Posted February 05, 2013 on AP on Fox
Robert Nkemdiche is just about everybody's number one prospect on national signing day. Rivals.com, Scout.com, ESPN, CBS Sports and 247Sports all give No. 1 rankings to Nkemdiche, the big defensive end from Grayson High School near Atlanta. That's good news for Mississippi. Nkemdiche (kem-DEE-CHEE) is expected to sign with the Rebels early Wednesday morning. Louisiana State and Florida are believed to be Nkemdiche's other finalists. Nkemdiche's last visit was to LSU last weekend. The big edge for Ole Miss is Denzel Nkemdiche, Robert's older brother who led the Rebels in tackles as a redshirt freshman linebacker last season. The family connection may be an insurmountable advantage, but the late decision to visit LSU added drama to Wednesday's announcement. Nkemdiche's updates on his final visit provided encouragement to LSU fans. ''LSU pushing man!!!! Getting hard now,'' Nkemdiche tweeted. In another tweet, he said ''LSU pulling out da facts!!!'' Nkemdiche made a public commit...
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