Duke lands Florida WR

Chris Taylor (6'1, 175, WR) has committed to the Blue Devils as of Tuesday morning.

Chris Taylor is heading to Duke.

The 6-foot-1, 175 pound receiver out of Florida chose the Blue Devils over offers from Appalachian St,Eastern Michigan, Fordham, Holy Cross, Marshall, UMass, Ohio, and Western Michigan. He was also fielding calls from schools such as Auburn, Fla Atlantic, Fla International, Georgia Tech, Kentucky, Louisville, Miami, North Carolina, and Tulane.

Taylor announced the commitment on Twitter:

"Committed to Duke University this morning!!!!!!." he wrote.

Taylor becomes the second commitment in 24 hours for the Duke program, and the first skill position player to pledge the Blue Devils in the class of 2014.

A season ago Taylor played at North Broward Prep in Coconut Creek (Fla.), but projects to move to the University School in order to face a higher level of competition.


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