"[I] just committed to the University of Miami," Elder said today. [It's] been my favorite school since I was little. [I'm] glad this [is] over with."
Elder, 5-foot-10 and 165 pounds, was one of the most productive running backs in the entire nation. He finished his senior season with 2,618 yards and 39 touchdowns for a team that went on to win a state championship.
Elder took recruiting visits to Auburn, Georgia Tech, Ohio State, UCLA, and Vanderbilt before making the decision not to sign last Wednesday.
He's now a Hurricane.