Holcombe, a linebacker at Hillcrest High School in Tuscaloosa, “flipped” his verbal from Mississippi State to the Crimson Tide this afternoon upon receiving a scholarship offer.
Keith Holcombe, LB from Hillcrest HS in Tuscaloosa reports that he has switched his commitment from #MissSt to #Alabama.Listed as a three-star prospect per Rivals.com, Holcombe stands 6-foot-4 and tops the scale at 209-pounds.
— Andrew Bone (@AndrewJBone) July 30, 2013
Prior to giving his verbal commitment, Alabama’s 17th pledge in respect to the 2014 signing class, Holcombe’s football and medical story was featured on WBRC FOX 6 in Birmingham.
Check out @scottgriffinsz piece at 9:45 pm on Hillcrest linebacker Keith Holcombe. He's a diabetic who is being looked at by Vandy, MSU, UA.
— Rick Karle (@RickKarle) July 11, 2013