"It feels real good to be committed right now. I am not sure if I will take any other visits or not."
The 6-0, 210-pound linebacker had several reasons for going ahead with an early decision.
"Georgia Tech felt like home," Jefferson said. "I really like both their academic and football program."
"Coach Giff Smith was my recruiting coach. I really like him a lot. He is a real good guy."
Jefferson chose the Yellow Jackets over a scholarship offer from Duke.