Final 12 months Chilton County (Ala.) five-star edge Demarcus Riddick dedicated to Georgia. Nevertheless, there’s plenty of hypothesis that he can be flipping his dedication subsequent week (July 26) when he makes his closing school resolution.
Two applications are working onerous to flip Riddick, with Alabama thought-about a slight favourite to get the job executed over Auburn, per John Garcia Jr. at Rivals.
“The Crimson Tide stay the favourite, however within the final week or so Auburn’s continued push for him appears to have been properly acquired, as Rivals started listening to there may be rising confidence from Hugh Freeze’s employees relating to July 26. We’ll persist with Nick Saban and firm a couple of week out, however Auburn is making this flip try that rather more fascinating.”
Going by the 247Sports composite rankings, Riddick ranks No. 3 within the state, No. 3 at his place and No. 26 nationally within the class of 2024.
Regardless of technically having his dedication, On3’s prediction model has the Bulldogs at simply 27.2%, which is decrease than Alabama (39.2%) and Auburn (31.7%).
For now, Georgia stays the top-ranked recruiting program in the 2024 cycle by a large margin. After a sluggish begin, Alabama has risen quick of late and is now No. 5 nationally. In the meantime, Auburn is lagging behind at No. 38.
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