Linebacker Michael Gilliard of Valdosta, Georgia (Valdosta High School) has verbally committed to the Georgia Bulldogs for 2009. Mike Bobo and John Jancek recruited Gilliard for the Bulldogs.
Gilliard (6-2, 200, 4.6), who had over 20 offers, committed to the Dawgs over Auburn, Florida, Florida State, Georgia Tech, Miami, Michigan, Michigan State, South Carolina and Tennessee. Rivals.com ranks Gilliard as a 4-star linebacker and UGASports.com ranks him as their 19th overall recruit in Georgia.
- 2009 Georgia Bulldog Commitments – Sicemdawgs.com
- Four-Star Linebacker Commits To Georgia – UGASports.com
- Gilliard Gives Verbal Commitment To Georgia – OnlineAthens.com
- Michael Gilliard Commits To Georgia – ValdostaDailyTimes.com