The Tigers are making significant noise with five-star wide receiver Shelton Sampson Jr. as this 2023 cycle heats up. Sampson Jr., a Baton Rouge native, has been trending in LSU’s direction for quite some time now.
After the commitment of Jalen Brown, the Tigers put their foot on the gas to land Sampson Jr. who could be the icing on the cake for this class.
LSU has used social media to ramp up its push for the Catholic High standout. Both staff members and players within the program have been posting and showing the blue-chip receiver tremendous attention on Twitter. Sampson Jr. is right down the road from Death Valley and the Tigers have been pushing for the state’s No. 2 prospect for quite some time. LSU has been recruiting him since Day 1, constantly rooting for him to suit up for the purple and gold.