OL Jerry Drake Jr. of Palm Beach Gardens, FL has taken two official visits and is not close on making his decision. He is graduating early so the decision will need to come by early December. And he’s planning more official visits before making that decision.
Drake has taken official visits to USC and Tennessee and came away favorably impressed with each.
“Both are great schools,” Drake said. “At South Carolina I saw everything. I didn’t see anything I thought was bad. I really like Coach (Shawn) Elliott and how enthusiastic he is, how he gets everybody hyped before the game. He’s a great dude. I think Coach Elliott is an awesome coach and knows what he’s talking about. I talk to the Gamecocks’ offensive coaches, Coach Muschamp, Coach Elliott, we talk on a regular basis. They always say how much I can affect the program. I really liked what they had to offer.”
“Tennessee visit was great,” Drake continued. “I like Tennessee, too. I was impressed with everything I saw on the visit, especially how advanced their weight program is.”
Drake said he will also set official visits with Mississippi State and Oklahoma. All four schools, he said, are on him hard and he does not have a favorite.