One often overlooked aspect of modern recruiting is prospects recruiting each other. Big time prospects become acquainted through social media , camps and all-star games. If a higly ranked recruit is respected and like by his peers, he can be an effective recruiter. Richard LeCounte fits that bill.
Richard LeCounte (5-11/175/Liberty County High School) is the number 2 safety in the class of 2017, according to 247Sports. He was offered by every major program in the country, but chose UGA on December 13, 2015 – Kirby Smart’s first commitment of the 2017 class was a big one.