gave his verbal commitment to the Cincinnati
Bearcats late Tuesday night.
Crockett has a 4.55 40-yard dash and is rated as the No. 41 running back prospect in his class according to Scout.com and had 1,100 rushing yards and 15 touchdowns as a junior for Edison-Friendship Public Charter School in D.C.
Crockett chose UC over Michigan, Georgia Tech, Michigan State, New Mexico, North Carolina State, Temple, West Virginia and Rutgers, all who had offered him a scholarship.
Crockett makes the 11th verbal for the Bearcats in the 2011 class and is the first running back.
Cincinnati received its first running back commitment for the class of 2011 in the form of a Washington, D.C. speedster.