Mekhi Becton (© Michael Clark)

Trio of highly-rated offensive linemen are making an official visit with Louisville this weekend

A trio of highly-rated offensive linemen will be checking out the Louisville program this weekend

Highlighted by struggles during the final stretch of the season, signing talent to join the offensive front is a big need for Louisville and the Cardinals coaching staff appears to be on the cusp of filling those concerns.

Four-star guard Cole Bentley is already signed and on campus giving head coach Bobby Petrino and line coach Chris Klenakis a great start and the two will welcome a trio of highly-sought after prospects for their official visits this weekend.

Jefferson, Ga., product Caleb Chandler, a four-star guard, measures in at 6-foot-5, 305-pounds.  Rated as the No. 22 prospect at his position by Scout.com, Chandler had a visit from Klenakis prior to departing for Louisville on Friday.  He has also has visits planned with Florida and Oklahoma State.

http://www.scout.com/college/louisville/player/199098-caleb-chandler

Toryque Bateman, a 6-foot-8, 300-pound guard, is rated a three-star prospect and the No. 60 at his spot nationally.  A product of Gadsden, Ala., Bateman also has Miami and Michigan high on his list.

http://www.scout.com/college/louisville/player/203133-toryque-bateman

Making trip from Highland Springs, Va., 6-foot-7, 300-pound Mekhi Becton checks in as Virginia's best tackle prospect and is No. 44 nationally.  Fellow ACC foes Virginia and Virginia Tech, along with others, are still in the mix.

http://www.scout.com/college/louisville/player/201987-mekhi-becton

 


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