A highly touted verbal pledge in the class of 2019 has decided to quit rolling with the Tide.
Four-star safety Brendan Gant announced his decommitment from Alabama earlier on Twitter. This news comes on the heels of two weekend pledges that boosted Nick Saban and Company to No. 1 in the 2019 247Sports Composite Team Recruiting Rankings (according to Steve Wiltfong of 247Sports).
— BG3️⃣👹3️⃣ (@TheReal_BGant) April 23, 2018
A quartet of four-star prospects gave their verbal commitment to ‘Bama during the last week: offensive tackle Tanner Bowles, linebacker Shane Lee, quarterback Taulia Tagovailoa and cornerback Christian Williams. The 247Sports Composite Rankings now has the Tide sitting at No. 2 behind Oklahoma.
For more on Gant, Alabama’s four most-recent commitments, and other Crimson Tide recruiting news, check out coverage from our own Justin Smith.