The University of Miami landed a big commitment on Tuesday when Rosenberg, TX. WR Derrick Griffin signed on as part of UM’s 2013 recruiting class.
- Year: 2013
- Position: WR/TE
- Height: 6-7
- Weight: 210
Offers, per 247Sports
- Texas A&M
- Notre Dame
Following his pledge to the U, Griffin told David Lake of InsideTheU:
The Miami coaches were really excited when I told them I wanted to commit…Miami was always one of my dream schools. The best players come from Miami and I want to be part of that.”
The talented wide-out is also a highly touted basketball player and admitted that he “wanted to try to play basketball too, so that is a big reason why I like them [Miami] too.”
2012 Stats, per 247Sports
- 592 receiving yards
- 14 touchdowns
To view highlights of Derrick Griffin click here. Mind you, he is not attending Texas A&M as the video suggests.