Class of 2014 offensive tackle Tyrell Smith (Ramsey, N.J./Don Bosco) is on board with Virginia Tech, according to multiple reports. He was recruited by Hokies assistants Cornell Brown and Jeff Grimes.
Smith announced his decision on Twitter:
Verbally committed to play football at Virgina Tech!! #HokieNation
— Tyrell Smith (@TyrellSmith76) June 26, 2013
The 6-foot-4, 255-pound prospect also holds scholarship offers from Florida Atlantic and Massachusetts. Boston College, Miami (Fla.) and Rutgers were also in the mix.
Virginia Tech now has 12 pledges for 2014. Smith is the program's first pick-up from New Jersey during this recruiting cycle.