USA TODAY High School Sports Top 100: 2022 Recruiting Rankings

USA TODAY High School Sports Top 100: 2022 Recruiting Rankings

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USA TODAY High School Sports Top 100: 2022 Recruiting Rankings

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Leading up to the highly anticipated early signing period, we’ve kept an eye on the top 100 football recruits in the country according to the USA TODAY High School Sports Composite Player Rankings, which averages the grades from the three biggest recruiting services: 247SportsESPN and Rivals

Some athletes have already made verbal commitments, but now the real fun begins, as the top recruits make it official and sign on the dotted line.

And as each of the top 100 dons that cap of their future NCAA school, we’ll update the rankings to include where they’re headed in 2022.

(Note: the recruit’s measurements and position are courtesy of 247Sports.)

This list was most recently updated on Jan. 8, 2022.

1. Walter Nolen - Powell (Tenn.)

Photo: Andrew Ivins, 247Sports

Position: DT

Height/Weight: 6-4/325

College: Texas A&M

Average: 1.33

2. Travis Hunter - Collins Hill (Ga.)

Photo: Rusty Mansell, 247Sports

Position: CB

Height/Weight: 6-1/165

College: Jackson State

Average: 2

t-3. Evan Stewart - Liberty (Texas)

Photo: Andrew Ivins, 247Sports

Position: WR

Height/Weight: 6-0/175

College: Texas A&M

Average: 6

t-3. Domani Jackson - Mater Dei (Calif.)

Photo: Logan Newman/USA TODAY High School Sports

Position: CB

Height/Weight: 6-1/185

College: USC

Average: 6

5. Luther Burden - East St. Louis (Ill.)

Photo: 247Sports

Position: WR

Height/Weight: 6-2/194

College: Missouri

Average: 7.66

6. Travis Shaw - Grimsley (N.C.)

Photo: 247Sports

Position: DT

Height/Weight: 6-5/310

College: North Carolina

Average: 8.33

7. Jaheim Singletary - Riverside (Fla.)

Photo: 247Sports

Position: CB

Height/Weight: 6-2/170

College: Georgia

Average: 11.33

8. Denver Harris - North Shore (Texas)

Photo: 247Sports

Position: CB

Height/Weight: 6-1/180

College: Texas A&M

Average: 12

9. Zach Rice - Liberty Christian Academy (Va.)

Photo: 247Sports

Position: OT

Height/Weight: 6-6/282

College: North Carolina

Average: 12.66

10. Devon Campbell - Bowie (Texas)

Photo: 247Sports

Position: IOL

Height/Weight: 6-3/310

College: Texas

Average: 14

11. Will Johnson - Grosse Pointe South (Mich.)

Photo: 247Sports

Position: CB

Height/Weight: 6-3/190

College: Michigan

Average: 15.33

12. Shemar Stewart - Monsignor Pace (Fla.)

Photo: 247Sports

Position: DE

Height/Weight: 6-5/260

College: Texas A&M

Average: 16

13. Jeremiah Alexander - Thompson (Ala.)

Photo: Jason Caldwell, 247Sports

Position: DE

Height/Weight: 6-2/255

College: Alabama

Average: 17

14. C.J. Hicks - Archbishop Alter (Ohio)

Photo: 247Sports

Position: LB

Height/Weight: 6-3/220

College: Ohio State

Average: 17.66

t-15. Gabriel Brownlow-Dindy - Lakeland (Fla.)

Photo: 247Sports

Position: DT

Height/Weight: 6-3/280

College: Texas A&M

Average: 18

t-15. Walker Howard - St. Thomas More (La.)

Photo: 247Sports

Position: QB

Height/Weight: 6-1/195

College: LSU

Average: 18

17. Kelvin Banks - Summer Creek (Texas)

Photo: 247Sports

Position: OT

Height/Weight: 6-5/300

College: Texas

Average: 19.66

t-18. Harold Perkins - Cy Park (Texas)

Photo: 247Sports

Position: LB

Height/Weight: 6-2.5/210

College: LSU

Average: 22

t-18. Bear Alexander - IMG Academy (Fla.)

Photo: 247Sports

Position: DT

Height/Weight: 6-3/325

College: Georgia

Average: 22

20. Kamari Wilson - IMG Academy (Fla.)

Photo: 247Sports

Position: S

Height/Weight: 6-1/195

College: Florida

Average: 25.33

21. Branson Robinson - Germantown (Miss.)

Photo: 247Sports

Position: RB

Height/Weight: 5-10/220

College: Georgia

Average: 25.66

22. Will Campbell - Neville (La.)

Photo: 247Sports

Position: OT

Height/Weight: 6-6/300

College: LSU

Average: 28.33

23. Omari Abor - Duncanville (Texas)

Photo: 247Sports

Position: DE

Height/Weight: 6-4/240

College: Ohio State

Average: 30.33

24. Josh Conerly Jr. - Rainier Beach (Wash.)

Photo: 247Sports

Position: OT

Height/Weight: 6-5/275

College: Uncommitted — announcing on Feb. 3, 2022.

