A&M lands former 5-star CB Grimes from UNC

by Ricardo Gutierrez - Tony Grimes, a former five-star cornerback and All-ACC honorable mention at North Carolina, announced on Thursday that he will transfer to Texas A&M.

Former five-star CB Tony Grimes transferring to Texas A&M 3:41 PM ET Alex ScarboroughESPN Staff Writer Close Covers the SEC. Joined ESPN in 2012. Graduate of Auburn University. Tony Grimes , a former five-star cornerback and All-ACC honorable mention at North Carolina , announced on Thursday that he will transfer to Texas A&M . Grimes reclassified from the 2021 class to 2020 to play early at UNC. He appeared in 37 games over the last three seasons. The 6-foot, Virginia native earned All-ACC honorable mention in 2021. He started all 13 games this season, registering 36 tackles and seven pass break-ups. Grimes will provide much-needed depth for the Aggies, who has lost four cornerbacks to the transfer portal in recent months, including freshmen and former four-stars Smoke Bouie and Denver Harris .