Preseason Depth Chart

North Carolina has released its 2008 preseason depth chart. Check out the two-deep heading into practice, which begins this Friday.

OFFENSE

Left Tackle
72 - Kyle Jolly (6-6, 300, Jr., Powhatan, Va.)
71 - Carl Gaskins (6-5, 295, Fr.*, Melbourne, Fla.)

Left Guard
76 - Bryon Bishop (6-4, 310, Sr., Union, S.C.) OR
70 - Alan Pelc (6-6, 325, So., Houston, Texas)

Center
73 - Aaron Stahl (6-3, 290, Jr., Venice, Fla.) OR
69 - Lowell Dyer (6-4, 290, Jr., Durham, N.C.)

Right Guard
79 - Calvin Darity (6-3, 310, Sr., Tallahassee, Fla.)
77 - Kevin Bryant (6-7, 340, Fr.*, Lauderdale Lakes, Fla.)

Right Tackle
75 - Garrett Reynolds (6-7, 310, Sr., Knoxville, Tenn.)
66 - Mike Ingersoll (6-5, 300, So., Mint Hill, N.C.)

Tight End
89 - Richard Quinn (6-4, 260, Sr., Maple Heights, Ohio)
OR
17 - Zack Pianalto (6-4, 250, So., Springdale, Ark.)

Quarterback
13 - T.J. Yates (6-3, 215, So., Marietta, Ga.)
7 - Mike Paulus (6-5, 215, Fr.*, Syracuse, N.Y.) OR
11 - Cameron Sexton (6-1, 190, Jr., Laurinburg, N.C.)

Fullback
4 - Bobby Rome (5-11, 245, Jr., Norfolk, Va.) OR
6 - Anthony Elzy (5-10, 205, So., Warren, Ohio)

Tailback
8 - Greg Little (6-3, 220, So., Durham, N.C.)
32 - Ryan Houston (6-2, 250, So., Matthews, N.C.) OR
45 - Devon Ramsay (6-2, 240, Fr.*, Red Bank, N.J.)

Wide Receiver
88 - Hakeem Nicks (6-1, 210, Jr., Charlotte, N.C.)
3 - Kenton Thornton (6-5, 230, Jr., Dallas, Texas)

Wide Receiver
87 - Brandon Tate (6-1, 195, Sr., Burlington, N.C.)
1 - Brooks Foster (6-3, 205, Sr., Boiling Springs, S.C.)

DEFENSE

Left End
95 - Greg Elleby (6-5, 290, So., Tabor City, N.C.) OR
98 - Darrius Massenburg (6-4, 300, So., Roanoke Rapids,
N.C.)

Defensive Tackle
97 - Aleric Mullins (6-3, 300, Jr., Caruthersville, Mo.) OR
93 - Cam Thomas (6-4, 330, Jr., Eagle Springs, N.C.)

Defensive Tackle
9 - Marvin Austin (6-3, 300, So., Washington, D.C.)
91 - Tydreke Powell (6-3, 300, Fr.*, Ahoskie, N.C.)

Right End
92 - E.J. Wilson (6-2, 280, Jr., Emporia, Va.)
40 - Darius Powell (6-3, 225 So., Waldorf, Md.)

Will Linebacker
52 - Quan Sturdivant (6-2, 235, So., Oakboro, N.C.)
36 - Kennedy Tinsley (6-0, 220, Jr., Greensboro, N.C.)

Mike Linebacker
41 - Mark Paschal (6-0, 230, Sr., Charlotte, N.C.)
49 - Ryan Taylor (6-3, 240, Jr., Winston-Salem, N.C.)

Sam Linebacker
44 - Chase Rice (6-3, 220, Sr., Asheville, N.C.) OR
54 - Bruce Carter (6-3, 230, So., Havelock, N.C.)

Cornerback
12 - Charles Brown (5-10, 200, So., Maple Heights,
Ohio) OR
26 - Richie Rich (5-9, 190, Jr., Marietta, Ga.)

Strong Safety
31 - Trimane Goddard (5-11, 200, Sr., Robersonville,
N.C.)
21 - Da'Norris Searcy (6-0, 200, So., Decatur, Ga.)

Free Safety
27 - Deunta Williams (6-2, 205, So., Jacksonville, Fla.)
38 - Melvin Williams (6-0, 195, Jr., Lebanon, Tenn.) OR
25 - Matt Merletti (5-11, 200, So., Cleveland, Ohio)

Cornerback
16 - Kendric Burney (5-9, 185, So., Jacksonville, N.C.)
OR
23 - Jordan Hemby (5-10, 185, Jr., Morganton, N.C.) OR
34 - Johnny White (5-10, 205, So., Asheville, N.C.)

SPECIAL TEAMS

Place-kicker
18 - Jay Wooten (6-3, 185, Fr.*, Laurinburg, N.C.)

Kickoffs
18 - Jay Wooten (6-3, 185, Fr.*, Laurinburg, N.C.)

Punter
19 - Terrence Brown (6-3, 190, Sr., Fresno, Calif.)
17 - Grant Schallock (6-7, 225, So., Webster, N.C.)

Deep Snapper
83 - Trevor Stuart (6-3, 250, So., Sugar Land, Texas)
66 - Lowell Dyer (6-4, 290, Jr., Durham, N.C.)

Kickoff Return
87 - Brandon Tate (6-1, 195, Sr., Burlington, N.C.)
88 - Hakeem Nicks (6-1, 210, Jr., Charlotte, N.C.)

Punt Return
87 - Brandon Tate (6-1, 195, Sr., Burlington, N.C.)

NOTE: incoming 2008 freshmen are not included in the preseason depth chart.


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