5-Star DT Trent Thompson commits to UGA
Five-star defensive tackle Trent Thompson has committed to the Georgia Bulldogs!
Thompson announced his commitment shortly after 7pm ET at a ceremony at his school, Westover, in Albany.
Thompson (6-4, 297) committed to the Bulldogs over his top four schools Auburn, Alabama, Florida State, and USC. Other top schools to offer him include Clemson, Florida, Louisville, Ohio State, Penn State, South Carolina, and Tennessee.
In the 247Sports Composite rankings, Thompson is listed as the No. 1 defensive tackle in the country and the No. 2 overall recruit.
Rivals.com also rates Trent Thompson as one of the top recruits in the country. They have him No. 1 at his position and third overall in the country.
The Bulldogs now have five commitments on the defensive line for the 2015 class. Trent Thompson joins Natrez Patrick (DE/OLB), Chauncey Rivers (WDE), Quincy Vasser (DL), and Justin Young (DL).
Thompson is also the second five-star recruit to commit to the Dawgs. He joins athlete Terry Godwin of Hogansville, GA, who committed to UGA back in January.