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Expert Predictions For 2018's Uncommitted 5-Star Prospects

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The 2018 recruiting cycle is really starting to heat up.

The 2018 recruiting cycle is entering perhaps its most-important period. The late spring/summer is often a time when many of the top prospects in the country decide to make their commitments.

Just recently, Xavier Thomas, the No. 2 recruit in America, decided to commit to Clemson.

More big commitments are likely coming.

At the moment, 13 of the top 25 prospects in the country have yet to commit to a school.

Here's where those 13 recruits are projected to land.

13. Justyn Ross, 5-star WR

Position: Wide receiver

Size: 6-foot-4, 197 pounds

Ranking: No. 22 prospect in the class

Hometown: Phoenix City, Ala.

Schools considering: Alabama, Auburn, Clemson, Duke, Florida

Prediction: Alabama

12. Teradja Mitchell, 5-star LB

Position: Inside linebacker Size: 6-foot-2, 232 pounds Ranking: No. 21 player in the class Hometown: Virginia Beach, Va.

Schools considering: Alabama, Clemson, FSU, LSU, Ohio State

Prediction: Florida State

11. K.J. Henry, 5-star DE

Position: Defensive end

Size: 6-foot-5, 235 pounds

Ranking: No. 20 player in the class

Hometown: Clemmons, South Carolina

Schools considering: Alabama, Clemson, Georgia

Prediction: Clemson

10. Amon-Ra St. Brown, 5-star WR

Position: Wide receiver Size: 5-foot-11, 191 pounds Ranking: No. 19 player in the class Hometown: Anaheim, Calif.

Schools considering: Michigan, Notre Dame, Ohio State, USC

Prediction: Notre Dame

9. Tyreke Johnson, 5-star safety

Position: Safety

Size: 6-foot-1, 191 pounds

Ranking: No. 18 player in the class

Hometown: Jacksonville, Fla.

Schools considering: Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Ohio State, UCLA

Prediction: Florida

8. Terrace Marshall, 5-star WR

Position: Wide receiver Size: 6-foot-2, 192 pounds Ranking: No. 15 player in the class Hometown: Bossier City, La. Schools considering: LSU, Mississippi State, Oklahoma, TCU, Texas A&M

Prediction: LSU

7. B.J. Foster, 5-star safety

Position: Safety

Size: 6-foot-1, 188 pounds

Ranking: No. 13 player in the class

Hometown: Angleton, Texas

Schools considering: Ohio State, Michigan, Texas, TCU

Prediction: Texas

6. Jalen Hall, 5-star WR

Position: Wide receiver Size: 6-foot-4, 192 pounds Ranking: No. 11 player in the class Hometown: Los Angeles, Calif.

Schools considering: Stanford, UCLA, USC

Prediction: USC

5. Anthony Cook, 5-star CB

Position: Cornerback

Size: 6-foot-1, 168 pounds

Ranking: No. 9 player in the class

Hometown: Houston, Texas

Schools considering: LSU, Ohio State, Texas

Prediction: LSU

4. Jackson Carman, 5-star OT

Position: Offensive tackle Size: 6-foot-6, 290 pounds Ranking: No. 7 player in the class Hometown: Fairfield, Ohio

Schools considering: Alabama, Clemson, Ohio State

Prediction: Ohio State

3. Jamaree Salyer, 5-star guard

Position: Offensive guard

Size: 6-foot-4, 342 pounds

Ranking: No. 6 player in the class

Hometown: Atlanta, Ga.

Schools considering: Clemson, Georgia, Ohio State

Prediction: Georgia

2. Patrick Surtain Jr., 5-star cornerback

Position: Cornerback Size: 6-foot-2, 181 pounds Ranking: No. 5 player in the class Hometown: Fort Lauderdale, Fla.

Schools considering: Clemson, FSU, LSU, Ohio State

Prediction: LSU

1. Zamir White, 5-star RB

Position: Running back

Size: 6-foot-1, 220 pounds

Ranking: No. 4 player in the class

Hometown: Laurinburg, North Carolina

Schools considering: Alabama, Clemson, Georgia, UNC, Ohio State

Prediction: Georgia