The West Virginia Mountaineers picked up their second cornerback commitment in three days with 3-star Jairo Faverus spurning offers from the Penn State Nittany Lions, Minnesota Gophers, and Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets to follow those Country Roads home to Morgantown.
I feel blessed and exited to announce that I will be continuing my academic and athletic career at West Virginia University!! @NealBrown_WVU @Coach_Addae @Coach_August @PPIRecruits @BCollier56 #TakeMeHome20 #GoMountaineers #Committed pic.twitter.com/BrSWV1ydCP— Jaïro Faverus (@Jairofaverus) June 18, 2019
Much like David Vincent-Okoli before him, the 6'0 180 lb prospect from Bristol, UK earned an on-the-spot offer from Neal Brown and staff following a strong showing at WVU's June 7th recruiting showcase. According to 247Sports' Chris Anderson, Faverus was on campus with PPI Recruits, a group led by Brandon Collier that identifies and trains European athletes to play American football. Faverus is obviously a bit of an unknown, but here's some video of him in action courtesy of Hudl: