Clemson made the top five with 2023 LB Drayk Bowen (6-2 215) of Merrillville, IN. The others are LSU, Auburn, Indiana and Notre Dame. USC was on his previous short list. Bowen is rated a five-star and ranked the #2 linebacker nationally in his class.
23 SAF Rahmir Stewart (6-0 195) of Philadelphia included Clemson in his top twelve. He is ranked the #2 safety nationally in his class. The others on his list are Penn State, Iowa State, Florida, Oklahoma, Georgia, Alabama, LSU, Oregon, Texas A&M, Michigan and Southern Cal.