Nick Brossette

SCHOOL: University

POSITION: Running back

HEIGHT: 6-0

WEIGHT: 215 pounds

Noteworthy: Considered one of the top backs in the country, he can juke tacklers and make them miss. … MVP of District 7-3A after rushing 220 times for 1,833 yards and 27 TDs for Division II select champions. … Named Offensive MVP in Class 3A by the LSWA. … Played in Under Armour All-American Game.

UP NEXT: Committed to LSU

National ratings

Rivals: 3 stars

Scout: 4 stars

247: 4 stars

Daylon Charlot

SCHOOL: Patterson

POSITION: Wide receiver

HEIGHT: 6-0

WEIGHT: 195 pounds

Noteworthy: Charlot’s athleticism and sure hands make the former Alabama commit one of the state’s top prospects. ... Caught 30 passes for 711 yards and 14 touchdowns this season for Patterson, which reached the quarterfinals of the Class 3A nonselect playoffs. ... Played in Under Armour All-American game.

UP NEXT: Likely signing with LSU or Alabama

National ratings

Rivals: 4 stars

Scout: 4 stars

247: 4 stars

Derrick Dillon

SCHOOL: Pine

POSITION: Wide receiver

HEIGHT: 5-11

WEIGHT: 175 pounds

Noteworthy: The explosive Dillon did a little of everything at Pine, playing quarterback, receiver, running back and cornerback. … Expected to play slot receiver in college. … Has been committed to Florida since May, but LSU is now in the picture. … Played in the U.S. Army All-American Bowl.

UP NEXT: Committed to Florida

National ratings

Rivals: 3 stars

Scout: 4 stars

247: 4 stars

David Ducre

SCHOOL: Lakeshore

POSITION: Fullback

HEIGHT: 6-0

WEIGHT: 230 pounds

Noteworthy: Ducre is rated the No. 1 fullback in the country by 247Sports. With his size and strength and willingness to block, he could thrive in the Tigers’ pro-style power run attack. … Posted one of the best performances of the season, rushing 29 times for 286 yards and three touchdowns against Miller-McCoy.

UP NEXT: Enrolled at LSU

National ratings

Rivals: 4 stars

Scout: 4 stars

247: 4 stars

Jazz Ferguson

SCHOOL: West Feliciana

POSITION: Wide receiver

HEIGHT: 6-5

WEIGHT: 210 pounds

Noteworthy: His stature gives opposing defensive backs fits. … Caught 47 passes for 874 yards and six touchdowns as a senior. … Also lined up at safety. … Rushed for 571 yards and seven TDs … Helped his team reach the semifinals of the Class 3A nonselect playoffs.

UP NEXT: Committed to LSU

National ratings

Rivals: 3 stars

Scout: 4 stars

247: 4 stars

Derrius Guice

SCHOOL: Catholic

POSITION: Running back

HEIGHT: 5-11

WEIGHT: 215 pounds

Noteworthy: Rated the second-best running back in the nation by Rivals and the 15th-best player overall. … Rushed for 1,331 yards and 20 touchdowns, averaging 8.9 yards per carry. … Also led team in receiving with 521 yards and nine TDs. … Named MVP of U.S. Army All-American Game.

UP NEXT: Committed to LSU

National ratings

Rivals: 5 stars

Scout: 4 stars

247: 4 stars

Donte Jackson

SCHOOL: Riverdale

POSITION: Defensive back

HEIGHT: 5-11

WEIGHT: 170 pounds

Noteworthy: First thing mentioned about Jackson is his speed, which helped him win the 100 and 200 meters last season at the LHSAA track meet. … Recorded 59 tackles and five TFLs. … Offensively, he accounted for 1,637 yards and 20 TDs. … Played in U.S. Army All-American Game.

UP NEXT: Committed to LSU

National ratings

Rivals: 4 stars

Scout: 5 stars

247: 5 stars

Tyron Johnson

SCHOOL: Warren Easton

POSITION: Wide receiver

HEIGHT: 6-1

WEIGHT: 190 pounds

Noteworthy: Considered by most to be the top prospect in Louisiana. … Great route runner, great hands and extremely elusive. … No. 11 prospect and No. 2 receiver in the nation by Rivals … Caught 94 passes for 1,589 yards and 17 touchdowns. … Played in Under Armour All-American Game.

