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5-STAR DT TRAVON WALKER PICKS GEORGIA
5-star Travon Walker (Thomaston, GA/Upson-Lee) announced he has committed to the University of Georgia on Tuesday night.
The 6-5, 272-lbs Defensive Tackle chose the Bulldogs over Clemson, South Carolina, and Auburn. Walker, a 2-sport star (Basketball/Football) is a much needed recruit for the bulldogs as they have a focus on the defensive line for the 2019 class. According to 247Sports Composite, he's the Nation's #26 overall prospect and #2 defensive tackle in the country. IF you havent seen any highlights on Walker yet, you can watch his Hudl video below:
Georgia is on fire right now in recruiting. With a total of 13 commitments to date, UGA has received 5 verbals in the last 5 weeks. Walker becomes the fourth 5-star recruit in Georgia's 2019 class, joining wide receivers Jadon Haselwood, Dominik Blaylock, and WDE Nolan Smith. As mentioned above, Defensive line is an important position for UGA in the 2019 class. Walker is the third defensive lineman in the class, joining 4-star Defensive End Bill Norton and 3-star Zion Logue.