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Five-star athlete from Georgia ranked as the No. 17 overall player in the nation by 247Sports … Versatile athlete that will play safety at Clemson … also listed by 247Sports as the second-best linebacker in the nation and third-best player in Georgia … Rivals.com listed Carter as a five-star player, ranked as the nation’s No. 21 overall player, the top linebacker in the nation and the third-best player in Georgia … ESPN.com lists him as a four-star, the No. 103 overall player in the nation … in a 2020 state playoff game, he recorded 197 yards rushing on 17 attempts on offense and had eight tackles, three sacks and a fumble recovery on defense … he accomplished that after running for 142 yards on just six carries in the regular season finale … for the season he rushed for 429 yards, a 9.3-yard average, and scored 10 touchdowns and added seven catches for 68 yards … finished the year with 11 tackles for loss, including five sacks, to go with 38 tackles in seven games … had a 79-yard interception return for a touchdown … also threw a 13-yard touchdown pass … as a junior in 2019, he recorded 73 tackles and 10 sacks in 13 games … had 51 tackles and seven tackles for loss in 11 games as a sophomore … finished his career with 162 tackles, 27 tackles for loss, including 18 sacks … 116 of his tackles were solos … selected to play in the All-American Bowl … committed to Clemson on May 19, 2020 … recruited by Mickey Conn and Brent Venables … played for Bill Stewart at North Gwinnett High School … born Oct. 23, 2002.

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ClemsonYes
AkronYes
AlabamaYes
Appalachian StateYes
ArizonaYes
Arizona StateYes
ArkansasYes
AuburnYes
ColoradoYes
DukeYes
East CarolinaYes
FloridaYes
Florida StateYes
GeorgiaYes
Georgia StateYes
Georgia TechYes
IllinoisYes
IndianaYes
IowaYes
KansasYes
KentuckyYes
LSUYes
LouisvilleYes
MarylandYes
MiamiYes
MichiganYes
Michigan StateYes
MinnesotaYes
Mississippi StateYes
MissouriYes
NC StateYes
NebraskaYes
North CarolinaYes
Notre DameYes
Ohio StateYes
OklahomaYes
Oklahoma StateYes
Ole MissYes
OregonYes
Oregon StateYes
Penn StateYes
PittsburghYes
South CarolinaYes
StanfordYes
SyracuseYes
TCUYes
TempleYes
TennesseeYes
TexasYes
Texas A&MYes
UCFYes
USCYes
VanderbiltYes
VirginiaYes
Virginia TechYes
Washington StateYes
West VirginiaYes

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