Average: 31.33

25. Jacoby Mathews - Ponchatoula (La.)

Photo: 247Sports

Position: S

Height/Weight: 6-2/205

College: Texas A&M

Average: 33

26. Conner Weigman - Bridgeland (Texas)

Photo: 247Sports

Position: QB

Height/Weight: 6-2/208

College: Texas A&M

Average: 33.66

t-27. Emmanuel Henderson - Geneva County (Ala.)

Photo: 247Sports

Position: RB

Height/Weight: 6-1/185

College: Alabama

Average: 34.66

t-27. Ty Simpson - Westview (Tenn.)

Photo: 247Sports

Position: QB

Height/Weight: 6-2/185

College: Alabama

Average: 34.66

t-29. Malaki Starks - Jefferson (Ga.)

Photo: 247Sports

Position: LB

Height/Weight: 6-1/200

College: Georgia

Average: 36.33

t-29. Kevin Coleman - St. Mary's (Mo.)

Photo: 247Sports

Position: WR

Height/Weight: 5-11/170

College: Jackson State

Average: 36.33

31. Mykel Williams - Hardaway (Ga.)

Photo: 247Sports

Position: DT

Height/Weight: 6-5/265

College: Georgia

Average: 37

32. Cade Klubnik - Westlake (Texas)

Syndication: Austin American-Statesman

Position: QB

Height/Weight: 6-2.5/186

College: Clemson

Average: 38.66

33. Jeadyn Lukus - Mauldin (S.C.)

Photo: 247Sports

Position: CB

Height/Weight: 6-2/185

College: Clemson

Average: 39

34. Raleek Brown - Mater Dei (Calif.)

Photo: 247Sports

Position: RB

Height/Weight: 5-8/185

College: USC

Average: 39.33

t-35. Sam McCall - Lake Gibson (Fla.)

Photo: 247Sports

Position: ATH

Height/Weight: 6-1/180

College: Florida State

Average: 41

t-35. Terrance Brooks - Little Elm (Texas)

Photo: 247Sports

Position: CB

Height/Weight: 5-11/190

College: Texas

Average: 41

37. Shawn Murphy - Unity Reed (Va.)

Photo: 247Sports

Position: LB

Height/Weight: 6-2/215

College: Alabama

Average: 42

38. Jaylen Sneed - Hilton Head (S.C.)

Photo: 247Sports

Position: LB

Height/Weight: 6-2/210

College: Notre Dame

Average: 43.67

39. Dani Dennis-Sutton - McDonogh School (Md.)

Photo: 247Sports

Position: DL

Height/Weight: 6-5/250

College: Penn State

Average: 46.33

40. Gabe Powers - Marysville (Ohio)

Photo: 247Sports

Position: LB

Height/Weight: 6-4/230

College: Ohio State

Average: 46.67

41. Shazz Preston - St. James (La.)

Photo: 247Sports

Position: WR

Height/Weight: 6-0/190

College: Alabama

Average: 48.33

42. Dasan McCullough - Bloomington South (Ind.)

Photo: 247Sports

Position: DE

Height/Weight: 6-5/220

College: Indiana

Average: 50.33

43. Jaheim Oatis - Columbia (Miss.)

Photo: 247Sports

Position: OT

Height/Weight: 6-4/370

College: Alabama

Average: 51.67

44. Daylen Everette - IMG Academy (Fla.)

Photo: 247Sports

Position: CB

Height/Weight: 6-1/185

College: Georgia

Average: 52

t-45. Tyler Booker - IMG Academy (Fla.)

Photo: 247Sports

Position: OT

Height/Weight: 6-5/325

College: Alabama

Average: 54.67

t-45. Kaden Saunders - Westerville South (Ohio)

Photo: 247Sports

Position: WR

Height/Weight: 5-10/172

College: Penn State

Average: 54.67

t-47. Gentry Williams - Booker T. Washington (Okla.)

Photo: 247Sports

Position: CB

Height/Weight: 6-1/170

College: Oklahoma

Average: 55.67

t-47. Jalon Walker - Salisbury (N.C.)

