Largo (Fla.) High School outside linebacker Frankie Hernandez became the latest verbal commitment to Marshall University, making that announcement via his Twitter feed.
Hernandez, a 6-foot-2, 203-pound prospect, is rated three stars by Rivals, Scout and ESPN and two stars by 247Sports. He had been a verbal commitment to the University of South Florida.
Hernandez also had offers from Indiana, Iowa State, Kentucky and Middle Tennessee. Verbal commitments are nonbinding, and become official beginning on National Signing Day, Wednesday, Feb. 5, 2014.
He is Marshall's 12th overall verbal for 2014 and the third from Florida.