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Official 2003-04 Acc Football Signees

Thursday, September 11, 2008 11:41am
By: Accsports Staff

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Clemson (25)

Durrell Barry TE/DE 6-3 242 North Charleston (SC) Ft. Dorchester
Chris Clemons RB/DB 6-1 180 Arcadia (FL) DeSoto County
Brandon Croley DB 6-0 180 Jacksonville (FL) First Coast
Andrew Diomande WR 6-1 185 Miami (FL) Columbus
Elsmore Gabriel DT/DE 6-3 255 Middle Village (NY) Christ The King
Corey Groover # DT 6-3 282 Southwest Mississippi (MS) CC
Michael Hamlin DB 6-3 185 Lamar (SC) High
Cullen Harper QB 6-3 200 Canton (GA) Sequoyah
La'Donte Harris WR 5-11 185 Gadsden (AL) Litchfield
Bobby Hutchinson OL 6-4 290 Madison (FL) County
Rashad Jackson DT 6-3 290 Union (SC) High
Aaron Kelly WR 6-4 198 Marietta (GA) Walton
Adrian Kindred DB 6-2 200 Opelika (AL) High
Cory Lambert OL 6-7 300 Greenville (SC) High
Xavier Littleberry DE 6-6 240 Camden (SC) Military
Phillip Merling TE/DE 6-5 250 Cordova (TN) High
Phillip Morris WR/DB 6-3 190 Timmonsville (SC) High
Alex Pearson LB 6-2 240 Greenville (SC) High
Tribble Reese QB 6-3 190 Mountain Brook (AL) High
Barry Richardson OL 6-7 330 Mt. Pleasant (SC) Wando
Akeem Robinson TE 6-5 259 Miami (FL) Carol City
Dorell Scott DT 6-3 300 Columbia (SC) Ridge View
Taylor Tremel OL 6-5 280 Lake Mary (FL) High
Courtney Vincent LB 6-1 220 Allendale (SC) Fairfax
Tony Willis OL 6-6 325 Highland Springs (VA) High

NOTES: Dublin (VA) Pulaski County DE Shaun Branscome committed to Clemson but didn't sign. He said he plans to enroll at Chatham (VA) Hargrave Military Academy and re-sign with the Tigers in 2005. … Jacksonville First Coast WR Mike McIntosh, another Clemson commitment, switched to Florida on signing day.

Duke (24)

Adrian Aye-Darko CB 6-2 190 West Hills (CA) Chaminade
Patrick Bailey TE 6-4 240 San Antonio (TX) Alamo Heights
Tim Ball RB 6-1 205 Carrollton (TX) Hebron
Izzy Bauta OL 6-4 270 Brooklyn (NY) Poly
Justin Boyle RB 6-1 220 Kennesaw (GA) Harrison
Daniel Charbonnet CB 5-11 170 The Woodlands (TX) High
Chris Davis S 6-0 175 Atlanta (GA) Marist
Ronnie Drummer RB 5-9 165 Salinas (CA) North
Rodney Ezzard WR/DB 5-11 165 Chamblee (GA) High
Cameron Goldberg OL 6-6 250 Pomfret (MD) McDonogh
Evalio Harrell CB 5-10 160 Mercersburg (PA) Academy
Jabari Marshall CB 5-11 170 Atlanta (GA) Mays
Andreas Platt S 6-2 175 Jamestown (NC) Ragsdale
Charles Robinson LB 6-2 210 Sarasota (FL) Riverview
Fred Roland OL 6-8 305 Hephzibah (GA) High
Matt Rumsey OL 6-4 250 Atlanta (GA) Marist
Rob Schirmann OL 6-5 265 Cincinnati (OH) Anderson
Zach Smith LB 5-11 210 Buford (GA) High
Jonathan Terry OL 6-3 315 Jamestown (NC) Ragsdale
Corey Thompson WR 6-2 180 Atlanta (GA) Douglass
Alfred Williams LB 6-2 245 Atlanta (GA) Westlake
Ryan Wood WR 6-1 180 Buford (GA) High
Jomar Wright WR 6-1 180 Duncan (SC) Byrnes
Chancellor Young WR 6-2 210 Seattle (WA) O'Dea

NOTES: Glendale (AZ) Cactus DS Tyler Schmitt, previously committed to Duke, signed with San Diego State.

