NC State Recruiting Needs & Targets

NC State has landed 13 commitments for the class of 2008 but will likely double that number between now and signing day.

NC State has landed 13 commitments for the class of 2008 but will likely double that number between now and signing day. Pack Pride takes a look at how the Wolfpack coaching staff may fill out the remaining spots over the coming months and the current targets at each position.

NOTE: This list is the opinion of Pack Pride staff and is in no way connected with any actual recruiting board of the NC State coaching staff.


Quarterback

1. Mike Glennon...Westfield High School, Chantilly, Va

Running Back

2. Brandon Barnes...Bunn (NC) High School

Targets

Ryan Williams...Stonewall Jackson HS, Manassas, Va...Schools...VT, PSU, ND, NCS, FLA

Fullback

3.

Targets

Colby Jackson...Trinity Christian, Dublin, Ga...Schools...NCS, LOU, UGA, AUB, AF

Offensive Line

4. Andrew Wallace...Olympic High School, Charlotte, NC

5. Zach Allen...Tift County High School, Tifton, Ga

6. Possible Junior College

7. Possible Junior College

8.

9.

Targets

R.J. Mattes...Jay Robinson HS, Charlotte, NC...Schools...NCS, UVA, UNC, CLEM, USC

Nick Becton...New Hanover HS, Wilmington, NC...School...NCS, VT, BAMA, USC, MD

Jonathan Cooper...Hoggard High School, Wilmington, NC...Schools...UNC, USC, WF, NCS

Andrew Mitchell...Snow JC, Ephraim, UT...Schools...NCS, OSU, KSU

Corey Watman...Huron Heights, Ontario, Ca...Schools...EMU, NCS

Mike Diaz...Cerritos JC, Ca...Schools...TXA&M, ASU, AZ, NCS, KSU

Zach Roth...Garden City (Ka) JC...Schools...KAN, KSU, NCS, BAY, WVU, UTAH

Wade Weibert...Butler JC, El Dorado, Ka...Schools...KAN, KSU, NCS

Sam Jones...Hargrave Military Academy...Schools, NCS, TENN, MARSH, FLA, FSU

Tight End

10. Mario Carter...Independence High School, Charlotte, NC

11. Possible Junior College

Targets

Dwayne Allen...Terry Sanford HS, Fayetteville, NC...Schools...UGA, VT, UNC, NCS

Sean Stackhouse...Mandarin HS, Jacksonville, Fla...Schools...MIA, UK, FLA, UCF, NCS

Wide Receiver

12. T.J. Graham...Wakefield (NC) High School

13.

Targets

Deion Walker...Christchurch (VA) School...Schools...FSU, PSU, NCS, LSU, ND

Keith Stroud...Fork Union (VA)...Schools...NCS

Aaron Boyd...Henry Clay HS, Lexington, KY...Schools...LOU, KY, LSU, FLA, MIA, NCS, UT

Defensive Line

14. Kyle Linney...Hargrave Military Academy, Chatham, Va

15. Possible Junior College

16.

Targets

Quinton Coples...Hargrave Military Academy...Schools...TENN, UNC, NCS, FSU, VT

Greg Scruggs...St Xavier HS, Cincinnati, OH...Schools...NCS, UVA, BC, OSU, MSU, TENN

Leon Mackey...Hargrave Military Academy...Schools...TENN, NCS, PITT, PSU, WVU

Devin Taylor...Beaufort (SC) HS...Schools...VT, USC, WF, UCF, NCS

Everett Dawkins...Byrnes HS, Duncan, SC...Schools...FSU, NCS, TENN, VT, WF

Jarvis Geathers...Feather River JC...Schools...NCS, UNLV, OSU, MARSH, OSU

Grant Valentine...Glendale (CA) JC...Schools...NCS, KSU, OM, WVU

Markus White...Butler JC, El Dorado, Ka...Schools...RUT, NCS, WVU, FSU, UNC

Chris Billingslea...Ft Mill (SC) HS...Schools...NCS, WF, USC

Randy Salmon...Stockbridge (Ga) HS...Schools...USC, NCS, USM, TROY

Arterio Arnold...Greenville (SC) HS...Schools...KY, MD, MARSH, NCS

Linebacker

17. Terrell Manning...Scotland County High School, Laurinburg, NC

18. Dwayne Maddox...Crest High School, Shelby NC

19. William Beasley...Milton (Fla) High School

20. Possible Junior College

Targets

E.J. Abrams-Ward...Thomasville, NC HS...Schools...UNC, TENN, NCS, CLEM, USC, WF

J.R. Bryant...Garden City (KS) JC...Schools...OKL, OM, WVU, NCS

Safety

21. Roy Mangrum...Glynn Academy, Brunswick, Ga

22.

Targets

Okechukwu Okoroha...Eleanor Roosevelt HS, Greenbelt, MD...Schools...NCS, PSU, MD, CLEM, UVA

Elton Ford...Chattahoochee HS, Alpharetta, Ga...Schools...NCS, LOU, WF

Cornerback

23. Dominique Ellis...East Wake High School, Wendell, NC

24. Possible Junior College

25.

Targets

J.T. Floyd...Mann HS, Greenville, SC...Schools...TENN, MICH, NCS, MD, USC

Marcus Udell...College of the Canyons, Ca...Schools...NCS...FLA

Darryl Hamilton...Centreville HS, Clifton, VA...Schools...UVA, NCS, UNC

A.J. McCray...Camden County, Kingsland, Ga...Schools...NCS, GT, USC

Athlete

26. Earl Wolff...Hoke County High School, Raeford, NC

27. Tobias Palmer...Northwood High School, Pittsboro, NC


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