UNIV. OF FLORIDA FOOTBALLRecruits 8th-Grade QB …OFFERS MIDDLE SCHOOLER FULL SCHOLARSHIP

Julian Lewis ain’t even in high school yet … but the Univ. of Florida already knows it wants him on its football team, extending a scholarship offer to the 8th-grade QB on Wednesday.

The middle schooler — who’s not set to graduate from high school until 2026 (!!!) — announced the move on his social media page … and later told 247 Sports that Gators head coach Dan Mullen personally extended the full-ride.

“He told me he watched my film and he likes it a lot and he wants to start recruiting me now,” said Lewis, who added, “[The offer] is unreal.”

Of course, schools recruiting kids who have yet to play a down of varsity football has happened in the past — but it’s extremely rare they get a committable offer THIS early.

Lewis, though, has become known as a bit of a prodigy in the college football recruiting world — lighting up events both in his hometown of Carrollton, GA and nationally.

He’s already 5-foot-11, 175 pounds … and his tape shows he’s got a big arm despite his age.

And, seems other big programs will follow in Florida’s footsteps soon … ’cause the kid’s already being courted by schools like LSU, Alabama, Clemson and Georgia.

Only half a decade until he gets onto campus somewhere … getcha popcorn ready!

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