WATCH: Three-star DB Damani Dent to engage in college live on CBS Sports HQ
Three-star safety Damani Dent will make his collegiate engagement Monday at 9:30 a.m. ET live on CBS Sports HQ. Dent, the 97th in Safety in the Class of 2022, has narrowed down his college choices in Michigan, Oregon, Akron, Arkansas and Buffalo. The 247Sports crystal ball lists the Wolverines as the favorites to land Dent’s 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).
A 6-foot, 175-pound player from Terry Parker High School in Jacksonville, Fla., Dent has been a two-way player during his high school career. He has 39 tackles in six games this season, following a 2020 in which he recorded 58 tackles, seven broken assists and three interceptions. He also had 327 receiving yards and two receiving touchdowns in 2020.
Steve Wiltfong, director of recruiting for 247Sports, expects Dent to jump quickly from his No. 1,414 ranking in the 247Sports Composite Index when the rankings are adjusted later this year.
Dent initially enlisted in Akron on April 21, but canceled his engagement on August 4. coincided with his disengagement from Akron. Dent made an official visit to Ann Arbor on September 11 and an unofficial visit to Georgia the following weekend.