Isaiah Thomas Vitals:
Offers: Wake and UNC
Receiving Letters From: MD (scheduled to visit next weekend), ND, UVa, VaT, NCSU, Aub, Oregon, Colorado, UCLA
Recruiting Hardest: NCSU
Inside Carolina: Isaiah, how did you enjoy the Nike Camp?
Isaiah Thomas: It was a real learning experience.
IC: How did you like the UNC campus?
Isaiah: It is a beautiful campus. I really liked it.
IC: Was it your first visit to Chapel Hill?
Isaiah: No. I was in Chapel Hill for Junior Day and I attended a couple of football games last year.
IC: Which games did you see?
Isaiah: I saw the FSU game and the Wake game.
IC: How do you like the facilities and stadium at UNC?
Isaiah: Really nice.
IC: Which teams do you like the best?
Isaiah: I'm really wide open right now. I want to see who will be interested in me before I start trying to narrow it down.
IC: Which camps are you planning to attend this year?
Isaiah: I plan to go to a lot of camps. I will go to the UNC, UVa, and NCSU camps for sure. I will probably go to some one-day camps as well.
IC: What did you like about the UNC football team when you saw them play?
Isaiah: I liked their defense.
IC: Would you rather play offense or defense?
Isaiah: Mmm, I'd rather play defense but it is not crucial if a team wants me for offense.
IC: Did you have a favorite team growing up?
Isaiah: I've always liked the University of Miami.
IC: Have they written you?
Isaiah: No they have not.
IC: Did you have a favorite player?
Isaiah: I have always liked Warren Sapp.
IC: Did you attend any camps last year?
Isaiah: I went to the Clemson camp.
IC: What are you looking for in a school?
Isaiah: Mainly I want to go someplace where I have a good relationship with the coaching staff and the players.
IC: Is distance away from home a factor for you?
Isaiah: No, not really.
IC: How about early playing time? Is that important to you?
Isaiah: It helps but it is not essential.
IC: Have you met any of the UNC staff?
Isaiah: I've met Coach Bunting and Coach Webster.
IC: Is Coach Webster your primary recruiter?
IC: Has your coach given you any advice about recruiting?
Isaiah: He said that I should wait and take some time to look around.
IC: When do you think that you might decide?
Isaiah: Probably at mid-season or maybe at the end of the season.
IC: Do you have any family or friends that have played college football?
Isaiah: I have two ex-teammates that are playing. Russell Bonham plays for MD and Jerome Scales plays for Wake Forest.
IC: Thank you for talking with us Isaiah.