Badgers land first commit in 2024 class

Wisconsin has its first commitment in the class of 2024.

Three-star cornerback Austin Alexander (Chicago Heights, Ill.) announced his decision Monday morning, less than a month since receiving his lone scholarship offer.

The 6-foot-1, 165-pound Alexander is listed as the 14th-best player in the state of Illinois and the No. 49 cornerback in the country, according to 247Sports.

Alexander visited Wisconsin for the Illinois game.