Former Kapolei quarterback Taulia Tagovailoa, who prepped at Thompson Academy this past season as a junior, has committed to join his older brother, Tua, at Alabama.
Taulia announced his commitment Saturday to CBS 42’s Simone Eli, who posted this video on Twitter.
#BREAKING: Thompson HS quarterback Taulia Tagovailoa (@tauliaa12), younger brother of #Alabama QB Tua Tagovailoa, has committed to play for the Tide! #RollTide @WARRIORNATION20 @coachmarkf @Tuaamann_ @AL7AFootball @AndrewJBone @TideSports #ALpreps pic.twitter.com/VIRV3FLNub
— Simone Eli (@SimoneEli_TV) April 21, 2018
Alabama held its A-Day spring game on Saturday. Tua Tagovailoa did not play due to injury. Junior Jalen Hurts, who is competing with Tua for the starting job, was 19-for-37 for 195 yards and no touchdowns with one interception.
Mac Jones, the third-string quarterback, finished 23-for-35 for 289 yards with two touchdowns and one interception.