Taylor's father, Fred, was an All-American at Florida in the mid-90s.
Kelvin Taylor, who surpassed Emmitt Smith as the all-time leading rusher in the state of Florida this past season with 9,698 yards, said Florida is where he feels best.
"They just have a great program and great coaching staff. I feel so comfortable around their coaching staff," Taylor said. "It's closer to home and they have great tradition."
Gainesville may be closer to the Belle Glade than Tallahasee, but having a RB depth chart of Wilder, Freeman, and Pender likely played a role with his decision. Florida now has 8 commits for the 2013 class...7 in the ESPN 150.