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Former No. 1 Recruit Jaelan Phillips Schedules Transfer Visit

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PASADENA, CA - NOVEMBER 24: Ross Bowers #3 of the California Golden Bears reacts as he is sacked by Jaelan Phillips #15 of the UCLA Bruins on fourth down during the third quarter at Rose Bowl on November 24, 2017 in Pasadena, California. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

Former No. 1 overall recruit Jaelan Phillips has reportedly scheduled a major transfer visit.

Phillips, a five-star defensive lineman, is transferring out of the UCLA Bruins' program.

The Athletic's Bruce Feldman is reporting that Phillips has scheduled a visit to Miami.

"UCLA DE transfer Jaelan Phillips, the nation’s No. 1 recruit two years ago, is expected to take an official visit to #Miami this weekend, per source," he reports.

Phillips, a 6-foot-5 pass rusher, was ranked the No. 1 overall recruit in the country coming out of high school by 247Sports' Composite Rankings.

247Sports' Chris Hummer had reported earlier this month that Phillips was considering a transfer to USC or Stanford.

Former UCLA linebacker Jaelan Phillips is considering a transfer to USC or Stanford, a source with direct knowledge of the situation told 247Sports.

The No. 1 overall prospect in the 2017 class per the 247Sports Composite, Phillips announced in December he would withdraw from UCLA due to “multiple injuries" (a move that was first reported by Bruin Report). Phillips, however, has had a change of heart and is considering resuming his football career with either the Trojans or Cardinal, the source said.

Phillips would be a major addition to Miami's program, which has already added one major transfer this offseason in Ohio State quarterback Tate Martell.