After losing out on several top-notch recruits from the state of Louisiana this past year, Les Miles and his LSU coaching staff made it a point to not let history repeat itself in 2013.
With that said, the Tigers are already off to a great start with their 2013 class, hauling in nine early verbal commitments, all of which are in-state prospects.
Of course, it is too early to tell how this class will fill out, but right now, they would have to be considered as one of the top classes in the country up to this point.
So, now we ask, who are these top recruits that we will be seeing wearing the LSU purple and gold in the future?
Let's take a look at those who will be joining Miles and his LSU staff in this exciting 2013 recruiting class.
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