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UNC commits sticking with Tar Heels

Updated: July 31, 2011, 11:25 AM ET
By Dave Hooker
Commitments continued their allegiance to North Carolina despite the sudden firing of coach Butch Davis.

"I do consider myself a UNC commit," offensive lineman John Ferranto from Burlington (N.J.) Township wrote in a Facebook message to ESPN. "I was surprised when I heard the news but I still love UNC. A couple of schools have been emailing me but as of now I am still committed."

Jacksonville (Fla.) Bolles offensive lineman Jon Heck agreed.

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