Florida’s 2019 class landed a verbal commitment Monday night from a four-star defensive back out of New Orleans.
Chester Kimbrough, a 5-foot-11, 170-pound defensive back out of Warren Easton in New Orleans, announced his verbal commitment to UF via a video on his Twitter account.
— 饥饿 (@chaazz19) August 14, 2018
Mullen acknowledged Kimbrough’s commitment soon after.
— Dan Mullen (@CoachDanMullen) August 14, 2018
Ranked the No. 34 overall defensive back in the 247Sports composite, Kimbrough has unofficially visited UF multiple times throughout his recruitment, including camping at Florida on July 27 for Friday Night Lights.
With Kimbrough’s commitment, UF has 12 verbal commitments in the 2019 class.
— Hollywood (@CJ_Clarke1) August 14, 2018
The Gators moved up from No. 33 to No. 28 in 247Sports’ 2019 class rankings with Kimbrough’s pledge.