A decision is coming for Lorton (Va.) South County safety Andre Simmons. The 6-foot-1, 193-pounder plans to announce a decision in the coming days. Rivals.com caught up with him for a preview of his decision.
"I'm down to three schools, Boston College, Rutgers and Vanderbilt," he said. "I plan to decide on Friday around 2:30 p.m."
What makes the Eagles, Scarlet Knights and Commodores the finalists?
"Boston College has a great winning tradition and Coach Siravo is my position coach and my recruiting coach. I really like him," he said. "Vanderbilt plays in the SEC and they've had a good winning tradition recently. I can tell they want me.
"At Rutgers, I have a good chance to play early and they have a good winning tradition recently. I can tell they want me too."
Simmons is rated the No. 35 safety in the country and No. 16 prospect in Virginia.
He held offers from Illinois, Maryland, Northwestern, Virginia and West Virginia as well.