Max Garcia, who is one of the nation’s most-heavily recruited football transfers, rated his official visit to UGA somewhere “between a 9 and 10” on a scale of 1-10.
The 6-foot-4, 310-pound offensive lineman is a former Norcross High School football star who was recently granted a release from Maryland. Garcia will red-shirt next year and have two seasons of eligibility.
Garcia took official visits to UGA and Ole Miss over the last 10 days. He confirmed with the AJC that he will go to Florida on Friday, then take a recruiting trip to USC next week. Garcia is deciding between Wisconsin, Vanderbilt and Clemson for his fifth and final visit. He hopes to announce his college decision by late April.
UGA has been the longtime frontrunner for Garcia, who requested permission to transfer from