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WVU steals Iowa State commit


Alex Williams - Offensive Line/Defensive End - Pickerington North High School (Pickerington, Ohio)

Alex Williams, lineman from Pickerington (OH), has committed to WVU. Both 247Sports and Rivals list him as a 3-star recruit.

He originally committed to Iowa State back in April 2016, but he attended Junior Day at WVU back in March and announced his decision today via his high school team’s twitter account.

According to Keenan Cummings at Rivals, defensive line coach Bruce Tall spearheaded the recruiting effort for Williams.

“He is a great person and coach,” said Williams. “He breeds successful defensive lineman and he’s always made me feel comfortable with West Virginia. Excited to spend years with him and proud to say he’s my coach.”

Pickerington North still has one more season with Williams. Their season starts on Friday, August 26 at home against Clarkson Secondary.

WVU starts their season on Sunday, September 3 in the DC metro area against arch-rival Virginia Tech.