Ed Orgeron and the LSU coaching staff received some great news on Friday afternoon when elite safety Jacoby Matthews announced his commitment to the Tigers.

Matthews, a five-star prospect from Ponchatoula, LA (Ponchatoula) chose LSU over Alabama, Georiga, Mississippi State, Texas, Oklahoma, and others.

The 6-2, 210-pound athlete is rated the No. 1 safety in the country and No. 1 player from the state of Louisiana for the class of 2022, according to Rivals. His verbal pledge gives LSU 13 commitments for the class.


For more info on Mathews, visit his profile page on our 2022 Recruiting Tracker.

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29 Comments
Boom!!!
Reply3 months
The thing bout him he could play both offense or defensive he’s got the speed Demon syndrome
Reply3 months
Tiger keep loadin em up! Gettin ready for another run!
Reply3 months
Gonna look great in the purple and gold
Reply3 months
Its hilarious reading other fans' incredulity at LSU still pulling top recruits even with all of the crap in the news.
Reply3 months
Welcome aboard Mr. Matthews.
Reply3 months
Great news! I can’t wait to see him locking down that backfield on Saturday nights!
Reply3 months
Safety U
Reply3 months
Hell Yeah!!! The great Matthews is an instant starter, the kid is that good! He and the other 5-star safety(Sorry, forget his name as of this moment) they signed in the 2021 class will make quite a tandem.
Reply3 months
True...but it’s Mathews
3 months
Sage Ryan ring a bell?
3 months
ByUselves - yeah, that be it, man!
3 months
Solid!!
Reply3 months
nice get
Reply3 months
Safety U!
Reply3 months
Welcome home
Reply3 months
CEO doing work
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Hell yes
Reply3 months
Yes indeed! Welcome aboard young man
Reply3 months
Lovely
3 months
Ain’t no way Boo Boo was gonna have it any other way
Reply3 months
100% COMMITED
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Fire !
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