Brown Commits to Clemson

CHERAW, S.C. - The Clemson Tigers continued their in-state domination of South Carolina by landing the verbal commitment of three-star wide receiver Jaron Brown Friday.

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Brown (6-3, 190) announced a verbal commitment to Clemson during a press conference at Cheraw High School.

"I'm going to be spending the next four years at Clemson," he said.

Moments before making his announcement, he called Clemson a coach live on stage.

He chose the Tigers over offers from Tennessee, West Virginia, South Carolina and Michigan.

His final top three consisted of Clemson, South Carolina and Michigan.

As a senior Brown recorded 22 receptions for 450 yards on offense to go along with 85 tackles and three interceptions on the defensive side of the ball. For his efforts, he was named to the Shrine Bowl of the Carolinas.

He was also instrumental in leading the Braves to the Class AA state championship.

Brown's main recruiter to Clemson is assistant coach Dabo Swinney.

Brown is currently listed as the No. 56 wide receiver in the country according to

With Brown's commitment in place, Clemson will likely move up at least two spots in's updated team rankings, set to be released Saturday morning at 6 AM Eastern. Clemson's 2008 class is currently ranked No. 16 in the nation.

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