On Monday BYU extended a scholarship offer to QB/DB Trajon Cotton (Class of 2017), his 18th offer.
Blessed to have received an offer from BYU!! #GoCougs #Truleyblessed #D1Bound pic.twitter.com/WHS2WDfmaj
— TraJon Cotton (@DarkskinKingg) April 25, 2016
Cotton preps at Inderkum High School, where the 6-foot-1 180 pound junior plays quarterback and defensive back. He was a first-team All-Metro selection in 2015 at defensive back after recording 49 tackles, two forced fumbles, and five interceptions, one of which was returned for a touchdown. At QB he threw for 1177 yards and eight touchdowns, while running for 388 yards and eight more scores. He also runs on the track team.
Cotton is rated 3-stars by Rivals and Scout, who puts him as the No. 2 safety in California. He has not yet been rated by ESPN. Cotton holds scholarship offers from BYU, Cal, Colorado, Colorado State, Eastern Washington, Hawaii, Memphis, Nebraska, Nevada, New Mexico, Oregon, Oregon State, San Diego State, San Jose State, UCLA, Utah, Washington State, and Wyoming.
|Hometown:||Sacramento, California||High School:||Inderkum|
|Class:||2017||HT/WT:||6’1”, 180 lbs.|
|Position:||Defensive Back, Quarterback||40 time:|
|[usrlist Rivals:3 Scout:3 ESPN:2 avg=”true”]||Offers: BYU, Cal, Colorado, Colorado State, Eastern Washington, Hawaii, Memphis, Nebraska, Nevada, New Mexico, Oregon, Oregon State, San Diego State, San Jose State, UCLA, Utah, Washington State, and Wyoming|
- Could be a Oregon-UCLA battle for DB Tajon Cotton – Greg Biggins, Scout, March 7, 2016
- CU football recruiting: Cotton taking time, but impressed by Buffs – Brian Howell, Buff Zone, April 22, 2016
Trajon Cotton is a recruit for the BYU Class of 2017. For a comprehensive list of all of BYU’s c/o ’17 recruits and commitments click here. If you have any additional information or insight about this recruit, please include it in the comment section below.