Update: Per ESPN:
New [USC] coach Steve Sarkisian landed a verbal commitment from quarterback Ricky Town (Ventura, Calif./St. Bonaventure), the No. 2-rated pocket passer -- and No. 22 overall prospect -- in the ESPN Junior 300 who decommited from Alabama earlier in the day.
Five-star quarterback Ricky Town, from Ventura, CA, de-committed from the Alabama via Twitter today.
Here is what he said:
Ricky Town @RickyTownQB
Today I have de-committed from Alabama. It was an honor to get to know Coach Saban and the Alabama fans. Thank you!
Town is the No. 2 overall rated QB and has been committed to Alabama since Aug. 5th. He has offers from most major schools including Miami, Florida State, Texas, USC, Georgia and Michigan.