LOI #3: Deion Roberson

Tucker (GA) defensive lineman Deion Roberson has signed with NC State!

Deion Roberson
Scout Rating:
Scout Rank: #99 Defensive Tackle
Size: 6-2, 275 pounds
Hometown: Tucker, GA
High School: Tucker High School

Projected position at NCSU: Defensive Tackle

Accolades: Ranked by ESPN as the No. 47 defensive tackle in the nation…Rivals.com ranks him as the No. 59 defensive tackle in the nation and the No. 43 overall prospect in Georgia…did not play senior season due to dislocated ankle...Received a rating of A- from the Atlanta Journal Constitution...was recruited to NC State by coach Jim Bridge.

Stats: Brosius completed 61% of his passes while totaling 3,400 yards through the air with 34 touchdowns against just seven interceptions. For his career, Brosius threw for 7,895 yards- a western North Carolina record.

Commit Date: 1/11/2009

Recruiting Scene: Over the course of the recruiting process Roberson picked up offers from the likes of West Virginia, Michigan State, Maryland, Iowa State, Louisville, East Carolina and several smaller programs. He likely would have received even more interest and more offers had he played his senior season.

The Pack did not back off in spite of his dislocated ankle and their persistence paid off in the form of a commitment after Roberson officially visiting NC State in January of 2009 and committed. He had visited Louisville before that.

After signing with State last year he elected to greyshirt in the fall and is enrolled at NC State.

Why NCSU? "I had a great visit. My host was Zach Allen, he's from Georgia like me and we got along real well. I enjoyed everything about it. "Before I left I spoke with coach O'Brien and

Jr Film: DT Deion Roberson -

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the defensive line coach and I committed. I just know that's where I want to go to college after being up there."

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