After hosing numerous prospects last weekend for the Junior Days, the Texas Longhorns will have an important visitor on campus this weekend, as Loganville (Ga.) Grayson safety Kenyatta Watson II is making the trek from Georgia to Texas:
The 6’2, 187-pounder is a former Florida State commit who re-opening his recruitment following the departure of head coach Jimbo Fisher for Texas A&M. A national prospect, Watson holds close to 40 offers from many of the top programs in the country, including Auburn, Florida, Georgia, LSU, Michigan, Nebraska, Notre Dame, Oregon, Penn State, Tennessee, Texas A&M, and USC.
The Fighting Irish are considered the current leader after hosting Watson for a January Junior Day, while the Sooners could also jump into mix after Watson visited Norman. Oklahoma, however, is yet to extend an offer.
A consensus four-star prospect, Watson is ranked as the No. 228 player nationally, the No. 15 safety, and the No. 24 player in the state of Georgia, according to the 247Sports Composite rankings.