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Memphis DB Lonnie Ballentine

Memphis defensive back Lonnie Ballentine has been one of the most heavily recruited out-of-state prospects for LSU in the Class of 2011.

When Memphis State graduate Larry Porter was the recruiting coordinator at LSU, the city of Memphis – and state of Tennessee – became territory where the Tigers weren’t afraid to fight for the top recruits. In 2009, the staff landed Dominique Allen, the state’s top fullback prospect, out of Paris, Tenn. A year later the Tigers pulled linebacker Justin Maclin, arguably the top prospect in Memphis... Recommended Stories