Deondre Buford, a senior offensive tackle from Michigan, committed to the University of Kentucky football team on Monday.
Buford, a four-star prospect and a top-300 recruit according to 247Sports, picked UK over Missouri and Pittsburgh, his other two finalists. Auburn and Purdue were among the other schools that offered the 6-foot-4, 273-pound prospect. Rivals rates Buford as a three-star prospect and the 70th-best player at his position.
Buford plays for Martin Luther King, the defending state champion in Michigan’s Division 3 classification. The school has won three state titles in the previous four years.
— Jared Purcell (@JaredPurcellDET) August 19, 2019