Abbott follows teammate Taj Mustapha, a fellow receiver, who committed to the Badgers on Thursday night.
"Wisconsin is the fit is perfect for me and I couldn't find one thing about them that I didn't like," Abbott said. "They are happy that I can play outside and inside receiver with my speed and quickness.
Just a few weeks back, Abbott had no Power 5 offers to speak of. After running sub-4.5 in the forty at 6-foot-2, 180 pounds in Madison, the Badgers became his first Big Ten offer. Although Minnesota, Michigan State,
Abbott caught 46 passes for 906 yards and six touchdowns at Northville High last fall before transferring to West Bloomfield.
"A.J.'s game is developing," Lakers head coach Ron Bellamy said. "He transferred here in February and had a chance to lift with us, run with us, go against some of our kids, and it's been a blessing, not only for A.J.
"He's a bigger kid,
Abbott becomes commit No. 15 for the Badgers and fifth from the state of Michigan.