Cypress Bay (Fla.) cornerback Deion Hallmon announced that he received a verbal offer from Florida Wednesday afternoon. Hallmon recently cut down to five schools and told FOXSportsNEXT.com what his newest offer means in his recruitment.
Cypress Bay (Fla.) cornerback Deion Hallmon
felt honored by a Florida
offer Tuesday afternoon but told FOXSportsNEXT.com he is not looking at the Gators as an option.
Hallmon recently cut his list to Rutgers, Syracuse, Wisconsin, West Virginia and Florida State and remains focused on those schools.
"[I am] not considering them," Hallmon told FOXSportsNEXT.com. "[I am] staying with my top five."
Hallmon's first official visit will be to Syracuse at the start of September and has previously listed Rutgers as his leader. With offers from Florida State, Florida and USF, Miami is the lone in-state school that has not.
-- CuseNation.com's Mike McAllister contributed to this report.