With a need on the interior offensive line, big Tyrone Crowder from Richmond Senior High in Rockingham, N.C., is expected to make it for the camp this weekend. Planning on watching the action instead of participating, he will have the opportunity to talk with Auburn OL Coach Jeff Grimes and get a feel for what the Auburn program is all about.
A player who Auburn got an early commitment from, later switched to Miami and now is uncommitted once again, Jayron Kearse is expected to make a trip to Auburn for the first time. Taking part in the camp, he's being recruited as a wide receiver by the Tigers and could make a big move at that position with a strong day on Saturday. Scout.com rates Kearse four stars as an outside linebacker prospect. He can also play quarterback.
After close friend Reuben Foster committed to Auburn on Thursday, Georgia commitment Tray Matthews could be back for a second visit to check out the Tigers this weekend. With the two saying they would like to play for the same team on the next level that could be big for Auburn if Matthews makes a return trip to the Plains and likes what he sees.
Auburn will also have several current commitments on hand to continue bonding with the coaching staff and their future teammates. Among those expected are Kamryn Melton, Trey Johnson, Carl Lawson, Dee Liner and Earnest Robinson.
Much of the focus at Saturday's camp will be on targeting 2014 prospects and there will be plenty of those to take a look at for the Tigers at every position. We'll start with the offense and break the potential participants down position-by-position.
Quarterback: 2014 Jake Dolegala, St. Francis, N.Y., High; 2014 Gunner Roach, UMS-Wright, Mobile; 2014 Wilton Speight, Richmond, Va., 2015 Michael O'Connor, Baylor School, Chattanooga, Tenn., 2015 Eris Williams, Cartersville, Ga.
Running Back: 2013 Jordan Chunn, Madison County High; 2015 Jaylin Hayward, Godby High, Tallahassee, Fla.; 2013 Jamari Smith, Fletcher High , Neptune, Fla; 2014 Austin Mansell, Walker County High; 2014 Charles Nelson, Seabreeze High, Daytona Beach, Fla; 2014 Deven Sullivan, Muscle Shoals; 2014 Jonathan Vickers, North Florida Christian, Tallahassee, Fla.
Wide Receiver/Tight End: 2015 TE B.J. Bailey, Deshler High, Tuscumbia) 2014 Jalen Johnson, Oneonta; 2013 Joshua Nobles, Landmark Christian, Atlanta; 2014 Connor Blair, Seabreeze High, Daytona Beach, Fla; 2014 Gabe Moore, Freeport, Fla., High.
Offensive Line: 2013 Kurt Aston, Rogers High, Florence High; 2013 Daniel Brickhouse, Baker High, Mobile; 2013 Octavius Jackson, Colquitt County, Moultrie, Ga; 2013 Harrison Loudon, McGill-Toolen, Mobile High; 2014 Josh Casher, St. Paul's, Mobile High; 2014 Terrone Prescott, Columbia High, Decatur, Ga.
Defensive Line/Linebackers: 2013 Taylor Daniels, Clay-Chalkville; 2014 Jimmy Martin, Orangewood Christian, Winter Park, Fla.; 2014 Austin Parmer, Thomas County Central, Thomasville, Ga; 2014 Tre Williams, St. Paul's, Mobile; 2013 Xavier Woodson, Eufaula.