Just one day after receiving an offer, Grenada's JJ Russell has committed to Mississippi State.
Russell is a 3 star linebacker, ranked by 24/7 Sports, and is the 31st ranked linebacker in Mississippi. According to 24/7's crystal ball predictions, Russell committed to State over his 2nd choice, Ole Miss.
Russell has a very solid team list. State, Ole Miss, and Missouri are his SEC offers, and he has other power 5 offers from Cal, Kansas, and Louisville. He also has offers from Cincinnati, Southern Miss, Memphis, Tulane, and South Alabama.
Russell is Mississippi State's second linebacker commit in the 2017 class, joining fellow 3 star Tyler Dunning. According to 24/7, State currently has the 10th nationally ranked class, 4th in the SEC.