UNC Football Recruiting
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Video: Tony Grimes Commitment Video
Five-star cornerback Tony Grimes
, from Virginia Beach, committed to North Carolina Football late Tuesday afternoon. Grimes released the following video shortly after becoming the newest Tar Heel.
Podcast: Tony Grimes Commitment
Don Callahan, Ross Martin, and 247Sports Recruiting Analyst Brian Dohn discuss 5-star cornerback Tony Grimes
' commitment to UNC, why he picked UNC, the impact of Tar Heel cornerbacks coach Dre Bly, and more. The podcast closes with an update on 2021 4-star defensive end and George Wilson
, who is nearing his own commitment.
Expert Analysis on Five-Star Cornerback Tony GrimesTony Grimes
is a monster pickup for UNC. The obvious, a five-star cornerback and top-ranked player at the position per the 247Sports Composite, Grimes is a fast, long, smooth cover guy with ball skills on offense and defense. He's an instant impact recruit at any program. Grimes's commitment keeps UNC on pace to sign a top 10 class in 2021. (Inside Carolina
Commitment breakdown: Five-star Tony Grimes chooses North Carolina
The Tar Heels are stacked with young safety prospects but need more quality cornerbacks. Tony Grimes
will fit in perfectly with the Tar Heels depth chart. He was already planning on graduating in December so he could enroll in January but now Grimes is planning on taking a summer school class so he can enroll at North Carolina for the fall semester. (Rivals.com
5-Star CB Tony Grimes Commits To UNCTony Grimes
, one of the top defensive backs in the nation, announced Tuesday he will play football at North Carolina. Grimes, a 5-star cornerback who attends Princess Anne High School in Virginia Beach, chose the Tar Heels over Ohio State, Georgia, and Texas A&M. “I love the coaching staff, in particular Coach Brown, Coach Bly, and Coach Bateman,” Grimes said. (Tar Heel Illustrated
Tony Grimes' decision: Breaking down the options for college football's No. 6 recruit
Five-star cornerback Tony Grimes
will announce his college decision Tuesday at 5 p.m. ET, and Grimes will choose from his list that includes Georgia, North Carolina, Ohio State, and Texas A&M. To preview his choice, Grimes discussed what he liked about each school and why each made the list. We also look at how his commitment would impact each school. (ESPN.com
5-star CB Tony Grimes announcing commitment Tuesday at 5:00 p.m.
The nation's No. 1 cornerback Tony Grimes
is set to announce his college football destination Tuesday, June 30th at 5:00 p.m. The date initially was planned for December. Coaches Dre Bly and Tommy Thigpen
have been hot on the trail recruiting the newly turned 18-year-old, but has it worked? Predictions are leaning towards Grimes choosing UNC. (All Tar Heels
Class Of 2020 Final Book: Jefferson Boaz
UNC football signee Jefferson Boaz
passed for 4,615 yards with 65 touchdowns and ran for 466 yards with 17 touchdowns in his senior season, leading East Surry to the state title. He is also an Eagle Scout, starred in basketball and baseball, and was named NCHSAA Male Athlete of the Year. Mack Brown
sees him as either a quarterback or tight end at UNC. (Tar Heel Illustrated
Drake Maye's push for a fifth star continues at Elite 11 Finals
UNC quarterback commit Drake Maye
has his eye on the prize heading into the Elite 11 Finals. Twenty of the nation’s top signal-callers in the 2021 recruiting class
will check-in Monday for this year’s three-day event being held in the Nashville area, with Maye one of the top-ranked passers on hand. “I want to go there and win, that’s the main goal,” Maye said. (247 Sports
UNC Football Recruiting Class Of 2020 Final Book: A.J. BeattyA.J. Beatty
's Honors: 6A All-State – Pennsylvania Football Writers, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette Fab 22 selection, All-Conference. Senior stats: 50 tackles and 10 sacks. Junior stats: 15 sacks as a junior. Beatty says, “Everyone seemed excited for the season and the vibe was awesome, they really want to win and you can feel that everywhere." (Tar Heel Illustrated