The Rivals100: Class of 2015 college football recruiting rankings

National Signing Day 2015 is right around corner, and budding young football players across the country are set to finalize their college destinations. As the excitement builds, the recruiting experts at Rivals.com have ranked the top 100 prospects in this year’s class.

Who will land the No. 1 overall talent in the nation? Which program will pull in the most highly regarded haul? Will there be any last-minute commitment surprises? All of that will play out between now and Feb. 4.

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Player

Hometown

POS.

HT.

WT.

Rating

School

1

Byron Cowart

Seffner, Fla.

DE

6'3

252

★★★★★

2

Josh Rosen

Bellflower, Calif.

QB

6'4

207

★★★★★

3

Iman Marshall

Long Beach, Calif.

DB

6'1

194

★★★★★

4

Martez Ivey

Apopka, Fla.

OL

6'5

271

★★★★★

5

Derwin James

Haines City, Fla.

DB

6'1

199

★★★★★

6

Kahlil McKenzie

Concord, Calif.

DT

6'4

340

★★★★★

7

Trenton Thompson

Albany, Ga.

DT

6'4

293

★★★★★

8

Damien Harris

Berea, Ky.

RB

5'11

205

★★★★★

9

Calvin Ridley

Coconut Creek, Fla.

WR

6'0

178

★★★★★

10

Terry Godwin

Hogansville, Ga.

ATH

5'11

166

★★★★★

11

Tyron Johnson

New Orleans, La.

WR

6'0

185

★★★★★

12

Drew Richmond

Memphis, Tenn.

OL

6'5

323

★★★★★

13

Tarvarus McFadden

Plantation, Fla.

DB

6'2

195

★★★★★

14

Keisean Lucier-South

Orange, Calif.

DE

6'6

220

★★★★★

15

Derrius Guice

Baton Rouge, La.

RB

5'11

215

★★★★★

16

Christian Kirk

Scottsdale, Ariz.

WR

5'11

190

★★★★★

17

Deon Cain

Tampa, Fla.

WR

6'1

190

★★★★★

18

Jacques Patrick

Orlando, Fla.

RB

6'1

224

★★★★★

19

Daron Payne

Birmingham, Ala.

DT

6'2

335

★★★★★

20

CeCe Jefferson

Glen St. Mary, Fla.

DE

6'2

245

★★★★★

21

Christian Wilkins

Suffield, Conn.

DT

6'5

305

★★★★★

22

Soso Jamabo

Plano, Texas

RB

6'2

201

★★★★★

23

Ray-Ray McCloud III

Tampa, Fla.

ATH

5'9

176

★★★★★

24

Minkah Fitzpatrick

Jersey City, N.J.

DB

6'0

188

★★★★★

25

Porter Gustin

Salem, Utah

LB

6'5

237

★★★★★

26

George Campbell

Tarpon Springs, Fla.

WR

6'3

183

★★★★★

27

Kevin Toliver II

Jacksonville, Fla.

DB

6'2

193

★★★★★

28

Malik Jefferson

Mesquite, Texas

LB

6'2

218

★★★★★

29

Maea Teuhema

Keller, Texas

OL

6'3

338

★★★★★

30

John Houston

Gardena, Calif.

LB

6'3

208

★★★★★

31

Trent Irwin

Newhall, Calif.

WR

6'2

181

★★★★★

32

Kyle Phillips

Nashville, Tenn.

DE

6'3

259

★★★★★

33

Rasheem Green

Gardena, Calif.

DE

6'4

290

★★★★★

34

Josh Sweat

Chesapeake, Va.

DE

6'5

236

★★★★★

35

Chuma Edoga

Powder Springs, Ga.

OL

6'3

281

★★★★

36

Terry Beckner Jr.

East St. Louis, Ill.

DT

6'4

298

★★★★

37

Osa Masina

Salt Lake City

LB

6'3

231

★★★★

38

Ykili Ross

Riverside, Calif.

ATH

6'2

192

★★★★

39

Deondre Francois

Bradenton, Fla.

QB

6'0

191

★★★★

40

Canton Kaumatule

Honolulu

DE

6'7

275

★★★★

41

Blake Barnett

Corona, Calif.

QB

6'4

198

★★★★

42

Natrez Patrick

Atlanta

DE

6'2

257

★★★★

43

Leo Lewis

Brookhaven, Miss.

LB

6'0

238

★★★★

44

Deionte Thompson

Orange, Texas

DB

6'1

175

★★★★

45

Mitch Hyatt

Suwanee, Ga.

OL

6'5

285

★★★★

46

Lester Cotton

Tuscaloosa, Ala.

