As soon as Smart took over as head coach, Marshall was offered, the defensive lineman out of Thomaston (Ga.) Upson Lee has been pursued as hard as anyone since.
The only problem for Smart is; Marshall is committed to Auburn.
The 6-foot-3, 273 pounder and his family tripped over to the Plains last week and everything went great. So Georgia has a lot to live up to this weekend.
Marshall is going to give the in-state Dawgs a fair shot though. He and those close to him are ready to spend the weekend in Athens (Ga.).