A closer look: D.J. Gillins

Gillins had verbal offers from Texas Tech, West Virginia and North Carolina along with a number of others along with increased national interest before he went down with a knee injury this season.

Texas Tech added a big piece to the 2014 recruiting class yesterday with the commitment of Sunshine State quarterback D.J. Gillins (Jacksonville, Fla./Eagle's View).

The 6-foot-3, 185-pound Gillins first popped onto the radar of 247Sports late in the 2011 season and more than impressed at the Atlanta Elite 11 and NFTC in the spring.

Here is a look at Gillins from the uber talented event in April.

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