Alabama Top 5: The Opening standouts 

July, 9, 2013
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There’s a reason The Opening was considered the nation’s premier camp event of the summer. It showcased the top players from across the country through events such as the SPARQ competition, the OL/DL challenge and the 7-on-7 tournament.

For Alabama, the camp featured five commitments -- including Montel McBride, who made his decision while in Oregon -- and a number of top targets. Here’s a look at the top five Tide commitments or targets who helped themselves the most last week.

1. C J.C. Hassenauer (Woodbury, Minn./East Ridge)
6-foot-3, 292 pounds
ESPN 300 rank: N/R

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