State, Penn State, Rutgers, South Carolina, Tennessee, USC, Virginia, Virginia Tech, Wake Forest, Wisconsin and others.




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Bisha29
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Electric Orange
spacer Agreed. Free all expenses paid fun...
BFRT_King Ranch®
spacer Hey young 21 yr, er, 17 yr old, Just one problem
ObiWan
spacer Re: Hey young 21 yr, er, 17 yr old, Just one problem
jmj2
spacer Re: Hey young 21 yr, er, 17 yr old, Just one problem
ObiWan
spacer Where did you see this exactly?***
tiggerz04®
spacer Re: Hey young 21 yr, er, 17 yr old, Just one problem
Felix2
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HendrixTiger®
spacer I would do the same thing...
CoolBreeze864
spacer Not that it keeps me up at night
SageMoody®
spacer Re: Not that it keeps me up at night
freakgeek
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SBCharleston
spacer Loves Clemson for Clemson - what could be better?
cu1981fans
spacer I will be shocked of Swinney is ok with this.
Rowdyman
spacer Re: I will be shocked of Swinney is ok with this.
deroberts
spacer 'If you can't give 110%...
cundvale®
spacer LIES, LIES, LIES!!!!***
phillytiger88
spacer You are dead right. He talking 99.9% commitment to Clemson
Rowdyman
spacer I'd do the same thing - He's just abiding by the rules
El Tigre 1
spacer Wrong, he is breaking Swinney's basic rule
Rowdyman
spacer You realize...he decommitted...right?***
CUgrad2011
spacer That doesn't make any difference, he broke the rule, He gone
Rowdyman
spacer Of course it does
CUgrad2011
spacer They can't commit, decommit and then hope to commit again
Rowdyman
spacer Re: They can't commit, decommit and then hope to commit again
clemtiger117
spacer Why not? 17/18 year old change their mind
CUgrad2011
spacer Re: Wrong, he is breaking Swinney's basic rule
clemtiger117
spacer Just for telling you something you don't want to hear?
Rowdyman
spacer Re: Just for telling you something you don't want to hear?
clemtiger117
spacer as usual, juveniles are taking over. Bye, I'm gone.
Rowdyman
spacer Re: as usual, juveniles are taking over. Bye, I'm gone.
clemtiger117
spacer Re: Wrong, he is breaking Swinney's basic rule
Felix2
spacer folks get angy when they are told something they don't want
Rowdyman
spacer No, you are wrong. He followed proper protocol
TigerzzRoar®
spacer Good for him!***
hufferbilly®
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