California Dual-Threat QB Commits to Alabama

Corona, CA quarterback Blake Barnett gave a verbal commitment to the University of Alabama Wednesday. Rivals.com ranks him 55th among all high-school football players in the recruiting class of 2015 while ESPN ranks him 56th.

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One of the nations top high school quarterbacks de-committed from one college football superpower and committed to another. ESPN's Derek Tyson reported Corona, CA quarterback Blake Barnett gave a verbal commitment to Alabama Wednesday.

The 6'4", 195 lb quarterback is the only signal-caller in Alabama's 2015 recruiting class. Rivals.com ranks him 55th among all high-school football players while ESPN ranks him 56th.

Barnett had previously committed to Notre Dame in November. The rising senior told Tyson he met with Alabama Head Coach Nick Saban 6 times in a three-day period and has developed a relationship with new offensive coordinator Lane Kiffin.

Both ESPN and Rivals rank Alabama's 2015 recruiting class number one.

National Signing Day is Wednesday, February 4th, 2015.


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