Colorado football coaches received a commitment from running back Terrence Crowder of Galena Park High School in Galena Park, Texas.

Rivals.com reported Crowder committed on Monday, choosing the Buffs over North Texas, Texas San Antonio and Louisiana Lafayette.

Crowder, a 5-foot-10, 212-pound back ran for more than 1,300 yards and 15 touchdowns as a junior last fall. He is the fourth player to verbally commit to CU in the 2012 recruiting cycle.