Mecole Hardman, Jr. received his U.S. Army All-American jersey on Friday. It was a big day for Hardman and a big day for Elbert County High School.
The 5-star-prospect — who told DawgNation on Thursday about his plans to possibly table his silent commitment — also spent 13 minutes on Persicope with DawgNation on Friday.
That gave college football fans a chance to ask the nation’s No. 1 athlete on everything his college options to his official visit choices to his favorite NFL team. The names of 5-star QBs Jacob Eason (UGA commit) and Shea Patterson (Ole Miss commit) also came up.
The funniest part? Somebody even asked Hardman his thoughts on the 2016 Presidential race. We found out through that topic that one of the fastest players in the nation is a Democrat.
Check out the above video interview. One Persicoper even asked Hardman, Jr. who he thought would win in a one-on-one match-up with 5-star receiver Kyle Davis. It is worth watching the video just for Hardman’s answer to that one question.
Jeff Sentell covers UGA recruiting for AJC.com and The Atlanta Journal-Constitution. Follow him on Twitter for the latest on who’s on their way to play Between the Hedges.