ESPN is reporting that wide receiver Malik Mitchell out of Milton High School in Georgia has verbally committed to Northern Illinois.
Mitchell is a three-star recruit according to ESPN's recruiting rankings and would become the Huskies' highest-rated recruit in the Class of 2013.
Scout.com lists Mitchell as 6-3, 185 pounds. He also had offers from Toledo and Western Michigan.
The Milton High School football Twitter account (@MHSsince1921) sent out this tweet: "Big congrats to Malik Mitchell on his commitment to Northern Illinois! A great program is getting a great kid & player! #EaglePride"