Miami reels in 5-star RB — will other highly touted prospects follow?

Maybe it says something about the significance of Lorenzo Lingard’s commitment to Miami that even one prominent Florida State recruiting website, notoriously ready and happy to throw shade at the Hurricanes’ efforts on the trail, didn’t even pretend to downplay it. Tomahawk Nation said Lingard is a legitimate star-in-the-making, and “if his commitment holds,” he’ll be a gigantic boost to UM in the years to come.

Miami is plenty confident about its 5-star running back sticking, and for once, it is in full agreement with that group of Seminoles fans.

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