There will be a host of visitors at Rice-Eccles Stadium for the game between Utah and BYU tonight at 5:30 p.m. MT. Utah will have a lot of athletes that can play defensive back on campus. Defensive back will likely be a focus in the 2017 recruiting class with Brian Allen, Dominique Hatfield, and Reginald Porter all seniors this season. Two four-star players will also be at Rice-Eccles to take in the game.
Pasadena (Calif.) John Muir four-star cornerback Elijah Blades, who is currently committed to Florida, will take an official visit for the game. Blades will also visit Florida, Illinois, and Nebraska, per 247Sports.
I'll be in Utah for my first official visit this week pic.twitter.com/p0Hdu2IWCG— ELIJAH - BLADES SZN™ (@savageszniv) September 6, 2016
The California 3: Rancho Cucamonga (Calif.) Rancho Cucamonga cornerback Darren Hall, Bellflower (Calif.) Bellflower athlete Jeffrey Manning Jr., and Los Angeles (Calif.) Bishop Mora Salesian athlete Nick Pickett.
Manning recently released a top six that includes Utah.
Washington State commit Mountain View, (Calif.) St. Francis three-star running back Cyrus Habibi-Likio will also take his official visit.
The top rated player in the state of Utah, South Jordan (Utah) Bingham four-star defensive tackle Jay Tufele, will be at the game on an unofficial visit.