St. Petersburg (Fla.) Lakewood coach Brian Bruch is a busy guy. That’s because fans in Florida and Pittsburgh were waiting to hear word on what his standout player is going to do. Well, the wait is over.
Three-star strong-side defensive end Julian Riley has committed to Florida.
“He called Ron Zook and the coaches last night and committed to Florida,” Bruch said. “He’s a Gator.”
Riley picked UF over Pittsburgh, Wisconsin, Boston College and Purdue, but in the end it came down to Florida and Pittsburgh.
“He said he just wanted to stay closer to home and the coaches at Florida did a great job recruiting him,” his coach said.