Justin Ferguson commits to Irish

Updated: May 2, 2011, 10:18 PM ET
By Scott Powers | ESPNChicago.com

Class of 2012 ESPNU 150 Watch List wide receiver Justin Ferguson has committed to Notre Dame, according to ESPN Recruiting.

Ferguson, who is 6-foot-1 and 205 pounds, chose the Irish over Florida, Florida State, Miami, and Wisconsin among others.

Ferguson caught 44 passes for 953 yards and 12 touchdowns as a junior at Flanagan High School in Pembroke Pines, Fla.

Ferguson is Notre Dame's sixth Class of 2012 recruit.

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Scott Powers is a general reporter for ESPNChicago.com. He is an award-winning journalist and has been reporting on preps, colleges and pros for publications throughout the Midwest since 1997.