March 26, 2011

In-state receiver commits to Auburn

One of the top receivers in Alabama committed to Auburn Saturday.

West Limestone’s Alex Taylor, 6-foot-4, 190 pounds, gave Gene Chizik and the Tigers their third commitment of the 2012 class.

Taylor was one of 30-plus top recruits on the Plains for Junior Day. Taylor chose Auburn over offers from Ole Miss, Tennessee, Nebraska and UAB, among others.

“I went ahead and committed,” said Taylor. “I committed early because it is all about family. Auburn is a good program and it’s where I want to be. I grew up an Auburn fan so it’s where I want to be....

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