National Signing Day is less than a week away, but it appears the Wisconsin Badgers will have a chance to impress one more prep standout before Feb. 7.
According to both 247Sports and Rivals, 2018 cornerback Rachad Wildgoose, Jr. will be visiting Wisconsin this weekend. Rivals states the Miami, Fla. (Northwestern) defensive back will start his visit on Friday, while 247Sports notes it will be on Feb. 3. B5Q has reached out to the South Florida native for confirmation.
Both recruiting services state in their profiles that Wildgoose has visited the likes of Pitt, UCF, and NC State since Jan. 24 after previously decommitting from Georgia back on Jan. 14 and Rutgers previously in May 2017.
According to 247Sports, the cornerback has also received offers from Alabama, Auburn, Nebraska, Florida, and Purdue, among others.
Wildgoose, Jr. is rated as a three-star recruit by 247Sports, ESPN, and Rivals. All list him as a cornerback, with 247Sports also denoting him as a safety.
2019 quarterback Graham Mertz offered by Georgia
Big-time interest keeps mounting for Wisconsin 2019 quarterback commit Graham Mertz, as the four-star standout tweeted on Wednesday that Georgia offered him.
Received an offer from the University of Georgia! pic.twitter.com/RsbEzHuGsE— Graham Mertz (@GrahamMertz5) January 31, 2018
Mertz committed to Wisconsin back in October 2017 but has seen his stock rise substantially since, receiving scholarship opportunities from the likes of Missouri, Ole Miss, Ohio State, and Michigan.
The Kansas native is rated a four-star recruit by both 247Sports composite rankings and Rivals.