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Gators land top offensive lineman

Super Prospect offensive lineman HREF="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/pros_card.cfm?recruit_id=929&d
byear=03&sport=football">Phil Trautwein of Voorhees-Eastern
Regional, NJ., pledged to the href="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/searchrecruit.cfm?sport=fo
otball&dbyear=03&school_name=fla">Florida Gators over Virginia,
Boston College, Michigan State and Tennessee, among many others. The Gators
recently gained Top 150 linebacker HREF="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/pros_card.cfm?recruit_id=633&d
byear=03&sport=football">Brandon Siler of Orlando-Evans, Fla., over
Tennesse and Maryland, among many others.

href="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/searchrecruit.cfm?sport=fo
otball&dbyear=03&school_name=rutu">Rutgers has a commitment from
Super Prospect offensive lineman HREF="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/pros_card.cfm?recruit_id=841&d
byear=03&sport=football">Jeremy Zuttah of Edison-JP Stevens, NJ.,
over Pittsburgh, Ohio State, Maryland and Iowa. The Scarlet Knights recently
gained running back HREF="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/pros_card.cfm?recruit_id=1179&
dbyear=03&sport=football">Jean Beljour of Hackensack, NJ., over
Syracuse and UConn; and offensive lineman HREF="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/pros_card.cfm?recruit_id=585&d
byear=03&sport=football">Cory Hyman of Fort Lauderdale-North
Lauderdale Academy, Fla.

The href="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/searchrecruit.cfm?sport=fo
otball&dbyear=03&school_name=okla">Oklahoma Sooners have pledged Top
150 defensive back HREF="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/pros_card.cfm?recruit_id=273&d
byear=03&sport=football">Marcus Walker of Waco, Tex., over Florida
State, LSU, Arkansas and Texas A&M.

Super Prospect defensive lineman HREF="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/pros_card.cfm?recruit_id=1102&
dbyear=03&sport=football">Xavier Mitchell of Long Beach, Miss.,
decided on href="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/searchrecruit.cfm?sport=fo
otball&dbyear=03&school_name=tenn">Tennessee over Mississippi. Among
many others were Arizona State, LSU and Southern Mississippi.

HREF="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/pros_card.cfm?recruit_id=2595&
dbyear=03&sport=football">Andrew Pettes, a Super Prospect tight end
from Phoenix-Moon Valley, Ariz., has committed to href="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/searchrecruit.cfm?sport=fo
otball&dbyear=03&school_name=asu">Arizona State over Oregon and
Washington State. The Sun Devils recently gained the nation's top tight end,
HREF="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/pros_card.cfm?recruit_id=140&d
byear=03&sport=football">Zach Miller of Phoenix-Desert Vista, Ariz.,
over Miami-Florida, Oklahoma, Tennessee and UCLA, among many others.


More Football News

*UPDATED 1/21/04: USC, LSU, Michigan, Ohio State, Oklahoma, Texas,
Miami-Florida, Georgia, Maryland, Florida, PSU, Oregon, Alabama, Texas A&M
and Washington lead the href="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/football.cfm">Early 2004 Top
Classes.

*Search the early list of href="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/searchrecruit.cfm?sport=fo
otball&dbyear=03">over 3500 Prospects, href="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/searchrecruit.cfm?sport=fo
otball&dbyear=03&status=v">Commitments and href="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/searchrecruit.cfm?sport=fo
otball&dbyear=03&status=s">Signings for your favorite href="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/conferences.cfm?sport=foot
ball&dbyear=03">Schools and Conferences. Football Signing Periods:
Midyear JC/Prep Transfers (Dec. 17-Jan. 15) and Regular (Feb. 4-Apr. 1).

*Check out the href="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/searchrecruit.cfm?sport=fo
otball&dbyear=03&hodge_flag=Y">Top 150 Prospects and href="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/searchrecruit.cfm?region=a
ll&name=&lastname=&firstname=&school_name=&signing_conference=any&height
=all&weight=all&speed_40=all&keyword=&status=all&hodge_flag=N&super_flag
=Y&gridiron_flag=N&order=status&startpos=1&sport=football&dbyear=03&stat
e=all">Super Prospects. Where are the top Class 2004 running backs
headed? List.

