The 2022 rankings were updated after the assessment period in the spring, and now we’re taking a closer look at the individual position rankings. At the defensive back, there are a total of five five-star players, four of whom have already pledged.
Programs with Highest Commissions: Ohio State University, Ohio State University
There are four five-star defensive backs in the 2022 class already committed to the Power Five programs. LSU And the Ohio State You have one five-star commitment as well as several four-star commitments.
LSU ranked #1 in safety in the 2022 class, Jacoby Matthews, back in April. She already had four-star corner commitments later welshAnd the Marcus Scott II And the Gadarian rhymeEach of them committed to the Tigers in January.
Ohio State, meanwhile, has probability #1 for the angle at Jahim SingletaryWho climbed to this post in this update. The Buckeyes team also earned a commitment early in the process from the four-star Cornerback site Gear Brown, then added a four-star angle Ryan Turner Four star safety Key Stokes in May.
Height Prediction: Xavier Nwankpa
After originally starting at No. 184 in the first Rivals250 for the 2022 class last August, Iowa Safety Xavier Nwankpa It has moved up to rank 35 after the last update to that ranking. He now sits as the safety number 3 in the class.
Recoil safety that puts fear in receivers that come in the middle, this spring in the 7-on-7 competition, Nwankpa showed that he is more than just a big hitter, playing with great range and showing abilities in both man and area coverage. Nwankpa was also one of the highlights on the track this spring in both the relays and the long jump.
Expected to watch: Denver Harris
There was a change at the top of the corner rankings, with Singletary moving up to the number one position he previously held jackson tomorrow. Houston Denver Harris He remains second on that list, but will have a chance to make his case for number one during a big year that will tell us how he recovered from a knee injury last year. This injury has kept Harris out for the majority of this season, but there’s no denying that he has the skill set that could eventually see him top the rankings.
Harris is also the only five-star full-back who is not currently committed. This recruitment seems to come down to AlabamaAnd the LSU And the Texas, with official visits scheduled with Longhorns and Crimson Tide later this month.