Georgia Bulldogs Land Elite Recruit Trent Thompson

Tuesday afternoon brought Georgia some very big news when elite 2015 recruit Trent Thompson committed to the Bulldogs.

Thompson is listed as the No. 2-overall player in the country, according to 247 Sports Composite rankings. The 6-foot-4, 292-pound defensive tackle chose UGA over the likes of Alabama, Auburn, Clemson, Florida, and several other top programs around the country. Georgia now has a total of 18 commitments, including two 5-stars and six 4-stars.

Shortly after Thompson announced his commitment, head coach Mark Richt sent out the following tweet.

Here’s a highlight video of what the bruiser is bringing to the Dawgs.