LSU picked up its 14th commitment on Saturday with a pledge from Fitzgerald West, a 3-star defensive lineman out of Lafayette, Louisiana (Lafayette Christian Academy).

West shared the news on social media where he said he was 100 percent committed. He is listed at 6-foot-2 and 325 pounds. He is rated the No. 44 player in the state of Louisiana for the class of 2022, according to the 247Sports Composite. He has a reported 12 offers. He picked LSU over SMU, Tulane and Alabama.

Before his commitment, West told Geaux247 what he liked about LSU: “I felt like I could have had that offer since my freshman year, but them seeing me at offense changed their mind after we didn’t have camps last summer. They really liked my camp performance, and the coaches were fighting to get me on each side of the ball. It felt really good, but also humbling knowing that they believe in me and think I can play early if I come in and work.”

Though he’s listed as a defensive tackle, West has reportedly lobbied for the label of “athlete,” which is what college coaches have warmed up to him as after he played both ways as a junior and worked out on both the offensive and defensive lines during camp this past month.

“I can play multiple positions on the line, and I have a lot of versatility either way on both sides,” West said.

Here are his highlights from Hudl:

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