May 6, 2016
Kelley had formerly committed to the Oregon Ducks before backing off that pledge Tuesday.
The Chandler, Arizona, native cited the fit between the team’s offensive system and his skill set. Kelley possesses a strong arm while also being deceptively mobile, as his junior-year highlights demonstrate.
Arizona State fans can expect a quarterback similar to former standout Mike Bercovici, who started the last two seasons for the Sun Devils, tossing 30 touchdowns a year ago while rushing for six more.
Devils Digest, Arizona State’s Rivals.com affiliate, noted Kelley’s pledge signals a continuation of strong recruiting momentum for the Sun Devils:
Bleacher Report’s Damon Sayles also commended Arizona State:
Head coach Todd Graham’s squad features little experience in terms of signal-callers, so Kelley could come in and compete for playing time right away in 2017.
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