5-star linebacker Smael Mondon commits to UGA for 2021
Smael Mondon, a five-star linebacker from Dallas, Ga., has committed to the Georgia Bulldogs for the class of 2021.
Mondon announced his commitment at his school, Paulding County High School, on Wednesday.
— Smael Mondon Jr (@SmaelJr) November 18, 2020
— Coach Kirby Smart (@KirbySmartUGA) November 18, 2020
Smael Mondon (6-3, 220) committed to the Bulldogs over offers from most of the top schools, including Alabama, Arkansas, Auburn, Clemson, Florida, Florida State, LSU, Miami, Michigan, Notre Dame, Oklahoma, Tennessee, Texas, Texas A&M, and others.
In the 247Sports Composite, Smael Mondon is rated as a five-star recruit, the No. 2 outside linebacker, and the No. 27 overall recruit for the 2021 class.
Mondon is rated as a four-star recruit by Rivals.com, the No. 89 outside linebacker, and the No. 7 overall recruit in the state of Georgia in 2021.
With the addition of Smael Mondon, the Georgia Bulldogs now have 19 commitments for the class of 2021. UGA’s class is now ranked 5th in the 247Sports Team Rankings.