Auburn Signee Profile: Devaroe Lawrence

Junior college defensive lineman Devaroe Lawrence has signed with Gus Malzahn's Tigers.

Auburn Signee: Devaroe Lawrence is a 6-3, 282 prospect from Georgia Military College whose hometown is Greenville, S.C.

:Position/Scout Ranking: He is rated as a three star defensive tackle.

Auburn's Main Competition: An early commitment to the Tigers, he chose Auburn over Mississippi State, Arizona and others.

Why Auburn Signed Him: With the Tigers having a lot of turnover in the 2013 and 2014 senior classes on the front four, signing replacements is a high priority. Lawrence is an athletic performer with a lot of potential to improve plus he will enroll at Auburn with three seasons of eligibility.

Devaroe Lawrence

Quoting Lawrence: "I'm ready to work now. I'm ready to grind. I'm going to finish up strong in junior college and I'm going to come in and play hard and work hard. We're going to win."

Worth Noting: He is one of two defensive linemen from Georgia Military College who are part of Auburn's signee class. The other one, end Davonte Lambert, is expected to be Lawrence's roommate at Auburn.


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