Providence Day sophomore defensive end Jacolbe Cowan got an offer from Alabama Saturday.
Cowan is a 6-5, 250-pound sophomore who is a considered a 5-star college recruit (5-stars are considered elite). He is ranked No. 7 nationally in the class of 2020. He has more than 20 Division I scholarship offers, including Georgia, Florida State and Louisville.
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Heading into Friday’s 49-10 win over Cannon School, Cowan had 31 tackles, a team-high seven sacks and two forced fumbles.
Cowan took an unofficial visit to North Carolina to attend the Duke-UNC game Saturday. Cowan has nearly 20 major college offers from schools like Florida, Georgia, Georgia Tech, North Carolina and N.C. State.
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