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Clifton Garrett Signs With LSU

One of the nation's top linebackers signs with LSU!

Linebacker Clifton Garrett from Plainfield South High School of Plainfield, Illinois, signed his letter of intent joins LSU's signing class.

Garrett (6'2", 228) is the #28 overall prospect according to the 247 Sports Composite rankings. He checks in as the nation's #2 OLB and the #1 player from the state of Illinois. As a Senior Garrett amassed 139 tackles, 2.5 sacks, 3 FF, and 4 FR.

Garrett brings a versatile tool set to Baton Rouge that could allow him to play inside or outside at the linebacker position. He stands the chance to play early in a linebacker core in need of playmakers. Garrett is a good athlete with outstanding instincts in both the run and pass game. Garrett's size, strength and athleticism make him a candidate for early playing time.

Clifton Garrett is a Tiger!