Green to Visit Auburn, Georgia Tech

The recruiting season is just getting started for Shayon Green as he and his father are planning on finding out more about the schools that are contacting him. Shayon is a 6'2", 225 pound defensive end/linebacker from Tift County, Georgia.

Shayon Green Profile

What schools have been contacting you lately?

"I've heard from Auburn, Ole Miss, Purdue, Georgia Tech, Indiana, South Florida, and Central Florida."

Have you received offers from any of those schools?

"Yes, I've gotten offers from Auburn, Ole Miss, Purdue, South Florida, and Central Florida."

I see you'll be playing middle linebacker this coming season. What position do these schools want you to plsy?

"They want me to play defensive end. I'll play wherever they want me to play. I just want to get on the field."

What coaches have you been talking to this spring?

"I've been talking to Coach Nall at Auburn and Coach Z (Zaunbrecher) at Purdue."

Have you taken any visits or attended any camps this spring?

"I'm going to Auburn's camp next week. I'll also be going to visit Georgia Tech with my dad this summer and some of the other schools."

What factors will go into deciding what school to attend?

"I'm looking at academics, the type of program they run, and the location of the school."

Will distance be a big factor?

"No sir."

What do you consider you strengths?

"My speed and my tackling."

Shayon feels that it's too early in the process to name one school or a group of schools as his leader. He's counting on his visits to help him make that decision. He'd like to make a decision before the season starts. Top Stories