Syracuse secures 2 more juco commitments for class of 2013

first_img Facebook Twitter Google+ Darius Kelly, a defensive back from Pima Community College in Tucson, Ariz., gave a verbal commitment to Syracuse on Thursday.The 5-foot-11, 190-lb. safety committed to Marshall last week, but changed his mind when Syracuse made its offer, reported.Josh Kirkland from Butler Community College in Kansas also committed to Syracuse on Thursday, according to 6-foot-3, 207-lb. Kirkland pledged to play for the Orange during an in-home visit from head coach Doug Marrone, according to ESPN.comKirkland played at Butler, which finished its 2012 season 11-1, for two years. This past season, he finished with 66 tackles and six sacks. He averaged 5.5 tackles per game.AdvertisementThis is placeholder gave Kirkland two stars.Kelly and Kirkland are the third and fourth juco players to commit to Syracuse in the last week, joining offensive lineman John Miller and defensive end Trevon Trejo.The Orange now has a total of 12 commits in the class of 2013. Comments Published on December 14, 2012 at 4:22 pm Contact Chris: [email protected] | @chris_isemanlast_img

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