Colorado lands in top 12 for elite blue-chip 2024 wide receiver from Georgia
Colorado and Deion Sanders extended a scholarship offer to Gray (Ga.) Jones County wideout Zion Ragins earlier this month. One of the elite speedsters in the Class of 2024, CU is going head-to-head with heavyweights in the sport for the Georgia product.
And the Buffs seem to be in a good spot. Ragins announced a top 12 on Tuesday that featured Colorado alongside Georgia, Tennessee, Auburn, South Carolina, Oklahoma, Penn State, Notre Dame, Florida State, Miami, Cincinnati, and Western Kentucky.
BREAKING: Four-Star WR Zion Ragins is down to 1️⃣2️⃣ Schools!
The 5’9 153 WR from Gray, GA is ranked as a Top 75 Player in the ‘24 Class (No. 13 WR)
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The 5-foot-9 Ragins is currently ranked as the No. 69 overall recruit in the 2024 class and the No. 11 wide receiver, per industry-generated 247 Composite. He has a laser-timed 4.23-second 40-yard dash on the books and ran the 100m in 10.47 seconds as a freshman.
He has over 2,200 receiving yards through his first three varsity seasons and 16 touchdowns, as well as another six rushing scores.
Colorado currently holds five known commitments in the 2024 class. You can view Ragins’ highlight tape below, via Hudl: