It seems only last spring Mecole Hardman, Jr. popularized the thought of a secret or silent commitment. The major UGA target hoped to give his commitment in confidence to the head coach of his chosen school and then recruit behind the scenes to build the class he would be a part of.
The 5-star prospect would then make his decision known to the public on National Signing Day in February.
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.