ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Central Florida has signed running back Cordarrian Richardson, who had committed to Maryland on signing day with a video of him sending a camera into space on a weather balloon.

Richardson was a surprising addition to Maryland’s class when he picked the Terrapins over Michigan State, Mississippi and Oklahoma in his video produced by Bleacher Report. Or so it seemed.

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On Thursday, UCF coach Scott Frost announced on his Twitter account that Richardson had signed with the Knights .

“Welcome to the family, Cordarrian,” the tweet read, with the hashtag #OTownBound17.

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Richardson, from Memphis, Tennessee, is not listed among Maryland’s official list of signees.


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