*Check out the href="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/searchrecruit.cfm?region=a
ll&order=lastname&name=&lastname=&firstname=&school_name=&signing_confer
ence=any&height=all&weight=all&speed_40=all&keyword=&status=all&hodge_fl
ag=N&super_flag=N&gridiron_flag=Y&order=lastname&startpos=1&sport=footba
ll&dbyear=03&state=all&recruitusa_flag=">Class 2004 Junior College
Prospects. Search the href="http://www.njcaa.org/sports.cfm?sid=11&divid=0&gender=m&slid=5&menu=5"
>NJCAA Football All-Americans (Does not include California).

href="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/searchrecruit.cfm?sport=footba
ll&dbyear=03&signing_conference=indp">Independents Verbal List

href="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/searchrecruit.cfm?sport=footba
ll&dbyear=03&signing_conference=indp">Independents Verbal List

Top 150 running back HREF="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/pros_card.cfm?recruit_id=139&d
byear=03&sport=football">Darius Walker of Buford, Ga., has announced
for the href="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/searchrecruit.cfm?sport=fo
otball&dbyear=03&school_name=nd">Notre Dame Fighting Irish over
Alabama, Stanford, Ohio State and Arkansas. He rushed for 2406 yards and 46
touchdowns as a senior. Notre Dame recently gained quarterback HREF="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/pros_card.cfm?recruit_id=1578&
dbyear=03&sport=football">David Wolke of Smyrna, Tenn., over
interest from Kentucky, Wake Forest, Syracuse, Wisconsin, Boise State,
Nebraska and Vanderbilt.

href="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/searchrecruit.cfm?sport=footba
ll&dbyear=03&signing_conference=bg10">Big Ten Verbal List

Receiver HREF="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/pros_card.cfm?recruit_id=1012&
dbyear=03&sport=football">Miles Williams of Youngstown-Fitch, Ohio,
decommitted from Ohio State to href="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/searchrecruit.cfm?sport=fo
otball&dbyear=03&school_name=msu">Michigan State.

The href="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/searchrecruit.cfm?sport=fo
otball&dbyear=03&school_name=minn">Minnesota Gophers have pledged
linebacker HREF="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/pros_card.cfm?recruit_id=3639&
dbyear=03&sport=football">Lester Graham of Fort Pierce-John Carroll,
Fla., over Kansas State, Iowa and East Carolina.

href="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/searchrecruit.cfm?sport=footba
ll&dbyear=03&signing_conference=big12">Big 12 Verbal List

href="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/searchrecruit.cfm?sport=fo
otball&dbyear=03&school_name=text">Texas Tech has pledged defensive
back HREF="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/pros_card.cfm?recruit_id=3628&
dbyear=03&sport=football">Anthony Hines of Denison, Tex.

href="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/searchrecruit.cfm?sport=fo
otball&dbyear=03&school_name=bay">Baylor added defensive back HREF="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/pros_card.cfm?recruit_id=3625&
dbyear=03&sport=football">Anthony McDonald of Copperas Cove, Tex.

href="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/searchrecruit.cfm?sport=footba
ll&dbyear=03&signing_conference=bige">Big East Verbal List

href="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/searchrecruit.cfm?sport=footba
ll&dbyear=03&signing_conference=acc">ACC Verbal List

href="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/searchrecruit.cfm?sport=fo
otball&dbyear=03&school_name=md">Maryland has a commitment from
offensive lineman HREF="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/pros_card.cfm?recruit_id=2199&
dbyear=03&sport=football">Jamie Thomas of Harrisburg-Bishop
McDevitt, Pa., over Notre Dame and Tennessee.

href="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/searchrecruit.cfm?sport=fo
otball&dbyear=03&school_name=unc">North Carolina snared offensive
lineman HREF="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/pros_card.cfm?recruit_id=526&d
byear=03&sport=football">Thomas Nyaoga of Arlington-Mansfield
Summit, Tex., over Colorado.

href="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/searchrecruit.cfm?sport=fo
otball&dbyear=03&school_name=duke">Duke pledged receiver HREF="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/pros_card.cfm?recruit_id=1270&
dbyear=03&sport=football">Jomar Wright of Duncan-Byrnes, SC., over
Kentucky and Wake Forest.

href="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/searchrecruit.cfm?sport=fo
otball&dbyear=03&school_name=geot">Georgia Tech pledged running back
defensive back HREF="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/pros_card.cfm?recruit_id=3638&
dbyear=03&sport=football">Drew Gause of Spring, Tex; and defensive
back HREF="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/pros_card.cfm?recruit_id=3626&
dbyear=03&sport=football">Djay Jones of Kingsland-Camden County, Ga.
The Yellow Jackets recently gained offensive lineman HREF="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/pros_card.cfm?recruit_id=3549&
dbyear=03&sport=football">Kieran Delaney of Avon-Old Farms, Conn;
and tight end HREF="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/pros_card.cfm?recruit_id=3543&
dbyear=03&sport=football">Jonathan Morrison of Marietta, Ga.

