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National Signing Day Recruitment Lists

February 5, 2014 10:12am (EST)

Wednesday, February 5th is a day that high school football recruits have long awaited: National Signing Day. Today, high school seniors begin their journey of play at the next level, as they announce highly sought-after decisions about their college selections.

The state of Georgia is a recruiting hotbed and Georgia's major universities work hard to keep that talent in-state.
Below, you'll find the most updated recruitment lists of college football programs across the state.

Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets:

- Myles Autry, 6-0, 175, WR/RB
•Step Durham, 5-11,175, DB
•KeShun Freeman, 6-4, 230, DE
•Tre' Jackson, 5-10, 235, LB
•Matthew Jordan, 6-2, 205, QB
•Michael Preddy, 6-3, 270, OL
•Antonio Simmons, 6-3, 190, LB
•Trey Klock, 6-4, 260, OL
•Andrew Marshall, 6-4, 265, OL
•Lance Austin, 5-10, 170, DB
•Lawrence Austin, 5-9, 170, DB
•Qua Searcy, 5-11, 170, WR
•Jalen Johnson, 6-3, 190, DB
•Tyler Merriweather, 6-3, 290, DB
•Gary Brown, 6-3, 285, OL
•Jake Whitley, 6-4, 295, OL
•Jake Stickler, 6-5, 263, OL
•Christopher Leggett, 5-10, 210, RB
•Clinton Lynch, 6-0, 185, WR
•Kenderius Whitehead, 6-5, 220, DE
•Terrell Lewis, 6-2, 215, LB

University of Georgia Bulldogs:

- Lorenzo Cartee, DE, 6-5, 234, Norcross
- Keyon Brown, DE-OLB, 6-3, 240, Wauchula (Fla.) Hardee County
- Detric Dukes, ILB, 6-0, 230, Tucker
- Jacob Park, QB, 6-3, 205, Goose Creek (S.C.) Stratford
- Dominick Sanders, S-CB, 5-11, 185, Tucker
- Isaiah McKenzie, WR, 5-8, 175, Ft. Lauderdale (Fla.) American Heritage
- Jeb Blazevich, TE, 6-5, 230, Charlotte (N.C.) Christian
- Shaquille Jones, safety, 6-2, 175, Merritt Island, Fla.
- Shakenneth Williams, WR, 6-1, 190, Rutland
- Isaiah Wynn, OG, 6-2, 270, St. Petersburg (Fla.) Lakewood
- Sony Michel, RB, 5-11, 195, Plantation (Fla.) American Heritage
- Shattle Fenteng, CB, 6-2, 200, Hutchinson (Kan.) JC
- Kendall Baker, OL-DL, 6-5, 270, Marist
- Nick Chubb, RB, 5-11, 216, Cedartown
- Hunter Atkinson, TE, 6-6, 257, West Hall
- Rico Johnson, WR, 5-11, 178, Georgia Prep Sports Academy
- Jake Edwards, OG, 6-4, 280, Heard County
- Lamont Gaillard, DT, 6-3, 310, Fayetteville (N.C.) Pine Forest
- Gilbert Johnson, WR, 6-2, 190, Homestead (Fla.) Senior

Kennesaw State Owls:

- Chandler Burks, QB, 5-10, 175, Douglasville, Ga. (South Paulding HS)
- Jae Bowen, RB, 5-11, 190, Douglasville, Ga. (South Paulding HS)
- Will Cape, DB, 5-10, 180, Gainesville, Ga. (North Hall HS)
- Taylor Henkle, DB, 5-11, 185, Marietta, Ga. (Kell HS)
- Lorenzo Adger, OL, 6-2, 290, Douglasville, Ga. (South Paulding HS)
- Luther Jones, DL, 6-0, 285, Blairsville, Ga. (Union County HS)
- D'Vontae Bedford, DL, 6-1, 265, Darien, Ga. (McIntish County Academy)
- Joseph Alexander, DL, 6-4, 300, East Point, Ga. (Tri Cities HS)
- Braylon Young, DL, 5-11, 265, Alcoa, Tenn. (Alcoa HS)
- Dez Billingslea, LB, 6-2, 205, Covington, Ga. (Newton HS)
- Marcus Thurman, DB, 5-11, 165, Bowdon, Ga. (Bowdon HS)
- Anthony Gore, LB, 6-0, 215, Statesboro, Ga. (Statesboro HS)
- Jake McKenzie, QB, 6-0, 190, Monroeville, Ala. (Monroe Academy)
- Trey Chivers, RB, 5-11, 195, Carrollton, Ga. (Carrollton HS)
- Auzoyah Alufohai, DL, 6-3, 310, Alpharetta, Ga. (Alpharetta HS)
- Austin Byrd, DL, 6-3, 230, Calhoun, Ga. (Calhoun HS)
- Corey Thomas, OL, 6-2, 290, Covington, Ga. (Newton HS)
- Melvin Hill, RB, 5-8, 175, Sandersville, Ga. (Washington County HS)
- Cymeon Burden, DB, 6-2, 180, McDonough, Ga. (Eagles Landing HS)
- Chiaza Nwadike, OL, 6-2, 290, Riverdale, Ga. (Charles Drew HS)
- Xavier Harper, WR, 6-0, 185, Hoschton, Ga. (Jackson County HS)
- McKenzie Billingslea, DL, 6-4, 240, Powder Springs, Ga. (McEachern HS)
- Jace White, DB, 6-1, 185, Dallas, Ga. (North Paulding HS)
- Devin Pughsley, DL, 6-1, 215, Hoover, Ala. (Spain Park HS)
- Jaquez Parks, QB, 6-1, 205, Griffin, Ga. (Griffin HS)
- Ryan Warrior, OL, 6-3, 260, Fayetteville, Ga. (Sandy Creek HS)
- Justin Sumpter, WR, 6-3, 200, Tyrone, Ga. (Sandy Creek HS)
- Akebren Ralls, DB, 5-10, 170, Forsyth, Ga. (Mary Persons HS)
- Brandon Sutton, OL, 6-0, 250, LaGrange, Ga. (Callaway HS)

