Where Clemson’s Recruiting Class Is Ranked After Today’s Signings

Head coach Dabo Swinney of the Clemson Tigers celebrates after a ruling on the field during their game against the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets at Clemson Memorial Stadium.CLEMSON, SC – NOVEMBER 14: Head coach Dabo Swinney of the Clemson Tigers celebrates after a ruling on the field during their game against the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets at Clemson Memorial Stadium on November 14, 2013 in Clemson, South Carolina. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)Clemson football has established itself as perhaps the sport’s top power this side of Alabama. Recruiting has gone very well for Dabo Swinney as of late as a result.The early signing period opened today, and all 26 of Clemson’s commits are now officially set to become Tigers.Clemson’s class features a pair of five-star players, and 10 more four-stars.The 2019 Clemson football class is currently ranked No. 6 in the country, and tops in the ACC.Clemson’s 2018 class was close to the same, finishing at No. 7.We even got a season-appropriate Grinch parody from the program, which always does a tremendous job on social media.The Grinch was about to steal Signing Day… until he got a call from Coach Swinney! ?? #ClemsonFamily pic.twitter.com/Ix6gc4ZJ6r— Clemson Football (@ClemsonFB) December 19, 2018Five-star cornerback Andrew Booth is the top-ranked player in the class, at No. 19 overall. Wide receiver Frank Ladson is also a five-star, and ranked No. 27 in the class of 2019.The team is adding four-star quarterback Taisun Phommachanh out of Connecticut, the No. 3 dual-threat passer in the country.Somewhat surprisingly, Clemson’s class only features one player from South Carolina: three-star linebacker Greg Williams. Georgia was the biggest area for the Tigers, with seven signees coming from the neighboring Peach State.Clemson football ran the table this season, and is College Football Playoff-bound once again. The Tigers face Notre Dame in the Cotton Bowl on Dec. 29.

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