Late push has TCU No. 24 in ESPN rankings
Two late commitments made helped that ranking as safety Jordan Moore, the No. 15 safety in the ESPN.com rankings, chose TCU over Auburn on Tuesday night. Then early Wednesday morning, Terrell Lathan, a defensive end from Louisiana, chose TCU over Louisiana Tech in a surprise announcement.
TCU had five four-star ESPN signees and defensive end Devonte Fields from Arlington Martin was No. 73 in the ESPNU 150.
Here's the full list of TCU's recruits:
LaDarius Anthony, TB, 6-0, 192 (Kilgore, Texas)
Austin Aune, QB, 6-2, 185 (Argyle, Texas)
Gerren Ballard, TE, 6-6, 250 (Whitewright, Texas)
Josh Carraway, DE, 6-3, 225 (Flower Mound, Texas)
B.J. Catalon, TB, 5-8, 190 (Houston, Texas)
Chad Childs, OT, 6-5, 280 (La Grange, Texas)
Aviante Collins, OT, 6-6, 310 (Houston, Texas)
Devonte Fields, DE, 6-4, 240 (Arlington, Texas)
Keivon Gamble, CB, 5-10, 190 (Dallas, Texas)
Griffin Gilbert, TE, 6-5, 215 (Austin, Texas)
Deante’ Gray, WR, 5-10, 180 (Houston, Texas)
A.J. Hilliard, LB, 6-2, 215 (Klein, Texas)
Joey Hunt, DT, 6-3, 285 (El Campo, Texas)
Zach Jackson, S, 6-0, 185 (Snellville, Ga.)
Derrick Kindred, ATH, 5-10, 180 (San Antonio, Texas)
Terrell Lathan, DE, 6-5, 260 (West Monroe, La.)
Kolby Listenbee, ATH, 6-0, 170 (Arlington, Texas)
Tyler Matthews, QB, 6-3, 205 (McPherson, Kansas)
James McFarland, LB, 6-3, 240 (West Monroe, La.)
Jordan Moore, S, 6-3, 210 (Lithonia, Ga.)
Jaden Oberkrom, PK, 6-3, 170 (Arlington, Texas)
Ethan Perry, P, 6-4, 220 (Spring Branch, Texas)
Halapoulivaati Vaitai, OT, 6-6, 265 (Haltom, Texas)
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