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Havelock, North Carolina junior running back Derrell Scott is one the best in the South at his position. Scott has already received 18 offers and more should be on the way. His latest offer was from Nebraska.

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Scott is not ready to name any favorites from that list of 18 offers. "I want to give all schools a chance to show me what they have. I am wide open at this time."

As he takes a look at each school, Derrell is looking for a school that can get him on the field the quickest. "I want a school that has success in getting players to the next level and also has a great academic reputation and excellence just in case of injury." Derrell is also looking for a school where he can feel comfortable with the coaches, players and students.

Georgia Tech is one of the schools that is getting a close look from Scott. "They want me as an A-Back and their offense fits me well." Scott likes the fact that he'd be able to get a lot of touches either running the ball or catching the ball in the Georgia Tech offense.

Scott does not have any visits planned and is not in a rush to take any visits. "I plan on taking my time looking at everything and then go from there." Derrell is intent on giving every school a fair chance.

Whichever school gets Scott, will get a back that can run between the tackles or is capable of breaking it outside. "I can break tackles and I have an explosiveness off the line."

Before he gets to college, Derrell is looking to improve all facets of his game. "I don't want to get complacent. I want to get better." Top Stories