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State Of Utah’s Number One Wide Receiver Devin Downing Signs With BYU

American Fork's Devin Downing (15) misses catching the ball during the game against Bingham at Bingham High School in South Jordan on Friday, Oct. 12, 2018.

PROVO, Utah – Signing Day is upon us and the BYU Cougars are looking to finish strong with a solid class that continues to show progress in Kalani Sitake’s program. BYU received a letter of intent from the state of Utah’s top wide receiver in Devin Downing at American Fork High School.

Signee: Devin Downing

Height, Weight: 6-2, 175-pounds

Position: Wide Receiver

Hometown: American Fork, Utah

School: American Fork High School

Commitment Date: 6/16/2019

Enrollment: 2022 after serving a mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints

Offers/Interest: Arizona State

247Sports Composite Star Ranking: Three-star recruit

247Sports State of Utah Ranking: No. 15

Downing is ranked as the number one wide receiver in the state of Utah according to 247Sports. The second consecutive year BYU has signed a wide receiver from American Fork High School. Last year, the Cougars signed Chase Roberts an Under Armour All-American. Downing garnered interest from Arizona State and a handful of other Pac-12 programs but was always committed to BYU.

Mitch Harper is a BYU Insider for and host of the Cougar Tracks Podcast (SUBSCRIBE) and Cougar Sports Saturday (Saturday from 12-3 pm) on KSL Newsradio. Follow him on Twitter: @Mitch_Harper.