The Miami Hurricanes added one of the best defensive players in the entire 2023 recruiting class Saturday.
Defensive lineman Jayden Wayne announced he will attend Miami during an appearance on CBS Sports HQ.
Wayne, who checks in at 6'5" and 245 pounds, is a 5-star prospect, per 247Sports' composite rankings. He is also the No. 30 overall player, No. 5 EDGE and No. 9 player from the state of Florida in the 2023 class.
One look at the list of schools that offered him scholarships during the recruiting process underscores his overall talent level.
A laundry list of some of the top programs in the country was interested, including Alabama, Georgia, LSU, Michigan, Notre Dame, Oregon, Oklahoma, Florida, Auburn, Penn State, Texas and USC.