LAFAYETTE, Ind. (WLFI) - Lafayette Jeff senior Matt Johnson verbally committed to play football at Ball State in 2014. Johnson announced the news via his twitter account on Monday.
"It's great to be a Cardinal," said Johnson. " I'm ready to join the great family over there."
Johnson joins current Broncho teammate Darian Green, who has also committed to play football for the Cardinals' program.
Johnson also said via his twitter account that he plans on playing defensive back at Ball State. He currently plays the quarterback position for the Bronchos.
During Johnson's junior season at quarterback, he rushed for 633 yards and eight touchdowns. He also passed for 794 yards and six touchdowns.
Johnson recently won a state title in the 100 meter dash. He also claimed a state championship in the 400 meter relay with his teammates Darian Green, Lucas Wallace, and Carl McQuay.
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