Cornerback Nate Thompson announced Wednesday night he plans to play for the Duke Blue Devils.
— Natee🕸 (@Nateey22) July 6, 2017
The 6-foot-2, 180-pound Thompson is a 3-star prospect in the 2018 recruiting class from Sanford, N.C. In addition to Duke, he received ACC offers from Virginia Tech, N.C. State, and Wake Forest as well as offers from South Carolina, Appalachian State, Charlotte, Georgia State, Purdue and Central Florida.
Thompson is the third-highest rated commit for Duke in the 2018 recruiting class. He is the 13th commit for the upcoming year, which ranks the Blue Devils 30th overall and seventh in the ACC, according to 247Sports composite rankings.
Of the 13 recruits Duke has landed in the 2018 class, three are cornerbacks. The other two are 3-star prospects Taiyon Palmer and Jeremiah Lewis.