Marcus Taking His Time

Defensive end Jamal Marcus is one of the most sought after players in North Carolina, holding over 20 offers from BCS schools. was able to catch up with Marcus and get the latest on his recruitment.

What does your camp schedule look like for this summer?
"I went to a Nike camp last month and did pretty well I won the defensive line MVP."

Are there any new schools that have offered you lately?
"The Florida Gators have been talking to me and have offered me."

Has the Minnesota Staff been keeping in regular contact with you still?
"Yeah Coach Zebrowski is still keeping in good contact with me"

Are there still plans for a trip to Minnesota sometime this summer?
"Yeah I still plan on making it up there for a visit. I'm just taking it slow trying to find a time when I can come up there with my mom."

Have you started to narrow down your list yet?
"I'm still open to everybody trying to find that right school so I haven't narrowed down the list yet. When it comes time for me to make a decision I want it to be the right decision so I'm just taking it slow and doing all the research that I can."

Do you know when you might want to make a decision?
"Right now I just want to make sure that I can find a school where I can fit in. I don't want to rush a decision so I plan on taking my time and not rushing a decision."

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