Horton is the 10th commitment for WKU for the 2015 signing class. All 10 hail from the state of Kentucky.
A 6-foot-4, 255-pound defensive end at DuPont Manual in Louisville, Horton made 55 tackles and recovered six fumbles as a junior in 2013 for a DMHS team that finished 9-3. He is not ranked by any major recruiting site.
Horton joins tight end Tyler Jefferson (Doss), linebacker DeVon Quincy (Lafayette), wide receiver Dontavion Jackson (Lafayette), running back Marquez Trigg (Glasgow), defensive linemen Bryant Pirtle (DeSales), Heath Wiggins (Graves County) and Nick Coffey (Russell County), offensive lineman Cullen Reynolds (Madisonville-North Hopkins) and defensive back Aldwin Jackson (Seneca) as WKU commits for the 2015 class.