Five-star recruit Humphrey commits to Alabama - WRBL

Five-star recruit Humphrey commits to Alabama

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TUSCALOOSA, Ala. -

Nick Saban and the University of Alabama football team has secured a verbal commitment from Hoover High School cornerback Marlon Humphrey.

Humphrey announced his commitment on Twitter.

"Thanks for everyone that has supported me this far I'm happy to say I am committed to the University of Alabama!! #RollTide"

Hoover High's official Twitter account later confirmed the news.

Humphrey is rated as the no. 1 cornerback in the country by all four major recruiting services, and is rated as the no. 10 prospect overall by 247Sports.

He will join early enrollee Tony Brown, 247Sports' no. 2 cornerback, in Tuscaloosa.

Humphrey helped lead the Buccaneers to the 6A state championship in 2013.

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