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Maka'afi commits to BYU

Peni Maka'afi to BYU (

For Peni Maka'afi, it was never a matter of if, but when. The 5-foot-10.5, 215-pound running back prospect from Northridge High in Layton, Utah just didn't dream that things would happen so quickly. And after a whirlwind week of camping and competing, his dream did come true.

As first reported by Jay Drew of the Salt Lake Tribune Saturday, Maka'afi verbally committed to Bronco Mendenhall and BYU over offers from Utah State and Weber State. Last weekend, Maka'afi attended Utah State's camp and was offered a few days after. Then he went to Boise State's camp. "That was a cool camp, but there were so many teams there," Maka'afi told on Monday. He never... Recommended Stories

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