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 want to thank GOD for blessing me with this opportunity. Thankful for all my family and friends who were by my side through it all. Fully COMMITTED. I’m officially a FLORIDA GATOR🔶🐊🔷 #AllBite18 pic.twitter.com/4GzCSRpC4j
— Lucas Krüll (@Lucas_Krull_) June 14, 2018
Krull will be eligible to compete with Florida for the 2018 season, where he will have three seasons of eligibility remaining. Krull took an official visit to Florida on June 1, telling The Sun he planned on deciding between Missouri, Kansas State and Florida.
UF coach Dan Mullen acknowledged Krull’s commitment on Twitter.
— Dan Mullen (@CoachDanMullen) June 14, 2018
Krull becomes the 22nd member of Florida’s 2018 class, and he’ll enroll for the Summer B session.