href="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/searchrecruit.cfm?sport=footba
ll&dbyear=03&signing_conference=sec">SEC Verbal List

href="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/searchrecruit.cfm?sport=fo
otball&dbyear=03&school_name=scar">South Carolina has quarterback HREF="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/pros_card.cfm?recruit_id=1573&
dbyear=03&sport=football">Antonio Heffner of Memphis-Melrose, Tenn.,
over Kentucky, Louisville and Memphis; and running back HREF="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/pros_card.cfm?recruit_id=2311&
dbyear=03&sport=football">Antonio Lamar of Snellville-Brookwod, Ga.,
over Maryland and Mississippi State. The Gamecocks recently gained offensive
lineman HREF="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/pros_card.cfm?recruit_id=575&d
byear=03&sport=football">Josh Winchell of Southhaven, Miss., over
Memphis, Mississippi, Nebraska, Michigan and Mississippi State; and running
back/defensive back HREF="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/pros_card.cfm?recruit_id=750&d
byear=03&sport=football">Albert Ashcraft of Monroe, NC., over
Clemson.

href="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/searchrecruit.cfm?sport=fo
otball&dbyear=03&school_name=msst">Mississippi State pledged running
back HREF="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/pros_card.cfm?recruit_id=717&d
byear=03&sport=football">Brandon Thornton of Homewood, Ala., over
UAB.

href="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/searchrecruit.cfm?sport=fo
otball&dbyear=03&school_name=vand">Vanderbilt has pledged defensive
lineman HREF="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/pros_card.cfm?recruit_id=3624&
dbyear=03&sport=football">Theo Horrocks of Fayetteville-Lincoln
County, Tenn. The Commodores recently gained running back HREF="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/pros_card.cfm?recruit_id=3547&
dbyear=03&sport=football">Zach Logan of Wilson-Rivercrest, Ark.,
over Arkansas, Memphis and Arkansas State.

href="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/searchrecruit.cfm?sport=footba
ll&dbyear=03&signing_conference=usa">Conf-USA Verbal List

Running back HREF="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/pros_card.cfm?recruit_id=3627&
dbyear=03&sport=football">George Stripling of Jacksonville-Jackson,
Fla., and defensive lineman HREF="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/pros_card.cfm?recruit_id=2521&
dbyear=03&sport=football">Adrian Grady of Douglas-Coffee County,
Ga., have announced for href="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/searchrecruit.cfm?sport=fo
otball&dbyear=03&school_name=lou">Louisville. The Cards recently
gained Top 150 quarterback HREF="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/pros_card.cfm?recruit_id=54&db
year=03&sport=football">Brian Brohm of Louisville-Trinity, Kty.,
over Kentucky, Tennessee and Notre Dame href="http://proxy.espn.go.com/chat/chatESPN?event_id=4630">ESPN Brohm
Chat; defensive linemen HREF="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/pros_card.cfm?recruit_id=3589&
dbyear=03&sport=football">Brandon Cox of Atlanta-Douglass, Ga; and
HREF="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/pros_card.cfm?recruit_id=3590&
dbyear=03&sport=football">Devin Shivers of Monroe-George Walton
Academy, Ga.

Tight end HREF="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/pros_card.cfm?recruit_id=630&d
byear=03&sport=football">Craig Gelhardt of Tallahassee-Lincoln,
Fla., is among six recent commitments for href="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/searchrecruit.cfm?sport=fo
otball&dbyear=03&school_name=tul">Tulane.

href="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/searchrecruit.cfm?sport=footba
ll&dbyear=03&signing_conference=mac">MAC Verbal List

href="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/searchrecruit.cfm?sport=fo
otball&dbyear=03&school_name=mars">Marshall pledged kicker/punter HREF="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/pros_card.cfm?recruit_id=3631&
dbyear=03&sport=football">Marty Biagi of Shelbyville-Shelby County,
Kty.

href="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/searchrecruit.cfm?sport=footba
ll&dbyear=03&signing_conference=wac">WAC Verbal List

href="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/searchrecruit.cfm?sport=footba
ll&dbyear=03&signing_conference=sunb">Sun Belt Verbal List

href="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/searchrecruit.cfm?sport=footba
ll&dbyear=03&signing_conference=pac">Pac-10 Verbal List

