Chad Folk, an All-American junior college center has told the Deseret News he has committed to play football for the University of Utah next year.

Folk, a 6-foot-1, 285-pounder played for Butte JC in Chico, Calif., where he was the most valuable offensive player in his conference and a first-team JC Gridwire all-American.A native of Kelowna, British Columbia, Folk made visits to Michigan State, Hawaii, Oregon and Oregon State.