A major portion of the Bulldogs offensive coaching staff sat down with Troupe to lay out their plans for him should he choose to join the Bulldogs.
"I met with Coach Eason, Coach Callaway and Coach Richt all up in their office. I liked Coach Richt a lot. He talked to me one on one and let me know what's going on. Everyone I talked to was real nice and cool."
Israel had been to Athens so many times that he was already very familiar with most of the facilities.
"I know the Butts-Mehre building like the back of my hand so I just walked around it for a little while. I've already seen everything they have."
Georgia told the Tift County star that he could also play baseball but that he would have to take care of football before anything else.
"I understand I can play both baseball and football at their school but I have to establish myself in football first. If I get the offense down quickly and I'm competing at a high level then I can go and play baseball as well."
It's an all SEC-East battle for his commitment right now.
Troupe would like to have a decision in by the time his season with the Blue Devils is complete.
"I'm gonna try and make it if not before my senior season, then during my senior season. I want to make my commitment before it's over.
Israel's next stop will take him to Gainesville, FL on the 21st for the Gators' Friday Night Lights event…