Four-Star LB Solomon Tuliaupupu On Recruitment: Ohio State, USC Showing Most Interest

    Four-star linebacker Solomon Tuliaupupu discusses his recruitment and the two schools showing the most interest at this stage.

    February 9, 2017

    Four-star linebacker Solomon Tuliaupupu discusses his recruitment and the two schools showing the most interest.

    Familiarize yourself with the name Solomon Tuliaupupu. He’s a four-star linebacker out of California who will surely be one of the 2018 recruiting cycle’s hottest stories. He played his first three years at Claremont High School, but will finish out his career with powerhouse Mater Dei High School.

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    Solomon Tuliaupupu is the No. 1 OLB in the state of California for 2018. (Scout)

    Tuliaupupu holds more than two dozen offers to date, having picked up three in the past three weeks from SEC big dogs Alabama, LSU and Texas A&M, with many more undoubtedly on their way as he enters his senior season.

    Two schools currently in hottest pursuit of Tuliaupupu are Ohio State and nearby USC. Ryan Bartow of 247Sports recently caught up with the nation’s No. 29 overall player and No. 3 outside linebacker, who informed that the Buckeyes and Trojans have made the most contact.

    USC has pulled plenty of talent out of Mater Dei High School, including Matt Barkley and Matt Leinart, and is currently in the lead to land Tuliaupupu.

    UCLA is also a school that’s hot on his trail.

    Listed at 6-foot-3 and 210 pounds, Tuliaupupu is packed with athleticism and has the ability to play inside or outside. He’s a hard hitter that has the wheels to cover open space too.

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