CHARLESTON, W.Va. -- The Marshall football team picked up a pair of verbal commitments for the Class of 2015 from the same high school on Tuesday night. Miami (Fla.) Central High teammates Fermin Silva and Marquis Couch both announced their commitments on Twitter.
Silva is a 6-foot-1, 215-pound defensive end rated three stars by 247Sports.com with offers from Appalachian State and South Florida. Couch is a 6-foot, 210-pound linebacker. Miami Central is the high school that gave the Herd quarterback Rakeem Cato, receiver Tommy Shuler and defensive back Donaldven Manning.
Verbal commitments are non-binding. High school football players can sign letters of intent for the 2015 class on Wednesday, Feb. 4, 2015.