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5-Star TE Arik Gilbert Commits to LSU over Alabama, Georgia, More

LSU pulled off an upset by landing a versatile chess piece in the class of 2020, as 5-star tight end Arik Gilbert committed to the school.

Gilbert announced his decision to play for the Tigers on Wednesday:

Maria Martin

5-star Marietta TE and one of the most highly sought after recruits in the country Arik Gilbert chooses @LSU over Texas A&M, Bama, Clemson and Georgia. “Coach O has a good thing going there.” #LSU #GeauxTigers @arik_gilbert

According to 247Sports, Gilbert is the No. 10 overall player, No. 1 tight end and No.