By Adam Brown
The Ole Miss football team continues to build its 2019 class as recruits begin to roll in.
On Monday afternoon, coach Matt Luke and his staff landed commitment No. 23 of their class — a 3-star defensive tackle out of Alabama. Recruit Patrick Lucas Jr. is headed into his senior season at Wetumpka High School.
Lucas made his decision public on Twitter.
???? I’m committed #GoRebels @OleMissFB
According to ESPN, Lucas is ranked No. 19 as a defensive tackle in the state of Alabama.
Lucas also had offers from Auburn, Florida, Mississippi State, and Nebraska, among many other schools.