St. Xavier football player Charles Walker committed to Kentucky on Monday as a preferred walk-on for the Class of 2014.
Listed as a running back and wide receiver, Walker ran 115 times for 822 yards and a team-high 10 touchdowns in nine games for the Tigers in 2013. He also caught 29 passes for 248 yards and three more scores.
Walker, a 5-foot-10, 187-pound prospect, had recently picked up a scholarship offer from Western Kentucky.
UK also has preferred walk-on commitments from Harlan County’s Carson Whitehead and Betsy Layne’s Blake Spencer.
— Charles Walker (@cp_walker16) February 3, 2014