Tigers in Top Five for North Augusta Star

Marcus Jackson is one of the top safety prospects in the Palmetto State and he has a quite a few schools recruiting him pretty heavily. Who does he favor at this time?

"My top 5 is South Carolina, Clemson, Florida State, Georgia and Auburn. I don't really have a favorite right now,"

Why does he like those 5 schools?

South Carolina: "They have a new head coach and people say he's good to play for. I went to a couple of their games and I felt good there."

Clemson: "I have a couple of friends there. Reggie Merriweather said he likes up there and wants me to come play with him."

Florida State: "They have one of those big schools that everybody wants to play for."

Georgia: "I went to like all their home games last season except Tennessee. It's a great atmosphere. They have crazy fans and a great coach. I'm also friends with C.J. Byrd."

Auburn: "I saw them play Georgia when they had ‘College Gameday' there. It was wild up there. Just seems like a great place to play football."

What is Jackson looking for in the school of his choice?

"I want a place that offers a good education, a great football staff and a school that cares about their players."

Who is recruiting Jackson the heaviest right now?

"Georgia is showing me the most attention right now. They're recruiting me at Safety."

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