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Malik Banks Signs With UConn Football

The Huskies added a number of defensive backs in the class of 2018.

Malik Banks was the third player to verbally commit to UConn Football’s 2018 recruiting class. The 6-foot-2 defensive back from Howard High in Wilmington, Delaware announced on June 14th and cancelled a visit to Boston College right before making his commitment.

It’s not surprise to anyone who watched the Huskies this past year that help is needed in the secondary. Big, versatile players like Banks will go a long way to bringing that group up to speed and hopefully solidifying the defense alongside what has looked like a solid offense for the Huskies.

Watch below as Husky great Obi Melifonwu breaks down Banks’ game and what he brings to the table. These scouting reports have been an amazing addition to the school’s signing day coverage.