Three-star South Dade defensive back James Wiggins says he's "very committed" to playing at UM, but he is planning a visit to Temple with South Dade teammate Jawon Hamilton on January 23.
Wiggins (6-0, 190 pounds) currently has Temple and Cincinnati in his top 3, and has previously listed himself as a soft commit to the Miami Herald.
*The two-star running back Hamilton is currently committed to FIU, but Hamilton (5-10, 185) insists "he is still open to recruiting." Currently Temple and Kansas are making strong plays for his services. He plans to visit the Jayhawks very soon and expects to receive an official offer.
Hamilton says, "FIU is always contacting me to show me love and that they care a lot."
*Two-star South Dade running back Ivan Smith is planning a visit to Bowling Green in January. Smith (5-11, 175) has Bowling Green as his top choice, followed by Cincinnati and Purdue.
*South Dade offensive lineman Boman Swanson has received five offers so far. Swanson's top two are Charlotte and Southern Illinois. Swanson (6-4, 280) has already visited Southern Illinois early in the year and plans to have a final choice by January.
*Two-star 2017 South Dade offensive lineman Kyron Taylor has been reviving interest from Notre Dame and Purdue.
A Marshall commit, Taylor (6-3, 265) said, "Marshall has a great O-line and I really like coach Alex Maribel."
*Two-star Homestead linebacker Rashad Smith is still committed to playing for FAU but is being heavily recruited by Temple and Bowling Green. Smith (6-2, 190) is planning to visit Temple in December.
Smith said on why he likes FAU: "They really have a nice campus."
*Miami Beach wide receiver Randle Jones is being sought out by Massachusetts and FAMU. Jones (6-0, 180) plans to makes his decision after a trip to UMass in December.
*Miami High linebacker Harrison "Burger" Riggins has received two more additional offers since last week, Virginia Union and Shorter University. Riggins (5-9, 175) plans to make his decision as soon as possibly mid-November.
*Miami High defensive back Desmond Fairell is being targeted by Northern Illinois. Northern Illinois is trying to get Fairell (6-1, 195) on an official visit as early as December.
Fairell said, "They have told me that I'm their number one target on their defensive back chart."
*Three-star Miami High wide receiver Keyshawn "Pie" Young will be announcing his decision much earlier than expected. Young (6-0, 190) said, "I'm going to be announcing my decision in December instead of waiting."
*Miami High running back Watraie Jones is getting interest from multiple schools -- in particular West Florida. Jones (5-9, 165) plans to visit West Florida in December after the conclusion of the season.
*All photos by Russell Quinoa//FOR THE MIAMI HERALD