UP NEXT: Committed to LSU

National ratings

Rivals: 5 stars

Scout: 4 stars

247: 4 stars

Xavier Lewis

SCHOOL: East St. John

POSITION: Defensive back

HEIGHT: 5-11

WEIGHT: 185 pounds

Noteworthy: Physical cornerback considered one of the state’s top prospects, regardless of position. … Did a little of everything for ESJ, even playing some quarterback. … Committed to LSU in August of his junior year, then decommitted before recommitting. … Played in U.S. Army All-American Game.

UP NEXT: Committed to LSU

National ratings

Rivals: 4 stars

Scout: 4 stars

247: 4 stars

Kirk Merritt

SCHOOL: Destrehan

POSITION: Wide receiver

HEIGHT: 5-11

WEIGHT: 200 pounds

Noteworthy: Played receiver and running back and finished with over 1,200 yards. ... Biggest asset is his athleticism. …. Second straight New Orleans area player to win prestigious Nike SPARQ national championship, given to most athletic player in the country based on vertical jump, 40-yard dash and other measurables.

UP NEXT: Considering Alabama, Auburn, Oregon and Texas A&M

National ratings

Rivals: 4 stars

Scout: 4 stars

247: 4 stars

Deshawn Raymond

SCHOOL: East Jefferson

POSITION: Cornerback

HEIGHT: 6-1

WEIGHT: 190 pounds

Noteworthy: Opponents rarely threw to Raymond’s side of the field. He finished with three interceptions for the Warriors, who reached the second round of the Class 4A nonselect playoffs. … As a junior, he was a key cog in a stout defense that helped the school win its first state title and finish 15-0.

UP NEXT: Enrolled at TCU

National ratings

Rivals: 4 stars

Scout: 4 stars

247: 4 stars

Jerry Tillery

SCHOOL: Evangel Christian

POSITION: Offensive line

HEIGHT: 6-6

WEIGHT: 310 pounds

Noteworthy: Committed to Notre Dame in 2013. … Rated the No. 11 offensive tackle in the country by Rivals. … Was recruited to play offense, but now is projected to play on the D-line. … Was named Most Valuable Defensive Player in District 1-3A. … Played in U.S. Army All-American Bowl.

UP NEXT: Enrolled at Notre Dame

National ratings

Rivals: 4 stars

Scout: 4 stars

247: 4 stars

The second dozen

RB Kendall Bussey, Newman, 5-8, 205 [committed to Tennessee]

ATH Deshawn Capers-Smith, 5-11, 175 [committed to Texas A&M]

S Kevin Henry, Central, 6-1, 200 [committed to Oklahoma State]

OT Adrian McGee, Franklinton, 6-5, 315 [committed to LSU]

WR Stanley Morgan, St. Augustine, 6-0, 185 [committed to Nebraska]

DT T.D. Moton, Woodlawn-Shreve., 6-2, 310 [committed to Miss. State]

TE Bry’Kiethon Mouton, Acadiana, 6-2, 235 [committed to LSU]

S Justin Reid, Dutchtown, 6-1, 195 [considering Stanford, LSU, Oklahoma and Notre Dame]

QB Jason Pellerin, Catholic-N.I., 6-4, 215 [committed to Ole Miss]

OL Garrett Thomas, Many, 6-5, 305 [committed to Texas]

OLB Bo Wallace, John Curtis, 6-5, 215 [committed to Notre Dame]

DE Isaiah Washington, Karr, 6-4, 240 [committed to LSU]

Honorable mention

DE Jalen Bates, Kaplan, 6-4, 240 [committed to Arizona State]

WR Shun Brown, Calvary Baptist, 5-10, 175 [committed to Arizona]

WR Terrell Chatman, Central, 6-3, 180 [committed to Miami]

WR Michael Chigbu, Holy Cross, 6-2, 210 [committed to Georgia]

DB Hunter Dale, John Curtis, 5-11, 195 [considering Indiana and Tulane]

OT Oshea Dugas, Northside, 6-5, 290 [committed to Louisiana Tech]

OT Cody Ford, Pineville, 6-4, 320 [committed to Oklahoma]

DT George Lea, Landry-Walker, 6-3, 240 [committed to Arizona State]

LB Arthur McGinnis, Warren Easton, 6-2, 226 [considering Arizona, Texas Tech and Oklahoma]

WR Kavontae Turpin, Neville, 5-9, 165 [committed to TCU]

DE Reggie Walker, Ponchatoula, 6-3, 230 [committed to Kansas State]

DT John Washington, West Monroe, 6-3, 290 [committed to Tulane]