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2006 Depth Chart
With both starting kicker and punter graduating in the next two years, his department needs to be addressed with the 2007 recruiting class.
UNC landed their number one target -- Jay Wooten. A strong legged kicker, Wooten
will come in as a punter and kickoff specialist, but could eventually hold field
Jay Wooten 6'3" 170 lbs. 5.00
Laurinburg (N.C.) Scotland County High School
A few weeks after LSU offered, Wooten received a UNC scholarship offer. The
UNC coaching staff said they needed an answer quickly, and Wooten verbally
committed a few days later.
With his strong leg, Wooten could hold down any
A starter since his freshman year, Wooten converted 8-of-13 field goals during
his junior season. He also kicked 70-percent of his kickoffs for touchbacks.
In his first year punting, he landed 19 inside the 20-yard line.