Reports: Lionel Green to UNC

Lionel Green, a 6-1, 185 pound junior college defensive back, has committed to North Carolina according to reports. Green is a five-star recruit according to <i> </i>.

Lionel Green, one of the top junior college defensive backs has verbally committed to North Carolina according to

Named a JC Gridwire All-American, the Reedley Community College cornerback recorded five interceptions last year for Reedley Community College and blocked six kicks on special teams this year.

Green choose UNC over offers from South Carolina, Tennessee, Nebraska, Missouri, and Texas Tech.

Green visited North Carolina early in the process, and the impression made by Chapel Hill, and the coaches and players at UNC made a lasting impression.

"If I really like a school and feel really comfortable then that is what it will take to top what North Carolina offered. It will really take a lot," Green told Inside Carolina after his visit,"I just liked everything. I thought it was a good place. It was nice. The [other recruits] said it was nicer than some of the other schools they had visited already."

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