Class of 2020

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  1. Shadowlight

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    Wow it is surprising the college football yearbooks are dribbling in already. Thanks for the heads up Matt. I only bought one last year which is the most comprehensive, Phil Steele. Two draw backs though. It is the most expensive and it comes out later than the other publications.

    But as we look for the Great White Hope I think the names above at least gives us some hope, albeit a tad miniscule.

    Including the intriguing young Ethan Bonner mentioned above I have seen both the impressive Riley Moss and Johnny Durham in some action last year. We need them to settle into a starting role the sooner the better.

    Andrew Bird is a new name. Fejedelem looked good to me but FS is the next best thing. Parker of Texas Tech? I still haven't figured out what position he played and for some reason every time I turned on a TT game he wasn't on the field. I must have just missed him all year. But he should be out there a lot this season.

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  2. dolphins15

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    White Lightning I appreciate the kind words. I think I would rather be a scout or recruiter though to actually give some of these guys a fair shot. I do enjoy the research and finding these kids Hopefully lurkers will watch and see for their own eyes these kids are getting shafted on by the system.

    Connor O'Toole has picked up some big time offers lately from LSU, Arkansas, Kansas State and Utah!

    Five more guys to watch.

    Ben Bentley- Plays RB for Belfry High School in Kentucky. On only 70 carries he had 873 yards and 21 TD's! Very fast and explosive as evident by his 4.57 40 and 40" vert at the Nike combine! He currently has offers from William & Mary and Morehead State. https://a.hudl.com/profile/4412717/Ben-Bentley

    Braden Walker- Plays RB for River Bluff High School in South Carolina. He has good size and good speed, ran a 4.55 at a shrine combine. Runs really hard and breaks a lot of tackles. He currently has offers from Citadel and Campbell. https://www.hudl.com/profile/4492634/Braden-Walker

    Preston Zachman- Plays a little bit of everything for Southern Columbia High School in Pennsylvania. They were State Champs. Looks like he mainly plays TE but he's 6'2" 205 so at the next level he needs to play another position. His school has a 5 Star at receiver and Zachman doesn't get as much action. But he is an extremely talented athlete with 4.4 speed. He currently has offers from Army, Colgate, Robert Morris, New Hampshire, Fordham, Cornell and Albany. http://www.hudl.com/profile/8049285/Preston-Zachman

    Sage Ennis- Is an athlete for Lincoln High School in Florida. Plays some wildcat QB, TE and receiver. Being recruited as a TE (6'4" 225). Very athletic for his size and can run. He currently has offers from FSU, South Carolina, Miami, West Virginia, Maryland, NC State and many more. https://www.hudl.com/profile/6458117/Sage-Ennis

    Nick DeGennaro- Plays WR for The Hun School in New Jersey. He has really good speed and has run a 10.91 100M. Just runs away from people on the field. He currently has offers from UMASS, Lafayette, Fordham, Bucknell, Richmond, Bryant and Howard. https://www.hudl.com/profile/11524933/Nick-DeGennaro
     
  3. dolphins15

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    Five more to watch.

    Jacob Hackworth- Plays RB for Jefferson Forrest High School in Virginia. Very good athlete with good speed. Has numerous long plays for TD's. He currently has no offers. https://www.hudl.com/profile/7999676/Jacob-Hackworth

    Bruce Garrett- Plays RB for Pleasant Grove High School in Texas. They were State Runner Ups. He rushed for 2,004 yards. He has very good speed and balance and a little power to go with it. He currently has offers from BYU and Illinois State. https://www.hudl.com/profile/5405111/Bruce-garrett

    Jacob Jarrett- Plays WR for Roswell High School in Georgia. A big bodied receiver (6'3" 195) who is very smooth and can run. Can go up and get the ball as well. Very good baseball player too. He currently has offers from Akron, Troy, South Alabama, Buffalo, Dartmouth, Holy Cross, Jacksonville State and Elon. http://www.hudl.com/profile/9356387/Jacob-Jarrett

    Wyatt Wegener- Plays WR/RB for Algona High School in Iowa. Rushed for 792 yards and 13 TD's and caught 39 balls for 979 yards and 12 TD's. Well built kids who is just an all around athlete. Strong and fast. He currently has no offers. https://www.hudl.com/profile/7877392/Wyatt-Wegener

    Ryan Kilburg- Plays DB and WR for Maine South High School in Illinois. Will bring the wood when he tackles and shows athleticism playing WR. He currently has offers from Kansas State, Ball State, Central Michigan, Ohio, Bowling Green, Western Michigan, Air Force, Navy, North Dakota State and other FCS schools. https://www.hudl.com/profile/9089438/Ryan-Kilburg
     
  4. Shadowlight

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    Out of rural Kentucky WR Jackson Hensley is also a stud baseball player with 6.53 speed in the 60 yard dash and legitimate 4.4 speed in the 40. Getting some offers but none of the big boys just yet. 6'2" 190 lbs.
     
  5. Deceptive Speed

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    Found 3 more WR recruits that went under the radar!

    Duke WR commit Nicky Dalmolin 6'4 199 North Forsyth HS in Cummings, GA. Ranked the #151 WR in the nation, and the #86 player in Georgia. His only other offer after Duke, was from App state.

    Oklahoma State WR commit Jay Wilkerson 6'0.5 165 from Heritage HS in Midlothian, TX. The #157 WR in the nation and #123 player overall in Texas. Had 15 offers from the likes of big programs like Kansas, Rutgers, and Colorado St!

    NC State WR commit Stephen Gosnell 6'2 198 out of East Surry HS in Pilot Mountain, NC. Ranked the #172 WR nationally and #36 player in NC. NC St was the biggest school from his 10 offers, with Cincinnati, and Wake Forrest also in the mix.
     
  6. Bucky

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    Excellent! 2 more WRs recently committed in:
    Joey Hobert 5'10 170 to Washington State
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    Kyler Pearson 5'8 150 to Kansas
     
  7. Red raider

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    UMASS picked up a RB commit in Jared Cole, he’s 5’10” 185lbs and could possibly be moved to slot receiver in the future like Andy Isabella.
     
  8. Red raider

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    Just saw that Luke Floriea who was mentioned earlier has been committed to Boston College for about a month. Small slot receiver type, 5’10 170.
     
  9. Leonardfan

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    QB JD Head commits to La Tech
    DE Melle Kreuder commits to Minnesota
    TE Jake Muller commits to Cal
    DE Jake Shipley commits to Oregon
     
  10. Shadowlight

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    Four excellent athletes that I hope Nebraska bites on. They all worked out at a recent Nebraska camp and the buzz on them is only building.

    LB Hayden Hatcher played LB at a small college so he isn't technically a high school 2020 recruit but he ran a blistering 4.47 which is especially impressive given his 6'3" 210 pound size.

    Edge Blaise Gunnerson fits the profile of an old time Nebraska defensive terror. Rangy 6'5" 250 lbs. Would be shocked if he doesn't land with the Cornhuskers.

    S/OLB Issac Gifford is the younger brother of Luke. Has terrific speed (4.51) and all around athleticism. A post above mentioned he has committed to Nebraska but I can't verify that.

    RB Miko Maessner. 100 and 200 meter sprint champ this year so no need to belabor that point. Also has great agility and a near 43 inch vertical. Good grief. Talk about athletic. Think he has been mentioned at CF before.

    These players would look good in a Nebraska uniform. Nebraska has not signed many players from this class yet so odds are good these players will commit there.
     
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