Scout released their initial Scout300 on Wednesday and 11 prospects out of the South had five stars…
Scout300: Alabama commitments
Reuben Foster, five-star linebacker from LaGrange-Troup County, Ga., is the highest rated Alabama commitment. Foster is the No. 2 overall prospect in the country behind Robert Nkemdiche, five-star defensive end from Logansville-Grayson, Ga.
O.J. Howard, tight end from Prattville-Autauga Academy, Ala., is rated the No. 36 overall prospect and the second highest rated Alabama commitment. He is ranked the No. 2 tight end in the country. Howard has four-stars next to his name, but will receive his 5th star.
Ardarius Stewart, four-star wide receiver from Birmingham-Fultondale, Ala., checks in at No. 85. He is ranked the No. 3 overall prospect in the state. Scout.com ranks Stewart the No. 14 receiver in the country.
Altee Tenpenny, four-star running back from North Little Rock, Ark., was under consideration for a five-star rating. Tenpenny ranks No. 83 overall after missing his entire junior season with an injury. He is ranked the No. 12 running back in the country. He will have a chance to move up in the rankings with a strong senior season.
Tyren Jones, four-star from Marietta-Walton, Ga., is rated the No. 98 overall prospect. He is rated the No. 14 running back in the country.
Grant Hill, four-star offensive guard from Huntsville, Ala., fell just outside the top 100 at No. 139. He is ranked the No. 5 offensive guard prospect in the country. Artie Burns, four-star cornerback from Miami-Northwestern, Fla., is No. 170 prospect. He is ranked the No. 12 cornerback in the country.
Alabama has nine commitments in the class of 2013. FoxSportsNext/Scout.com lists seven of the players inside the Top 300.
Raheem Falkins, three-star wide receiver from New Orleans-Carver, La., ranked the No. 43 receiver in the country. Bradley Bozeman, three-star from Roanoke-Handley, Ala., is rated the No. 20 offensive guard in the country.
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