Lejond Cavazos has a new home. The former Ohio State defensive back has committed to North Carolina.

Cavazos announced his transfer pledge to the Tar Heels on his Twitter account.

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Cavazos is originally from Seguin, Texas, and is used to playing away from home. Prior to 2 seasons in Columbus, he completed his high school career at the IMG Academy in Bradenton, Florida. A former 4-star prospect, Cavazos signed with Ohio State in the class of 2020 over offers from Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Michigan, Nebraska, Notre Dame, Oklahoma, Oregon, Penn State, Texas A&M, USC and others.

Cavazos redshirted in 2020, appearing in 1 game. Last season, he played in 11 games, posting 8 tackles and 2 passes defended. Cavazos will be immediately eligible in 2022 with 3 remaining seasons.

Cavazos entered the NCAA transfer portal on April 4. Prior to visiting UNC, he visited Colorado.