Bijan Robinson, No. 3 RB In 2020 Class, Announces Commitment

first_img Texas entered the day as the heavy favorite, followed closely behind by Ohio State, UCLA and USC. The Buckeyes, Bruins and Trojans will be disappointed with Robinson’s decision today.Tom Herman and company received the commitment from the nation’s No. 3 running back.“I am excited to announce, that I will continue to grow as a man, student, and athlete, at The University of Texas at Austin,” Robinson said.247Sports rates Robinson as the No. 20 overall prospect in the country. He is the No. 3 running back in the nation, and the No. 2 prospect from the state of Arizona.As a junior at Salpointe Catholic, Robinson rushed for an incredible 2,400 yards and 35 touchdowns on just 170 carries.The year before, he had another 2,000-yard season with 26 touchdowns on 189 carries.With the latest commitment, Texas will likely vault from No. 20 in the currently 2020 recruiting cycle standings. A detail of a Nike official NCAA size football as it sits in the end zone while the West Virginia Mountaineers stretchon the field prior to playing against the Clemson Tigers during the Discover Orange Bowl at Sun Life Stadium.(Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)One of the top running backs in the 2020 class took to Twitter on Friday afternoon to announce his commitment.Bijan Robinson, the No. 3 running back in the class, made one college football program very happy before the weekend.The five-star recruit received offers from most of the top teams in the country. However, only one landed the 6-foot-0, 200-pound tailback.Before his announcement on Friday afternoon, four programs were in the running to land the top recruit.last_img