The No. 2 running back in the country for the 2018 class has made a commitment.

On Thursday, five-star recruit Lorenzo Lingard (6-foot-0, 180 pounds, Orange City, Fla.) spurned several powerhouses when he announced a pledge to Mark Richt and Miami.

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According to 247Sports, Florida State had the next best odds at landing the five-star running back.

This is another huge get for Richt in what is now his second full recruiting cycle with the Hurricanes. Miami has gotten off to a hot start on the 2018 recruiting trail, and adding another five-star will only solidify the foundation of what should be a great class.

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Bo was born in Atlanta, GA, and has always been a savvy sports follower. He attended Georgia Tech and has previously worked with ESPN TrueHoop, HawksHoop, and the Georgia Tech Newsroom. He covers national college football for FanBuzz.
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