|Wednesday, December 31
Burks gives Rebels reason to yell
By Bill Hodge
Kentucky has pledged defensive back Trevard Lindley of Hiram, Ga., over North Carolina, Georgia Tech, Southern Mississippi, Cincinnati, Louisville and Marshall; and quarterback/athlete Ben McGrath of Cincinnati-Moeller, Ohio.
BYU has pledged receivers Joe Griffin of Grossmont CC, Cal; and Travis Brown of Phoenix-Maryvale, Ariz/Oregon State/Dixie State CC, Utah. The Cougars recently signed junior college receivers Todd Watkins, one of the nation's best from LaMesa-Helix, Cal/Grossmont CC, Cal; and Riley Weber of Glendale CC, Ariz. BYU also gained a verbal from defensive back Greg Lovely of San Jose-Gunderson, Cal/Foothill CC, Cal.
*LSU leads the 2004 Top Recruiting Classes. Other top programs making an early charge are Southern California, Texas, Miami-Florida, Michigan, Oklahoma, Ohio State, Penn State, Georgia and Maryland.
*Search the early list of over 3200 Prospects, Commitments and Signings for your favorite Schools and Conferences. Football Signing Periods: Midyear JC/Prep Transfers (Dec. 17-Jan. 15) and Regular (Feb. 4-Apr. 1).
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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.