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Old 05-12-2014, 01:10 PM   #281
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Deke Adams has a family connection with Milton that goes pretty far back from what I can remember.
I think I remember reading the same. Still a long way to travel & no one on the team from that immediate area makes it a little tougher for the recruit & the parents.
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I would really like to add Love to compliment a guy like Williams or flip out in the slot. Right now it seems unc has the edge by telling him he's an every down back at about 170lb.
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Old 05-12-2014, 01:42 PM   #283
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I would really like to add Love to compliment a guy like Williams or flip out in the slot. Right now it seems unc has the edge by telling him he's an every down back at about 170lb.
In the ACC he very well could be, unfortunately for us.
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Old 05-12-2014, 01:47 PM   #284
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I would really like to add Love to compliment a guy like Williams or flip out in the slot. Right now it seems unc has the edge by telling him he's an every down back at about 170lb.
if we want love I think we can get him but we havnt been pushing
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if we want love I think we can get him but we havnt been pushing
Understand. USC is recruiting him as an athlete & telling him just that. If he wants to be strictly a RB then I don't think it's a matter of how hard we push.It's more a matter of telling him the truth while knowing it hurts our chances to sign him. (the end result is the same)

Also agree that he is much more likely to be a full time RB at unc than anywhere in the SEC. In fact, TJ Logan is already doing so at about 175lbs
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Old 05-12-2014, 10:28 PM   #286
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So assuming we take 25, here is my extremely early prediction:

QB - Nunez
RB - Williams
WR - Neal, Washington, Bowman, Christian
TE - Markway, Redmond
OL - Palmer, Hatton, Milton, Bailey, McGirt
DL - Blackshear, Jones, Lewis, Sawyer, Key, Wideman (if Prep)
LB - Pittman, Durant
DB - Fields, Hughes, Arnette, Davis

Others that could be included: P. Williams, J. Merrick, A.J. Turner, V. Jefferson, O. Johnson, B. Love, T. Samuel, N. Murray, C. Clark, B. Sandifer, C. Ferrell, A. Caban, R. DeBerry, D. Cain, N. Hines, R. McCloud
I'd say that looks pretty good......top 10.....there's some serious talent in your 25.

Have you seen where Nunez has already starting recruiting players......BAW, Jr.
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From what I understand, Washington is a commitment. I don't know why TBS refuses to put him on their list. He has visited multiple times since his commitment and every interview afterwards he makes it clear that he is committed. If there was any question about it, I think it would've/should've been cleared up by now.

Milton is being recruited as a defensive linemen by most schools but USC likes him on offense.
somebody over at TBS must have an insider that doesn't think Washington is a commit. it is very strange.....also, GCC has our current class at #6, TBS #18.
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How do you all feel about DJ Jones? Word is we are moving up his list rapidly.
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Old 05-12-2014, 11:44 PM   #289
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How do you all feel about DJ Jones? Word is we are moving up his list rapidly.
Pretty confident. His sister goes to USC. Current commit Dante Sawyer is his teammate and they live right next to each other. They both talk about playing together at USC.
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How do you all feel about DJ Jones? Word is we are moving up his list rapidly.
He said he had a good visit there. I listened to the interview he did on one of the local radio stations in Columbia right after his visit here.
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Pretty confident. His sister goes to USC. Current commit Dante Sawyer is his teammate and they live right next to each other. They both talk about playing together at USC.
Didn't know his sister goes to USC. Need to share that on VN...the natives there were feeling good about him.

That's a gamechanger.
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Didn't know his sister goes to USC. Need to share that on VN...the natives there were feeling good about him.

That's a gamechanger.
OMG what are you gonna do?

How will they take this news?

This is serious.
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OMG what are you gonna do?

How will they take this news?

This is serious.
They will upgrade their tried n true recruiting services to lure his sister to k-ville!!
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Old 05-13-2014, 11:20 AM   #294
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Didn't know his sister goes to USC. Need to share that on VN...the natives there were feeling good about him.

That's a gamechanger.
Should I make a moniker "Close2Jones" and pretend to be his handler?
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Should I make a moniker "Close2Jones" and pretend to be his handler?
Both really good ideas.

But, Vols fans are really gonna have to make some fundamental adjustments to the way they follow recruiting after this gamechanger.
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I'd say that looks pretty good......top 10.....there's some serious talent in your 25.

Have you seen where Nunez has already starting recruiting players......BAW, Jr.
Was wondering who would take on that role this year.


I've never really analyzed past recruiting classes this closely but it seems like the Gamecock footprint is getting a little bigger. Probably 90% of our offers are going to out-of-state recruits and it's looking likely that we get players from places like Missouri, Louisiana and NJ.
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Was wondering who would take on that role this year.


I've never really analyzed past recruiting classes this closely but it seems like the Gamecock footprint is getting a little bigger. Probably 90% of our offers are going to out-of-state recruits and it's looking likely that we get players from places like Missouri, Louisiana and NJ.

BAW and Nunez have different personalities from what I have read. Nunez is a quiet guy apparently. I don't think its really a good comparison. But according to the pay sites, he has been reaching out to other players.
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BAW and Nunez have different personalities from what I have read. Nunez is a quite guy apparently. I don't think its really a good comparison. But according to the pay sites, he has been reaching out to other players.
If he is a quite guy, when he does "reach out" it may make more of an impact! Quite leaders can be really efficient and effective!!
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GCC has a headline on social media that we are working a UNC Commitment with a possible flip. Do not have an account with them, but I am hoping it is Veal or Harrison. Could be Andre Smith.
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