JUCO running back commits to Iowa State

Add a junior college running back to Iowa State’s recruiting class of 2013. 

That man is Aaron Wimberly, a 5-foot-11, 180-pound runner out of Iowa Western Community College. Wimberly originally hails from South Gwinnett, Georgia. He was a JUCO All-American last year while rushing for 887 yards and 10 touchdowns. 

According to Wimberly’s profile at, he also had an offer from Troy. However, according to a tweet published by Ames Tribune Sports Editor Bobby La Gesse, Wimberly “chose Iowa State over Boise St., Iowa and South Florida.”

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Iowa State’s 2013 recruiting class 

Trevor Hodge, QB, Perris, (Calif.) Citrus Hill
Kamari Syrie, DB, Hurst, (Texas) L.D. Bell
Emmanuel Bibbs, TE, Arizona Western C.C.
Jacob Homa, OL, Brookfield, (Wisc.) Central
Alex Leslie, TE, New Braunfels, (Texas)
Tyler Brown, RB, Lakeland, (Fla.) Lake Gibson
Nigel Tribune, DB, Jacksonville, (Fla.) Raines
D.A. Williams, DB, St. Augustine, (Fla.)
Justin Webster, ATH, Houston, (Texas) Northland Christian
J.D. Waggoner, DE, Dallas, (Texas) Jesuit
Brandon Harris, WR, Cedar Hill, (Texas)
Nick Severs, OL,  Macomb, (Ill.)
Vincent Johnson, OL, Sacramento, (Calif.) Christian Brothers
Joel Lanning, QB, Ankeny, Iowa
Aaron Wimbely, RB, Iowa Western Community College