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Four-star running back recruit Austin Joyner from Marysville-Pilchuck verbally committed on Tuesday to join Washington’s Class of 2015.

“Every time I go down there, it’s like a family environment with the coaches,” Joyner told The Seattle Times Tuesday night. “They are real psyched about me… So why wait?”

Joyner, 5 feet 11 and 186 pounds, ran for 2,038 yards and 22 touchdowns as a sophomore in 2012.

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