Tar Heel Times
Your comprehensive source for Tar Heel sports news

North Carolina recruits sticking with school for now despite Davis firing


In the hours following the firing of North Carolina football coach Butch Davis, there wasn’t a lot of fallout among the 12 current Tar Heels recruits. Not surprisingly though, there was a lot of disappointment. Arguably the most outspoken of the five recruits reached by Sporting News on Wednesday was Episcopal (Jacksonville, Fla.) linebacker Shakeel Rashad, who has been a North Carolina commitment since early February. He is one of the school’s top three current recruits. “Coach Davis was great,” Rashad told Sporting News. “I really enjoyed every visit up there and meeting with him. I feel like I have a home with Carolina, and I’m sad to see him go. But Carolina is still my No. 1 choice." (Sporting News)


Share: Facebook | Twitter | Email

Related: | |

Recent Football Recruiting News:

UNC in top five for QB Jawon Pass

2016 QB Chazz Surratt commits to Duke

2016 QB Chazz Surratt to make college commitment on Tuesday

2016 RB Robert Washington sets decision date and time

Keion Joyner Blog: Visits, relationships with coaches and more


© 2005-2015 Tar Heel Times | Contact | Privacy Policy | Site Map | RSS | Did UNC Win?

Tar Heel Times is an unofficial resource for UNC fans and is not affiliated with the University of North Carolina.