Berniard had a great unofficial visit from the beginning to the end. Not only did he take in a great game but he got the opportunity to meet with several coaches and recruits.
"I liked everything about my trip," he said. I met with coach Bowden most of the morning and I also talked with most of the assistants. I felt like I could fit in at Florida State. I talked with Brett Gallimore, Courtney Abbott, and Drew Weatherford. Drew came up to me and told me that he heard I was going to block for him and that he heard good things about me. Drew and I talked about coming in for our official visits at the same time. We are going to both try to come in January 12-14."
Berniard, who prides himself on being a hard nosed player, should have no problem qualifying academically. Currently, he has a 3.0 grade point average and a score of 19 on the ACT.