Hollywood Chaminade-Madonna defensive tackle Khairi Clark announced via Twitter this afternoon that he has committed to the University of Florida.
The big run-stopper, who is 6-foot-3 and 325 pounds, is ranked No. 10 inthe Sentinel's 2014 Floria Top 100. Clark ranks as the No. 7 player in Florida on the 247Sports composite rankings, and he is also rated as the 5 defensive tackle inthe country byt the 247Sports composite.
On his Twitter account @KhairiClark, he posted "Just committed to the University of Florida¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿ !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!"
Over the past two seasons at Chaminade, Clark has 120 tackles and 17 sacks, and also had one interception during his sophomore year.
Earlier this week the Gators also received a commitment from rising sophomore wide receiver Tyler Byrd of Naples, a 5-foot-11, 160-pounder who is the first commitment to the Gators' 2016 recruiting class.
He is the 11th commitment to the Gators' 2014 recruiting class.
Florida 2014 comitments
OT Taven Bryan, 6-5, 250, Casper (Wyo.) Natrona County
DT Khairi Clark, 6-3, 325, Hollwood Chaminade-Madonna
RB Dalvin Cook, 5-11, 192, Miami Central
DB Duke Dawson, 5-11, 195, Cross City Dixie County
OL Travaris Dorsey, 6-3, 314, Jacksonville Raines
QB Will Grier, 6-3, 171, Davidson (N.C.)
CB J.C. Jackson, 6-0, 185, Immokalee
OL Benjamin Knox, 6-6, 259, DeLand
TE C’yontai Lewis, 6-5, 208, Tuscaloosa (Ala.) Northridge
DT Anthony Moten, 6-4, 265, Fort Lauderdale St. Thomas Aquinas
OL Joseph Paul, 6-4, 340, New Orleans (La.)
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