Five Rebels Signed to Play for Coach Luke

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Ole Miss head coach Matt Luke and his staff received national letters of intent from five future Rebels this morning.

The first letter came in at 6:38 a.m. from Hamilton Hall, followed by Luke Knox, Jakorey Hawkins, Kevontae’ Ruggs and Miles Battle.

Hamilton Hall

Hall is a 6-foot, 5-inch, 315-pound offensive lineman from Chamblee Carter in Atlanta. He comes to the Rebels as a 3-star player, according to




Luke Knox

Knox joins the Rebels out of Brentwood Academy in Brentwood, Tennessee. He is a 220-pound, 6-foot, 3-inch outside linebacker. Knox is rated a 3-star player, according to




Jakorey Hawkins

Hawkins is a 5-foot, 11-inch defensive back out of Lee High School in Montgomery, Alabama. He is a 3-star player, according to





Kevontae’ Ruggs

Ruggs comes to Ole Miss out of Robert E. Lee High School in Montgomery, Alabama. He is an outside linebacker and a 3-star player, ranked 15th in Alabama at his position. Ruggs committed to the Rebels on Jan. 28.




Miles Battle

Battle signs with the Rebels out of Cypress Creek High School in Houston, Texas, at the wide receiver position. He is a 4-star commit, according to, and ranks 56th at the WR ranking and 42nd in the Texas ranking.




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