Maryland adds commitment from New Jersey Edge prospect to 2023 recruiting class
Maryland is adding to the 2023 recruiting class and landed another prospect Friday evening.
This time, the commitment came from DJ Samuels, a 6-foot-2 and 240 lb. Edge prospect out of Bergen Catholic High School in Oradell, New Jersey. Samuels had drawn offers across the B1G from Michigan, Nebraska, Penn State and Rutgers before pledging to Mike Locksley’s Terrapins.
— De’Juan “6God” Samuels (@TDj2x) July 8, 2022
According to the 247 Sports Composite Rankings, Samuels is a 3-star prospect in the 2023 recruiting cycle. He is also rated as the No. 91 Edge recruit nationally and the 18th overall player out of the state of New Jersey.
Samuels brings Maryland’s 2023 recruiting class up to 15 players committed with that group ranked 46th nationally by the team recruiting rankings. That group is currently headlined by 3-star ATH Braeden Wisloski out of Pennsylvania.