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Saturday, April 20, 2013
ESPN 150 OL is LSU's ninth commit
By Gary Laney
The Tigers beat out national champion Alabama for the future services of in-state OL Garrett Brumfield.
BATON ROUGE, La. --
(Baton Rouge, La./University Lab) has spent his high school career on LSU's campus.
He'll stay there for college.
The ESPN 150 offensive lineman, whose high school is on LSU's campus, committed to the Tigers on Saturday after LSU's spring game, giving LSU its ninth commitment for the 2014 class.
At University Lab, Brumfield teamed with 2013 Alabama recruit
and 2015 top prospect
. A hulking right tackle for U-High, he projects as a guard in LSU's system.
The No. 98 player in the ESPN 150, Brumfield is LSU's second offensive line commitment of the class, joining offensive guard
, another in-state prospect.
Of the nine prospects, four are from Louisiana and five are in the ESPN 150. LSU's class was ranked fourth in the ESPN rankings prior to Brumfield's pledge.