Scout releases its final rankings of top 2016 college football recruits
Scout released its final recruiting rankings for the 2016 class on Friday, with five-star DT Rashan Gary out of Paramus, N.J., topping the list.
You can view Scout’s full list of the top 300 recruits here.
|1.)||Rashaun Gary||DT||Paramus Catholic (NJ)||6'4'' 286||N/A|
|2.)||Dexter Lawrence||DT||Wake Forest (NC)||6'4'' 335||Clemson|
|3.)||Greg Little||OT||Allen (TX)||6'5 318||Mississippi|
|4.)||Shea Patterson||QB||IMG Academy (FL)||6'2'' 198||Mississippi|
|5.)||Nick Bosa||DE||St. Thomas Aquinas (FL)||6'3'' 265||Ohio State|
|6.)||Ed Oliver||DT||Westfield (TX)||6'2'' 289||Houston|
|7.)||Jacob Eason||QB||Lake Stevens Sr. (WA)||6'5'' 217||Georgia|
|8.)||Mique Juarez||OLB||North (CA)||6'2'' 226||N/A|
|9.)||Derrick Brown||DT||Lanier (GA)||6'4'' 332||N/A|
|10.)||Jeffrey Simmons||DE||Noxubee County (MS)||6'4'' 270||N/A|
Scout’s final rankings contain 31 five-star recruits. The top quarterback on the list is Ole Miss commit Shea Patterson, the top running back is Penn State commit Miles Sanders and the top wide receiver is USC commit Tyler Vaughns. Five-star DE Nick Bosa, the younger brother of Ohio State DE Joey Bosa, is ranked No. 5 and committed to the Buckeyes.
LSU leads the country with 12 commitments from the Scout 300. Michigan and Ohio State are next with 11 commits each, while Notre Dame has 10 and SEC schools Alabama, Georgia and Mississippi each have nine. Eighty-five of the Scout 300 recruits are either currently uncommitted or have given soft verbal commitments, according to Scout.
National Signing Day is Feb. 3.