“I just thought Vanderbilt had a lot more to offer. Southern Miss is a good school with a great coaching staff. But playing for Vanderbilt gives me a chance to play for an SEC championship and maybe even a national championship.”The Dores also secured their 15th commitment of the 2012 class with CB Brandon Banks (Brandywine, MD). Banks checks in at 5'11", 170, and has been clocked at a 4.30. Scout ranks him as a top-50 corner in this year's class, and both Rivals and 247 have him as a 3-star.
Wednesday, August 3, 2011
Vandy Picks Up Two More 3-Star Commits
Following the footsteps of the likes of LaFonte Thourogood and Dillon van der Wal, RB Jaborian "Tip" McKenzie (Natchez, MS) decommitted from Southern Miss and verbally committed to the Commodores yesterday evening. McKenzie (5'9", 180) is listed at a 4.39 and is a 3-star prospect according to Rivals, Scout, and 247 Sports. Every Vandy fan has to like what he had to say when asked about his decision: