The LSU coaching staff received some great news on Saturday night when elite four-star safety Grant Delpit from Houston, TX gave his verbal pledge to the Tigers.

He chose the LSU over Texas A&M, Auburn, Clemson, Alabama, Florida, Florida State, and Texas.

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The 6-3, 182-pound prospect from Houston, TX will finish his high school playing career at at IMG Academy in Bradenton, FL. He is rated the No. 4 overall safety in the country according to 247Sports.

LSU now has 15 verbal commits for the class of 2017 with the addition of Delpit.

For more info on Delpit, visit his profile page on our 2017 Recruiting Tracker.
23 Comments
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Gumbo195 months
Love that he added the #GeauxTigers
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TigerFanFromBama95 months
6'3 at safety.... geesh. If gets up to 200-205lbs that will be scary.
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Blanky671595 months
You mean when.
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TIGERhype95 months
About the same size as Reid.
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LSUbayouTigers95 months
Boom
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jmarto195 months
He's elite?
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RB1095 months
"He is rated the No. 4 overall safety in the country according to 247Sports. "
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LSUaFOOL95 months
That No.7 looks good oh him!
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themunch95 months
Good news
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wesman2195 months
I'm so glad we are DBU, I think I'll take it over any other position group.
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Black n Gold95 months
Do you even QB, bro?
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Geaux Tahel95 months
You mean NFLU
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Tiger198895 months
He'll be a 3* before he signs.
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RB1095 months
Kid is an Eric Reid clone. He's going to be a good one!
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Tiger Nation 8495 months
BOOM!
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LSUDAN195 months
Glad the local events didn't change his mind.
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LelandSU95 months
Bama troll, eh?
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Spankum95 months
Excellent news....you won't regret it for a minute!
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BayouBengal6195 months
DBU!!
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LSUtigers11195 months
imgU
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toratiger95 months
Wonderful!
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toratiger95 months
Wonderful!
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lsusportsman295 months
He's gonna look great in the purple and gold, not gonna lie.
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