Pitt has added four early enrollee freshmen and an incoming transfer for the spring semester, coach Paul Chryst announced Wednesday.
Here are the new additions:
Quarterback Tra'Von Chapman
Defensive lineman Tyrique Jarrett
Tight end Scott Orndoff
Defensive lineman Shakir Soto
Receiver Dontez Ford, transfer from Syracuse
Chapman, Orndoff and Soto each earned their high school degrees in December, while Jarrett spent the fall term at Milford Academy. All four are rated three-star prospects by ESPN.com. Each of the mid-year enrollees will be eligible for spring practice. The remainder of the Panthers’ 2013 recruiting class will sign their letters of intent on Feb. 6.
Check here for more complete biographical sketches on the new players.