IU football gets commitment from 2024 3-star athlete Javier Etheridge

Ohio based wide receiver Javier Etheridge committed to Indiana on Saturday.

The 5-foot-11 and 160-pound athlete announced the decision at a ceremony at his school, Cincinnati Mount Healthy.

Etheridge is a 3-star according to the 247Sports Composite, and the No. 120 overall athlete in the country. He chose the Hoosiers over a top six that also included Penn State, Pittsburgh, West Virginia, Virginia Tech and Wake Forest.

Etheridge played both offense and defense in 2022.  As a wideout he caught 41 passes for 678 yards and scored seven touchdowns. On defense, Etheridge had 50 tackles, four pass break-ups, a forced a fumble and a sack.

The Hoosiers offered Etheridge in March and he visited Bloomington in April for the Spring Football Saturday.

Etheridge projects as a slot receiver for Indiana.

Etheridge is Indiana’s third commit in the 2024 class.  For more on the class GO HERE.

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