Photo: 247Sports

Position: LB

Height/Weight: 6-2/220

College: Georgia

Average: 55.67

49. Enai White - Imhotep Institute (Pa.)

Photo: Brian Dohn, 247Sports

Position: DE

Height/Weight: 6-5/230

College: Texas A&M

Average: 56

t-50. Gunner Stockton - Rabun County (Ga.)

Photo: 247Sports

Position: QB

Height/Weight: 6-1/220

College: Georgia

Average: 57

t-50. Bryce Anderson - West Brook (Texas)

Photo: 247Sports

Position: S

Height/Weight: 6-0/190

College: Texas A&M

Average: 57

t-52. Gavin Sawchuk - Valor Christian (Colo.)

Photo: 247Sports

Position: RB

Height/Weight: 5-11/185

College: Oklahoma

Average: 57.67

t-52. Kiyaunta Goodwin - Charlestown (Ind.)

Photo: 247Sports

Position: OT

Height/Weight: 6-7/300

College: Kentucky

Average: 57.67

54. Joe Brunner - Whitefish Bay (Wisc.)

Photo: Evan Flood, 247Sports

Position: OT

Height/Weight: 6-6/300

College: Wisconsin

Average: 58

55. Marvin Jones Jr. - American Heritage (Fla.)

Photo: Andrew Ivins, 247Sports

Position: DE

Height/Weight:6-4.5/245

College: Georgia

Average: 59

56. Khamauri Rogers - Holmes County (Miss.)

Photo: 247Sports

Position: CB

Height/Weight: 6-0/165

College: Miami

Average: 61.67

57. Zion Branch - Bishop Gorman (Nev.)

Photo: Blair Angulo, 247Sports

Position: S

Height/Weight: 6-2.5/190

College: USC

Average: 61.67

58. Tyre West - Tift County (Ga.)

Photo: 247Sports

Position: DL

Height/Weight: 6-3/280

College: Tennessee

Average: 62

59. Talyn Shettron - Santa Fe (Okla.)

Photo: 247Sports

Position: WR

Height/Weight: 6-3/185

College: Oklahoma State

Average: 63

60. Caden Curry - Center Grove (Ind.)

Syndication: The Indianapolis Star

Position: DL

Height/Weight: 6-5/250

College: Ohio State

Average: 65.33

t-61. Caleb Burton - Lake Travis (Texas)

Photo: 247Sports

Position: WR

Height/Weight: 6-0/165

College: Ohio State

Average: 67.67

t-61. A.J. Duffy - IMG Academy (Fla.)

Photo: 247Sports

Position: QB

Height/Weight: 6-2/203

College: Florida State

Average: 67.67

63. Earnest Greene - St. John Bosco (Calif.)

Photo: Shotgun Spratling, 247Sports

Position: IOL

Height/Weight: 6-4.5/330

College: Uncommitted

Average: 68

64. Andre Greene Jr. - St. Christopher's School (Va.)

Photo: 247Sports

Position: WR

Height/Weight: 6-3/185

College: North Carolina

Average: 68.33

65. Jaishawn Barham - St. Frances Academy (Md.)

Photo: 247Sports

Position: LB

Height/Weight: 6-3/230

College: Maryland

Average: 72.67

66. Xavier Nwankpa - Southeast Polk (Iowa)

Photo: 247Sports

Position: S

Height/Weight: 6-2/190

College: Iowa

Average: 73.33

67. Cyrus Moss - Bishop Gorman (Nev.)

Photo: 247Sports

Position: DE

Height/Weight: 6-6/220

College: Miami

Average: 73.67

68. Shemar James - Faith Academy (Ala.)

Photo: 247Sports

Position: LB

Height/Weight: 6-2/212

College: Florida

Average: 75.67

69. Kenyatta Jackson Jr. - Chaminade-Madonna Prep (Fla.)

Photo: 247Sports

Position: DE

Height/Weight: 6-5/231

College: Ohio State

Average: 76

70. Malick Sylla - Katy (Texas)

Photo: Collin Kennedy, 247Sports

Position: DE

Height/Weight: 6-6/230

College: Texas A&M

Average: 76.33

71. Kaleb Brown - St. Rita (Ill.)

Photo: 247Sports

Position: WR

Height/Weight: 5-11/177

College: Ohio State

Average: 76.67

72. Le'Veon Moss - Istrouma (La.)

Photo: 247Sports

Position: RB

Height/Weight: 6-0/190

College: Texas A&M

Average: 77

73. Brenen Thompson - Spearman (Texas)

Photo: 247Sports

Position: WR

Height/Weight: 5-10/165

College: Texas

Average: 78

74. Kam Dewberry - Atascocita (Texas)

Photo: 247Sports

Position: OT

Height/Weight: 6-4/313

College: Texas A&M

Average: 78.33

75. Deyon Bouie - Bainbridge (Ga.)

Photo: 247Sports

Position: ATH

Height/Weight: 5-11/185

College: Texas A&M

Average: 79

t-76. Jaleel Skinner - IMG Academy (Fla.)

