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Draft Scout South Dakota State Player Rankings
2022 Draft Class

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Last Updated/Cross Checked:  South Dakota State Roster: 11/29/23-Senior Prospects/2023 Roster XCheck/EOS Awards, Depth Chart:
 Player Name  Position  Class  Draft Year  Projected  Height  Weight  40 Time Range  Hometown, State  High School/Last School
 Backhaus, Logan   (DS#97 OLB)  OLB  rSr   2022    6-3  225  4.70 - 4.80  Spirit Lake, IA  Spirit Lake
 Frahm, Cole   (DS#33 K)  K  Sr   2022    6-3  229  5.17 - 5.38  Omaha, NE  Omaha Burke
 Gardner, Don   (DS#84 CB)  CB  rSr   2022    6-1  189  4.43 - 4.55  Chicago, IL  Wendell Phillips
 Genant, Wes   (DS#34 C)  C  rSr   2022    6-3  307  5.22 - 5.40  Parkston, SD  Parkston
 Griffin II, Michael   (DS#24 SS)  SS  rSr   2022    5-11  213  4.52 - 4.64  Cottage Grove, MN  Park
 Johnson, Aron   (DS#56 OT)  OT  rSr   2022    6-5  300  5.55 - 5.67  Chisago City, MN  Chisago Lakes
 Oladokun, Chris   (DS#20 QB)  QB  rSr   2022    6-1  213  4.65 - 4.76  Tampa, FL  Sickles
 Strong Jr., Pierre   (DS#6 RB)  RB  rSr   2022    5-11  207  4.32 - 4.45  Little Rock, AR  McClellan
 Ward, Xavier   (DS#137 DT)  DT  rSr   2022    6-1  287  5.17 - 5.32  Freeman, SD  Canistota

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**PLEASE NOTE: Players Ranked DS (Draft Scout) #999 or #9999 are currently Unranked for various reasons. They are outside the Top 1000 or numbered position rankings ...have not been ranked yet,
possibly injured, suspended or are in process of transferring, etc.

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