Florida State (27)

Courtney Abbott OL 6-9 335 Atlanta (GA) Westlake
Dumaka Atkins OL 6-4 280 Sarasota (FL) Booker
Geoff Berniard OL 6-8 320 Lafayette (LA) St. Thomas More
J.R. Bryant DB 6-1 170 Miami (FL) Killian
Greg Carr WR 6-6 200 Citra (FL) North Marion
Tony Carter DB 5-9 175 Jacksonville (FL) Mandarin
Gary Cismesia PK 5-11 209 Bradenton (FL) Lakewood Ranch
Jacky Claude OL 6-4 290 Miami (FL) Edison
Emmanuel Dunbar DT 6-5 265 Deerfield Beach (FL) High
Jamaal Edwards RB 6-0 202 Greensboro (NC) Dudley
DeCody Fagg#* WR 6-3 185 Chatham (VA) Hargrave Military
Trevor Ford DB 6-1 187 Miami (FL) Northwestern
Rodney Gallon LB 6-0 210 Tallahassee (FL) Lincoln
Kenny Ingram DB 6-6 200 Orlando (FL) Edgewater
Aaron Jones DT 6-3 270 Orlando (FL) Edgewater
Xavier Lee QB 6-4 200 Daytona Beach (FL) Seabreeze
Cornelius Lewis OL 6-4 305 Jacksonville (FL) Raines
Lamar Lewis RB 5-9 188 Jacksonville (FL) Trinity Christian
Joe Manning DB 6-0 175 Tallahassee (FL) Lincoln
Darius McClure DB 5-11 188 Adamsville (AL) Minor
Kenny O'Neal WR 6-1 195 Oakland (CA) Skyline
Joe Surratt FB 6-1 255 Pace (FL) High
Jae Thaxton LB 6-3 225 Hartwell (GA) Hart County
Lawrence Timmons LB 6-3 225 Florence (SC) Wilson
Jonathan Warren DB 6-1 190 Madison (FL) Madison County
Drew Weatherford QB 6-3 205 Land O' Lakes (FL) High
Barry Wright# LB 5-11 215 Coffeyville (KS) CC

NOTES: Detroit (MI) St. Martin WR Carl Grimes, previously committed to FSU, switched to Michigan State. … Jonesboro (GA) High DE Darrell Robertson, previously committed to FSU, switched to Georgia Tech.

Georgia Tech (24)

Elris Anyaibe OL/DT 6-3 275 DeSoto (TX) High
Kyle Belcher PK/P 6-4 200 Albany (GA) Deerfield-Windsor
Taylor Bennett# QB 6-3 185 Baldwin (MO) Lafayette
David Brown DT/DE 6-3 255 Madison (AL) Jones
Travis Chambers LB 6-0 215 Chamblee (GA) High
Pat Clark WR 5-10 175 Jacksonville (FL) Mandarin
Mike Cox RB 6-2 248 Lewisberry (PA) Red Land
Kieran Delaney OL 6-5 310 Avon (CT) Old Farms
Andrew Gardner OL 6-6 250 Tyrone (GA) Sandy Creek
Drew Gause RB 5-8 205 Spring (TX) High
Justin Guadagni FB 6-1 228 McKeesport (PA) South Allegheny
Gary Guyton LB 6-2 220 Hinesville (GA) Bradwell
Calvin Johnson WR 6-4 215 Tyrone (GA) Sandy Creek
James Johnson WR 6-0 180 Winter Garden (FL) West Orange
Djay Jones DB 6-1 185 Kingsland (GA) Camden
Jamal Lewis DB 6-0 170 Jonesboro (GA) High
Jacob Lonowski OL 6-5 290 Elkhorn (NE) High
Kyle Manley QB 6-2 185 Buford (GA) High
Nate McManus OL 6-4 290 Mountain Brook (AL) High
Jon Morrison TE 6-5 235 Marietta (GA) High
Darryl Richard DT 6-4 285 Destrehan (LA) High
Darrell Robertson DE 6-5 205 Jonesboro (GA) High
A.J. Smith DE 6-6 225 Tampa (FL) Jesuit
Eric Williams LB/DB 6-3 200 Metter (GA) High

