2013: #1

For a second straight year, Baylor has found success on junior day. Chris Johnson, quarterback of the Bryan High School Vikings, has given his verbal commitment to Art Briles and the Baylor Bears. Johnson is the first commitment of the Bears' 2013 recruiting class.

Chris Johnson marks the first commitment of Baylor's 2013 recruiting class. Johnson was one of many high school juniors in attendance for 2012 Baylor junior day. More about that event can be read here.

"I have been there a couple of times," said Johnson of his trips to Baylor University. "I had a really good time today at their junior day. They are one of the best academic schools in the country, and I felt like it was the right place for me."

Johnson explains that his family was happy with his decision to commit to the Baylor Bears.

"Baylor is where I will be," Johnson said. "Nothing is going to change that."

You can get the latest discussion of Johnson's commitment, here.

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