The Virginia football team picking up more verbal commitments for the 2012 recruiting class Saturday, as Pennsylvania quarterback Matt Johns has committed to the Cavaliers.
Johns is a 6-foot-5, 200 pound QB from Central Bucks-South high school, and chose UVA over early interest from Boston College, Penn State, and Pitt.
The Cavaliers also received a commitment from Maurice Canady, a 6-foot 160-pound athlete from Varina high school in Richmond.
The duo now makes nine players committed to Mike London's 2012 class so far.
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