NOTES: Bradenton (FL) Lakewood Ranch PK Gary Cismesia, a long-time Georgia Tech commitment, switched to Florida State. … St. Louis (MO) Gateway WR/DB Jarrell Johnson, previously committed to Tech, did not sign on signing day.

Maryland (23)

Kevin Barnes CB 6-1 180 Millersville (MD) Old Mill
Chase Bullock LB 6-2 220 Durham (NC) Northern
Scott Burley OT 6-6 340 Woodlawn (MD) High
Trey Covington DE 6-3 230 Greenbelt (MD) Roosevelt
Matt Deese FB 5-11 245 McLeansville (NC) Northeast Guilford
Obi Egekeze PK 6-3 195 Augusta (GA) Westside
Carlos Feliciano DT 6-5 290 Elizabeth (NJ) High
Mack Frost DE 6-5 260 Columbia (SC) Spring Valley
Jared Gaither OT/DE 6-9 300 Greenbelt (MD) Roosevelt
Jason Goode TE 6-4 230 Woodlawn (MD) High
Jack Griffin DT 6-6 270 Enfield (CT) High
Erin Henderson QB/LB 6-4 225 Aberdeen (MD) High
Kent Hicks S 6-3 207 Culpeper (VA) County
J.J. Justice S 6-1 218 Norwich (CT) Free
Keon Lattimore* RB/WR 6-0 200 Chatham (VA) Hargrave Military
Eric Lenz# LB 6-4 220 Ijamsville (MD) Urbana
Dennis Marsh# DT 6-4 275 McLeansville (NC) Northeast Guilford
Dane Randolph DE 6-5 244 Columbia (MD) Wilde Lake
Jordan Steffy QB 6-1 210 Lancaster (PA) Conestoga Valley
Richard Taylor# RB/DB 5-10 190 Clifton (VA) Centreville
Jaimie Thomas OT 6-5 330 Harrisburg (PA) Bishop McDevitt
Chris Varner# CB 5-11 180 Randallstown (MD) High
Edwin Williams OT 6-4 295 Hyattsville (MD) DeMatha

NOTES: Greensburg (PA) Hempfield Area LB Mike Marvis, a long-time Maryland commitment, switched to Indiana.

Miami (29)

Rhyan Anderson DE 6-6 245 Oak Creek (WI) High
Carlos Armour DB 6-3 200 Memphis (TN) Melrose
James Bryant LB 6-3 240 Reading (PA) High
Tyrone Byrd OL 6-6 260 Sugar Land (TX) Hightower
Calais Campbell TE/DE 6-7 230 Denver (CO) South
Romeo Davis LB 6-3 215 Miami (FL) Northwestern
Antonio Dixon DT 6-4 319 Miami (FL) Washington
Kirby Freeman# QB 6-3 190 Brownwood (TX) High
Kellen Heard DT 6-6 335 Wharton (TX) High
Dwayne Hendricks DT/DE 6-4 246 Millville (NJ) High
Cedric Hill TE/LB 6-3 206 Valdosta (GA) High
Andrew Johnson RB/DB 6-0 205 Pittsburgh (PA) North Hills
Charlie Jones RB 5-11 200 Homestead (FL) South Dade
Khalil Jones WR 6-3 206 Miami (FL) Northwestern
Rashaun Jones DB 6-2 185 Lake City (FL) Columbia
Joe Joseph DT 6-4 270 Orlando (FL) Oak Ridge
Josh Kerr OL 6-4 275 Strongsville (OH) High
Lance Leggett WR 6-4 178 Arlington (TX) Grace
Tyler McMeans# OL 6-5 319 Lackawanna (PA) JC
Greg Olsen^ TE 6-5 245 Notre Dame Transfer
Lovon Ponder DB 6-1 190 Miami (FL) Monsignor Pace
Anthony Reddick DB 6-1 190 Ft. Lauderdale (FL) Aquinas
Chris Rutledge OL 6-6 270 Miami (FL) Krop
Jonathan St. Pierre# OL 6-3 300 Montreal (CAN) Vieux
Derron Thomas RB 6-0 185 Reserve (LA) East St. John
George Timmons WR/DB 6-2 190 Lake City (FL) Columbia
Bobby Washington RB 6-1 200 Miami (FL) Killian
Willie Williams LB 6-2 225 Miami (FL) Carol City
Chris Zellner DE 6-2 225 Sarasota (FL) Booker

