Florida gained a verbal commitment Thursday from a highly recruited defensive back out of Madison, Alabama.
Jaydon Hill, a 6-foot, 175-pound cornerback out of Bob Jones High, verbally committed to the Gators and coach Dan Mullen in a video dedicated to his grandfather.
The Wait Is Over………
This One For You Grandad, Rest In Peace…. 👼🏽https://t.co/WSj2tRYJPP
— Jaydon Hill 🤫 (@_jhill5) September 6, 2018
Mullen later confirmed Hill’s commitment.
— Dan Mullen (@CoachDanMullen) September 6, 2018
Hill, ranked by 247Sports as the No. 11 defensive back in the 2019 class, committed to Florida over Tennessee and South Carolina.
With the four-star Hill’s pledge, the Gators have 15 commits in the 2019 class. Florida’s 2019 class is now ranked No. 18 in the nation by 247Sports.