The latest on 4-star Clemson target Tucker

The latest on 4-star Clemson target Tucker


The latest on 4-star Clemson target Tucker


Bryn Tucker, one of the country’s best offensive line prospects, has emerged as a priority target for Clemson in the 2020 recruiting cycle.

The 6-foot-5, 305-pound standout from Knoxville (Tenn.) Catholic picked up a long-awaited offer from Clemson in January while on campus for the program’s elite junior day.

Since then, he has stayed in touch and continued to build his relationship with offensive line coach Robbie Caldwell.

“Me and coach Caldwell have been in contact with each other a lot,” Tucker told The Clemson Insider.

What is Caldwell’s message to the four-star prospect?

“We need you back (on campus) and you’re the offensive lineman we need to make it the best,” Tucker said.

Tucker, ranked by ESPN as the No. 29 overall prospect in the 2020 class, has collected more than two dozen offers.

Along with Clemson, he feels that several other schools have been showing a lot of love lately.

“LSU, Oklahoma, VT, Notre Dame and Auburn,” he listed.

Tucker told TCI that he intends to take one of his five allotted official visits to Clemson. So far, he has two official visits on the docket.

“April 6th I will be taking my first official to LSU,” he said, “then that following weekend I plan on taking my second official to Oklahoma.”

Tucker could make his college decision as early as this summer.

“Probably June or July,” he said of his commitment timetable, “or during my senior season.”

Where do the Tigers stand among his favorites right now?

“Top 3 for sure,” he said.

Tucker, who hails from the same school as Amari Rodgers, visited Death Valley for the Duke game last season and attended the win over Auburn in 2017 as well. He is ranked as a top-10 offensive tackle prospect in the 2020 class by ESPN and 247Sports, while Rivals ranks him as the country’s No. 6 offensive guard.

Move over Alabama, Clemson is the new King of College Football. In our new magazine “Little Ole Clemson”: The Best “Little” Dynasty Ever, we examine not just the 2018 team’s run to being “the best ever” but examine the last four seasons and how Dabo Swinney turned Clemson into the new dynasty of college football. We also take a look at the role former athletic director Terry Don Phillips played. We go behind the scenes at the Tigers’ run to a second national championship in three seasons and the previous three national championship runs. It also features stories on the Power Rangers, the 2018 senior class, high quality photos and much, much more.

We are pleased to announce that our latest magazine is ready for order. Get your order in today to make sure you get a copy of this collector’s edition.

Order Here



Coming into Saturday on an 18-game winning streak, Clemson is ready to take on a Charlotte team back at Death Valley. Yet, Clemson’s defense is preparing for a possible wild card performance by (…)

More The Clemson Insider