first_imgA pylon at Mississippi State with teams lined up in the background.STARKVILLE, MS – OCTOBER 21: The Mississippi State Bulldogs move down the field against the Kentucky Wildcats during the first half of an NCAA football game at Davis Wade Stadium on October 21, 2017 in Starkville, Mississippi. (Photo by Butch Dill/Getty Images)Justin Rogers, a Michigan native, is the top guard in the class of 2020. 247Sports ranks him as his state’s top player as well, and the No. 30 overall player in the 2020 class.The Oak Park star took to Twitter earlier this week to announce the five schools still in his recruitment. Rogers revealed the Michigan Wolverines are still in the hunt to land the top recruit from the state.The Wolverines aren’t alone.Rogers revealed five finalists: Georgia, Kentucky, LSU, Michigan and Tennessee.However, after a productive conversation with one head coach, Rogers revealed there’s another school at the top on his list. Rogers spoke with Alabama head coach Nick Saban and it appears the Crimson Tide head coach wants Rogers on the team.Rogers revealed a new top six, including Alabama.Wow… Just had an amazing conversation with Coach Saban. I officially have a new top 6. Roll Tide!! 💯— Justin Rogers (@AllAmerican52JR) May 9, 2019The Kentucky Wildcats, coming off their best season in a years, are the favorite, at least per 247Sports’ crystal ball. 48-percent of the predictions have him heading to UK.However, after Saban made his feelings known, the Crimson Tide could emerge as the favorites to land the four-star recruit.When announcing his top five earlier this week, Rogers revealed he plans to make his decision on Monday, May 20.Stay tuned for his announcement.last_img

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