A'Shawn Robinson, one of the nation's top-rated prep defensive tackles, announced Wednesday that he will play college football at Alabama. Robinson is a 6-foot-5, 304-pound senior at Arlington Heights High School in Fort Worth, Tex. He can be an impact player on the defensive line for Crimson Tide coach Nick Saban.

Robinson de-committed from Texas on Feb. 2. He chose Alabama this afternoon.

Robinson and running back Alvin Kamara of Norcross, Ga. both signed with the Crimson Tide on National College Signing Day 2013 after being undecided.