|Wednesday, July 23
Highly regarded backs select FSU, Pitt
By Bill Hodge
Class 2004 running back Jamaal Edwards, a Top 150 prospect from Greensboro-Dudley, NC., has committed to Florida State over North Carolina, Clemson, Florida, Miami-Florida, Virginia and Tennessee, among many others. He rushed for 2387 yards and 31 touchdowns as a junior.
Top 150 running back/defensive back Andrew Johnson, a Class 2004 prospect from Pittsburgh-North Hills, Pa., has chosen Pittsburgh over Ohio State. Among other offers were Iowa, Wisconsin, Virginia Tech and UCLA.
The LSU Tigers have pledged Class 2004 defensive lineman Claude Wroten of Bastrop, La/Mississippi Delta CC, Miss., over Florida State, Florida, Miami-Florida, Tennessee, Texaa A&M and Mississippi State, among many others.
Class 2004 Football
Search the early lists of Class 2004 for over 2400 Prospects/Commitments/Top 150 Prospects/Conferences.
Check out the early lists:
"Recruiting Power States":Florida, California a>, 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 a>, Arizona, Oregon, Washington a>.
"Big East States": Florida, Pa, New Jersey, New York, Mass, Va, WVa.
Football Signing Day: Feb. 4.
Class 2003 Football
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.
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.