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Edgewater High School (Florida) running back Cedric Baxter Jr. is one of the nation's top ball-carriers.

In fact, the 6-foot-1, 215-pound running back is the top uncommitted player in the country at his position.

But that is about to change.

On Tuesday, Baxter announced a top four of Florida, Miami, Texas and Texas A&M and set a commitment date for August 10:

As a junior, Baxter rushed for 1,651 yards and 22 touchdowns while averaging 8.3 yards per carry.

Although he has not formally named a leader, Texas is believed to be the favorite to secure Baxter's commitment.

Here's what 247Sports had to say about Baxter in its scouting report:

"A potential workhorse or feature back. The first one off the bus with his 6-foot-1, 215-pound frame. Could eventually push 230 pounds or more once in a college strength program. Played primarily safety and a little wide receiver before settling in as the starting running back at one of Orlando’s top high school programs. Produced right away as a junior averaging just over 8.5 yards per carry while facing stiff competition week in and week out. Owns a bit of an upright running style, but makes it work as he quickly picks a lane and attacks it with a full head of steam. Does a nice job of navigating his way through traffic and will use swift little cuts to get around defenders. More than capable of breaking multiple arms tackles and seems to always be falling forward. Top-end speed a bit of a question mark without much track or testing data, but has shown that he can get to the edge and win his fair share of foot races. Hasn’t seen too many passes come his way on Fridays, but likely to be more than just a checkdown option for quarterbacks given his larger catch radius and ability to shed tackles. Could thrive on swing passes and make a difference in the screen game. Will need to learn how to pass block and chip Power 5 edge players, but has a chance to be a starting running back and impact player one day for a College Football Playoff contender. NFL upside if everything comes together." 

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