With Signing Day less than 10 months away, we are beginning to see more and more SEC prospects from the class of 2018 narrow down their lists of top schools.
On Saturday, another top player got in on that trend, as defensive end Vernon Jackson released his five finalists, a list which includes SEC programs Alabama and Texas A&M:
— action_jackson™ (@vjackkk) April 9, 2017
Jackson hails from Boling, Tex., where he actually plays quarterback for his high school team. At the next level, however, he is primarily considered a defensive end prospect.
247Sports currently rates Jackson as a three-star player, but his offer list is significantly more impressive than that. In addition to his five finalists — all big-time programs in their own right — he also holds offers from Ole Miss, LSU, Colorado, and others.