No. 1 DT Montravius Adams sets Clemson as one of four official visits

Dooly County, Ga, star will also visit Florida, Georgia and Alabama; UNC, Ole Miss trying for final spot

Football Recruiting - Montravius Adams and Wayne Gallman

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Football Recruiting - Montravius Adams and Wayne Gallman

Clemson has made the cut for Montravius Adams, the nation's top-ranked defensive tackle prospect.

According to ESPN, Adams announced four of his five official visits on Wednesday. He'll visit Florida, Clemson, Alabama and Georgia, and is choosing between North Carolina and Mississippi for his final visit.

Adams, who recently helped Dooly County win the Georgia Class A title, has apparently eliminated Auburn from consideration. Clemson and Auburn have long been considered his front-runners.

Adams received his first scholarship offer from Clemson a year and a half ago, and has had the Tigers in his lead group ever since. He visited campus for several days last summer, and then returned during the fall for an unofficial visit, accompanied by his mother.

Clemson hopes to sign Adams and play him in tandem with 2013 commitment Scott Pagano of Honolulu, Hawaii, who is the nation's No. 12 defensive tackle, according to Rivals.

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Bigboots writes:

He must be a smart young man since he eliminated Auburn.
He would be a star at Clemson.

cuGIZ82 writes:

I hope he joins our team...championship teams are built inside/out...tough O-linemen & D-linemen needed.

33dtb writes:

in response to cuGIZ82:

I hope he joins our team...championship teams are built inside/out...tough O-linemen & D-linemen needed.


metterfalcon writes:

Adams didn't win the class A title for Dooley county. They had the brakes beat off them by ECI. After the game, Adams refused to shake hands with ECI or even touch the second place trophy. I hope he grows up alot if he chooses Clemson.

Eaglessoar20021 writes:

Dooley Co lost to ECI 47-7 in the Class a State Title Game.

metterfalcon writes:

Dooley county didn't win title. ECI beat the brakes off them. Adams refused to shake hands after the game. Bad attitude.

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