Inside Carolina spoke with All-American Linebacker A. J. Nicholson. A. J. told IC that he would probably cancel his Notre Dame visit due to not being contacted (currently scheduled for 11/3).
A. J. Nicholson attended the TN/LSU game in Knoxville Saturday on the 22nd. His favorite seven are UGA, TN, FSU, MIA, UNC, TX., and SCAR.
He has official visits scheduled for ND (11/3 tentative), TX (11/10), MIA (12/15), and FSU (1/10). Nicholson is trying to set a visit to UNC on 1/24. If the ND visit is canceled, he does not know which school will take its place.
A. J. said that he thought Carolina was having a good year and that it was due in large part to the new coaching staff. A. J. has already attended the UNC/FSU game.
AJ Nicholson (6-2, 228, 4.6, NC) - AJ's father, Darrell, played for Carolina during the Crum era (also as a linebacker). AJ's favorite team growing up was Carolina and has stated that it has always been his dream to play for UNC. Committed to UNC very early this summer, but decided to he wanted to take some other visits. Last season, for Winston-Salem, Mt. Tabor, he had 160 total tackles, 20 tackles for loss, 5 sacks and 4 forced fumbles. AJ is considered one of the top two prospects in NC and among the top 5 LBs in the nation.