The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga football team received 15 signed letters of intent from high school seniors today, including 10 players rated as 2-star prospects by Rivals.com.
Among the players to sign with the Mocs were Gordon Central High School defensive lineman D.J. Prather, Rhea County High offensive lineman Jacob Revis and a last-minute addition, Cleveland High School linebacker David Morgan.
Along with the 15 signees, UTC’s newcomers next season will include Ider, Ala., offensive lineman Hunter Townson, who enrolled in January, and Marshall transfer offensive lineman Channing Smith, who is already in school, as well.
Here’s a list of all of the Mocs’ additions:
Alejandro Bennifield, QB, Lovejoy (Ga.) High School
Xavier Borishade, WR, North Cobb (Ga.) High
Malcolm Colvin, TE, Peach County (Ga.) High School
Derrick Craine, RB, Union Grove (Ga.) High School
Davis Howell, WR, Christian Academy of Knoxville
Terrance Jenkins, LB, Plant (Fla.) High School
David Morgan, LB, Cleveland High School
D.J. Prather, DL, Gordon Central (Ga.) High School
Jacob Revis, OL, Rhea County High School
Taylor Reynolds, DT, McAdory (Ala.) High
Tyler Roberson, QB, Augusta (Ga.) Christian
Jerkerious Scott, S, Terrell County (Ga.) High
Channing Smith, OL, Marshall University*
Alphonso Stewart, WR, Robertsdale (Ala.) High
Logan Teichmann, OL, Brentwood High School
Hunter Townson, OL, Ider (Ala.) High School*
Lucas Webb, S, Tuscaloosa County (Ala.) High
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John Frierson is in his seventh year at the Times Free Press and seventh year covering University of Tennessee at Chattanooga athletics. The bulk of his time is spent covering Mocs football, but he also writes about women’s basketball and the big-picture issues and news involving the athletic department. A native of Athens, Ga., John grew up a few hundred yards from the University of Georgia campus. Instead of becoming a Bulldog he attended Ole ...