Iowa football team adds two players on signing day

IOWA CITY, Iowa - The Iowa football team's 2019 recruiting class continued to grow on national signing day on Wednesday.

Three-star defensive back Daraun McKinney and three-star running back Shadrick Boyd both announced their commitment Iowa and signed letters of intent on Wednesday.

McKinney, a native of River Rouge, Mich., is the third defensive back and 19th overall recruit to commit to the class, joining Illinois native Sebastian Castro and Florida native Dane Belton.

McKinney was previously committed to Northern Illinois and his situation is similar to former Hawkeye Desmond King.

McKinney and King both are from the Detroit area and both were previously committed to schools from the Mid-American Conference before signing with Iowa.

Boyd, a native of Alabaster, Ala., is the second running back and 20th overall recruit to commit to Iowa's 2019 class, joining Georgia native Tyler Goodson.

Wednesday marked the second year of the early signing period for football recruits.

Cedar Falls receiver Logan Wolf is still mulling over his decision between Iowa and Northern Iowa. Wolf is currently committed to play both football and basketball at Northern Iowa.

Iowa’s 2019 recruiting class

Tyler Endres, OL, 6-6, 280, Norwalk, Iowa

Logan Lee, TE, 6-5, 225, Orion, Ill.

Ezra Miller, OL, 6-6, 310, Holstein, Iowa

Noah Fenske, OL, 6-5, 280, New Hampton, Iowa

Jack Campbell, LB, 6-4, 210, Cedar Falls, Iowa

Sebastian Castro, DB, 6-1, 198, Oak Lawn, Ill.

Desmond Hutson, WR, 6-4, 190, Raytown, Mo.

Jestin Jacobs, LB, 6-4, 205, Clayton, Ohio

Jake Karchinksi, DL, 6-5, 245, De Pere, Wis.

Alex Padilla, QB, 6-2, 195, Greenwood Village, Co.

Jalen Hunt, DE, 6-2, 250, Belleville, Mich.

Justin Britt, OL, 6-4, 282, Indianapolis, Ind.

Dane Belton, DB, 6-1, 185, Tampa, Fla.

Tyler Goodson, RB, 5-10, 192, Suwanee, Ga.

Josiah Miamen, TE, 6-4, 225, Dunlap, Ill.

Chris Reames, DE, 6-7, 220, Van Meter, Iowa

Yahweh Jeudy, LB, 6-2, 215, Fort Lauderdale, Fla.

Daraun McKinney, DB, 5-10, 179, River Rouge, Mich.

Shadrick Boyd, RB, 5-10, 210, Alabaster, Ala.

Sam LaPorta, TE, 6-4, 215, Highland, Ill.