Football

Iowa State picks up second commit of the day in Florida CB

Iowa State picked up their second commitment of the day on Sunday when Florida cornerback OJ Tucker made his pledge to Matt Campbell’s program, a source confirmed to Cyclone Fanatic.

The 6-foot-1, 190-pound three-star from Ocala, Fla. joined Michigan graduate transfer David Dawson in making his commitment.

Tucker is rated as the No. 86 cornerback in the class by 247 Composite. He chose the Cyclones over offers from Maryland, Nebraska, Florida Atlantic, North Carolina and more than 15 other programs.

He took an official visit to Ames over the weekend. Stay tuned to Cyclone Fanatic for more on this story.

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Jared a native of Clarinda, Iowa, started as the Cyclone Fanatic intern in August 2013, primarily working as a videographer until starting on the women’s basketball beat prior to the 2014-15 season. Upon earning his Bachelor’s degree in Journalism and Mass Communication from Iowa State in May 2016, Jared was hired as the site’s full-time staff writer, taking over as the primary day-to-day reporter on football and men’s basketball. He was elevated to the position of managing editor in January 2020. He is a regular contributor on 1460 KXNO in Des Moines and makes regular guest appearances on radio stations across the Midwest. Jared resides in Ankeny with his four-year-old puggle, Lolo.