Tennessee head coach Butch Jones received some great news when defensive lineman Kahlil McKenzie committed to the Vols during The Opening Camp in Beaverton, OR last week.
This week, the Vols found out that they now have the No. 1 recruit in the nation according to Scout.com who re-ranked McKenzie as the top prospect in the country. Per WBIR.com
When five-star defensive tackle Kahlil McKenzie put on the Orange bucket hat on Thursday, Vols fans knew this was a huge commitment for Tennessee. Now it looks even bigger. Scout.com released it's new Class of 2015 rankings and McKenzie is at the top of the list, the number one recruit in the nation. McKenzie's father and uncle both played at Tennessee.
McKenzie is 6'4", 341 pounds and plays at Clayton Valley High School in Concord, CA. He is a consensus five-star recruit on all of the major recruiting websites.