Commodores land in-state corner

Three-star cornerback Darrius Sims (Memphis, Tenn./Whitehaven) has given Vanderbilt his commitment, multiple sources report.

The 5-foot-10, 170-pound prospect also received scholarship offers from Arkansas State, Cincinnati, Memphis, Mississippi State, Ole Miss and Western Kentucky. Arkansas, Clemson and Tennessee were among other schools showing interest.

Vanderbilt now has 13 verbals in its nationally ranked 2013 recruiting class.