Linebacker/defensive lineman Sam Whitney, who visited Boise State over the weekend, announced Monday on Twitter that he has accepted a grayshirt offer from the Broncos.
Whitney (6-foot-3, 230 pounds), who is from Folsom, Calif., will join the team in January 2016. He previously had committed to Sacramento State.
I've officially committed to Boise State to earn an education & play football as a Bronco!Thank you to the staff! pic.twitter.com/hKv3jIImPn— samuel whitney (@sam_samwhit) February 2, 2015
Three other players who visited this past weekend committed. Here is our story from Monday’s newspaper.
2015 RECRUITING CLASS
Signed, on campus
— QB Brett Rypien, 6-2, 185, Shadle Park HS (Spokane, Wash.)
— S Kam Miles, 6-2, 205, R-So., Butler CC (Dallas)
— CB Ray Ford, 6-0, 175, Riverside CC (Gardena, Calif.)
— OL Garrett Larson, 6-4, 250, Fruitland HS
— WR Akilian Butler, 5-10, 181, West Mesquite HS (Mesquite, Texas)
— CB Ladarryl Blair, 6-0, 183, South Oak Cliff HS (Dallas)
— DB Damion Wright, 6-1, 195, Bishop Mora Salesian (Los Angeles)
— WR Bryan Jefferson, 6-0, 180, Leesburg (Fla.) HS
— LB Drew Berger, 6-3, 223, Coeur d’Alene HS
— OT John Molchon, 6-5, 270, Faith Lutheran HS (Las Vegas)
— DL Ben Moa, 6-4, 275, Jr., Grossmont College (San Diego)
— RB Raymond Sheard, 6-1, 195, Arlington (Texas) HS
— S Evan Tyler, 6-2, 180, Eleanor Roosevelt HS (Corona, Calif.)
— TE Matt Pistone, 6-4, 235, Yuma (Ariz.) Catholic HS
— OL Eric Quevedo, 6-5, 285, West Covina (Calif.) HS
— LB Riley Whimpey, 6-2, 205, San Clemente (Calif.) HS
— LB Marquis Hendrix, 6-1, 228, Trinity Catholic HS (Ocala, Fla.)
— LB Matt Locher, 6-3, 245, Los Alamitos (Calif.) HS
— LB/DL Sam Whitney, 6-3, 230, Folsom (Calif.) HS
— DE Durrant Miles, 6-4, 220, Bingham HS (South Jordan, Utah)
I met with Garrett Larson this morning in Fruitland for a story in Tuesday’s newspaper. I cut the video down to the highlights above.
Former Boise State quarterback Grant Hedrick’s final numbers at the College Gridiron Showcase: 3-for-5 for 10 yards with an interception and two carries for 6 yards.
Here is how Jeron Johnson fared in the Super Bowl.
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