Running Back, Class of 2020
Maury High School, Norfolk, VA
Virginia Tech picked up a verbal commitment from 2020 running back CJ Beasley on Friday afternoon. He is the fourth verbal commitment of the 2020 class, joining quarterback Noah Kim, wide receiver Jalin Hyatt and athlete Tyreem Powell.
Beasley is a 5-9, 170 pound running back from Maury High School in Norfolk, where he had a big season as a junior in 2018.
Rushing: 148 carries, 1,778 yards, 19 TDs
Receiving: 18 catches, 424 yards, 4 TDs
In 166 total touches on offense, Beasley averaged 13.3 yards per touch.
247: 3-star, No. 86 RB, No. 28 player in VA
Rivals: 3-star, No. 24 player in VA
Beasley selected the Hokies over his other two finalists – Pitt and Tennessee.