CLINTON (Mississippi News Now) - One of the top juniors in the state is thinking Roll Tide. Clinton quarterback Cam Akers verbally committed with Alabama.
He made the announcement Tuesday night on twitter after visiting Tuscaloosa. The Arrow chose the Crimson Tide over Ole Miss, Mississippi State and 4 other SEC teams. 247 Sports ranks Akers as the #1 junior in Mississippi and as the #5 RB in the 2017 class.
Akers threw for 1800 yards and rushed for almost 900 last season as the Arrows finished 10-3. He was named a CBS Sports Network Sophomore All-American and has been invited to the 2017 U.S. Army All-American Bowl.
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