The Air Force Academy has struck gold again in Knoxville.
The Falcons have gained the commitment of Knoxville West linebacker Noah Hoxie on Monday night.
Hoxie (6-3, 225 ) becomes the sixth commitment for Air Force in the class of 2015 and will join Maryville quarterback Tyler Vaught as instate commitments for the Falcons.
He joins West teammate Nathan Cottrell (Georgia Tech) as Division I commitments.
“It is just the best of both worlds, academics and good football,” Hoxie said.
Hoxie chose the Falcons over offers from
Army, Yale, Princeton, Davidson, Kentucky Christian and Tusculum.
He is the 35th commitment in the Volunteer State in the class of 2015 joining Giles County defensive back Cameron Ordway (Ole Miss), Independence running back Dom Childress (Navy), Maryville quarterback Tyler Vaught (Air Force), Ridgeway tight end Marquette Murdoch (SE Missouri State), Nashville Christian offensive lineman Alex Givens (Ole Miss), MUS offensive lineman Drew Richmond (Ole Miss), Hillsboro quarterback Michael Hughes (Tennessee State), Ravenwood wide receiver Van Jefferson, Whitehaven linebacker Joshua McMillon (Alabama), East Literature athlete Lennox McAfee (Wofford), Ensworth defensive back Rico McGraw (Alabama), Centennial wide receiver Emanuel Hall (Missouri), Father Ryan safety Andrew Rector (Wake Forest), Knoxville Webb Linebacker Brant Mitchell (Georgia Tech), Southwind defensive end John McDougle (Memphis), MUS defensive end Peyton Jones (Memphis), Oakland linebacker Josh Smith (Vanderbilt), Franklin kicker/punter Corey Fatony (Missouri), Oakland tight end Kyle Oliver (Tennessee), Notre Dame Athlete Kareem Orr (Louisville), South Doyle running back Joc Bruce (Tennessee), Columbia tight end Jackson Harris (Georgia), Knoxville West running back Nathan Cottrell (Georgia Tech), Baylor quarterback Nick Tiano (Mississippi State), Memphis Central Athlete Deddrick Thomas (Mississippi State), Signal Mountain offensive lineman Harrison Moon (Mississippi State), Ridgeway defensive tackle Elontae Bateman (Arkansas State), Ridgeway running back Earl Harrison (Arkansas State), Melrose Safety Tony Pollard (Memphis), Blackman Athlete Jauan Jennings (Tennessee), Nashville Overton defensive back Ugo Amandi (Ole Miss), Ensworth defensive back Donovan Sheffield (Vanderbilt), Oakland offensive lineman Jack Jones (Tennessee), Maryville defensive end Dylan Jackson (Tennessee), and Coalfield offensive lineman Zack Stewart (Tennessee).
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