RECRUITING
COLLEGE FOOTBALL
Blue Chip Diaries
Top 100 Prospects
Insider Database




Message Board
M COLLEGE BBALL
Top 100 Prospects


ESPN Database
Message Board
SPORT SECTIONS
Monday, April 28
 
Penn State to receive O-Line boost

By Bill Hodge
CollegeSports.com

Penn State has pledges from Class 2004 offensive linemen Greg Harrison of Shenandoah-Shenandoah Valley, Pa., and Wyatt Bowman of Mechanicsburg-Cumberland Valley, Pa.

Florida pledged Class 2004 defensive lineman Jeremy Mincy of Statesboro, Ga/Butler County CC, Kan.

The Texas Longhorns have added punter/kicker Greg Johnson of Lilburn-Parkview, Ga., who will transfer from Vanderbilt and redshirt 2003. Johnson, who averaged 43.8 yards on punts as a freshman, also considered Ohio State, Texas A&M and Kansas State.

Arizona State has won an appeal to the NCAA concerning the validity of a letter-of-intent from touted defensive back Chijioke Onyenegecha of CC of San Francisco. Onyenegecha's letter was questioned when it was learned that his junior college coach had signed as his guardian, a title he does not have legally, on advice ASU received from the Pac-10. A national letter requires a living parent's signature. Onyenegecha's mother is deceased and his father's whereabouts were unknown in Nigeria. Onyenegecha had hoped to switch to Oklahoma and a counter appeal may be filed. If the letter is upheld again he could still enroll at Oklahoma and sit out a season.

Rutgers has pledges from linebacker Mike Ziarnowski of Sommerville-Immaculata, NJ; and receiver Anthony Miller of Edison-JP Stevens, NJ.

TCU has a commitment from Class 2004 offensive lineman Robert Clark of Weatherford, Tex.

Class 2004 Football

Search the early lists of Class 2004 for over 1700 Prospects/Commitments.
Defense: linemen, linebackers and backs.
Offense: linemen, receivers, tight ends, running backs and quarterbacks.

Search Verbals/Conferences: Texas leads with 11. Texas A&M has 8.
N.D./Big Ten: ND, Ill, Ind, Iowa, Mich, Mich St, Minn, NW, Ohio St, Penn St, Purdue, Wis.


Big 12: Baylor, Colo, Iowa St, Kan, Kan St, Mo, Neb, Okla, Okla St, Tex, Tex A&M, Tex Tech.


SEC: Ala, Ark, Aub, Fla, Ga, Kty, LSU, Miss, Miss St, SoCarol, Tenn, Van.


ACC: Clemson, Duke, FSU, GT, Md, NC, NC State, Va, WF.


Big East: BC, Miami, Pitt, Rutgers, Syr, Temple, VT, WVa.


Pac-10: Arizona, ASU, Cal, Oregon, Ore State, Stan, USC, UCLA, Wash, Wash State.

"Recruiting Power States": Florida, California, Texas, Pa, Ohio.
"Big Ten States": Illinois , Indiana, Iowa, Pa, Ohio, Mich, Minn, Wis.
"Big 12 States": Okla, Missouri , Iowa, Neb, Kansas, Colo, Texas.
"SEC States": Florida, Tenn, SoCarol, Kty, Georgia, Ala, Ark, Miss, La.
"ACC States": Florida, NoCarol, SoCarol, Georgia, Maryland , Virginia .
"Pac-10 States": California, Arizona, Oregon, Washington.
"Big East States":
Florida, Pa, New Jersey, New York, Mass, Va, WVa.
Football Signing Day: Feb. 4.

Class 2003 Football

Check 2595 signings: Schools By Conference. The early football signing period for mid-year qualifiers was Dec. 18-Jan 15 and the spring period is Feb. 5-Apr. 1. Search the list of Prospects/Top 150 Prospects/Commitments/Signings.

LSU, Florida and Southern California led the Final 2003 Top Classes. Other outstanding classes included Oklahoma, Notre Dame, Miami-Florida, Michigan, Texas, Georgia, North Carolina State, Texas A&M, Tennessee and South Carolina.

Football Commitments/Signings:
OCSN: Main Recruiting Page.
Class 2004: Database.
Class 2003: Database/Top Prospects/Conference.
Class 2002: Database/Top Prospects/Conference/Top Classes.
Class 2001: Database/Top Prospects/Conference/Top Classes.
Class 2000: Database/Top Prospects/Top Classes.
Class 1999: Database/Top Prospects/Top Classes.
Class 1998: Database.
Class 1997: Database.

Bill Hodge is the executive editor and director of recruiting coverage at CollegeSports.com. For daily columns on prospects, commitments and signings, plus databases, go to CollegeSports.com's Recruiting Page.




 ESPN Tools
Email story
 
Most sent
 
Print story
 
Daily email