The SEC is the most competitive recruiting conference in college football and that’s because most elite recruits want to play in it, but if there’s a non-SEC coach that can out-recruit the power conference, it’s Urban Meyer.
That’s good news for the Buckeyes in the race for 4-star defensive tackle Chris Williams. He’s a talented recruit from the state of Georgia, which is SEC country, and he’s ranked as the No. 30 defensive tackle in the 2014 class, according to the 247Sports Composite.
According to Dave Hooker of ESPN.com, Ohio State is in Williams’ top five but so are four other big-time SEC programs:
The defensive tackle from Tyrone (Ga.) Sandy Creek confirmed that Ole Miss, Texas A&M, Ohio State, Tennessee and South Carolina have separated themselves from the pack. Williams told ESPN of the group shortly after a visit to Tennessee on Saturday for its junior day event.
“That’s my top schools right now,” the 6-foot-1, 283-pound prospect said before adding that his…
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