Mike Paulus, QB, 6-5, 208, SYRACUSE (CHRISTIAN BROTHERS ACADEMY), NEW YORK:
JH: How is your season going?
MP: "We lost two weekends ago, so we are out of the playoffs."
JH: What were your final stats?
MP: "I ended up with 2,324 yards and 23 TDs and seven picks. Last year I had 2,000, so things went pretty well. We played 12 games last year and eight this year."
JH: You are currently committed to North Carolina, but they are going through a coaching change. Are you considering Oklahoma or any other programs at this point?
MP: "I talked to coach Heupel last week and I told him that I wanted to meet with the new coach at North Carolina when they sign him. I want to make that my official. And if I don't like what I see or hear, I told coach Heupel that Oklahoma would be my first trip out."
JH: How disappointed were you in the firing of John Bunting at North Carolina?
MP: "I am disappointed, but I am more focused on the assistant coaches and what they are going to do with them. I am interested in seeing what happens to Frank Cignetti (offensive coordinator). I hear that Butch Davis is going to get it, and I am very excited about that. At least that is what the press is saying around here."
JH: If it is Davis are you going to stick with North Carolina?
MP: "I will just wait and see what he is going to do, and who he or whoever brings in."
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