The Auburn Tigers have had a very successful recruiting week. And that success has been very kind in it's homestate. Who has pulled the trigger and why?
Russellville, Alabama athlete Kevin Sears has gone ahead and ended the process and made himself the newest commitment to the Auburn Tigers.
He is 6-foot-4 and 217 pounds. He runs the 40-yard dash in 4.6 seconds, but his on field speed might be a bit faster.
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Why did he do it?
He did it because of his family ties and instate ties.
He is a very talented athlete who projects at linebacker in college more than likely. But, he really has the skill to play a number of positions depending on his growth in the weight room.
His frame could easily handle another 30 or 40 pounds and maybe even more. Which would make him a great prospect at tight end or even defensive end.
Sears is the sixth commitment to the Auburn Tigers and also a major showing of the strength Coach Tuberville is having in his home state.
Which is something he needs to continue to be successful in the SEC.