Georgia State Panthers:

- Nick Arbuckle * QB 6-1 230 Camarillo, Calif. (Pierce College)
- Marcus Caffey * CB 5-11 195 Atlanta, Ga. (Iowa Western CC)
- Taylor Evans * OL 6-3 285 Irvine, Calif. (Saddleback College)
- Michael Ivory * OL 6-5 360 Louisville, Ky. (Coffeyville CC)
- Steve Wolgamott * OL 6-6 305 Maize, Kan. (Butler CC)
- Michael Shaw LB 6-4 205 Sugar Hill, Ga. (Lanier HS)
- Chandon Sullivan CB 5-11 180 Winder, Ga. (Winder-Barrow HS)
- Ronald Peterkin S 6-0 170 Stone Mountain, Ga. (Stephenson HS)
- Malik Ricks LB 6-2 231 Stone Mountain, Ga. (Stephenson HS)
- Niemus Bryant LB 6-2 230 Columbus, Ga. (Carver HS)
- Gabe Mobley OL 6-3 260 Moultrie, Ga. (Colquitt County HS)
- Lucas Johnson OL 6-4 260 Cartersville, Ga. (Cass HS)
- Maaseiah Francis WR 6-3 190 Norcross, Ga. (Norcross HS)
- Todd Boyd WR 5-11 170 Moultrie, Ga. (Colquitt County HS)
- Antreal Allen CB 5-11 175 Auburn, Ala. (Auburn HS)
- Jerome Smith CB 5-11 175 Atlanta, Ga. (Benjamin E. Mays HS)
- Krysten Hammon RB 5-9 175 Dickinson, Texas (Dickinson HS)
- Emiere Scaife QB 6-3 220 Charlotte, N.C. (Mallard Creek HS)
- Ari Werts TE 6-4 220 Stone Mountain, Ga. (Stephenson HS)
- Sheldon Wynn S 6-1 210 Miami, Fla. (Hartnell College)
- Brandon Sullivan FB 5-11 225 Lilburn, Ga. (Parkview HS)

Valdosta State University Blaze:

- Chris Bahr (6-4 - 250 - DE - Kingsland, Ga. - Camden County HS)
- Stephen Denmark (6-4 - 205 - WR - Tallahassee, Fla. - Rickards HS)
- Daniel Durden (6-1 - 270 - DT - Stone Mountain, Ga. - Stephenson HS)
- Andrew Harrell (6-5 - 300 - OG - Tallahassee, Fla. - Florida HS)
- Shane Henderson (6-1 - 185 - WR - Columbus, Ind. - Hancock JC)
- Charkie Johnson (6-5 - 225 - DE - Metter, Ga. - Metter HS)
- Drevon Jones (6-4 - 190 - WR - Kennesaw, Ga. - Harrison HS)
- Mitchell Kamm (5-10 - 100 - ATHLETE - Bethlehem, Ga. - Bethlehem Christian Academy)
- David May (6-4 - 295 - OG - Winter Park, Fla. - Fleming Island HS)
- Darrell Myers (6-6 - 200 - WR - Savannah, Ga. - Johnson HS)
- Roland Rivers (6-3 - 225 - QB - Ellenwood, Ga. - Martin Luther King, Jr. HS)
- Jevan Sampler (6-2 - 200 - LB - Marietta, Ga. - Wheeler HS)
- Tim Sanders (5-11 - 190 - ATHLETE - Moultrie, Ga. - Colquitt County HS)
- Romello Shumake (5-11 - 175 - WR - Lithonia, Ga. - Martin Luther King, Jr. HS)
- Ricky Small (6-3 - 295 - OT - Valdosta, Ga. - Valdosta HS)
- Tyler Wesson (6-2 - 320 - DT - McDonough, Ga. - Ola HS)
- Conner West (5-10 - 200 - LB - Metter, Ga. - Metter HS)
- Greg Williams (5-10 - 185 - ATHLETE - Fort Valley, Ga. - Peach County HS)

Georgia Southern University Eagles:

