Commitment Status:Signed LOI

Dillon Bates

College Choices

School Interest Offer Visit Recruited by
TennesseeCOMMITTED (07/03/2013)Offered10/04/2013Tommy Thigpen
AlabamaNoneOfferedNoneKirby Smart
FloridaNoneOfferedNoneD.J. Durkin
Florida AtlanticNoneOfferedNone
Florida Intl.NoneOfferedNone
Florida St.NoneOfferedNone
Georgia TechNoneOfferedNone
Miami (FL)NoneOfferedNone
Mississippi St.NoneOfferedNone
N. CarolinaNoneOfferedNone
NorthwesternNoneOfferedNoneRandy Bates
Notre DameNoneOfferedNone
Ohio St.NoneOfferedNone
South CarolinaNoneOfferedNoneSteve Spurrier Jr.
TexasNoneOfferedNoneManny Diaz
Texas A&MNoneOfferedNone
Virginia TechNoneOfferedNoneCharley Wiles

Latest News

Five-Star Challenge preview: Linebackers05/25/2014 Rivals.com Football Recruiting

John Houston and his fellow LBs will have their hands full at the Rivals100 Five-Star Challenge, but some should still rise up.

Vols make big impression on Fla. h-back04/14/2014VolQuest.com
I think I think ... Friedman's final 2014 thoughts02/20/2014Rivals.com Football Recruiting
Hilinski, Doherty among new four-stars02/19/2014Rivals.com Football Recruiting
Recruiter of the Year: Tommy Thigpen02/10/2014Rivals.com Football Recruiting
Rivals100: Valentine tops among biggest movers01/20/2014Rivals.com Football Recruiting
2014 Big Board (Jan. 15 update)01/15/2014VolQuest.com
Under Armour: Farrell Awards01/04/2014Rivals.com Football Recruiting
UA: Overall Team Nitro top performers01/03/2014Rivals.com Football Recruiting
Team Nitro top performers01/02/2014Rivals.com Football Recruiting
Bates comes up big in second half, more notes01/02/2014VolQuest.com
Ten Under Armour matchups to watch01/02/2014Rivals.com Football Recruiting
UA: Team Nitro Monday top performers12/30/2013Rivals.com Football Recruiting
UA: Team Nitro Sunday top performers12/29/2013Rivals.com Football Recruiting
German-born LB commits to Vols11/24/2013VolQuest.com
Recruiting Battles10/24/2013TideSports.com
Midweek recruiting wrap: Bates talks season, visit10/23/2013VolQuest.com
Mosley believes in Jones' plan10/07/2013VolQuest.com
Take Two: Dawgs make up ground10/04/2013Rivals.com Football Recruiting
Soundoff: Commits & Targets on the big game09/19/2013InsidetheGators.com
Providence OL talks recruiting, facing Bates09/16/2013FlaVarsity.com
How future Vols fared08/26/2013VolQuest.com
FlaVarsity100 - No. 6 - Ponte Vedra OLB Dillon Bates08/19/2013FlaVarsity.com
Recruits react to new uniforms08/15/2013VolQuest.com
Weatherd visits Vols, more commitment talk07/24/2013VolQuest.com
New SEC coaches join intense fray07/22/2013Rivals.com Football Recruiting
Impact analysis: Kevin Mouhon07/21/2013VolQuest.com
Impact analysis: Dillon Bates07/04/2013VolQuest.com
Bates follows father's footsteps07/03/2013VolQuest.com
Defensive big board: Summer 201307/02/2013VolQuest.com
Around the Southeast: Big decisions looming07/01/2013Rivals.com Football Recruiting
Underclassmen Challenge raises profiles06/29/2013Rivals.com Football Recruiting
Like father, like son? It comes with some pressure06/21/2013Rivals.com Football Recruiting
Five-Star Challenge: Farrell Awards06/13/2013Rivals.com Football Recruiting
Bates born to tackle family tradition06/12/2013VolQuest.com
Challenge: Team Flickr what we learned06/12/2013Rivals.com Football Recruiting
Five-Star Challenge: Team scouting reports06/08/2013Rivals.com Football Recruiting
Bates closing in on decision06/07/2013VolQuest.com
