"Miami's a great city and UM is a great school, but it's the coaches who form a bond with the kids and C.J. doesn't want to go 3,000 miles to play for someone he's not familiar with. Coach Haith said he understood, and we left on good terms.
Hait can't coax recruit (Miami Herald)
Giles had asked to be released from his letter of intent three days after Clark was fired last month. At that time, Dee said he wouldn't consider releasing Giles until a new coach was hired and had a chance to meet with Giles. Dee has not allowed football players who signed a letter of intent, then changed their minds, to go elsewhere.
Giles asks for release (Seattle Times)
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