According to multiple sources, three-star cornerback Anthony Standifer (Crete, Ill./Crete-Monee) has signed as part of Ole Miss' Class of 2012. He officially visited the Rebels for the weekend of Feb. 24.
Standifer choose the Rebels over Pittsburgh and Vanderbilt. He officially visited the Panthers on Feb. 10 and the Commodores on Feb. 17. The 6-foot, 180-pound senior, who originally committed to Michigan, also made official visits to Notre Dame (Jan. 20) and Boise State (Jan. 27).
Arizona, Colorado State, Northwestern, Minnesota, Syracuse, Bowling Green, Akron, Central Michigan, Cincinnati, Eastern Michigan, Iowa, Kansas, Northern Illinois, Purdue, Toledo, Western Michigan and Wyoming also offered.
He displayed impressive athleticism for a big corner on the combine circuit prior to his junior year. Standifer ran an electronically-timed 4.61 40-yard dash, 4.38 20-yard shuttle and registered a 30.7-inch vertical.
With this addition, Ole Miss has now inked 18 players for 2012.