WATCH: Four-star RB Justin Williams to pledge for National Signing Day live on CBS Sports HQ
Justin Williams, a four-star running back from East Paulding High School in Dallas, Ga., Will announce his varsity engagement live Wednesday on CBS Sports HQ at 8 a.m. ET. Williams is on the cusp of Auburn, Tennessee, Louisville, Nebraska and West Virginia. The 247Sports Crystal Ball currently gives Tennessee the edge when it comes to which school will land its services. You can watch the announcement live in the video at the top of this page, on the CBS Sports app or via your connected device (Roku, Amazon Fire, Apple TV).
Williams is ranked No. 284 overall on the 247Sports Composite and is the 24th running back in the recruiting class of 2022. Additionally, Williams is the 26th player in Georgia State, which has historically produced some of the biggest stars. college football.
Williams made official visits to Auburn and Tennessee, the two programs considered the best schools to acquire his services. Auburn was one of the last schools to offer Williams a scholarship, as the Tigers did on Nov. 27, but 247Sports Crystal Ball still predicts that Tennessee will be its likely destination.
The early signing period begins on Wednesday and ends on Friday. It will be interesting to see if Tennessee coach Josh Heupel is able to go to Georgia and poach this star who qualified for a bowl game in his first season at the helm.