As the 2011 campaign comes to a close with preparation for the Orange Bowl, Clemson coaches will be as busy as ever. The end of the college football season inevitably gives way to the south's second most popular sport, college football recruiting.
Dabo Swinney and company have already put together a second straight top 10 recruiting class and are looking for the finishing touches to solidify a top five group of elite athletes.
The class of 2012 already consists of 20 commits, including impressive recruiting depth on the lines. Highly touted QB Chad Kelly, safety Travis Blanks and WR Germone Hopper in tow, coaches will look to go after big prizes and shore up areas of need.
Here's a look at the top five recruits Clemson remains on the prowl for.