ATHENS---------- Junior College defensive lineman Chris Mayes (6-4, 330) signed a national letter of intent with the University of Georgia Wednesday, the first day of the junior college signing period.
Mayes, (6-4, 330), a graduate of Spalding High School, Griffin, Ga. spent the last two years at Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College.
N, 6-4, 330
Spalding HS/Mississippi Gulf Coast CC
Junior College: Had 17 tackles, a forced fumble and a fumble recovery for Mississippi Gulf Coast CC in 2011. Redshirted in 2012
Junior College Coach: Steve Campbell. High School: Spalding...2010 PrepStar All-Region Team...SuperPrep All-Dixie team...PrepStar All-Southeast Region team...Rivals.com four-star prospect, #26 DT nationally, #22 overall prospect in Georgia...Scout.com three-star prospect, #50 DT nationally...ESPN.com four-star prospect, #23 DT nationally...2010 Griffin Daily News All-Area DL...as a senior recorded 34 total tackles, nine tackles-for-loss, two QB sacks, and two blocked kicks...as a junior recorded 32 total tackles, 18 tackles-for-loss, three QB sacks, 10 QB pressures, and 3 blocked kicks in his first year playing organized football...also lettered in basketball...High School Coach: Clint Ashmore.