Anthony Averett, a highly regarded athlete from New Jersey, has given a solid verbal commitment to Alabama, according to a tweet from Scout’s Brian Dohn.
Rivals confirms the news.
UMass offered Averett a scholarship back when Rutgers, Syracuse, West Virginia, Temple, South Florida and East Carolina were the only schools involved.
Here is Dohn’s tweet:
— BDohnFOX (@BrianDohnScout) April 15, 2012