Four-star safety Dakota Mitchell from Winter Park, Florida, announced Thursday that he has committed to Ed Orgeron and the LSU Tigers.

Mitchell, a 5-11, 170-pound prospect from Winter Park High School, holds offers from Alabama, Clemson, Oklahoma, Florida, Auburn, Georgia, Texas A&M, and many others.

His pledge gives LSU five verbal commitments for the class of 2021.

Here's was his announcement from Twitter followed by Coach O's response:


For more info on Mitchell, visit his profile page on our 2021 Recruiting Tracker.

Comments

23 Comments
I see oregeron hasn’t shut down recruiting like Sankey has made everyone else do
Reply17 days
"5’11” 170 safety....." Tyrann Mathieu says Hi.....
Reply17 days
One thing I really don't pay any attention to is those damn ranking services. Remember WR Justin Jefferson was a 2* prospect out of HS and look how that turned out 111 receptions, 18 TD's later. Welcome to the fam Dakota Mitchell now get into the weight program get a little bigger and do some damage.
Reply18 days
Hope he gets better size which he should.
Reply18 days
That's about as impressive an offer list as I've seen for a DB, no matter the number of stars next to their name. Watch him be an impact player in our secondary as a Sophomore.
Reply18 days
He’s got another year to improve his rank too. Apparently people think highly Of him.
16 days
need a forrest gump meme to add Dakota from Florida to it
Reply18 days
That dude must be one bad ass, that size at safety and with a offer list like that.
Reply18 days
5’11” 170 safety.... he must be hella quick
Reply18 days
When he steps on campus 6'0" - 190lbs...
18 days
BOOOOOOOM
Reply18 days
Impressive offer list! Every team in the top 10 wants him. How is he only a 3 star?
Reply18 days
Still got a year to go to improve the star thing. A lot if this is projection.
18 days
Because he didn’t sign with the Gumps.
18 days
I was wondering when the floodgates would start opening. With this Wahan-Chinese virus causing a complete shut down of sports in ???? there is nothing else for these HS athletes to do except commit.
Reply18 days
I was wondering when the floodgates would start opening. With this Wahan-Chinese virus causing a complete shut down of sports in ???? there is nothing else for these HS athletes to do except commit.
Reply18 days
USA (????)
18 days
No recruiting as per the SEC.
Reply18 days
He committed, no one had to talk to him.
18 days
Respec muh decision
Reply18 days
DBU
Reply18 days
Boom!!!
Reply18 days
Just give you guys some perspective, Ryan Clark came to the Tigers at 5'11 and 175 lbs before he gain lil weight, and we know how that turn out.
17 days
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