6’6, 285 lbs 3-Star Defensive End Michael Boykin from Carrollton, GA (Carrollton HS) has officially signed with the Louisville Cardinals. Boykin played most recently at Gulf Coast CC in Panama City, FL and signed with the Cards out of high school. Boykin is a 3-star DE and was the 20th officially recived letter from the University of Louisville today. Michael chose UofL over offers from Alabama, Arizona State, Arkansas, Auburn, Georgia, Kentucky, LSU, Mississippi State, Oklahoma, Ole Miss, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas A&M, USC (So Cal), Vanderbilt, Florida, Illinois, Maryland and Syracuse among others.
A main goal for this recruiting class was to sign GREAT DEFENSIVE LINEMEN! Mike Boykin from Carrollton, Georgia is a BIG PART of this! @1_goat46 has a HUGE upside and I am excited to watch him flourish at the #VILLE!#RingTheBell #TheFutureIsBright #BirdGang18 #ULNSD18 pic.twitter.com/3GBckjloQb
— Bobby Petrino (@CoachPetrinoUL) December 20, 2017