"I got an offer in the mail yesterday from Tennessee. They text messaged me that morning and told me that it would be in the main that afternoon. I called Coach Luke and spoke to him and Coach Fulmer. They told me I was their number one target at receiver," added Darrius Young.
Where does this put the Vols?
have always been interested in them, but now that they have offered, it puts them
up there with Alabama and Ole Miss."
Are there anymore colleges that
have caught Young's eye?
"I mean, those three are pretty much my top
Which colleges have now offered Darrius?
Miss, Alabama, Tennessee, and Mississippi State."
What does Young
like about Tennessee?
"I can not say because I have not been up there
to see their facilities and all, but you have to love that huge stadium with all
of those fans. I also like the fact that they can run and pass the ball. They
might not throw it every down, but that is ok."
And what stands out
about Ole Miss?
"I like their facilities and academic support building
they are building. I have been up there a lot to Ole Miss. My Uncle goes to school
there. I have pretty much grown up going to Ole Miss. It is like home away from
home. I like their indoor facility too."
facilities are nice and they are building a new freshman dorm and indoor practice
facility. I like their stadium too. They are closing the other end where it will
be even more fans. They are going to have a big stadium too."
has Young visited this Spring?
"I have been to two Ole Miss practices
and their Jr Day. I went to Alabama's A-Day, and I went to MSU's Jr Day."
that Darrius has spoken about Alabama and Ole Miss; what are his thoughts on MSU?
was a nice environment. I like their facilities. Their whole campus is clean.
I can see they have pride in that. I like their coach. I like all of the coaches,
Ole Miss' and Alabama's too. I met Coach Croom. He is a nice guy. But right now,
I am kind of focusing on Alabama, Ole Miss, and Tennessee. I will probably go
to Tennessee to visit their campus some time soon. Probably after Spring training.
When I get done with the combine on the 29th (Nike at LSU) and 30th (Scout at
Darrius will attend the scout combine in Oxford on
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