Chaz Elder, who is considered by many to be Georgia’s No. 1 college football prospect at safety, will make his college decision after 6 p.m. Friday.
The 6-foot-2, 180-pounder from Banneker High School will choose between his three finalists — UGA, South Carolina and Vanderbilt.
Elder has won rave reviews as a safety prospect, but decided a few months ago that he would prefer to play cornerback in college because it would give him a “better chance” of reaching his NFL dreams. UGA, South Carolina and Vanderbilt have all agreed to let him play cornerback. Here’s more on the three finalists:
- Vanderbilt: “Chaz has the opportunity to be the first guy to do a lot of things at that school that hasn’t been done before,” Banneker assistant Ryan Andrews. “Vanderbilt doesn’t have the football history as the other schools, so he has the opportunity to come in, start something there and be the first to