Tennessee lands commitment from nation's No. 1 2021 JUCO running back
The Tennessee Volunteers are recruiting at a high level during the 2021 cycle, and that continued on Saturday.
The latest addition to the Vols’ 2021 class comes to them from RB Tiyon Evans, who plays for Hutchinson Community College in Kansas.
As you can see below, the elite JUCO prospect took to Twitter to announce his decision to commit to the Tennessee program:
— Tiyon Evans (@darealballer_15) November 21, 2020
Per the 247Sports composite rankings, Evans is the No. 3 JUCO prospect in the 2021 class, the No. 1 running back and the No. 1 recruit from the state of South Carolina.
The Vols now have 27 players in their 2021 recruiting class. Prior to Evans’ commitment, the class ranked No. 11 nationally and No. 5 in the SEC, per 247Sports.
Below, check out some of Evans’ JUCO highlights, courtesy of Hudl: