DB K.J. Chamberlain Profile
2016 Safety/Cornerback KJ Chamberlain (Greenwood, S.C.) out of Emerald
High School took some time to update CUTigers on his weekend visit.
"I liked meeting the coaches. They really make you feel like you are
family. I like Coach Reed, because he really showed the most interest
and told me a lot of things about the school and team," said
For the cornerback there were a lot of sights to be found around
campus as well.
"Their facilities are amazing. The indoor practice
facility was great, and I like how they're building onto it in the
future," stated Chamberlain.
Clemson fans have grown familiar with Emerald High School in recent
months with the signing of co-defensive star Gage Cervenka at
Chamberlain noted his connection with his former teammate by saying,
"It was a great two years playing with him. We had a great connection
on and off the field. We've had the discussion before about playing
together in college. I would love to reunite with him to play again."
Chamberlain knows he poses a threat on the football field. He talked
about his skill set in saying, "I react to the ball quickly, and I get
downhill. The coaches loved how I could move around with my size. When
Coach Reed and I talked, he said he would move me to corner for my
size and speed. I feel like I would fit great into their defensive
It's still relatively early in the recruiting game for Chamberlain,
but he already has his eyes set on a few schools.
"My favorites so far are South Carolina, Clemson and Wake Forest,"
As far as visits go Chamberlain isn't done just yet.
"Coastal Carolina invited me to their camp. Hopefully I'll be able to make it to that
one," continued Chamberlain.
Chamberlain is listed at 6-foot-2 and 194 pounds. He has not yet been
rated by Scout, but has flashed his potential on the field as he led
the state of South Carolina with 14 interceptions in his junior
DB names top 3 after Clemson's Junior Day
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