The nation’s No. 2 overall recruit in the Class of 2018 has shared an updated list. And it’s good news for Ohio State.
Xavier Thomas, a 5-star defensive end from Florence (S.C.) Wilson High School, shared his top 7 teams via Twitter on Sunday and the Buckeyes were the only Big Ten team to make the cut.
But Thomas also made it clear that the seven schools — Florida, South Carolina, Clemson, Georgia, Alabama, Ohio State and Florida State — were listed in “no order.”
Top 7️⃣ (No Order) pic.twitter.com/SBgKElMPvO
— Xavier Thomas 1️⃣9️⃣ (@atxlete) December 4, 2016
The 6-foot-2, 249-pound Thomas is the top-ranked recruit at his position and in the state of South Carolina.
Here are some of his junior year highlights:
All ratings are from the 247Sports composite rankings unless otherwise noted.