Weekend UNC Recruit Scoreboard

Inside Carolina tracks the performances of UNC's football recruits each weekend.

  • Brian Anderson - OG/C - Montgomery (Ala.) Catholic
    Record: 8-3
    Result: season complete.
  • Antwuan Branch - RB - Clarksville (Tenn.) Kenwood
    Record: 3-9
    Result: season complete.
    YTD Statistics: 194 rushes for 1,769 yards and 22 touchdowns; 3 receptions for 65 yards and a TD; 2 tackles; 1 punt return for 6 yards.
  • Donte Burton - CB - Lawrenceville (Ga.) Central Gwinnett
    Record: 4-7
    Result: season complete.
    YTD Statistics: 29 tackles (24 solo), an interception, a forced fumble; 1 kick return for 21 yards; 12 punt returns for 79 yards; 2 catches for -2 yards.*
  • Michael Carter - RB - Navarre (Fla.)
    Record: 11-1
    Result: beat Tate, 60-28, in the Regional Semifinals of the FHSAA 6A playoffs.
    Statistics: finished with 337 rushing yards and five touchdowns, which included a 93-yard kick return for a TD. 
    Quotable: "After we lost to Tate last year (in the playoffs), we had a week or two off. But after that, we were right back in the weight room ... I promise," Carter told the Pensacola News Journal. "We've been ready for this moment for a while. Play hard in the regular season, but you live for the playoffs ... that's what they say. We're just excited to move on to the next round."
    -- Pensacola News Journal
    YTD Statistics: 223 rushes for 1,850 yards & 32 TDs; 26 catches for 301 yards & 2 TDs; 7 kick returns for 246 yards & a TD; completed a pass for 63 yards & a TD.*
  • J.T. Cauthen - WR - Waxhaw (N.C.) Cuthbertson
    Record: 6-6
    Result: lost to South Iredell, 31-28, in the first round of the NCHSAA 3AA playoffs.
    Statistics: caught ten passes for 120 yards and a touchdown.
    YTD Statistics:  60 receptions for 858 yards and 9 TDs; 2 tackles; 11 punt returns for 21 yards; 2 kick returns for 35 yards.
  • D.J. Crossen - CB - Greensboro (N.C.) Dudley
    Record: 11-1
    Result: beat Alexander Central, 52-8, in the first round of the NCHSAA 4A playoffs.
    YTD Statistics: 48 tackles (28 solo), 8 pass deflection, and 2 interceptions; 2 punt returns for 82 yards & 2 TDs; 3 receptions for 135 yards and 3 TDs.*
  • A.J. Davis - RB - Lakeland (Fla.)
    Record: 8-3
    Result: lost to Plant, 25-21, in the Regional Semifinals FHSAA Class 7A playoffs.
    Statistics: gave his team a lead with 2:53 left with a 99-yard kickoff return. He also rushed for 58 yards on 18 carries. -- The Ledger
  • Jeremiah Gemmel - LB/RB - Sharpsburg (Ga.) East Coweta
    Record: 8-3
    Result: season complete.
    YTD Statistics: 78 tackles (65 solo), 11 TFL, a sack; 10 rushes for 75 yards and 2 TDs; 3 receptions for 131 yards & 2 TDs; 1 kick return for 4 yards.*
  • Xach Gill - DE - Wake Forest (N.C.)
    Record: 12-0
    Result: beat Panther Creek, 56-0, in the first round of the NCHSAA 4AA playoffs.
    Statistics: made four tackles.
    YTD Statistics: 56 tackles (15 solo), 24 TFL, 10 sack, 16 hurries, and 3 pass deflections.
  • Jalen Holston - RB - Stockbridge (Ga.)
    Record: 12-0
    Result: beat Clarke Central, 37-13, in the second round of the GHSA AAAAA playoffs.
    Statistics: ran back the opening kickoff back for a touchdown. He also kept a drive going with a 30-yard reception on a screen.
    Quotable: “The mindset coming in was to execute,” Holston told the Henry Herald. “We wanted to come out with a bang.”
    -- Henry Herald
    YTD Statistics: 165 rushes for 1,233 yards and 13 TDs; 3 catches for 45 yards and a TD; 2 kick returns for 53 yards.*
  • Devon Hunter - S - Chesapeake (Va.) Indian River
    Record: 7-5
    Result: lost to Hampton, 29-28, in the second round of the VHSL Group 5A playoffs.
    Statistics: scored a pair of touchdowns on rushes for eight and one yard. -- Virginia Pilot
  • Jake Lawler - DE - Charlotte (N.C.) South Mecklenburg
    Record: 6-6
    Result: lost to West Forsyth, 28-25.
    Note: had shoulder surgery on Tuesday and missed the game.
    YTD Statistics: 65 tackles, 10 TFL, 10 sacks, 2 forced fumbles.
  • Travion Leonard - CB - West Palm Beach (Fla.) Oxbridge Academy
    Record: 10-2
    Result: lost to Chaminade-Madonna, 30-13, regional finals of the FHSAA Class 3A playoffs.
  • Marcus McKethan - OT - Barnwell (S.C.)
    Record: 10-1
    Result: beat Garrett Academy Tech, 56-0, in the first round of the SCHSL Class AA playoffs.
  • Jonah Melton - OT - Mebane (N.C.) Eastern Alamance
    Record: 10-2
    Result: beat Nash Central, 35-21, in the first round of the NCHSAA 3A playoffs.
    Note: out for the season with knee injury.
  • Jordon Riley - DT - Durham (N.C.) Riverside
    Record: 4-7
    Result: season complete.
    YTD Statistics: 5 games; 30 tackles (11 solo), including 7.5 for a loss & 3.5 sacks;  1 rush for 4 yards.
  • Malik Robinson - LB - Snellville (Ga.) South Gwinnett
    Record: 8-4
    Result: lost to Westlake, 41-7, in the second round of the GHSA AAAAAAA playoffs.
    Billy Ross - OT - Huntington (W.Va.) 
  • Record: 7-4
    Result: season complete.
  • Caleb Rozar - S - Dickson County (Tenn.)
    Record: 3-7
    Result: season complete.
    YTD Statistics: 32 tackles; 1 kick return for 12 yards; 6 catches for 80 yards.
  • Cesar Ruiz - C - Bradenton (Fla.) IMG Academy
    Record: 11-0
    Result: beat Virginia Beach (Va.) Bishop Sullivan, 16-6.
  • Tre Shaw - CB - Ellenwood (Ga.) Cedar Grove
    Record: 10-2
    Result: beat Jenkins, 28-3, in the second round of the GHSA AAA playoffs.
    Statistics: intercepted a pass. -- Savannah Morning News
  • Tyler Smith - WR - Powder Springs (Ga.) McEachern
    Record: 11-1
    Result: beat Parkview, 47-29, in the second round of the GHSA AAAAAAA playoffs.
    Note: out for the season with knee injury.
    YTD Statistics: 10 catches for 92 yards and 2 TDs; 3 punt returns for 59 yards and a TD.
  • Kelby Wickline - LT - Jones County (Miss.) JC
    Record: 6-3
    Results: season complete.

* = YTD (Year to Date) Statistics don't include the most recent game.


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