Ratu Mafileo spent the 2015 season playing football for the College of San Mateo (Calif.), but he’s now headed to the SEC.
The junior college prospect from Hawaii will spend his Saturdays this season competing for Texas A&M after he committing to the Aggies late Sunday night on Twitter.
— Ratu Mafileo (@RatuMafileo90) May 23, 2016
Mafileo totaled 34 tackles last season, according to 247Sports. The Dallas Morning News’ EJ Holland reports that Mafileo was believed to be leaning toward Oregon coming out of high school, but did not qualify. He redshirted in 2014, and will have three years of eligibility remaining.