Deion Sanders flips top-rated cornerback again with commit Cormani McClain

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Deion Sanders has done it again.

Cormani McClain, the top-rated cornerback and No. 12 wide subordinate successful the people of 2023 according to 247Sports.com, has changed his mind. The now-former Miami perpetrate has flipped and volition articulation Sanders astatine Colorado.

The determination comes aft five-star cornerback Travis Hunter switched from Florida State to Jackson State successful 2022 with Hunter past pursuing Sanders to Colorado.

Sanders celebrated his latest coup with a video connected Twitter accompanied by “Game Over” by Lil’ Flip, 1 of the astir fashionable hip-hop songs of the mid-2000s, which chants “Flip!” repeatedly throughout.

McClain had antecedently committed to Miami and its manager Mario Cristobal successful October. He was reportedly acceptable to motion with the schoolhouse connected Dec. 21, but delayed the determination with his parent aboriginal confirming that plans had changed — which coincided with Sanders’ determination from Jackson State to Colorado.

Cormani McClain (1) was named a skipper  astatine  the Under Armour All-America Game connected  January 3 successful  Orlando, Florida.Cormani McClain (1) was named a skipper astatine the Under Armour All-America Game connected January 3 successful Orlando, Florida. Icon Sportswire via Getty Images
New Colorado caput  manager  Deion Sanders led Jackson State to a 27-6 grounds   implicit    the past  3  seasons.New Colorado caput manager Deion Sanders led Jackson State to a 27-6 grounds implicit the past 3 seasons.Getty Images

While McClain has verbally committed to Colorado, the 6-foot-1 country won’t beryllium capable to motion a nationalist missive of intent until the February signing period.