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Gators, Panthers land top linebackers

Top 150 defensive lineman HREF="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/pros_card.cfm?recruit_id=1468&dbyear=03&sport=football">Derrick Harvey of Greenbelt-Eleanor Roosevelt, Md., has announced for the href="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/searchrecruit.cfm?sport=fo
otball&dbyear=03&school_name=fla">Florida Gators over Maryland, Ohio State and Tennessee.

The href="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/searchrecruit.cfm?sport=fo
otball&dbyear=03&school_name=fsu">Florida State Seminoles have pledged
Top 150 linebacker HREF="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/pros_card.cfm?recruit_id=1269&dbyear=03&sport=football">Rodney Gallon of Tallahassee-Lincoln, Fla., over Auburn, Nebraska and Tennessee. The Seminoles recently gained Top 150 linebackers HREF="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/pros_card.cfm?recruit_id=164&dbyear=03&sport=football">Jae Thaxton of Hartwell-Hart County, Ga., and HREF="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/pros_card.cfm?recruit_id=1464&dbyear=03&sport=football">Lawrence Timmons of Florence-Wilson, SC.

Top 150 offensive lineman HREF="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/pros_card.cfm?recruit_id=552&dbyear=03&sport=football">Calvin Darity of Tallahassee-Lincoln, Fla., picked href="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/searchrecruit.cfm?sport=fo
otball&dbyear=03&school_name=unc">North Carolina over Florida State, LSU, Nebraska and Tennessee.

href="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/searchrecruit.cfm?sport=fo
otball&dbyear=03&school_name=scar">South Carolina has a pledge from Top 150 offensive lineman HREF="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/pros_card.cfm?recruit_id=499&dbyear=03&sport=football">James Thompson of Sumter, SC., over Clemson, Florida State, North Carolina, Maryland and North Carolina State. The Gamecocks also gained receiver HREF="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/pros_card.cfm?recruit_id=954&dbyear=03&sport=football">Tremel Kline of Beaufort-Battery Creek, SC., over Clemson and North Carolina.

Top 150 defensive lineman HREF="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/pros_card.cfm?recruit_id=1995&dbyear=03&sport=football">Olu Hall of Fairfax-Robinson, Va., committed to href="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/searchrecruit.cfm?sport=fo
otball&dbyear=03&school_name=va">Virginia over Ohio State, North Carolina State, Virginia Tech and Purdue. The Cavaliers recently gained defensive lineman HREF="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/pros_card.cfm?recruit_id=2606&dbyear=03&sport=football">Clint Sintim of Woodbridge/Gar-Field, Va., over Virginia Tech, Maryland, Ohio State and Tennessee.

Super Prospect receiver/defensive back HREF="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/pros_card.cfm?recruit_id=985&dbyear=03&sport=football">Devon Lyons of Pittsburgh-Woodland Hills, Pa., announced for the href="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/searchrecruit.cfm?sport=fo
otball&dbyear=03&school_name=osu">Ohio State Buckeyes over Miami-Florida. Among others were Notre Dame, Michigan and Michigan State. The Bucks recently gained linebacker/defensive lineman HREF="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/pros_card.cfm?recruit_id=4221&dbyear=03&sport=football">Curtis Terry of Cleveland-Glenville, Ohio, over Cincinnati and Akron.

The href="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/searchrecruit.cfm?sport=fo
otball&dbyear=03&school_name=tenn">Tennessee Vols pledged Super Prospect
linebacker HREF="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/pros_card.cfm?recruit_id=237&dbyear=03&sport=football">Jerod Mayo of Hampton-Kecoughtan, Va., over North Carolina State, Purdue, Virginia and Virginia Tech. The Vols recently gained defensive back HREF="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/pros_card.cfm?recruit_id=4247&dbyear=03&sport=football">Inquoris Johnson of Atlanta-Crim, Ga., over Mississippi State.

Top 150 linebacker HREF="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/pros_card.cfm?recruit_id=637&dbyear=03&sport=football">Vernon Smith of Fort Lauderdale-Dillard, Fla., picked href="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/searchrecruit.cfm?sport=fo
otball&dbyear=03&school_name=pitt">Pittsburgh.


