West Palm Beach, Florida quarterback Faton Bauta has verbally committed to the Georgia Bulldogs. He is UGA’s 6th verbal commitment for the 2012 recruiting class.
Bauta (6-3, 225) committed to the Bulldogs over offers several top schools, including Alabama, Louisville, Miami (FL), Mississippi State, Pittsburgh, Syracuse, UConn, Utah, West Virginia and others.
Rivals.com rates Bauta as a 3-star recruit, the no. 65 player in the State of Florida and the no. 10 dual-threat quarterback in the country. Scout.com rates Bauta a 3-star recruit and the no. 47 quarterback in the country.
Georgia offered Bauta as a quarterback, but he is talented enough to play several positions including linebacker or tight end. He is set to graduate from Dwyer High School in December and will likely enroll at Georgia in January.