Four-star 2021 linebacker Deontae Lawson committed to Alabama late Friday afternoon over SEC West rivals Auburn and LSU.
“It’s crazy,” Lawson told AL.com. “I felt the time was right. I can’t wait to fit into that program and be a part of what coach (Nick) Saban has built. I was just ready to do it. It feels awesome.”
The 6-foot-3, 214-pound Lawson led Mobile Christian to the Class 3A championship game earlier this month. He was a first-team ASWA Class 3A All-State selection and a first-team AL.com All-Coastal Alabama selection.
Deontae Lawson, who led Mobile Christian to the Class 3A championship game earlier this month, committed to Alabama on Friday.
Deontae Lawson is a 6-3, 225-pound linebacker from Mobile, AL. He also plays basketball for Mobile Christian. Lawson was named to the Second Team All-State...