OL

6'4

321

★★★★

47

Kerryone Johnson

Madison, Ala.

RB

5'11

199

★★★★

48

Chad Smith

Sterling, Va.

LB

6'3

214

★★★★

49

Travis Waller

Anaheim, Calif.

QB

6'2

195

★★★★

50

Jerome Baker

Cleveland

LB

6'1

206

★★★★

51

Richie Petitbon

Washington

OL

6'3

309

★★★★

52

Noah Jefferson

Las Vegas

DT

6'5

285

★★★★

53

Kendall Sheffield

Missouri City, Texas

DB

5'11

183

★★★★

54

Daylon Mack

Gladewater, Texas

DT

6'0

322

★★★★

55

Justin Hilliard

Cincinnati

LB

6'2

225

★★★★

56

Rashad Roundtree

Evans, Ga.

DB

6'0

189

★★★★

57

Larry Scott

Hubbard, Ohio

RB

6'1

215

★★★★

58

Donte Jackson

Jefferson, La.

DB

5'11

170

★★★★

59

Mike Weber

Detroit

RB

5'10

205

★★★★

60

Brandon Wimbush

Jersey City, N.J.

QB

6'1

212

★★★★

61

DaMarkus Lodge

Cedar Hill, Texas

WR

6'2

187

★★★★

62

Jalen Dalton

Clemmons, N.C.

DE

6'6

220

★★★★

63

Ronald Jones II

McKinney, Texas

RB

5'10

182

★★★★

64

Ryan Davis

St. Petersburg, Fla.

WR

5'10

161

★★★★

65

Brady White

Newhall, Calif.

QB

6'2

186

★★★★

66

Shy Tuttle

Lexington, N.C.

DT

6'2

308

★★★★

67

Isaiah Prince

Greenbelt, Md.

OL

6'6

270

★★★★

68

Jonathan Ledbetter

Tucker, Ga.

DE

6'3

272

★★★★

69

Mark Walton

Miami

RB

5'10

180

★★★★

70

Taj Griffin

Powder Springs, Ga.

RB

5'9

172

★★★★

71

Kyler Murray

Allen, Texas

QB

5'11

170

★★★★

72

Zack Bailey

Summerville, S.C.

OL

6'5

300

★★★★

73

Jake Fruhmorgen

Tampa, Fla.

OL

6'5

282

★★★★

74

Javon Patterson

Petal, Miss.

OL

6'2

311

★★★★

75

Jordan Whitehead

Monaca, Penn.

DB

5'10

180

★★★★

76

Anthony Wheeler

Dallas

LB

6'2

216

★★★★

77

Roquan Smith

Montezuma, Ga.

LB

6'0

203

★★★★

list

78

Daylon Charlot

Patterson, La.

WR

6'0

177

★★★★

79

Chris Clark

Avon, Conn.

TE

6'5

253

★★★★

80

Marcus Lewis

Washington

DB

6'0

194

★★★★

81

Tyler Carr

Southside, Ala.

OL

6'5

323

★★★★

82

Shaun Crawford

Lakewood, Ohio

DB

5'9

170

★★★★

83

Neville Gallimore

St. Catharines, Ontario

DT

6'3

303

★★★★

84

Jake Browning

Folsom, Calif.

QB

6'2

185

★★★★

85

D'Andre Walker

Fairburn, Ga.

DE

6'3

212

★★★★

86

Jamal Peters

Bassfield, Miss.

LB

6'3

200

★★★★

87

Chauncey Rivers

Stone Mountain, Ga.

DE

6'2

254

★★★★

88

Albert Huggins

Orangeburg, S.C.

DT

6'2

279

★★★★

89

Da'Vante Phillips

Miami

WR

6'1

206

★★★★

90

C.J. O'Grady

Fayetteville, Ark.

TE

6'5

230

★★★★

91

Jacob Daniel

Fresno, Calif.

DT

6'5

300

★★★★

92

Jack Jones

Murfreesboro, Tenn.

OL

6'4

300

★★★★

93

John Burt

Tallahassee, Fla.

WR

6'2

180

★★★★

94

Nyheim Hines

Garner, N.C.

RB

5'8

178

★★★★

95

Joseph Wicker

Long Beach, Calif.

DT

6'4

275

★★★★

96

Marvell Tell

Encino, Calif.

DB

6'3

185

★★★★

97

Jarrett Stidham

Stephenville, Texas

QB

6'2

183

★★★★

98

Toby Weathersby

Houston

OL

6'4

294

★★★★

99

Darrell Williams

Hoover, Ala.

LB

6'2

225

★★★★

100

Darian Roseboro

Lincolnton, N.C.

DT

6'4

264

★★★★

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