Spotlight turns to Dorian O'Daniel, Scott Pagano in U.S. Army All-American Bowl

Future Clemson defenders playing for East and West, respectively; Kickoff at 1 p.m. on NBC

Moanalua High School defensive tackle Scott Pagano (Photo courtesy, Roy Philpott)

Moanalua High School defensive tackle Scott Pagano (Photo courtesy, Roy Philpott)

The future face of Clemson's defense will be on display again today when 2013 commitments Dorian O'Daniel of Olney, Md. and Scott Pagano of Honolulu, Hawaii play in the U.S. Army All-American Bowl at San Antonio, Texas.

The game kicks off at 1 p.m. (ET) and will be televised by NBC.

O'Daniel, who starred on both offense and defense for Good Counsel High this season, is being recruited by Clemson as a linebacker. Pagano is a defensive tackle. Both are rated among the nation's best high school prospects at their positions.

Also playing in the game on Saturday are Clemson recruiting targets Demarcus Robinson, a wide receiver from Peach County, Ga., Marquez North, a wide receiver from Charlotte, N.C., and Mackensie Alexander, a cornerback from Immokalee, Fla.

Robinson had previously planned to announce his commitment during the game, but will delay as he continues to consider offers from Clemson and Florida. Robinson has committed to and de-committed from both schools during the recruiting process. He plans to start classes at one school or the other next week.

On Friday, Clemson defensive commitments Ben Boulware and Ebenezer Ogundeko played in the Under Armour All-America Bowl in St. Petersburg, Fla.

Also on the Clemson recruiting front, 2012 defensive back signee Cordrea Tankersley of North Augusta, S.C. will not enroll at Clemson next week, as he had originally planned. Tankersley's coach at Hargrave Military told Tiger Illustrated that Tankersley came up narrowly short on the ACT, despite having improved both his grades and test score while at Hargrave. Tankersley plans to return home and re-take the ACT, and plans to enroll at Clemson next summer.

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