NOTES: DE Eric Moncur, a 2003 signee who originally failed to qualify, enrolled at Miami in January but was not listed with the Hurricanes' official 2004 signees. … Miami (FL) Killian TE Dane Guthrie, a long-time Miami commitment, switched to Florida.

North Carolina (23)

Kentwan Balmer DT/DE 6-5 250 Weldon (NC) High
Connor Barth PK 6-1 175 Wilmington (NC) Hoggard
Scott Brumett^ TE 6-2 255 ETSU Transfer
Antwain Carey RB 6-0 205 Chesapeake (VA) Deep Creek
Calvin Darity OL 6-4 275 Tallahassee (FL) Lincoln
Brooks Foster WR 6-2 190 Boiling Springs (SC) High
Trimane Goddard DB 5-11 185 Robersonville (NC) Roanoke
Stephen Green DB 6-0 185 Little Rock (AR) Pulaski
Marcus Hands DT/DE 6-5 245 Chatham (VA) Hargrave Military
Wyatt Hicks OL 6-6 250 Highland Springs (VA) High
Terry Hunter# DE 6-4 265 Chatham (VA) Hargrave Military
Ben Lemming OL 6-5 270 Houston (TX) Strake Jesuit
Khalif Mitchell# DT 6-6 300 Chatham (VA) Hargrave Military
Thomas Nyaoga OL 6-5 290 Arlington (TX) Mansfield Summit
Willie Phelps DB 5-11 185 Sarasota (FL) Booker
Cori Powell FB/LB 6-2 225 Charlotte (NC) Providence Day
Kenny Price DT 6-4 280 Chatham (VA) Hargrave Military
Chase Rice LB 6-3 215 Asheville (NC) Reynolds
Del Roberts WR 5-8 170 Tallahassee (FL) Godby
Michael Rozier QB 6-5 210 McDonough (GA) Henry County
Gerald Sensabaugh^ DB 6-2 210 ETSU Transfer
Hilee Taylor LB/DE 6-3 215 Laurinburg (NC) Scotland County
Martel Thatch DB 6-2 180 Greensboro (NC) Dudley

NOTES: Lake City (FL) Columbia DB Derrick Fulton, a UNC commitment, didn't sign with the Tar Heels. He said he hopes to sign with UNC in 2005, perhaps after a year at Chatham (VA) Hargrave Military Academy. … Boca Raton (FL) High OL Ryan Schmidt, a long-time UNC commitment, switched to Kansas State.

N.C. State (18)