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*Race For The Finish: Check remaining Top 150 Prospects and Super Prospects. Check out all 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 quarterbacks headed? List.

*Updated 2/2/04: USC, LSU, Michigan, Florida State, Ohio State, Oklahoma, Georgia, Miami-Florida, Texas, Tennessee, Texas A&M and Alabama lead the Early 2004 Top Classes.

*Search the early list of href="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/searchrecruit.cfm?sport=fo
otball&dbyear=03">over 4000 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?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 NJCAA Football All-Americans (Does not include California).

Independents Verbal List

Big Ten Verbal List

href="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/searchrecruit.cfm?sport=fo
otball&dbyear=03&school_name=ind">Indiana pledged linebacker HREF="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/pros_card.cfm?recruit_id=2268&dbyear=03&sport=football">Mike Marvis of Greensburg-Hempfield Area, Pa., who decommitted from Maryland. The Hoosiers recently gained receiver HREF="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/pros_card.cfm?recruit_id=2009&dbyear=03&sport=football">Brian Hare of Arlington Heights-St. Viator, Ill/Pima CC, Ariz., who recently signed with Purdue, but was unable to graduate at mid-year due to delayed paperwork.

Big 12 Verbal List

href="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/searchrecruit.cfm?sport=fo
otball&dbyear=03&school_name=colo">Colorado has a soft pledge from defensive lineman HREF="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/pros_card.cfm?recruit_id=2741&dbyear=03&sport=football">Remi Ayodele of Grand Prairie-South Grand Prairie, Tex/Northeastern Oklahoma A&M, Okla., over Oklahoma and Oklahoma State.

The href="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/searchrecruit.cfm?sport=fo
otball&dbyear=03&school_name=neb">Nebraska Cornhuskers have regained receiver HREF="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/pros_card.cfm?recruit_id=2411&dbyear=03&sport=football">Terrence Nunn of Houston-Cypress Falls, Tex., who decommitted from Wisconsin. Nebraska recently added quarterback HREF="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/pros_card.cfm?recruit_id=4227&dbyear=03&sport=football">Jordan Adams of Santee-West Hills, Cal/Grossmont CC, Cal.

href="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/searchrecruit.cfm?sport=fo
otball&dbyear=03&school_name=iast">Iowa State has a pledge from receiver/defensive back HREF="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/pros_card.cfm?recruit_id=4259&dbyear=03&sport=football">Chris Brown of Gainesville, Tex.

href="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/searchrecruit.cfm?sport=fo
otball&dbyear=03&school_name=ksu">Kansas State added offensive lineman HREF="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/pros_card.cfm?recruit_id=1831&dbyear=03&sport=football">Brad Rooker of Omaha-Millard North, Neb., over Kansas, Wyoming and Iowa State; and defensive lineman HREF="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/pros_card.cfm?recruit_id=4261&dbyear=03&sport=football">Vladimir Faustin of Miami-Pace, Fla. The Wildcats recently gained offensive lineman HREF="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/pros_card.cfm?recruit_id=4134&dbyear=03&sport=football">Justin D'Arcy of Cabrillo CC, Cal; defensive back HREF="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/pros_card.cfm?recruit_id=3180&dbyear=03&sport=football">Surrell Davis of College of San Mateo, Cal; and defensive lineman HREF="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/pros_card.cfm?recruit_id=122&dbyear=03&sport=football">Micah Howeth of Dallas-White, Tex.

Big East Verbal List

href="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/searchrecruit.cfm?sport=fo
otball&dbyear=03&school_name=mifl">Miami-Florida added offensive lineman HREF="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/pros_card.cfm?recruit_id=4248&dbyear=03&sport=football">Josh Kerr of Strongsville, Ohio. The Canes recently gained receiver HREF="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/pros_card.cfm?recruit_id=3827&dbyear=03&sport=football">Khalil Jones of Miami-Northwestern, Fla., over Indiana, Iowa, Pittsburgh and South Florida; and tight end HREF="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/pros_card.cfm?recruit_id=4222&dbyear=03&sport=football">Cedric Hill of Valdosta, Ga.

href="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/searchrecruit.cfm?sport=fo
otball&dbyear=03&school_name=vtec">Virginia Tech gained linebacker/defensive lineman HREF="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/pros_card.cfm?recruit_id=3396&dbyear=03&sport=football">Maurice Reevey of Fork Union MA, Va., over Clemson, Pittsburgh and West Virginia. The Hokies recently gained Super Prospect defensive lineman HREF="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/pros_card.cfm?recruit_id=104&dbyear=03&sport=football">Carl Howard of Aberdeen-Matawan Regional, NJ., over North Carolina State, Rutgers, Maryland, Miami-Florida and Michigan State.

