King Mwikuta, Alabama LB transfer, announces new program
King Mwikuta, a former Alabama linebacker who entered the transfer portal, has announced his new program. He’s headed to Arkansas State.
Mwikuta is a former 4-star recruit who was part of the Crimson Tide’s 2019 recruiting class and was listed as an outside linebacker for the Crimson Tide. He’s 6-foot-5 and 238 pounds and from West Point, Georgia (Troup County).
This past season, Mwikuta appeared in 14 games primarily on special teams. He made one tackle. Last season, he appeared in 11 games, and in 2019, he appeared in 10 games.
Here’s his bio coming out of high school at Alabama.
Unanimous four-star selection by the major recruiting services … listed as the No. 8 weakside defensive end by 247Sports and the No. 9 prospect at his position on the 247Composite … 247Sports ranked him as the No. 16 player in the state of Georgia and No. 143 on the Top247 list … ranked the No. 13 weakside defensive end and the No. 25 player in Georgia by Rivals.com … listed at No. 227 on the Rivals250 … the No. 160 prospect on the ESPN300 … listed as the No. 19 defensive end and No. 18 player in the state of Georgia by ESPN.com … PrepStar’s No. 9 linebacker and the No. 24 player in Georgia … selected to play in the Under Armour All-America Game … coached by Tanner Glisson at Troup County High School in West Point, Ga. … chose Alabama over Auburn, Florida, Florida State and Georgia.
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