Posted On: 08/25/20 2:51 PM

We continue our countdown of the top players in the state with the players just outside the top 50. These players could challenge for top spots if they are able to put together big senior seasons.

55. Aaron HallAaronHall6'4" | DLSouthern Durham | 2021StateNC, 6’4 220, Edge, Southern Durham

Hall is a talented two-way player whose future likely lies on the defensive line. He displays excellent lateral quickness as both a receiver and defensive end and it’s his size off the edge that can give teams fits. He’s athletic enough to thrive in the ACC where he’ll attend Duke next year.

54. Brandon JohnsonBrandonJohnson5'10" | DBNewton Conover | 2021NC, 5’10 170, DB, Newton Conover

Another Duke commit, Johnson is a talented and technically sound defensive back. He’s got everything an ACC defensive back needs to succeed. As another Division 1 coach who was recruiting him told me, he’s fast, physical, has good ball skills and he’s coachable. Johnson is a perfect fit in Duke’s system.

53. Jesiah DavisJesiahDavis6'2" | WRProvidence Day | 2021StateNC, 6’2 175, WR, Hough

Davis transferred into Hough where he will anchor a deep receiver group. With one of the top quarterbacks in the state, Davis will have the opportunity to put up big numbers. He’s

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