Moten commits to Florida

Tuesday night was a good night for the Gators as they received some late recruiting news.

Fort Lauderdale (Fla.) St. Thomas Aquinas defensive tackle Anthony Moten tweeted he had committed to Florida.


Moten has connections to Florida as his cousin Mike Moten played for Florida on their championship team in 1996.

The 6-foot-4, 265-pound Moten choose Florida over Alabama, Florida State, Miami, Notre Dame and South Carolina among others.

Moten is the 8th commitment of the Class of 2014 and the first defensive line prospect to commit.

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Andrew Spivey
Andrew always knew he wanted to be involved with sports in some capacity. He began by coaching high school football for six years before deciding to pursue a career in journalism. While coaching, he was a part of two state semifinal teams in the state of Alabama. Given his past coaching experience, he figured covering recruiting would be a perfect fit. He began his career as an intern for, covering University of Florida football recruiting. After interning with Rivals for six months, he joined the Gator Country family as a recruiting analyst. Andrew enjoys spending his free time on the golf course and watching his beloved Atlanta Braves. Follow him on Twitter at @AndrewSpiveyGC.