The Georgia Bulldogs picked up their 16th verbal commitment for the class of 2015 last night, this one from wide receiver Michael Chigbu of New Orleans, LA.
After making his announcement during a live streaming event on NOLA.com Thursday evening, Chigbu posted the following to his Twitter account:
— Michael Chigbu (@KingChig82) July 25, 2014
Chigbu (6-2, 214) committed to UGA over a long list of offers, including Arizona, Arizona State, Auburn, Clemson, Duke, Miami (FL), Ole Miss, Mississippi State, Notre Dame, Texas A&M, and UCLA.
Last season as a junior at Holy Cross High School, Chigbu caught 48 passes for 786 yards and six touchdowns.
Rivals.com rates Chigbu as a four-star recruit, No. 221 in their Rivals250 2015, and the No. 27 wide receiver in the country.
247Sports also gives Michael Chigbu four stars and ranks him 230th overall and the No. 28 wide receiver.