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Ellis Brooks Backs Out Of Commitment

Duke’s football recruiting class took a major hit on Friday as Scout 300 ILB Ellis Brooks de-committed from the Blue Devils.

Duke’s football recruiting class took a major hit on Friday as Scout 300 ILB Ellis Brooks de-committed from the Blue Devils.

https://twitter.com/EllisBrooks35/status/733661999587024897

The top rated commit in the class of 2017 has backed off his pledge to Duke.  Ellis Brooks broke the news on Twitter.  

It’s a big loss for Duke in both momentum and talent.  Brooks is considered the 4th best inside linebacker prospect in the country according to Scout.com.  

http://www.scout.com/player/195742-ellis-brooks


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