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Florida, Georgia in top four with coveted cornerback

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Maurice Smitherman is a cornerback from Alabama with a lot of options.

This week, the 5-foot-11, 180-pound Adamsville native let it be known via Twitter that Florida and Georgia were two of his top four teams. Florida State and Clemson were the other two. Smitherman also reports SEC scholarship offers from Arkansas, Georgia, Ole Miss, Vanderbilt, Kentucky, LSU, Mizzou, Tennessee and Texas A&M. Alabama and Auburn have not offered though.

Smitherman is a three-star prospect on the cusp of four-star status with several services. Don’t be surprised if that bump up is made soon.

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Editor’s note: Saturday Down South’s references to ratings follow the composite rankings for high school prospects.

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