A handful of schools picked up multiple commits this past week, but the top prospect to pull the trigger was No. 1 quarterback Shea Patterson.
The five-star out of Shreveport (La.) Calvary Baptist is a former Arizona commit, but on Wednesday it was Ole Miss.
The quarterback who throws a tight spiral with pitching machine-like accuracy isnow a Rebel.
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Ole Miss is off to a great start in 2016. It has 10 verbal commits with six of those being Scout 300 prospects.
Patterson was the biggest get for any school, but the Big Three in Florida were all very active.
Florida State picked up two 2016 commits and one for 2017 over the weekend.
A pair of teammates out of Miami Central, defensive end Keir Thomas and safetyJamel Cook are now Seminoles. As prospect rankings are updated in the near future, Cook, a 6-foot-5, 200 pound versatile athlete has a chance to make a big jump.
Sophomore running back Zaquandre White is now a Seminole as well. They are called ‘Junior Days’, but they are far from that when schools host prospects on their campus this time of year. White is not a junior, but he is a prospect high on FSU’s board, so he had an invite.
A couple of top corners who have a chance to be Scout 300 prospects in 2016 committed to schools Friday and Sunday.
Virginia Tech was first to offer South Carolina native Troy Pride a scholarship and he committed to the Hokies to start off the weekend. He is a long corner with ball skills and someone with real upside.