Three-Star WR Jacoby Pinckney Set to Announce His Commitment Tomorrow

Three-Star WR Jacoby Pinckney Set to Announce His Commitment Tomorrow

Tim Thomas | @TimThomasTLP

TLP: Editor
Jun 25, 2018

Earlier this month, three-star WR Jacoby Pinckney revealed his final four schools which included Virginia Tech, Michigan, Georgia, and Alabama. Today, Pinckney revealed his plans for making his collegiate commitment. Pinckney will announce his college choice tomorrow with the Hokies being the favorites. In addition, I am standing by my current prediction of Pinckney to Virginia Tech. Pinckney has been one of VT's top offensive targets for almost a year now and VT has been consistently right at the top of his list. Pinckney would continue to help the Hokies add more size to their receiving corps while also giving VT a nationally recognized playmaker who will also be participating in The Opening at the Dallas Cowboys' facilities later this summer. The Hokies have put together an impressive June for the second-straight year with five commits this month including four-star in-state recruits Cam'Ron Kelly and Jaden Payoute. The Hokies have also had lots of success this month recruiting what could be a future starting WR corps with Payoute and Tayvion Robinson committing and Pinckney possibly joining those two tomorrow. VT is putting together another strong June on the recruiting trail and Jacoby Pinckney may be next for the Hokies tomorrow.

Jacoby Pinckney in the Recruiting Rankings

ESPN is the only recruiting service that rates Pinckney as a four-star recruit and ranks him 251st in their ESPN 300. Among WRs, Pinckney is ranked 38th best by ESPN, 53rd best by the 247 Sports Composite, 55th best by Rivals, and 74th best by 247 Sports. Pinckney is also ranked as the third best recruit in South Carolina by ESPN, fourth best by Rivals and the 247 Sports Composite, and ninth best by 247 Sports.

Jacoby Pinckney's Offer List (According to 247 Sports) (Finalists in Bold)

  • ACC: Virginia Tech, Duke, NC State, North Carolina, Syracuse, Wake Forest
  • SEC: Alabama, Georgia, Arkansas, Florida, Ole Miss, South Carolina, Tennessee
  • Big 10: Michigan, Indiana
  • Big 12: Oklahoma
  • Sun Belt: Appalachian State

Photo Credit: Harley Taylor

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