Friday, June 8, 2012

Bama lands four-star defensive back

Four-star cornerback Maurice Smith commits to Alabama
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Alabama landed its fifteenth commitment of the 2013 recruiting class on Thursday night when Sugar Land, Texas cornerback Maurice Smith announced his commitment to the Crimson Tide via press release.

"Maurice Smith II (Fort Bend Sugarland Dulles c/o 2013) has researched, evaluated, and visited and has reached his decision to commit to University of Alabama and play for Nick Saban's defense," said the release.

Smith is rated a four-star prospect by all major recruiting services and is rated the No. 15 cornerback in the nation by 247Sports and the No. 10 cornerback by ESPN. He chose the Tide over offers from more than 20 schools, including Florida, Florida State, LSU, Notre Dame, Texas and Oklahoma.
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