Former pro baseball player switches to college football; UF makes offer

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Gators land commitment from 2019 LB Jesiah Pierre

With an important month on the recruiting trail ahead, Florida’s 2019 class started off July with a bang by landing a verbal commitment Sunday from an in-state linebacker formerly committed to Miami (Fl.) Jesiah Pierre, a 6-foot-2, 225 pound linebacker...

DE Quashon Fuller, who took an unofficial visit Wednesday to UF, still evaluating recruitment...

To say Wednesday was a significant day on the recruiting trail for Florida might be considered an understatement. The Gators landed a commitment late in the afternoon from Riley Simonds, a 6-foot-3 offensive lineman out of Buford, Georgia, ranked the...

Gators land OL Riley Simonds, ranked No. 17 OG by 247Sports

With the month-long dead period commencing in five days, the Gators and coach Dan Mullen continue to pick up commitments on the recruiting trail. Riley Simonds, ranked the No. 17 offensive guard in the 2019 class by 247Sports, announced his...

Gators bolster TE depth with commitment from 2018 prospect Lucas Krull

Florida landed a commitment from a 6-foot-8 tight end out of Jefferson College in Jefferson County, Missouri. Lucas Krull, who signed to play baseball with Arkansas in 2016, announced his decision Thursday night to sign with the Gators. I...

2019 Recruiting Class

FLORIDA 2019 CLASS Diwun Black (LB) Mohamoud Diabate (LB) William Harrod (OL) Jaydon Hill (DB) Tyron Hopper (LB) Jaelin Humphries (DT) Jalon Jones (QB) Chester Kimbrough (DB) Dionte Marks (WR) Jesiah Pierre (LB) Riley Simonds (G) Ja’markis Weston (ATH) Ethan White (OL) Trent Whittemore (S) Wardrick Wilson (T)

Video: Graham Hall talks Gator Football Recruiting

Graham Hall, Gainesville Sun recruiting correspondent, talks Florida football recruiting and answers reader questions.

Gators working to land 4* DB Chris Steele: “I know I’ll be developed well...

It’s not often that a program coming off 4-7 record is in contention to land one of the top prospects in the ensuing recruiting class, but the Gators are in such a position with highly recruited defensive back Chris...

Gators land highly ranked 2019 DT prospect Jaelin Humphries

Florida’s 2019 class landed a huge commitment Tuesday morning from a Peach State prospect who took an official visit to UF over the weekend. Jaelin Humphries, a 6-foot-4, 305-pound defensive tackle out of Lawrenceville (Ga.), committed to the Gators over...

JUCO TE Lucas Krull has Gators in top 3 following official visit

JUCO tight end Lucas Krull is close to making a decision on his football future, and Florida appears to be a considerable option for the 6-foot-7, 255-pound prospect. Krull, a former baseball prospect who initially signed with Arkansas, took an...

Jesiah Pierre

Jesiah Pierre Position: OLB Height: 6-foot-2 Weight: 225 pounds High School: Christian Home and Bible School (Mount Dora) Ranked: No. 55 OLB in the 2019 class by 24/7 Sports UF Visit: April 14 and June 16 (both unofficial)

Gators, looking to build on momentum from spring, hosting 5 official visitors

With the summer quickly approaching, Florida’s recruiting is looking to build on the momentum from the spring. The Gators anticipating hosting five official visitors over the weekend, including a pair of highly recruited defensive backs in Bellflower (Calif.) prospect Chris...

Wardrick Wilson

Wardrick Wilson Position: Offensive tackle Height: 6-foot-5 Weight: 305 pounds High School: Doral Academy Center Ranked: No. 34 offensive tackle in the 2019 class by 247Sports UF Official Visit: TBD

Trent Whittemore

Trent Whittemore Position: Safety Height: 6-foot-3 Weight: 190 pounds High School: Buchholz Ranked: No. 52 safety in the 2019 class by 247Sports UF Official Visit: TBD

Ethan White

Ethan White Position: Offensive tackle Height: 6-foot-5 Weight: 315 pounds High School: Superior Collegiate Academy (Clearwater) Ranked: No. 46 offensive tackle in the 2019 class by 247Sports UF Official Visit: TBD

Ja’markis Weston

Ja’markis Weston Position: Athlete Height: 6-foot-3 Weight: 205 pounds High School: Clewiston Ranked: No. 43 athlete in the 2019 class by 247Sports UF Official Visit: TBD

Dionte Marks

Dionte Marks Position: Wide receiver Height: 5-foot-11 Weight: 180 pounds High School: Deland Ranked: No. 98 wide receiver in the 2019 class by 247Sports UF Official Visit: TBD

Jalon Jones

Jalon Jones Position: Dual-threat Quarterback Height: 6-foot-3 Weight: 205 pounds High School: St. Frances Academy (Baltimore, Md.) Ranked: No. 7 dual-threat quarterback in the 2019 class by 247Sports UF Official Visit: TBD

Jaelin Humphries

Jaelin Humphries Position: Defensive tackle Height: 6-foot-3 Weight: 303 pounds High School: Mountain View (Lawrenceville, Ga.) Ranked: No. 13 defensive tackle in the 2019 class by 247Sports UF Official Visit: TBD

Tyron Hopper

Tyron Hopper Position: Linebacker Height: 6-foot-2 Weight: 205 pounds High School: Roswell (Roswell, Ga.) Ranked: No. 20 outside linebacker in the 2019 class by 247Sports UF Official Visit: TBD