BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - With National Signing Day less than a week away, LSU received great news Thursday afternoon when Jacob Phillips decommitted from Oklahoma and committed verbally to the Tigers.
The linebacker from Nashville, TN is the No. 1 ranked inside linebacker in the 2017 recruiting class.
Phillips is a five-star recruit according to Rivals (29 overall) and 247 Sports gives the linebacker a four-star ranking (62 overall).
LSU hopes to finish with a top five signing class on Wednesday. The Tigers are currently ranked No. 6 by 247 Sports and No. 7 by Rivals.