Maryland snags LB commit, first in Class of 2018
The Maryland Terrapins are 5-5 overall this season and has a shot to become bowl eligible with just one more win.
Despite not being an undefeated national title contender, the Terrapins just got its first commitment in the class of 2018.
— Eriq Gilyard (@eriqgilyard3) November 17, 2016
Eriq Gilyard is a 5-foot-11 linebacker from Jacksonville, Fla. who will be making the trip up north to spend his collegiate days. Gilyard, a three-star linebacker, is the 26th-ranked outside linebacker in the class of 2018.
He may only be rated as a three-star prospect, but the Floridian turned down scholarship offers from Alabama, LSU, Michigan, Clemson and Nebraska, among others.
Take a look at what he’s been doing on high school fields these last couple seasons: