Four-star Amite (La.) WR Devonta Lee commits to LSU

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Four-star Amite (La.) WR Devonta Lee commits to LSU

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Four-star Amite (La.) WR Devonta Lee commits to LSU

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It can be hard for an up and coming football recruit from the state of Louisiana to reject the charms of the home state LSU Tigers. Just ask elite four-star Amite (La.) High School recruit Devonta Lee.

Devonta Lee, a four-star wide receiver and teammate of fellow hyped recruit Ishmael Sopsher (both at Amite and in the Under Armour All-American Game) found himself facing a similar decision as his teammate, LSU and another SEC power, or in his case two: Texas A&M and Kentucky. The elite athlete eventually came to the conclusion that he was best served keeping his talent close to home.

The addition of the in-state dynamo pushes LSU’s class farther up the annual rankings. And Lee made it clear in his comments before donning an LSU hat that Baton Rouge’s proximity was a big part of his decision, in part by surrounding himself with layers of family as he made his announcement.

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