However, he will be visiting some of those schools near his home, soon. He was planning to camp at LSU on Monday, and he wants to camp at Texas on June 10. "I'm trying to get to Stillwater to see Oklahoma State this summer, too," he added. "They really want me to come up there."
Hardeman told Deacon Sports that he is absolutely open to any school that might offer, including Wake Forest. "I don't know too much about them yet but I know it's a great school academically and I know they're in the ACC.
"One of my real good friends, Joshua Wilhite, is committed up there. He's from the 2012 class and we talk frequently."
What is Hardeman looking for in a school? "Whether they have my major," he said, simply enough. "I want to go into broadcast journalism so something in communications."