Cincinnati Football: Toledo native Jaylen Watson announces upcoming commitment date

Cincinnati Bearcats wide receiver Mekale McKay makes a catch against the Toledo Rockets at Paul Brown Stadium. USA Today.
Cincinnati Bearcats wide receiver Mekale McKay makes a catch against the Toledo Rockets at Paul Brown Stadium. USA Today. /
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After taking multiple visits to Cincinnati in recent months, Toledo native and 3-star prospect Jaylen Watson included the Bearcats in his finalists!

Even though it’s still relatively early in his recruitment, Iowa remains the heavy favorite to land Watson via On3’s Recruiting Prediction Machine.

Prior to his senior campaign at Central Catholic High School, Watson is the 32nd highest rated recruit from Ohio according to 247 Sports.

Watson is expected to announce his verbal commitment between Cincinnati, Iowa, Maryland, Minnesota and West Virginia on July 8.

Cincinnati Football: Toledo native Jaylen Watson announces upcoming commitment date

Check out the most important targets as the Bearcats build the 2024 recruiting class with the regular season quickly approaching!

Florida product and 2024 3-star running back Jason Patterson included Cincinnati among his finalists alongside several notable schools.

Make sure to stay tuned for the most recent recruiting rumors as Scott Satterfield’s coaching staff continues to construct the upcoming class.

Other notable prospects that are considering the Bearcats include 4-star edge rusher Kobe Smith and 4-star running back DeJuan Williams.

Cincinnati Football: 2024 3-star wide receiver Shamar Rigby includes the Bearcats in finalists

Florida native and 2024 3-star wide receiver prospect Shamar Rigby recently included the Bearcats on his list of potential destinations.

Going into his senior season at Lakewood High School, Rigby is the 103rd highest ranked recruit from Florida according to 247 Sports.

Rigby is currently considering Cincinnati, Kansas State, Kentucky, Indiana, Iowa State, Nebraska, Pittsburgh, Purdue, South Florida and Vanderbilt.

The Bearcats hoping to receive a commitment but South Florida is the current favorite to land Rigby per On3’s Recruiting Prediction Machine.

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