Scout Rank: 3-star, No. 35 QB
Size: 6-5, 200 pounds
Hometown: Charlotte, North Carolina
School: West Mecklenburg High School
Notes: Jalan McClendon originally committed to NC State in the spring over offers from Miami, Virginia, Florida State, North Carolina, Wake Forest, East Carolina, and UNC-Charlotte among others.
He had a stellar junior year where he led West Mecklenburg to a 9-4 record, the school's best mark in nearly 25 years. He finished the season with over 2,000 yards of total offense, 22 total touchdowns, and just eight interceptions.
This past weekend McClendon was one of the top performers in the State 7-on-7 Championship held at Heritage High School.
He led his team to a 4-1 record in the event, which included wins over Raleigh (NC) Enloe and Durham (NC) Hillside.
Here are highlights of McClendon from both of those matchups.