Quarterback Ricky Town (Ventura, Calif./Saint Bonaventure), the No. 2-ranked pocket passer and No. 22-ranked player overall in the ESPN Junior 300, has backed off of his commitment to Alabama.
Alabama still has the top-ranked recruiting class in the country, but on Wednesday the Crimson Tide lost their second ESPN 300 commit in the past three days.
Just one day before the prestigious Elite 11 quarterback camp is set to begin, there was big news out of Oregon as the No. 1-ranked pocket-passer in the ESPN 300, Keller Chryst (Palo Alto, Calif./Palo Alto), verbally committed to Stanford.
Four-star running back Derrick Henry (Yulee, Fla./Yulee) has verbally committed to play for Alabama next season. The 6-foot-3, 242-pound athlete chose the Crimson Tide over Georgia and Tennessee.
Florida's junior day got started with an early bang on Saturday, as the Gators secured a verbal commitment from five-star running back and Florida legacy Kelvin Taylor (Belle Glades, Fla./Glades Day).