News & Notes From Nike (Part I)

DeaconSports had all-access to Saturday's Nike Camp in Blacksburg, Virginia. With that, DeaconSports spoke took tons of photos of many of the nation's top prospects and spoke with many of the top rising juniors and seniors in the region. The following story contains some notes from Saturday's camp.

* The turnout for the Nike Camp on Saturday was very good for both players and coaches. Over 250 prospects actually attended the camp while coaches from throughout the nation attended.

* Some of the schools represented at the Nike Camp on Saturday included Wake Forest, Virginia Tech, UCLA, Michigan, Marshall, Notre Dame, and many more.

* Several prospects expected to show did not including Andrew Johnson, Brandon Ore, and Robert Ayers. Other top Virginia prospects not showing included Deep Creek's Jamaal Jackson and Antwain Carey.

* The fastest 40 time of the day belonged to Westfield's Eddie Royal. On a wet surface, Royal, who lists Wake, ran a 4.37.

More times and results will be posted in the coming days.


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