Calif. S Makes Impromptu UNC Visit

While accompanying his brother to the Junior Olympics held at North Carolina A&T, Lucky Radley decided to take advantage of the situation and visit a few schools in the area, including North Carolina.

"I was going to take an unofficial to UNC anyway," Radley said. "But I wasn't going to come on this trip – I was going to come later on, right before the season. But I just figured I could knock a few visits out and go see my little brother."

After visiting Clemson Thursday – which resulted in new scholarship offer – Radley contacted UNC about setting up a visit for Friday.

"I've always been interested in UNC," Radley said. "I've always liked them a lot. That's just a team I've been watching growing up."

Since his visit was scheduled at the last minute, Butch Davis and the position coaches weren't on campus, though Radley was able to tour the school with Marcus Berry, UNC's Director of Player Personnel.

"We did everything – watch film, took a tour of the whole school," Radley said. "The facilities are great. The campus was beautiful. I loved everything about the school – it was great."

Before flying home Saturday, Radley visited South Carolina, where he received a USC scholarship offer.

Radley now holds nine scholarship offers. In addition to the two South Carolina schools, he has been offered by Arizona, Colorado State, Eastern Michigan, Iowa State, San Diego State, Utah State, and Western Michigan.

Radley hopes to learn the status of a possible UNC offer within the next two weeks.

"[Berry] said that they haven't offered too many guys and he said of the guys that were offered, mostly all of them committed to somewhere else," Radley said. "So they're going to start offering more guys and he said I should be in that group."

If UNC does offer, Radley says the Tar Heels would definitely make his "short list" and would be one of his "top schools."

"I have family down [near UNC] and also my visit was great," Radley said. "I just like the school and the school has a lot of history. I'm going to major in business and their business [program] is No. 2 in the nation – that's going to be a big factor."

Radley plans to announce his final five schools before his senior football season begins.

"Right now, everyone has a shot," Radley said.

In addition to the three Carolina schools, Radley has visited Colorado, Colorado State, San Diego State, Southern Cal, and UCLA.

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