Coach O'Cain Targeting Top NC LB

Quentin Cotton, an outstanding linebacker from North Carolina, has a very impressive offer list as he prepares for his senior season. caught up with the talented defensive star this weekend and we've got his updated top 3.

LB Quentin Cotton
6-4, 220, 4.75
Glenn High School
Kernersville, North Carolina

The offer list for Cotton currently includes Wake Forest, Duke, East Carolina, North Carolina, Clemson, Maryland and Morgan State. Virginia and North Carolina State are both showing interest and may join the impressive offer list soon. "My top three are Wake, Maryland and Clemson," said Cotton.

Wake Forest: "I like their coaches. They are close to home. I went to the 7 on 7 camp over there."

Maryland: "They were the first to offer. They offered me during my junior year."

Clemson: "I met Coach O'Cain at the division 1 camp in Charlotte. He is a cool guy. We got to know each other a lot better."

Coach O'Cain continues to show the prize recruit a great deal of attention. "I get about 2 letters a day from them," stated Cotton.

The 6-4, 215 pound prospect plans to take all of his visits in the fall and make a commitment by December.

"I plan to take my five visits and then chose then. I will schedule my visits during the fall. By November I should have completed my visits. I would like to make my decision by December."

The next few weeks will be very busy for Cotton as his parents are trying to find a new home so their son can attend Glenn next season. Cotton was teammates with Mario Melton, who is also being heavily recruited by the Tigers, last season at High Point Andrews. "I still talk with Mario all the time," stated Cotton.

We will continue to keep you updated on this outstanding linebacker from North Carolina, right up through signing day 2004. Top Stories