Tag:Friday Night Lights
Posted on: July 25, 2011 9:39 am
Edited on: July 25, 2011 9:44 am
 

7/25 Recruiting Roundup

Posted by Bryan Fischer

-- Barry Sanders Jr. would be highly recruited even if he didn't have a famous father.

Offensive lineman Will Adams will choose either Georgia Tech, Louisville or Kentucky today.

They're using social media to their advantage in recruiting at UConn.

 Answering a few questions about prospects in Michigan.

 Defensive end Taiwan Johnson is trying to set up a visit to Arkansas.

 Tight end Kent Taylor enjoyed his visit to Florida for Friday Night Lights.

Commitments:

Indiana picked up a pledge from JUCO linebacker Darrius Stroud.

Mississippi State added three commitments from its recent camp.

 C.J. Moore is onboard Virginia's class of 2012.
Posted on: July 23, 2011 2:55 pm
 

7/23 Recruiting Roundup

Posted by Bryan Fischer

- Defensive end Tyriq McCord received an invite to the U.S. Army All-American Bowl.

  Does Michigan have a spot for running back Dennis Norfleet?

 Receiver D’Arthur Cowan made his second trip to Arkansas.

 Ole Miss coach Houston Nutt is focused on recruiting, not what Mississippi State is doing with billboards.

 Florida State commit Marvin Bracy ran a very impressive 10.09 100-meter dash.

 Pretty cool video from Florida's famous summer camp, Friday Night Lights:



Commitments:

Baylor added defensive back Zack Sanchez to their class.

 Offensive tackle Adam Taraschke became Virginia Tech's 23rd commit, which gives the program the most in the nation.

 Wideout Keithon Redding committed to Tennessee.

 Defensive back Antonio Crawford verbally pledged to Georgia Tech.


Posted on: July 19, 2011 7:59 pm
Edited on: July 19, 2011 8:09 pm
 

Maye is number 15 for Florida

Posted by Bryan Fischer

Most years, Florida picks up several commitments during the program's annual 'Friday Night Lights' summer camp, which takes place on July 22nd this year. Melbourne (Fla.) safety Marcus Maye decided he just couldn't wait to be a Gator and made his commitment to the school public on Monday afternoon.

"I have known for a couple of months that Florida was the place for me, but I wanted to get my family to Florida and for them to be there when I made it official," Maye told InsidetheGators.com.

The 6-foot-1, 195-pound defensive back joins fellow safety Rhaheim Ledbetter in Florida's class of 2012, and it appears the two are already figuring out how they'll team up in orange and blue.

"I think me and Ledbetter will be very good in the secondary together," Maye said. "I'm glad to have another great athlete in the secondary with me. I hope to speak with him sometime today so we can get to know each other." 

The Gators are still looking to add several other defensive backs to their class and could end up with more commitments on Friday.
Posted on: July 14, 2011 8:34 am
Edited on: July 14, 2011 8:51 am
 

7/14 Recruiting Roundup

Posted by Bryan Fischer

Virginia Tech's Shane Beamer is on a recruiting tear recently.

Minnesota seems to be targeting one unusual area for recruiting: South Florida.

Seems like more and more Colorado is becoming a destination for Texas recruits.

Florida's Friday Night Lights camp continues to add top talent from all over the region.

Offensive lineman John Theus headlines the list of players at Georgia's Dawg Night camp.

A few top performers from Michigan State's recent camp.

Georgia Tech is looking to add some linemen during their summer camp.

Commitments:

Wide receiver Devonte Robinson committed to West Virginia.

Florida linebacker Jakarri Thomas selected Arkansas yesterday.
 
 
 
 
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