Miami Football: Hurricanes Have Top 2018 Recruiting Class

The future is looking up for Mark Richt and the Miami football program.

After receiving their latest four-star commitment, IMG Academy wide receiver Brian Hightower, the Hurricanes have jumped to the No. 1 spot in the 2018 composite team rankings by 247 Sports.

Hightower became the sixth four-star prospect to commit to the Hurricanes’ Class of 2018, while the team has also landed five-star running back Lorenzo Lingard.

In total, Miami has 13 verbal commitments for 2018.

Penn State previously held the top spot in the 2018 rankings.

The current top ten team rankings can be seen below:

  1. Miami
  2. Penn State
  3. Notre Dame
  4. LSU
  5. Florida State
  6. USC
  7. Clemson
  8. Texas A&M
  9. Ohio State
  10. Kansas

Can’t get enough of Campus Sports? Follow us on TwitterFacebook and Instagram to stay updated with the latest news and exclusive giveaways!

Photo Credit: Twitter

Josh SanchezCAMPUSSPORTS Writer
Josh studied journalism at Seton Hill University. He is currently the Editor-in-Chief of Campus Sports. Josh is currently a member of the FWAA and USBWA. His work has been featured on Sports Illustrated, ESPN.com, FOXSports.com, CBSSports.com and many others.
  • You Might Like