Four-star linebacker Donte Starks, a top-50 player nationally and the No. 3 linebacker in the country according to 247Sports, committed to LSU on Thursday night, pushing the Tigers’ 2019 class back to No. 3 in the country.
— TheOne&OnlyD.Starks❤️🌟. (@donte_starks8) July 6, 2018
Starks, a John Ehret product, held offers from Alabama, Auburn, Georgia, and a host of other schools, but he now joins 5-stars Kardell Thomas and Derek Stingley Jr. as top in-state prospects to pledge their futures to LSU.
— Cody Worsham (@CodyWorsham) July 6, 2018
LSU is now up to 19 commitments in 2019 and trails only Alabama and Texas A&M in the rankings.