KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WVLT) -- Quarterback Austin Kendall has given Butch Jones and the Vols' 2016 recruiting class a big boost.
"I have officially committed to play football at the University of Tennessee! #VOLS #BrickByBrick #VFL," Kendall posted to his Twitter account (@A_Kendall11) Sunday afternoon.
Kendall is one of the top recruits in the 2016 signing class. Rivals rates the Waxhaw, NC prospect a 4-star recruit and the fourth best pro-style quarterback in the class. He also had offers from Clemson, Miami (FL). and West Virginia.
Kendall, 6'1", 200 lbs, is Tennessee's fourth commitment in the 2016 class.
You can read more about Kendall's commitment at Volquest.com, WVLT's Tennessee athletics media partner.