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Early Signing Period: ESPN300 safety Osita Smith signs with West Virginia

Tony Gibson just got a huge addition to the Mountaineer defensive backfield

Osita Smith | Twitter @glosida

Take Me Home ‘19: Osita Smith, Safety

Position Height Weight School 247Sports Composite Rank
Position Height Weight School 247Sports Composite Rank
S 6'2" 205 Wilde Lake H.S. (Columbia, MD) Four-star; No. 26 S


247Sports (composite): ★★★★; Grade: 0.9025; No. 294 National; No. 26 S; No. 6 MD

247Sports: ★★★★; Grade: 93; No. 149 player; No. 13 S; No. 4 MD

ESPN: ★★★★; Grade: 81; 266th in ESPN300; No. 40 S; No. 24 Regional; No. 5 MD

Rivals: ★★★; Rating: 5.9; No. 62 ATH; No. 12 MD

Verbally Committed on August 30, 2018

Smith is the highest rated recruit in the 2019 signing class, barring any signing day surprises. He chose West Virginia over offers from Indiana, Maryland, Purdue, Rutgers, and Wake Forest.

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