UF boosts 2019 football recruiting class

Published: Wednesday, June 14, 2017 at 6:48 p.m.
Last Modified: Wednesday, June 14, 2017 at 6:48 p.m.

Florida's 2019 class, ranked No. 1 nationally by 247Sports, picked up a verbal commitment Wednesday from a defensive back out of Orlando.

Marcus Tillman Jr., a 6-foot, 195-pound safety out of Jones High, verbally committed to Gators coach Jim McElwain over offers from Ohio State and Ole Miss.

With Tillman's commitment, which is non-binding until he signs a letter of intent, the Gators have nine commits in the 2019 class.

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