Tigers Lead Big For Top NJ Running Back

CUTigers.com caught up with one of the top running back in the Northeast tonight to see if the Clemson Tigers are still his favorite. We've got all the details in this recruiting update on New Jersey superstar Shonn Green.

RB Shonn Green
Winslow Township High School
Atco, New Jersey

The Clemson Tigers have been leading the way for the outstanding running back who rushed for over 1200 yards his sophomore season and added another 1500 during his senior season. Are the Clemson Tigers still leading for the New Jersey superstar? "Yes, very much so," stated Green.

As the high school stars in the Southeast are playing their first games the players in the Northeast are just beginning to practice. "I just got home from practice. Our first game is September 12. We are not in school yet up here."

Green is not sure when he will decide to make his commitment. "I'm not really sure. I'm just taking it one step at a time. I'll see what happens." The talented running back plans to visit Clemson, Wisconsin and Iowa later this fall.

The 5-11, 190 pound speedster is not sure about his visit schedule for the fall. "I have not setup any visits yet. I'm still working things out. I need to get in touch with Coach Lovett. I hope to work that out real soon."

The talented prospect from Atco, New Jersey has been very impressed with Coach Lovett who is recruiting him for the Tigers. "I think he is a good guy. I had a chance to talk to him earlier in the year. I'm Looking forward to September when I can talk with him again."

The Winslow Township High prospect has yet to visit Clemson but he knows he will enjoy the weather. "I like warmer weather," stated the prize recruit.

Green's favorite Tiger of all time is not a running back, but instead his favorite is current NFL star Brian Dawkins. We will continue to keep you updated on this outstanding running back from New Jersey, right up through signing day 2004.

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