John Bedics DE 6-6 245 Bethlehem (PA) Catholic
Darrell Blackman RB 6-1 200 Chatham (VA) Hargrave Military
Raymond Brooks# DE 6-4 240 Williamsport (PA) High
Andre Brown RB 6-1 210 Greenville (NC) Rose
Octavius Darby TE 6-4 224 Hollywood (FL) Chaminade
John Dunlap WR 6-3 225 Hollywood (FL) Chaminade
Daniel Evans QB 6-3 170 Raleigh (NC) Broughton
Merci Falaise# OL 6-6 315 Georgia Military (GA) JC
Jeremy Gray CB 6-3 185 Opelika (AL) High
Anthony Hill TE 6-6 260 Chatham (VA) Hargrave Military
Tyler Lewis PK/P 6-2 230 Albemarle (NC) High
LaMarte McGhee DT 6-6 260 Roxboro (NC) Person
Gerard Miller DT/DE 6-3 270 Vanceboro (NC) West Craven
DaJuan Morgan WR/DB 6-1 190 Riviera Beach (FL) Suncoast
DeMario Pressley DT 6-4 290 Greensboro (NC) Dudley
Miguel Scott#* CB 6-1 180 Miami (FL) Killian
Brandon Setzer DT 6-5 275 Chatham (VA) Hargrave Military
Willie Young DE 6-5 215 Palm Beach Gardens (FL) High

NOTES: Brooks and Scott, who originally signed in 2003, are listed with their high schools although they didn't attend school or play football last fall.

Virginia (19)

Branden Albert OL 6-7 310 Glen Burnie (MD) High
Kevin Bradley FB/LB 6-1 220 Fayetteville (NC) 71st
Devonta Brown LB 6-2 225 Charlottesville (VA) High
Philip Brown DB 5-11 188 Chatham (VA) Hargrave Military
Theirrien Davis RB/DB 5-11 182 Greenbelt (MD) Roosevelt
Scott Deke QB 6-3 207 Los Angeles (CA) Loyola
Chris Gorham CB 6-0 175 Pottstown (PA) High
Chris Gould PK/P 6-1 190 Mill Hall (PA) Central Mountain
Olu Hall LB 6-3 220 Fairfax (VA) Robinson
Jamaal Jackson WR/DB 6-3 204 Chesapeake (VA) Deep Creek
Jon Kirchner DE 6-4 258 Lexington (VA) Rockbridge
Chris Long OL/DT 6-4 265 Charlottesville (VA) St. Anne's-Belfield
Nate Lyles DB 6-0 195 Chicago (IL) Hubbard
Chris Olsen^ QB 6-4 220 Notre Dame Transfer
Cedric Peerman RB 5-10 185 Naruna (VA) Campbell
Tom Santi TE 6-5 225 Nashville (TN) Bell
Clint Sintim DE 6-3 250 Woodbridge (VA) Gar-Field
Zak Stair OL 6-6 280 Manassas (VA) Osbourn Park
James Terry FB 6-2 220 Fork Union (VA) Military

NOTES: Bluefield (VA) Graham DB Ahmad Bradshaw, a long-time Virginia commitment, didn't sign on signing day but reportedly plans to send his letter of intent soon. … Charlotte (NC) Providence RB Andrew Pearman, a long-time Virginia commitment, switched to Hawaii.

Virginia Tech (19)

George Bell# RB 5-11 225 Fayetteville (NC) Britt
Andrew Bowman LB 6-1 225 Richmond (VA) Hermitage
Brandon Flowers CB 5-9 175 Chatham (VA) Hargrave Military
Sean Glennon QB 6-3 185 Chantilly (VA) Westfield
Jeremy Gilchrist WR 5-10 180 Virginia Beach (VA) Landstown
Michael Green FB/LB 6-0 240 Deptford (NJ) High
Justin Harper# WR 6-4 205 Chatham (VA) Hargrave Military
Brandon Holland OL 6-4 280 Roanoke (VA) Northside
Cory Holt# QB 6-5 210 Chatham (VA) Hargrave Military
Carl Howard DT 6-4 290 Aberdeen (NJ) Matawan
Theodore Miller CB 6-2 181 Washington (DC) Woodson
Josh Morgan# WR 6-2 217 Fork Union (VA) Military
Branden Ore RB 6-0 205 Chesapeake (VA) Indian River
D.J. Parker# CB 6-0 185 Chatham (VA) Hargrave Military
Maurice Reevey LB 6-3 225 Fork Union (VA) Military
Eddie Royal WR 5-10 170 Chantilly (VA) Westfield
Ryan Shuman OL 6-3 262 Fork Union (VA) Military
Purnell Sturdivant FB 5-10 220 Norfolk (VA) Lake Taylor
Sam Wheeler FB/LB 6-3 235 Blacksburg (VA) High

