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Man among boys

THT Note: This article was written in November 2006, three months before Marvin Austin committed to the Heels.

But amid all that, Ballou is also home to senior defensive lineman Marvin Austin -- a talent so remarkable that no amount of budget constraints or outdated equipment can stand in his way. The 6-foot-3, 306-pounder, who's rated the nation's No. 1 defensive player and No. 3 overall recruit in the Class of 2007 by RISE, doesn't lift with state-of-the-art weights or receive one-on-one tutelage from specific position coaches like so many other top recruits across the country. (Sports Illustrated)


Recent Football Recruiting Articles:

Weekend Football Recruit Scoreboard

Four-star 2015 defensive lineman Darian Roseboro commits to Michigan

WR Juval Mollette Signs with North Carolina

Ardrey Kell’s Mason Veal has grown into standout player

2014 Fayetteville Observer's Top 50 Recruits: No. 9 Mason Veal


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