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will be highlighted by 13 live player commitments and interviews with more than 30 college head coaches during the ESPNU National Signing Day Special on ESPNU. The 11-hour special will begin at 8 a.m. ET with defensive end Solomon Thomas’ commitment, a recruit ranked in the top 25 of the ESPN 300, top five at his position, and one of eight players ranked in the top 75 overall set to announce on ESPNU.  The entire ESPNU telecast will be available on WatchESPN and will also be simulcast on ESPN2 from 5-5:30 p.m.

Player Announcements and Interviews:  Cornerback Adoree’ Jackson (No. 9), defensive end Lorenzo Carter (No. 14) and wide receiver Malachi Dupre (No. 17), ESPN 300’s highest uncommitted recruits, headline ESPNU’s player announcements. Offensive tackle Damian Price, outside linebacker Rashaan Evans, and athlete John ‘Juju’ Smith rank in the top five at their positions.  

Running back Leonard Fournette, ESPN 300’s No. 1 recruit and LSU commit, and quarterback Josh Rosen, No. 1 QB in the class of 2015, will be interviewed during the telecast.

The following players are expected to announce their college decision on ESPNU within the hour listed:

Time (ET)ESPN 300 Rank, Player & Position HometownFinal Schools
8 a.m.No. 25 Solomon Thomas* (DE)Coppell, TexasArkansas, Stanford, UCLA
 No. 127 Braden Smith (OG)Olathe, Kan.Auburn, Texas A&M, TCU
10 a.m.No. 26 Damian Prince* (OT)Forestville, Md.Florida, Maryland, South Carolina
 Terrence Alexander (CB)River Ridge, La.Arkansas, Notre Dame, Ole Miss, Stanford
 Kenny Young (ILB)River Ridge, La.Arkansas, LSU, Texas A&M, UCLA
 No. 194 Mattrell McGraw (S)River Ridge, La.Oregon, Texas A&M, UCLA, USC
 No. 17 Malachi Dupre* (WR)River Ridge, La.Alabama, Florida State, LSU, UCLA
11 a.m.No. 67 Damien Mama (OG)Bellflower, Calif.Alabama, BYU, USC
 No. 52 Rashaan Evans* (OLB)Auburn, Ala.Alabama, Auburn, UCLA
2 p.m.No. 9 Adoree’ Jackson* (CB)Gardena, Calif.Florida, LSU, UCLA, USC
3 p.m.No. 14 Lorenzo Carter* (DE)Norcross, Ga.Florida, Florida St, Georgia, LSU
 No. 249 Myles Autry (ATH)Norcross, Ga.Florida State, Georgia Tech, Georgia
4 p.m.No. 24 John ‘Juju’ Smith* (ATH)Long Beach, Calif.Notre Dame, Oregon, USC, UCLA

(Times are subject to change) *Indicates a top five player at his position

Twitter Exclusive Announcement: At approximately 12:30 p.m. ET on National Signing Day, defensive tackle Poona Ford will make his college commitment via the handle. It is the first time a student athlete will use an ESPN Twitter handle to announce his decision.  Following his announcement, the ESPN 300 recruit will be in-studio to talk about his decision.

Preceding his commitment to Missouri, Purdue or Texas, Ford will live tweet his Signing Day experience using his personal twitter handle ).  Fans can track and interact with the Hilton Head, S.C. native by tagging their own tweets with #WhereWillPoonaGo.

All day Wednesday, fans can take part in Signing Day by tagging their tweets and following @ESPNCFB, @ESPNU and @RecruitingESPN for player announcements, highlight packages, and analysis in addition to updated school rankings throughout the day.

Campus Access:  With reporters on 12 college campuses, both ESPNU National Signing Day Special and SportsCenter features on-campus updates and interviews with the following head coaches:

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