Here's what he had to say about each of his favorites:
S.C. State: ''It's a comfortable environment. My bother Derek Pooler goes there and he has a chance at the NFL.''
Miami: ''It's a good school education wise, and they're full of talent.''
Tennessee: ''Like Miami, they're full of talent and it's a good school.''
LSU: ''It's close to home in the South, and I want to stay down South.''
Florida: ''They have always had a good team, and a good program.''
Based on early indications, the Hurricanes appear to have the inside track.
Pooler is a teammate of another top 'backer, Lavarus Dollar.
''Were like brothers,'' Pooler said. ''We grew up together, playing right beside each other. I'm behind him, and he's behind me.''
Actually, they're side by side in Dublin's defensive scheme.