By LARRY VAUGHT
Travis Tisdale, a four-star running back by ESPN, is the newest member of Kentucky’s 2019 recruiting class.
The 5-9, 160-pound Tisdale verbally committed on Twitter Monday to Kentucky. He had offers from LSU, Penn State, USC, West Virginia, Iowa State, Mississippi and many others.
ESPN ranks him as the 16th-best running back in the country and 256th best player overall. Rivals.com has him as the 40th best all-purpose back in the country and ranks him as a three-star player.
He’s from Valdosta, Ga., and is the first running back in Kentucky’s growing 2019 recruiting class.