Meet Dexter Lawrence, Clemson's Top 5 Defensive Tackle Commit

The defensive tackle class is very strong in 2016 and we take a look at the top five out of the South here...

The No. 1 prospect in the South is Dexter Lawrence.  He plays defensive tackle.

Lawrence is the No. 2 overall prospect in the country and currently enrolled at Clemson.

Derrick Brown is the No. 4 prospect in the South.  Rashard Lawrence is the No. 9 prospect in the South.  Both are five stars on Scout.  Brown is still considering AlabamaAuburnGeorgiaMississippi State, and Tennessee.  Lawrence is already committed to LSU.

Julian Rochester is already on the campus of the Georgia Bulldogs.  He is the No. 22 prospect in the South.

The Mississippi Rebels won out for Benito Jones, and the No. 25 prospect in the South is already on campus in Oxford (Miss.).

It is a strong year in the trenches at defensive tackle as you can see here. Top Stories