Who is Markell Boston?

Alabama is hosting a group of well known names in the college football recruiting world this weekend, save for one. Markell Boston committed to ECU less than a week ago, and now he's on Alabama's campus as a coveted safety prospect with a high ceiling. Get inside for the story behind his late rise from his coach and the prospect himself.

Alabama is hosting some big names this weekend like five-stars Marlon Humphrey, commitment Dominick Jackson as well as noted pledges O.J. Smith and Johnny Dwight among several others in Tuscaloosa for official visits.

Then there's Markell Boston.

The late-rising three-star wide receiver projection from Georgia that committed to East Carolina University less than a week ago. Armed with the choice between a half-dozen offers. Alabama assistant Kirby Smart stopped by his school on Thursday, which Boston says was the first contact he'd received from the Crimson Tide, and the rest could be history.

Learn plenty more on the emerger from both he and his coach within the premium member forum, or via the large link below.

 

The background on Boston