Elite 4-star Virginia LB, top-70 recruit, Shawn Murphy announces college commitment
Alabama just picked up another huge commitment for its 2022 class. Manassas, Virginia linebacker Shawn Murphy announced his pledge to the Crimson Tide live on his Instagram account. Murphy committed to UA over fellow finalists Florida, LSU, Ohio State, and Penn State.
Listed at 6-2, 215 pounds (described as “224 pounds of solid muscle” during his commitment ceremony), Murphy is rated 4-stars, the No. 8 linebacker and No. 66 prospect overall nationally in the class of 2022 on the 247Sports Composite. The Unity Reed student has picked up 45 scholarship offers during his recruitment.
Murphy is commitment No. 12 for Alabama’s 2022 recruiting class. His highlights from his junior season can be viewed below, via Hudl: