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5-star quarterback David Cornwell commits to Alabama

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Five-star quarterback prospect David Cornwell committed to the University of Alabama Friday. (@DavidCornwell5/Twitter) Five-star quarterback prospect David Cornwell committed to the University of Alabama Friday. (@DavidCornwell5/Twitter)

Alabama landed one of the top quarterback recruits in the nation on Friday.

Five-star prospect David Cornwell announced on Twitter that he had committed to the Crimson Tide.

"Officially committed to the University of Alabama! Roll Tide!"

Cornwell is the top pro-style quarterback recruit in the country according to 247Sports and ESPN. He threw for 2,742 yards and 27 touchdowns as a junior at Norman (OK) North high school. Cornwell also rushed for 755 yards and six touchdowns.

Cornwell chose Alabama over offers from Auburn, Virginia Tech and Tennessee.