Simmons: Quick Hitters

Here are some news and notes on prospects from around the South.

  • Tennessee has offered Cameron Toney, a linebacker out of Huntsville, Ala. a scholarship and Toney will be in Knoxville this weekend visiting the Vols.

  • Purdue offered Shaq Wiggins on Thursday. Wggins has been committed to Georgia for a few weeks and he will be back in Athens this weekend.

  • Marietta (GA) Walton quarterback Parker McLeod is visiting Oklahoma State on Friday and then Arkansas on Saturday. McLeod has offers from Boston College, Louisville, and OSU.

  • Josh McNeil has been one of the hottest prospects in the South over the last few weeks. The former East Carolina commitment is up to double-digit offers and he thinks Alabama, Florida, Georgia, LSU, or Oregon could be next. McNeil never played football until 2011.

  • North Carolina offered Delando Crooks a scholarship on Thursday. He is one of the top OLs in Georgia and he is visiting UGA Saturday.

  • Navarre, Fla. tight end Jordan Leggett added an offer from UCF on Thursday. Leggett also has offers from Clemson, Louisville, and USF.

  • Clemson offered Alabama commitment Bradley Bozeman on Thursday, but Bozeman is still solid to the Crimson Tide.

  • Ole Miss offered Peach State defensive backs Brendan Langley and Cortez Leonard. Both have other offers and both are among the top DBs in Georgia.

  • Georgia offered Aulden Bynum on Thursday. Bynum's father attended the University of Georgia and the Dawgs are one of eight schools on his offer list.

  • Tramel Terry spent time in Columbia on Thursday visiting the South Carolina Gamecocks. Terry is a versatile athlete and he could visit Clemson or Georgia this weekend.

  • Auburn offered 2014 offensive lineman Orlando Brown this week. Brown moved down to Georgia from Maryland early in 2012 and this is his first offer since moving South. Expect many more.

  • Nick Glass and Demarre Kitt are two of the top sophomores in Georgia and both are visiting Clemson on Saturday. Clemson has offered Kitt.

  • Memphis (TN) East offensive tackle Christian Morris added an offer from Ole Miss on Wednesday and he now has offers from the the Rebels, Clemson, Memphis, Mississippi State, and Vanderbilt.

  • Darian Claiborne is one of the top defensive prospects out of Louisiana and he has added an offer from Texas A&M.

  • Carl Lawson picked up an offer from Mississippi State on Thursday and that is offer no. 20 for the defensive end out of Milton (GA).

  • Ahmad Fulwood plans to visit Florida on Friday. He is one of the top wide receivers in the country and he is out of Jacksonville, Fla.

    Chad Simmons is currently a National Recruiting Analyst for FOX Sports/Scout. He started with Scout in 2003 and then moved on to another Recruiting Service from 2004-2008 before returning to Scout the first of 2009 to become South Recruiting Manager.
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