Sep 20, 2011 5:15 PM
His team's struggles on the field have not stopped Kentucky head coach Joker Phillips from landing a major commitment for his 2012 recruiting class.
Three-star athlete Fred Tiller of Homerville, Ga. (Clinch County High School) has committed to Kentucky, according to several online reports. Tiller plays wide receiver and defensive back for his high school team.
Recruiting service Rivals.com ranks Tiller as the No. 46 athlete nationally in the class of 2012 and the No. 49 prospect in Georgia. South Carolina, Nebraska and Georgia Tech were among the long lists of schools to offer a scholarship, according to Rivals.
His measurables, as listed by Rivals.
Weight: 178 pounds
40: 4.54 secs.
Bench Max: 250
Squat Max: 350