Photo: 247Sports

Position: TE

Height/Weight: 6-5/210

College: Miami

Average: 80

t-76. Devin Brown - Corner Canyon (Utah)

Photo: 247Sports

Position: QB

Height/Weight: 6-3/189

College: Ohio State

Average: 80

78. Tetairoa McMillan - Servite (Calif.)

Photo: 247Sports

Position: WR

Height/Weight: 6-4/185

College: Arizona

Average: 80.67

79. Khurtiss Perry - Pike Road (Ala.)

Photo: 247Sports

Position: DL

Height/Weight: 6-2/265

College: Alabama

Average: 82

80. Jaray Bledsoe - Marlin (Texas)

Photo: 247Sports

Position: DL

Height/Weight: 6-4/270

College: Texas

Average: 87.33

81. Anthony Lucas - Chaparral (Ariz.)

Photo: 247Sports

Position: DL

Height/Weight: 6-4.5/275

College: Texas A&M

Average: 89

82. David Bailey - Mater Dei (Calif.)

Photo: 247Sports

Position: LB

Height/Weight: 6-3/220

College: Stanford

Average: 90

83. P.J. Williams - Dickinson (Texas)

Photo: 247Sports

Position: OT

Height/Weight: 6-4/265

College: Texas A&M

Average: 91.67

84. Derrick Moore - St. Frances Academy (Md.)

Photo: 247Sports

Position: DL

Height/Weight: 6-4/250

College: Michigan

Average: 93

85. Hero Kanu - Santa Margarita Catholic (Calif.)

Photo: 247Sports

Position: DL

Height/Weight: 6-5/293

College: Uncommitted

Average: 95

86. Trequon Fegans - Thompson (Ala.)

Photo: 247Sports

Position: CB

Height/Weight: 6-2/181

College: Alabama

Average: 95.67

87. Azareyeh Thomas - Niceville (Fla.)

Photo: 247Sports

Position: ATH

Height/Weight: 6-1/177

College: Florida State

Average: 96.67

t-88. Keon Sabb - IMG Academy (Fla.)

Photo: Andrew Ivins, 247Sports

Position: S

Height/Weight: 6-2/200

College: Michigan

Average: 97

t-88. Jake Johnson - Oconee County (Ga.)

Photo: 247Sports

Position: TE

Height/Weight: 6-5/225

College: Texas A&M

Average: 97

90. Jovantae Barnes - Desert Pines (Nev.)

Photo: 247Sports

Position: RB

Height/Weight: 6-0/190

College: Oklahoma

Average: 98

91. Nyjalik Kelly - Dillard (Fla.)

Photo: 247Sports

Position: DL

Height/Weight: 6-4/240

College: Miami

Average: 100

t-92. Nicholas Singleton - Governor Mifflin (Pa.)

Photo: 247Sports

Position: RB

Height/Weight: 6-0/210

College: Penn State

Average: 101

t-92. Elijah Pritchett - Carver (Ga.)

Photo: 247Sports

Position: OT

Height/Weight: 6-6/280

College: Alabama

Average: 101

94. Julian Armella - St. Thomas Aquinas (Fla.)

Photo: 247Sports

Position: OT

Height/Weight: 6-6/295

College: Florida State

Average: 101.33

95. George Pettaway - Nansemond-Suffolk Academy (Va.)

Photo: Brian Dohn, 247Sports

Position: RB

Height/Weight: 5-11/190

College: North Carolina

Average: 101.67

t-96. Chris McClellan - Owasso (Okla.)

Photo: 247Sports

Position: DL

Height/Weight: 6-3/295

College: Florida

Average: 105

t-96. Larry Turner-Gooden - Bishop Alemany (Calif.)

Photo: 247Sports

Position: ATH

Height/Weight: 6-0/179

College: Texas

Average: 105

98. Kendrick Law - Captain Shreve (La.)

Photo: 247Sports

Position: ATH

Height/Weight: 5-11/195

College: Alabama

Average: 108.33

99. Drew Allar - Medina (Ohio)

Photo: 247Sports

Position: QB

Height/Weight: 6-4.5/228

College: Penn State

Average: 109

100. Collin Sadler - Greenville (S.C.)

Position: OT

Height/Weight: 6-5/285

College: Clemson

Average: 109.33

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