Oregon Ducks make the top-5 of three-star 2021 DE Zeiqui Lawton

Jonathan Warner
NBC Sports Northwest

The Oregon Ducks are in the top-five for a defensive lineman out of West Virginia.

Three-star defensive end Zeiqui Lawton announced his top-five schools of choice on Twitter Sunday.

Along with the Ducks, Boise State, Cincinnati, Illinois, and West Virginia rounded out the list.

Lawton had a productive year as a junior with 82 total tackles, 26 tackles for loss, and 12 sacks over nine games, according to his Hudl profile.

According to 247Sports composite rankings, Lawton is the No. 486 prospect, and the No. 34 strong side defensive end in the class of 2021.

Oregon currently has six commitments in the 2021 class and is currently projected to lose one defensive end, Austin Faoliu, following this season.

Check out Zeiqui Lawton's junior year highlights here.

Oregon Ducks make the top-5 of three-star 2021 DE Zeiqui Lawton originally appeared on NBC Sports Northwest

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