Pitt received a verbal commitment today from safety Carl Fleming of Reisterstown (Md.) Franklin High School, while he was visiting their training camp on the South Side.
The 6-foot-1, 198-pound Fleming, who rushed for 1,099 yards and 15 touchdowns and had six interceptions and 50 tackles, chose the Panthers over scholarship offers from Buffalo, Connecticut, Delaware and Eastern Michigan.
He also was receiving interest from Maryland and Rutgers.
Fleming is Pitt’s eighth recruit from the lass of 2009.