Bates likely to play in SEC06/07/2013Rivals.com Football Recruiting
What to watch for in June06/04/2013InsidetheGators.com
Rivals100 Five-Star Challenge: Teams to watch06/03/2013Rivals.com Football Recruiting
Rivals100 Five-Star Challenge: LBs06/01/2013Rivals.com Football Recruiting
Five-Star Challenge: Match-up No. 805/31/2013Rivals.com Football Recruiting
Updated Rivals100 listing has Florida flavor05/20/2013FlaVarsity.com
Rivals Camp Series: Top linebackers05/14/2013Rivals.com Football Recruiting
Bates has top five; Vols on top04/12/2013VolQuest.com
Rivals Camp Orlando: Notebook03/23/2013Rivals.com Football Recruiting
Rivals Camp Series Orlando: Tops on defense03/23/2013Rivals.com Football Recruiting
Rivals Camp Orlando: Bates dominates03/23/2013Rivals.com Football Recruiting
Rivals Camp Weekend Preview03/22/2013InsidetheGators.com
Rivals100 linebacker watches Florida practice03/17/2013InsidetheGators.com
Several top targets due to see Florida this weekend03/15/2013InsidetheGators.com
Bates spends weekend in Knoxville03/11/2013VolQuest.com
'It's awesome'03/08/2013TideSports.com
Bates plans spring tour03/06/2013BlueandGold.com
Bates Continuing Hard-Hitting, Determination03/01/2013HokieHaven.com
Jr. Day Notebook: Will Florida flip instate pair?02/17/2013InsidetheGators.com
Gators hosting first Junior Day of the new cycle02/15/2013InsidetheGators.com
Aggies look to load up on D with Rivals 250 prospects02/14/2013AggieYell.com
Rivals Video Spotlight: Dillon Bates junior highlights02/14/2013Rivals.com
Florida targets in the initial Rivals10002/11/2013InsidetheGators.com
Bates talks about Longhorn offer02/11/2013Orangebloods.com
Visit affirms Wharton's commitment02/10/2013VolQuest.com
Bates talks return visit02/09/2013VolQuest.com
Bates excited for junior day01/28/2013VolQuest.com
LB: I'm going to consider Miami for sure01/25/2013CaneSport.com
Army All-Combine Team: Defense01/11/2013Rivals.com Football Recruiting
MVPs leave mark at Army Combine01/08/2013Rivals.com Football Recruiting
Four underclassmen shine in San Antonio01/05/2013FlaVarsity.com
Army National Combine notebook01/04/2013Rivals.com Football Recruiting
Bates inherits traits from father01/04/2013Rivals.com Football Recruiting
Early Look 2014: Defense12/23/2012BuckeyeGrove.com
Spurriers check on Bates11/30/2012GamecockCentral.com
Muschamp checks in on 2014 four-star11/28/2012InsidetheGators.com
Ponte Vedra LB growing into leader role11/17/2012FlaVarsity.com
Weekend Visitor Preview: Two big visitors11/15/2012InsidetheGators.com
Bates adds offer, plans visit11/01/2012BlueandGold.com
USC moves up for Bates10/10/2012GamecockCentral.com
Will Bates follow his brother to NU?10/08/2012WildcatReport.com
Linebacker back from Tuscaloosa09/23/2012TideSports.com
Bates hits Columbia07/24/2012GamecockCentral.com
Bates ready to see a familiar place07/14/2012VolQuest.com
Buckeye targets abound at Underclassmen Challenge07/07/2012BuckeyeGrove.com
LB lists Cane offer, plans visit07/05/2012CaneSport.com
Underclassmen Challenge: Matchup No. 407/04/2012Rivals.com Football Recruiting
Underclassmen Challenge loaded across board06/27/2012Rivals.com Football Recruiting
Offer Gets Bates Serious About Sooners06/21/2012SoonerScoop.com
Bates has serious interest in UVa06/14/2012CavsCorner.com
Junior linebacker to make summer visit06/06/2012BuckeyeGrove.com
Rivals Video Spotlight: Dillon Bates sophomore highlights05/30/2012Rivals.com
Vol legacy likes Gamecocks05/24/2012GamecockCentral.com