Florida RB Cedric Taylor

He is a big, powerful back that caught the eye of the Penn State coaching staff. He likes Penn State's offense very much and hopes to take an official visit to State College this weekend.

Name: Cedric Taylor
Position: RB
Height: 5'9"
Weight: 240 pounds
40-yard dash: 4.5
School: Mandarin High School, Jacksonville, Florida

According to Cedric's head coach, Richard Burnoski, Cedric completed his untimed SAT test this past Saturday.  Cedric and Coach Burnoski are hoping that he will receive a qualifying score on the SAT and visit Penn State this weekend for an official visit.

"He took it and we're waiting on the results," Coach Burnoski said.  "We mailed it off on Monday, so we should have the results tomorrow or Thursday."

How does he feel he did on the test?

"He felt good about it."

Penn State's current level of interest in Cedric is unclear.

Has Coach Burnoski been in contact with Penn State recently?

"I called [Tuesday], and Jay Paterno's supposed to call me in the morning.  He actually tried me back [Tuesday] and I got a voice-mail from him."

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