ATHENS - West Laurens linebacker Johnny O'Neal committed to Georgia on Saturday, according to various recruiting outlets.
The junior from Dublin becomes the ninth commitment for Georgia's 2013 class, and the first linebacker.
O'Neal also had offers from Alabama, Auburn, Florida, Florida State, South Carolina and Georgia Tech, among others. He is rated as a three-star prospect according to 247sports.com.
O'Neal earned all-state and All-Middle Georgia honors as a junior.
Georgia's 2013 class so far at a glance:
ATH Derrick Henry, Yulee, Fla. ..... 5 stars
CB Steven Nelson, College of the Sequoias (Calif.) ..... 4 stars
S Tray Matthews, Newnan ..... 4 stars
QB Brice Ramsey, Kingsland ..... 4 stars
WR-DB Tramel Terry, Goose Creek, S.C. ..... 4 stars
CB Shaq Wiggins, Tyrone ..... 4 stars
DT DeAndre Johnson, Newnan ..... 3 stars
DL Chris Mayes, Mississippi Gulf Coast CC ..... 3 stars
LB Johnny O'Neal, Dublin ..... 3 stars