Five-Star James Williams Commits to the University of Miami

2021 All-American James Williams from American Heritage High School.

The University of Miami landed the recruit at the top of this wish list this week. 2021 All-American James Williams (Opa Locka, FL/ American Heritage High School) announced his commitment to the in-state Hurricanes. According to 247Sports Williams is a five-star recruit and the No.1 athlete in the nation. He selected the Hurricanes over the Georgia Bulldogs.

In 2020 Miami signee Donald Chaney Jr. accepted an invite to play in the annual East vs. West matchup.

Only 100 football players receive the honor of putting on the All-American Bowl jersey each year. Each player selected to participate will culminate their high school careers at the All-American Bowl.

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