Coffee County sophomore quarterback Alontae Taylor has committed to play for Vanderbilt, according to a Twitter message he posted Tuesday.
Taylor posted the following Tweet Tuesday evening:
“I would like to thank God for everything none of this would be possible without him With tht being said I have decided to Verbal Commit to..”
That tweet was followed by a photo of Taylor superimposed in a Vanderbilt jersey with a Vanderbilt logo embedded in the photo.
The sophomore has received interest from Clemson, North Carolina and Tennessee and has received official offers from Vanderbilt and Troy.
Ranked by 247Sports as the No. 94 prospect in the country in the class of 2018, Taylor has led Coffee County to a 2-5 record this year accumulating more than 300 passing yards while rushing for nine scores and more than 600 yards.