Through the last five years, 75 of 112 players (67 percent) signed by the University of Georgia have been in-state prospects. The Bulldogs coaching staff continues to make the Peach State a recruiting priority, with 11 of 15 commitments (73 percent) in the Class of 2012 coming from Georgia.
Looking ahead to what is considered a strong 2013 class, Mark Richt and Co. will continue that trend of trying to reel in the elite local talent. Two prospects, quarterback Brice Ramsey (Kingsland/Camden County) and safety Tray Matthews (Newnan/Newnan), have made early commitments to Georgia.
DawgNation has identified 60 Peach State juniors to keep an eye on for 2013 and will be revealing six a day through Oct. 20, listed alphabetically: