Commitment Status:Signed LOI

Byron Cowart

College Choices

School Interest Offer Visit Recruited by
AuburnCOMMITTED (02/04/2015)Offered01/16/2015Will Muschamp
FloridaNoneOffered01/23/2015Brad Lawing, Derek Lewis
Florida St.NoneOfferedNoneLawrence Dawsey, Sal Sunseri
MarylandNoneOffered09/13/2014Mike Locksley
Miami (FL)NoneOfferedNone
N.C. StateNoneOfferedNone
Notre DameNoneOfferedNoneTony Alford
OregonNoneOfferedNoneRon Aiken
South CarolinaNoneOfferedNone
West VirginiaNoneOfferedNone

Latest News

Pressure on tap04/30/2015

Assistant coach Lance Thompson hasn't yet coached Carl Lawson at full speed, but he's certain the sophomore end has what it takes to anchor the Tigers' defense this fall.

Healthy skepticism04/28/
'Best I've ever seen'04/10/
Switching sides04/10/
Storm front04/08/
Going old school03/19/
Home at Buck03/13/
Biggest gets in 2015: Southeast03/03/ Football Recruiting
Most interesting 2015 recruitments: Southeast02/24/ Football Recruiting
2014 Rivals Camp Series Awards Roundup02/16/ Football Recruiting
Top Recruiters: SEC02/12/ Football Recruiting Top 25 recruiters02/11/ Football Recruiting
Grading FSU's 2015 Recruiting Class - Defense02/09/
Signee Scout, Pt. 102/09/
Analysts sound off: Signing Day02/09/ Football Recruiting
Position recruiting rankings: Defense02/08/ Football Recruiting
History-making class02/06/
Conference Breakdown: SEC02/06/ Football Recruiting
Class of 2015 Superlatives02/05/
GRIND: Clearing things up02/05/
Class thoughts02/05/
Mind of Mike: Thoughts on NSD 201502/05/ Football Recruiting
National Signing Day Awards02/04/ Football Recruiting
NSD: Winners and losers02/04/ Football Recruiting
McElwain happy with first class02/04/
A reclamation02/04/
Biggest need met02/04/
Tigers ink No. 6 class02/04/
NSD: Top 25 classes breakdown02/04/ Football Recruiting
GRIND: Where they signed02/04/
Cowart wavering on Auburn02/04/ Football Recruiting
Cowart's NLI is in02/04/
Big Boom Byron02/04/
Mind of Mike: NSD Predictions02/03/ Football Recruiting
Fearless Forecast: Predicting how Florida finishes02/03/
Southeast region: NSD storylines02/03/ Football Recruiting
National Signing Day Commitment Schedule02/02/ Football Recruiting
NSD Conference Breakdown: SEC02/02/ Football Recruiting
Numbers Crunch: Signing Day01/31/ Football Recruiting
NFL comps of top prospects: Defense01/30/ Football Recruiting
GRIND: Successful visit01/29/
Rivals250: Commitment predictions01/29/ Football Recruiting
GRIND: '#wareagle'01/28/
Roundtable: Who will wait beyond NSD?01/28/ Football Recruiting
GRIND: Twists and turns01/27/
Roundtable: Best two-team battles01/27/ Football Recruiting
Ten who could play early01/27/ Football Recruiting
Mind of Mike: Inside the final 2015 rankings01/26/ Football Recruiting
Taking a break01/24/
The Grind: UF next for Cowart01/23/
Weekend Visitor Preview01/23/
The Grind: Big 3 shakeup01/22/
Can FSU break down Armwood pipeline?01/22/
Roundtable: Hardest to read01/22/ Football Recruiting
Class of 2015 Offers Board01/22/
Inside look: Class of 2015 position rankings01/22/ Football Recruiting
The Daily Grind - 1/2101/22/
Roundtable: Who is lagging behind?01/20/ Football Recruiting
Rivals100: New No. 1, new five-stars01/19/ Football Recruiting
Meet in the middle01/18/
Commit quotebook01/18/
AU 'feels like home'01/18/
Cowart meets with a multitude of coaches01/15/
Needs to fill01/15/
Five storylines01/13/
Top 5 uncommitted: Southeast01/13/ Football Recruiting
Derwin TV: Derwin James interviews No. 1 DE Byron Cowart01/08/
UA Game: The Farrell Awards01/07/ Football Recruiting
Under Armour: Instant Impact01/06/ Football Recruiting
Best of UA Week: Team Highlight01/05/ Football Recruiting
FSU commit Bello steps up against top competition01/03/
Under Armour Insider: Sweat can't wait to get to FSU01/02/
UA game: Top Performers - Defense01/02/ Football Recruiting
UA game: What we learned01/02/ Football Recruiting
Vol commits proud of future team, more notes01/02/
FSU recruits shine in Under Armour Game01/02/
Reclaim to fame01/02/
Cowart hitting the road down the stretch01/01/
Team Highlight: Day 3 top performers12/31/ Football Recruiting
Team Highlight: Day 2 top performers12/30/ Football Recruiting
UA Insider: Fitzpatrick looking at Bama, FSU12/30/
Team Highlight: Day 1 top performers12/29/ Football Recruiting
Notebook: Cowart dominates on day one12/29/
Under Armour Insider: Cowart still high on FSU12/29/
Under Armour AA: Alabama Report12/29/
Nation's No.1 defensive end talks to coach Collins12/28/
Muschamp effect12/28/
Rivals: Live from Orlando12/28/ Football Recruiting
Christmas Eve Predictions12/24/
BONE: Alabama Christmas wish list12/23/
Under Armour: Position Analysis12/22/ Football Recruiting
Numbers Crunch: UA game is stacked12/18/ Football Recruiting
UA '15: Five interested programs12/17/ Football Recruiting
FSU making a run at the No. 1 recruiting class12/16/
Under Armour: Ten with something to prove12/16/ Football Recruiting
UA Game: Top 10 Storylines12/15/ Football Recruiting
Could five-star Byron Cowart push decision to NSD?12/13/
Five-star Cowart will take three more official visits12/13/
Five-star DE sets OV12/13/
2015 Under Armour All-America Game Roster: By Team12/08/ Football Recruiting
2015 Under Armour All-America Game Roster: By Player12/08/ Football Recruiting
Five-star Cowart immediately impressed by McElwain12/08/
Rivals100: Risers and sliders12/01/ Football Recruiting
Rosen rises to No. 1 in Rivals10012/01/ Football Recruiting
5-star DE Cowart recaps Florida State visit11/30/ Football Recruiting
Wommack: Keep an eye on Phillips, Slayton11/28/ Football Recruiting
Where does the top talent come from?11/24/ Football Recruiting
Top uncommitted prospects: Southeast11/21/ Football Recruiting
Take Two: Moving on in Gainesville11/21/ Football Recruiting
Cowart crushes eyeball test11/19/2014Duck Sports Authority
Mind of Mike: Sunshine State storylines11/19/ Football Recruiting
Gators in limbo after Muschamp dismissal11/16/ Football Recruiting
Nation's No. 1 Cowart visiting Florida again11/14/
Mind of Mike: A 'win' for Ole Miss; Oregon hot11/05/ Football Recruiting
Cowart set on UA announcement11/04/ Football Recruiting
Mind of Mike: Hating Fisher, RB watch10/29/ Football Recruiting
First and 10: Physical Freaks10/27/ Football Recruiting
Around the Southeast: New contender for Cowart?10/24/ Football Recruiting
Perfect storm brewing for Florida State recruiting10/22/
Mind of Mike: Florida future, Cowart update10/22/ Football Recruiting
Trending down: Five on the decline in recruiting10/21/ Football Recruiting
Numbers Crunch: Does momentum matter?10/21/ Football Recruiting
Cowart impressed with Alabama10/19/ Football Recruiting
Cowart's questions answered10/19/
Mind of Mike: Muschamp's status10/15/ Football Recruiting
Rivals250 wideout hearing from K-State10/13/
Nation's No. 1 prospect talks Florida visit10/12/
Cowart names new decision date09/24/ Football Recruiting
Mind of Mike: Mississippi power, Cowart update09/24/ Football Recruiting
10 Insider Recruiting Tidbits09/23/
Take Two: Hot seat impacts recruiting09/19/ Football Recruiting
Davis talks Maryland official visit09/16/ Football Recruiting
Williams recaps UMD visit09/14/
Top 10 - WVU Visitors09/12/
Davis set for first official visit09/11/
Mind of Mike: Big Ten woes, ND rises09/10/ Football Recruiting
Five-star visits Florida again, sets visit schedule09/07/
Visitor Preview: Two five-star visitors09/05/
Take Two: Waiting on Florida09/05/ Football Recruiting
Mind of Mike: Could Cowart put off decision?09/03/ Football Recruiting
Numbers crunch: TTU keeps rare company09/02/ Football Recruiting
Around the Southeast: Race for Richmond08/29/ Football Recruiting
No. 1 Cowart discusses final four08/23/
Inside look: Class of 2015 position rankings08/21/ Football Recruiting
Rivals250: Risers and sliders08/19/ Football Recruiting
Rivals100: Risers and sliders08/18/ Football Recruiting
Recruiting breakdown: DL08/17/
Around the Southeast: Cowart decision soon?08/15/ Football Recruiting
Cowart talks offseason, officials visits08/04/ Football Recruiting
Nation's No. 1 visits Florida once again08/03/
Cowart done naming favorites07/25/ Football Recruiting
FNL Countdown: #4 Cowart07/21/
Underclassmen Challenge: Players to watch07/11/ Football Recruiting
New top three for No. 107/11/2014Duck Sports Authority
Cowart sets ND official visit07/09/
Maryland makes big push with Davis06/30/
IMG 7-on-7: Florida targets in-depth06/23/
IMG Notebook: Out-of-state five-star interested in Florida06/22/
IMG 7-on-7 Championship: Trips still on for Cowart06/21/ Football Recruiting
Five-Star Challenge: Farrell Awards06/12/ Football Recruiting
Five-Star Challenge: What we learned - Team Renegade06/11/ Football Recruiting
Five-Star Challenge: What we learned - Team Highlight06/11/ Football Recruiting
Five-Star Challenge: What we learned - Team Blur06/11/ Football Recruiting
All-Rivals100 Five-Star Challenge Team06/10/ Football Recruiting
Top Performers06/10/
Five-Star Challenge: They said it06/10/ Football Recruiting
Nothing has been given to Cowart06/09/ Football Recruiting
News, notes and evaluations at Rivals Challenge06/09/
Five-Star Challenge: Top linemen performers06/08/ Football Recruiting
Cowart leads team to Big win06/08/ Football Recruiting
Five-Star Big Men: Superlatives06/08/ Football Recruiting
Five-Star Challenge: Renegade top performers06/08/ Football Recruiting
Five-Star Challenge: Top defensive performers06/07/ Football Recruiting
Five-Star Challenge: Top DL performers06/07/ Football Recruiting
Five-Star Challenge: Top OL performers06/07/ Football Recruiting
Nation's No. 1 Cowart is all about business this weekend06/06/
No. 1 gives USC second look06/06/
Nation's No. 1 eyes Irish visit06/06/
Cowart sheds light on rumors, plans06/06/ Football Recruiting
Top-ranked player eyeing UGA?06/06/
Five-Star Challenge: Team scouting reports06/06/ Football Recruiting
Tide targets in Baltimore06/06/
Five-Star Challenge: 7-on-7 rosters06/05/ Football Recruiting
UF targets at the Rivals Five-Star Challenge06/05/
Five-Star Challenge: Storylines to watch06/05/ Football Recruiting
Five-Star Challenge: Can't wait to see06/04/ Football Recruiting
Nation's No. 1 looking at four06/02/2014Duck Sports Authority
Five-Star Challenge matchups: Cowart vs. Edoga06/01/ Football Recruiting
Five-Star: Ten teams to watch05/31/ Football Recruiting
Five-Star Challenge preview: DL05/24/ Football Recruiting
Clemson, Tide in it for Cowart05/23/ Football Recruiting
Rivals rankings: Position analysis05/22/ Football Recruiting
Rivals250: Risers and sliders05/20/ Football Recruiting
Rivals100: Cowart takes over at No. 105/19/ Football Recruiting
Rivals Camp Series: Top Offensive Linemen05/16/ Football Recruiting
Rivals Camp Series: Top Defensive Linemen05/16/ Football Recruiting
Three make cut for five-star DE05/12/2014Duck Sports Authority
Five-star Cowart looking for stability at Florida05/08/
Around the Southeast: Edoga heads west04/23/ Football Recruiting
Five to Follow: Defensive Line04/19/
Top uncommitted prospects: Southeast04/09/ Football Recruiting
Weekend Visitor Preview: Four five-star visitors04/04/
RCS Orlando: What we learned03/26/ Football Recruiting
Cowart talks ND03/24/
RCS Orlando Notebook: St. Louis takes top prize03/23/
Cowart, Jefferson compare notes from Rivals Camp Series-Orlando03/23/
RCS Orlando: Defense03/22/ Football Recruiting
RCS Orlando Notebook: Cowart shines03/22/
RCS Orlando: Recruiting notes03/22/ Football Recruiting
Five-star plans Tennessee visit, more notes from Orlando03/22/
Warchant TV: 5-star DE MVP Byron Cowart talks FSU03/22/
RCS Orlando: What to watch for03/20/ Football Recruiting
Five-star Jefferson talks recent visits03/12/
Five-star shuffles his list around03/09/
Five-star talks Alabama trip03/02/
Five-star weekend02/28/
Byron Cowart prepared to show he's the best DE in the Country02/23/
5-star Cowart has new suitors02/22/ Football Recruiting
Cowart in front of the pack02/19/2014Duck Sports Authority
10 Top Targets: Instate02/17/
Two new 5-stars highlight latest Rivals10002/17/ Football Recruiting
Southeast storylines: Who will land No. 1?02/14/ Football Recruiting
Top 10 Rivals Camp Series registrants to watch02/13/ Football Recruiting
Rule the Road: Lane Kiffin02/12/
Rivals Camp Series Presented by Under Armour preview02/12/ Football Recruiting
Florida still leads for 2015 five-star12/17/
Class of 2015 position rankings revealed12/12/ Football Recruiting
Thompson claims top spot in 2015 Rivals10012/09/ Football Recruiting
Will Cowart follow McQuay to USC?11/24/
Class of 2015: early defensive targets11/12/
Weekend Visitor Preview: Nation's #1 visiting11/07/
2015 four-star still has Florida leading10/14/
Soundoff: Commits & Targets on the big game10/10/
Weekend Visitor Preview: Three four-star visitors10/04/
2014 Look Ahead: Defense09/11/
Florida Commit & Targets in the 2015 Rivals25009/02/
FNL: 2015 star still has Florida as his leader07/29/
FNL Notebook: Gators look strong for Jefferson07/27/
Florida Friday Night Lights: Top performers07/27/ Football Recruiting
Friday Night Lights: Top Prospects Preview07/26/
Future four-star has Florida on top07/22/
Underclassmen Challenge: Story lines to watch07/05/ Football Recruiting
Roundtable: Underclassmen Challenge preview07/04/ Football Recruiting
Rivals Underclassmen Challenge: Matchup No. 507/01/ Football Recruiting
Cowart talks UF, Vandy, 'Bama06/28/ Football Recruiting
Underclassmen Challenge: Ten with offers06/28/ Football Recruiting
IMG 7-on-7: Florida Commits & Targets In-Depth06/27/
IMG 7-on-7 Championship notebook06/22/ Football Recruiting
Elite 2015 prospect talks Florida visit06/19/
Top prospects lining up for Underclassmen Challenge06/19/ Football Recruiting
2015 Cowart working to emulate Florida star05/16/
Notebook: Alabama coast-to-coast05/11/
'Alabama is my favorite school'05/07/
Florida sees instate 2015 lineman Cowart05/05/
Rivals Camp Orlando: Notebook03/23/ Football Recruiting
Rivals Camp Series Orlando: Tops on defense03/23/ Football Recruiting
USF Sling and Shoot I Top Performers06/17/ Football Recruiting
Florida's state title games: Top performers12/19/ Football Recruiting