The href="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/searchrecruit.cfm?sport=fo
otball&dbyear=03&school_name=ucla">UCLA Bruins pledged defensive
back HREF="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/pros_card.cfm?recruit_id=3630&
dbyear=03&sport=football">Mike Norris of Oakland-Skyline, Cal., over
Arizona State, Oregon, Washington State and UNLV. The Bruins recently gained
running back HREF="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/pros_card.cfm?recruit_id=1966&
dbyear=03&sport=football">Chris Markey of New Orleans-Jesuit, La.,
who rushed for 2860 yards and 45 touchdowns as a senior.

href="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/searchrecruit.cfm?sport=footba
ll&dbyear=03&signing_conference=mwc">Mountain West Verbal List

Class 2004 Football Database

* Seach the early list of href="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/searchrecruit.cfm?sport=fo
otball&dbyear=03">over 3500 Prospects.

* Search the database to find href="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/searchrecruit.cfm?sport=fo
otball&dbyear=03&status=v">Commitments and href="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/searchrecruit.cfm?sport=fo
otball&dbyear=03&status=s">Signings for your favorite href="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/conferences.cfm?sport=foot
ball&dbyear=03">Schools and Conferences.

*Football Signing Periods: Midyear JC Transfers (Dec. 17-Jan. 15) and
Regular (Feb. 4-Apr. 1).

* Check out the database for prospects in your href="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/search.cfm?sport=football&dbye
ar=03">Home State

* Lists of href="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/searchrecruit.cfm?sport=fo
otball&dbyear=03&hodge_flag=Y">Top 150 Prospects/ href="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/searchrecruit.cfm?region=a
ll&name=&lastname=&firstname=&school_name=&signing_conference=any&height
=all&weight=all&speed_40=all&keyword=&status=all&hodge_flag=N&super_flag
=Y&gridiron_flag=N&order=status&startpos=1&sport=football&dbyear=03&stat
e=all">Super Prospects:

Top 150: QB | RB | WR | TE | OL | DL | LB | DB.

Super Prospects: QB | RB | WR | TE | OL | DL | LB | DB.

Football Commitments/Signings:

OCSN: Main
Recruiting Page
.

Class 2005: href="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/searchrecruit.cfm?sport=fo
otball&dbyear=04">Database

Class 2004: href="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/searchrecruit.cfm?sport=fo
otball&dbyear=03">Database/ href="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/searchrecruit.cfm?sport=fo
otball&dbyear=03&hodge_flag=Y">Top Prospects/ href="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/conferences.cfm?sport=foot
ball&dbyear=03">Conference/ href="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/football.cfm">Early Top
Classes.

Class 2003: href="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/searchrecruit.cfm?sport=fo
otball&dbyear=02">Database/ href="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/searchrecruit.cfm?sport=fo
otball&dbyear=02&hodge_flag=Y">Top Prospects/ href="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/conferences.cfm?sport=foot
ball&dbyear=02">Conference/ href="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/football.cfm">Top
Classes.

Class 2002: href="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/searchrecruit.cfm?sport=fo
otball&dbyear=01">Database/ href="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/searchrecruit.cfm?sport=fo
otball&dbyear=01&hodge_flag=Y">Top Prospects/ href="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/conferences.cfm?sport=foot
ball&dbyear=01">Conference/ href="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/column_archive_display.cfm
?hodge_id=962">Top Classes.

Class 2001: href="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/search.cfm?sport=football&
dbyear=00">Database/ href="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/searchrecruit.cfm?sport=fo
otball&dbyear=00&hodge_flag=Y">Top Prospects/ href="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/conferences.cfm?sport=foot
ball&dbyear=00">Conference/ href="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/column_archive_display.cfm
?hodge_id=612">Top Classes.

Class 2000: href="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/search.cfm?sport=football&
dbyear=99">Database/ href="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/searchrecruit.cfm?sport=fo
otball&dbyear=99&hodge_flag=Y">Top Prospects/ href="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/column_archive_display.cfm
?hodge_id=548">Top Classes.

Class 1999: href="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/search.cfm?sport=football&
dbyear=98">Database/ href="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/searchrecruit.cfm?sport=fo
otball&dbyear=98&hodge_flag=Y">Top Prospects/ href="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/column_archive_display.cfm
?hodge_id=550">Top Classes.

Class 1998: href="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/archive/98football_signing
s.cfm?sport=football">Database.

Class 1997: href="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/archive/97football_signing
s.cfm?sport=football">Database.

Bill Hodge is the executive editor and director of recruiting
coverage at CollegeSports.com. For daily columns on prospects,
commitments and signings, plus databases, go to href="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting">CollegeSports.com's
Recruiting Page.