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DT Demetri McGill looks to set up UNC visit

McGill said he has offers from East Carolina, North Carolina, Old Dominion and Temple. He wants to visit ECU soon and hopes to set up an official to UNC on the 25th. “Everything should fall into place there,” he said. “I’ve just accepted [Maryland’s decision]. I’ll find somewhere else to go.” (Baltimore Sun)

5-star DE Carl Lawson still committed to Auburn, looking at Ole Miss, Clemson, UNC

Aside from Auburn, Lawson is also looking at Ole Miss, Clemson and North Carolina. He plans to set official visits with the Rebels, Tigers and Tar Heels after this week. "Ole Miss has a great staff," Lawson said. "Clemson is a great school. North Carolina is a great academic school. They have a great staff." (SB Nation)

DB Korrin Wiggins will be Signing Day decision

DB Korrin Wiggins of Durham made his official visit to Clemson over the weekend and told his coach this morning everything went well. "He really enjoyed it," Anthony King said. "He enjoyed meeting everybody, the guys on the team, the older guys who played there and the coaching staff. He liked what they had to offer as a university." (Palmetto Sports)

Four UNC Football Commitments In Final Top247 Rankings

Four UNC football commitments and two remaining targets have made the final cut for the Top247 national prospect rankings. Headlining the selections is Mentor (Ohio) high four-star quarterback Mitch Trubisky, an early enrollee. Trubisky ascended into the top 100 a month ago after a stellar senior season and finishes at No. 79, eight spots up from the last update. Trubisky winds up ranked as the nation’s No. 1 dual-threat quarterback and moved from a 94 to 95 rating. (Carolina Blue)

UNC DB commit Korrin Wiggins reopens recruitment

The Hillside High School football recruiting well, among the deepest in the state, is developing as many storylines as it is major college prospects this winter. Senior defensive back Korrin Wiggins, who gave a verbal commitment to North Carolina on national signing day in February, remains “committed” to the Tar Heels — at least for now. (Durham Herald-Sun)

Marquez North visits Tennessee

New Volunteers head coach Butch Jones is hoping to make a splash with his first recruiting class in Knoxville, Tenn. Jones could go a long way toward accomplishing that by plucking ESPN 150 wideout target Marquez North (Charlotte, N.C./Mallard Creek) from out of state. Tennessee hosted North on an official visit back on October and it was able to get North back on campus this weekend for an unofficial visit. (ESPN.com)

DE Mikey Bart switches commitment from South Florida to UNC

Defensive end Mikey Bart switched his commitment from South Florida to North Carolina on Friday, according to sources close to the situation. UNC assistant coach Deke Adams visited Buford (Ga.) High School on Friday morning and secured the verbal commitment from Bart. (Inside Carolina)

Clemson gets chance with UNC DB commit Korrin Wiggins this weekend

Shrine Bowl DB Korrin Wiggins of Durham, NC is a North Carolina commitment but is also considering Clemson and Ohio State. He has visited Ohio State, will visit Clemson this weekend and will go to North Carolina next weekend. "He's wanting to see what every one has so he can compare," said Hillside High coach Antonio King. (Palmetto Sports)

WR Marquez North cancels official visit to Clemson

On the same day that leading receiver DeAndre Hopkins announced he was turning pro, and less than a week after losing two Class of 2013 receiver commitments on the same day, the Tigers’ top remaining recruiting target at the position, Marquez North of Mallard Creek High School in Charlotte, N.C., cancelled an official visit to Clemson that had been scheduled for this weekend. (Greenville News)

WR Marquez North to announce college choice February 6, National Signing Day

Mallard Creek All-American receiver Marquez North will announce his college decision on national college signing day next month, his father told the Observer. North, the top recruit in the Carolinas, will announce his choice during a Feb. 6 news conference at the school, when all of Mallard Creek’s football players will be signing their letters of intent. (Charlotte Observer)

TJ Logan makes 2nd team MaxPreps All-American Football Team

Logan was the AP Player of the Year. He guided Northern Guilford to a 15-0 record by carrying 293 times for 3,146 yards and 47 touchdowns. (Max Preps)

Jordan Fieulleteau named to 2012 MaxPreps All-American Football Team

Wakefield High School wide receiver Jordan Fieulleteau was named a MaxPreps First Team All-American on Wednesday. Fieulleteau, a North Carolina recruit, caught 111 passes for 1,600 yards and 24 touchdowns last season for the Wolverines, helping the team to an 11-2 overall record and an appearance in the second round of the state playoffs. (High School OT)

5-star DE Da'Shawn Hand lists UNC in top-5

As signing day approaches for the 2013 class, a 2014 standout made headlines on Tuesday when he announced his top five. ESPN Watch List defensive end Da’Shawn Hand (Woodbridge, Va./Woodbridge), considered by many to be No. 1 player in next year’s class, released his top five via Twitter. The group included Alabama, Michigan, North Carolina, South Carolina and Virginia Tech. “The reason why they’re my top five is I love all the coaching staffs,” Hand said. (ESPN.com)

Marquez North: Highlights, Scouting Report for 4-Star Recruit

4-star wide receiver Marquez North has the prototypical size and speed to be a force in college football, perhaps even as a freshman in 2013. At 6'4", 212 pounds, North—who hails from Mallard Creek High School (Charlotte, N.C.)—has captured the attention of many major college programs. (Bleacher Report)

Ohio Mr. Football Mitch Trubisky, graduating early from Mentor, has own UNC signing day

The state’s best high school football player, Mitch Trubisky, wore a Tarheel hat proudly Friday as he gets set to leave Ohio and head south to Chapel Hill. Mentor held a mock signing day for the quarterback who is graduating a month before National Signing Day in February. (News Net 5)

Top UNC Football Recruits
RecruitClassRating
Kyree Campbell2016 DE
Chazz Surratt2016 QB
J.T. Cauthen2017 WR
Ryan Jones2017 WR
Jake Lawler2017 DE
Jonah Melton2017 OG
Tyler Smith2017 WR
Jordon Brown2016 RB
Logan Byrd2016 QB
Allen Cater2016 DE

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