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Auburn Lands Commitment From 4-Star OT Austin Troxell

One of Alabama's top offensive linemen has committed to play for the Auburn Tigers. Austin Troxell, a four-star tackle out of Madison Academy, made his decision during a campus visit this afternoon, according to multiple reports.

">@austintroxell33) has verbally committed to Auburn today during his campus visit. #MGMAuburn

— Matthew Stevens (@matthewcstevens)

4-star OT Austin Troxell (@austintroxell33) has verbally committed to Auburn today during his campus visit. #MGMAuburn

— Matthew Stevens (@matthewcstevens) June 18, 2016

">June 18, 2016

">June 18, 2016

Troxell's decision comes after two trips to campus this month, solidifying his choice between the Tigers and rival Alabama. AL.com spoke to Troxell about his choice.

"I have committed to the University of Auburn, so I'm ready," Troxell said. "I'm ready to start my journey and be an Auburn Tiger... It's a burden lifted off my shoulders. I finally got my decision made. No looking back now. It's 100 percent Auburn now so I'm ready."

Troxell is yet to tweet about the decision himself, but has retweeted a few of his future teammates that have offered him congratulations.

Players react on Twitter to Austin Troxell commitment.

Troxell is Auburn's ninth commit, and fifth blue-chip player.

[AL.com]

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