NOTES: Charlotte (NC) West DB Rod Council, a long-time Virginia Tech commitment, did not sign on signing day after encountering recent legal problems; he still may sign with the Hokies at a later date. … Merritt Island (FL) High DE Mike Mangold, a long-time Tech commitment, switched to Florida. … Greenacres (FL) Leonard RB/DB Damian Sims, a long-time Tech commitment, switched to Iowa. … Washington (DC) Woodson DT William Wall, a long-time Tech commitment, did not sign on signing day and probably will attend prep school this fall.

Wake Forest (19)

Stanley Arnoux LB 6-2 218 Belle Glade (FL) Glades Day
Richard Belton LB 6-1 230 Chapel Hill (NC) East
Eric Berry LB 6-2 245 Suffolk (VA) Nansemond River
Demir Boldin WR 6-1 205 Pahokee (FL) High
Chip Brinkman WR 6-2 210 Clearwater (FL) Central Catholic
Mike Causey LB 6-0 210 Wilmington (NC) Laney
Aaron Curry LB 6-3 210 Fayetteville (NC) Smith
Anthony Davis DE 6-6 235 Columbia (SC) Spring Valley
Brandon Drumgoole DE 6-6 235 Jamestown (NC) Ragsdale
Eric Gaskins# DT 6-2 265 Chatham (VA) Hargrave Military
Allan Holland QB 6-2 220 Hazard (KY) Perry County
Kerry Major FS 6-1 170 Toccoa (GA) Stephens County
Chantz McClinic FS 5-10 190 Rome (GA) Darlington
Kevin Patterson CB 5-11 175 Kingsland (GA) Camden County
Alphonso Smith CB 5-10 180 Pahokee (FL) High
Sam Swank PK 6-1 180 Neptune Beach (FL) Fletcher
Jeremy Thompson DE 6-5 230 Charlotte (NC) Christian
Chip Vaughn WR 6-2 190 Fairfax (VA) Robinson
Antonio Wilson LB 6-3 215 Pahokee (FL) High

NOTES: Frisco (TX) High DB Chessly Johnson, a long-time Wake Forest commitment, instead accepted a track scholarship to Arkansas.

Boston College (19)

Kevin Akins RB/DB 6-2 195 Lansdale (PA) North Penn
Johnny Ayers P 6-0 180 Vienna (VA) Madison
Ron Brace DT 6-4 320 Worcester (MA) Burncoat
A.J. Brooks RB 6-0 190 Orlando (FL) Bishop Moore
Chris Crane QB 6-5 220 Camp Hill (PA) Trinity
Robert Francois LB 6-3 220 Byfield (MA) Dummer
Carlos Huggins OL 6-6 295 Parkland (FL) Douglas
Frantz Joseph LB 6-2 225 Fort Lauderdale (FL) High
Marquise Liverpool WR/DB 5-9 180 Ramsey (NJ) Bosco
James Ohliger PK 5-10 180 Wilmington (DE) Tatnall
Ryan Purvis TE 6-4 235 Lancaster (PA) Catholic
B.J. Raji DT 6-1 300 Westwood (NJ) Regional
Cliff Ramsey OL 6-6 265 Loveland (OH) High
Brandon Robinson WR 6-0 190 Minneapolis (MN) Breck
Brian Toal LB 6-2 230 Ramsey (NJ) Bosco
Justin Tougas OL 6-7 275 Glens Falls (NY) High
Tom Walls LB 6-1 237 Westville (NJ) West Deptford
Jerry Willette DT/DE 6-5 250 Mansfield (MA) High
Keith Willis FB 6-1 240 Westwood (MA) Xaverian Brothers

NOTES: Forestville (MD) High DB Andre Jones, a long-time Boston College commitment, did not sign on signing day.

# – signed/enrolled at mid-year (December/January) break
^ – major-college transfer already enrolled; eligible in 2004
* – re-signed from 2003 recruiting class

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