- Chris Delarosa, LB, 6-1, 220, Altamonte Springs, Fla. (Lake Brantley)
- Ryan Peterson, RB, 5-10, 175, Ocilla, Ga. (Irwin County)
- Luke Lewallen, TE, 6-3, 215, Marietta, Ga. (Dominion Christian)
- Tommy Boynton, OL, 6-4, 280, Jacksonville, Fla. (Mandarin)
- Ken Butler, LB, 5-11, 200, Soph., LaMarque, Texas (Blinn College)
- Caleb Williams, CB, 5-9, 170, Jr. Tyler, Texas (Tyler Junior College)
- Tristan Hill, OL, 6-4, 290, Mustang, Okla. (Mustang)
- Christian Taylor, OL, 6-5, 340, Lexington, S.C. (White Knoll)
- Trayvon Williams, OL, 6-3, 306, Kingsland, Ga. (Camden County)
- Ian Bush, DT, 6-0, 305, Port Charlotte, Fla. (Port Charlotte)
- Darrius White, CB, 6-0, 180, Jr., Belton, Texas (Trinity Valley CC)
- Darrius Sapp, DT, 6-1, 305, Valdosta, Ga. (Valdosta)
- Ross Alexander, DE, 6-2, 230, DE, Columbia, Mo. (Rock Bridge)

Mercer University:

- LeMarkus Bailey | Defensive Back | 6-0 | 190 | Hillgrove High School | Marietta, Ga.
- Austin Barrett | Defensive Line | 6-3 | 295 | Oakland High School | Milton, Tenn.
- Lee Bennett | Offensive Linebacker | 6-1 | 200 | Leesburg High School | Leesburg, Fla.
- Tanner Brumby | Quarterback | 6-2 | 185 | Pickens High School | Jasper, Ga.
- Isaiah Buehler | Offensive Linebacker | 6-3 | 225 | Apopka High School | Apopka, Fla.
- Brandon Coney | Defensive Back | 5-11 | 195 | Dublin High School | Dublin, Ga.
- Chandler Curtis | WR/DB | 6-0 | 185 | Calhoun High School | Calhoun, Ga.
- Travonte’ Easley | Outside Linebacker | 6-1 | 190 | Montgomery Bell Academy | Nashville, Tenn.
- Jeremy James | Defensive Back | 5-10 | 170 | Flowery Branch High School | Flowery Branch, Ga.
- Justin Johnson | Wide Receiver | 6-4 | 195 | Nease High School | St. Augustine, Fla.
- Thomas Marchman | Offensive Line | 6-3 | 265 | North Hall High School | Gainesville, Ga.
- Arterrious “Tee” Mitchell | Running Back | 5-10 | 190 | Bolles School / Air Force Prep | Jacksonville, Fla.
- Jalen Penn | Defensive Line | 6-2 | 260 | Harrison High School | Powder Springs, Ga.
- Avery Ward | Wide Receiver | 6-2 | 170 | Chattahoochee High School | Alpharetta, Ga.
- Austin Wysor | Defensive Line | 6-5 | 250 | Hewitt-Trussville High School | Trussville, Ala.
- Caleb Yates | Offensive Line | 6-4 | 285 | Oakland High School | Murfreesboro, Tenn.

Shorter University:

- Hayden Stephens, SB, 5-9, 175
Tanner High School
Tanner, Ala.
Two-time Alabama Class 2A Player of the Year; rushed for 1,163 yards and 15 TDs in 2013 to lead Tanner to second consecutive Class 2A State Championship.

- Eric Hart, S, 5-10, 170
Lowndes County High School
Valdosta, Ga.
Recorded 5 interceptions in 2013; Had 81 solo tackles, 47 assists, 8 interceptions in his career.

- Michael Turner, DL, 6-0, 270
Auburn High School
Auburn, Ala.
In his last two season, Turner recorded 62 solo tackles, 9 tackles for losses and 2 sacks

Savannah State University:

- Nicholas Bentley RB 5-10 225 Decatur, Ga. / Decatur
- Ellison Burns TE 6-3 205 Savannah, Ga. / Benedictine- Damien Campbell OL 6-3 250 College Park, Ga. / Hapeville Charter
- Kenyard Campbell ATH 5-11 185 Savannah, Ga. / Bible Baptist
- Conner Christian DT 6-3 250 Dallas, Ga. / East Paulding
- David Crowley DB 5-10 180 Jacksonville, Fla. / Trinity Christian
- Jamal Earls OL 6-3 275 Hampton, Va. / Phoebus
- Sean Fogarty OL 6-4 265 Savannah, Ga. / Benedictine
- Rohan Francis OL 6-3 240 College Park, Ga. / Hapeville Charter
- Blake Gerido OL 6-4 305 Brentwood, Tenn. / Ravenwood
- Rodheem Greene DE 6-3 260 Savannah, Ga. / Memorial Day School
- Christian Guinn DE 6-3 220 Dallas, Ga. / East Paulding
- Steven "Tyler" Hagan WR 6-7 205 Guyton, Ga. / South Effingham
- Michael Knox QB 6-3 205 Columbia, S.C. / C.A. Johnson
- Aaron Redmond II DL 6-1 360 Columbia, S.C. / Ridgeville
- Bradley Stophel OL 6-4 260 Brunswick, Ga. / Brunswick

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