ACC Verbal List

href="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/searchrecruit.cfm?sport=fo
otball&dbyear=03&school_name=md">Maryland has running back HREF="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/pros_card.cfm?recruit_id=4252&dbyear=03&sport=football">Matt Deese of McLeansville-Northeast Guilford, NC and tight end/defensive lineman HREF="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/pros_card.cfm?recruit_id=4257&dbyear=03&sport=football">Jason Goode of Woodlawn, Md., over Boston College and Colorado.

href="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/searchrecruit.cfm?sport=fo
otball&dbyear=03&school_name=ncst">North Carolina State has a pledge from defensive back HREF="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/pros_card.cfm?recruit_id=1849&dbyear=03&sport=football">Jeremy Gray of Opelika, Ala., over Auburn and Mississippi State. The Wolfpack recently gained receiver/defensive back HREF="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/pros_card.cfm?recruit_id=1462&dbyear=03&sport=football">Dajuan Morgan of Riviera Beach-Suncoast, Fla., whose offer/commitment was withdrawn by Ohio State.

SEC Verbal List

href="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/searchrecruit.cfm?sport=fo
otball&dbyear=03&school_name=ole">Mississippi pledged defensive lineman HREF="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/pros_card.cfm?recruit_id=443&dbyear=03&sport=football">Dion Gales of LaPlace-Kennedy, La., over Miami-Florida and LSU; and defensive back HREF="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/pros_card.cfm?recruit_id=1229&dbyear=03&sport=football">Terrell Jackson of Puckett, Miss. Running back HREF="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/pros_card.cfm?recruit_id=1596&dbyear=03&sport=football">Lavarus Giles of Benoit-Brooks, Miss., who decommitted from Mississippi for Alabama, has recommitted to the Rebels.

href="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/searchrecruit.cfm?sport=fo
otball&dbyear=03&school_name=vand">Vanderbilt gained kicker HREF="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/pros_card.cfm?recruit_id=4256&dbyear=03&sport=football">Daniel Lee of Riverside-Park Hill, Mo.

href="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/searchrecruit.cfm?sport=fo
otball&dbyear=03&school_name=aub">Auburn pledged offensive lineman HREF="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/pros_card.cfm?recruit_id=714&dbyear=03&sport=football">John Watts of Russellville, Ala; defensive back/receiver HREF="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/pros_card.cfm?recruit_id=2215&dbyear=03&sport=football">Anthony Campbell of Hialeah, Fla., who decommitted from Mississippi; and offensive lineman HREF="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/pros_card.cfm?recruit_id=1695&dbyear=03&sport=football">Jason Bosley of Huntsville-Grissom, Ala. The Tigers recently gained
linebacker/defensive back HREF="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/pros_card.cfm?recruit_id=1602&dbyear=03&sport=football">Steve Gandy of Waynesboro-Wayne County, Miss; plus defensive linemen HREF="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/pros_card.cfm?recruit_id=4218&dbyear=03&sport=football">Korey Raymond of Reserve-East St. John, La; HREF="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/pros_card.cfm?recruit_id=4219&dbyear=03&sport=football">Tyronne Green of Pensacola-Woodham, Fla; and HREF="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/pros_card.cfm?recruit_id=4220&dbyear=03&sport=football">Chris Browder of Camden-Wilcox Central, Ala/Southwest Mississipi CC, Miss.

href="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/searchrecruit.cfm?sport=fo
otball&dbyear=03&school_name=msst">Mississippi State added linebacker HREF="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/pros_card.cfm?recruit_id=3282&dbyear=03&sport=football">Damien Huren of Southwest Mississippi CC, Miss; and receiver/defensive back HREF="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/pros_card.cfm?recruit_id=4162&dbyear=03&sport=football">Kenny McClellan of Tulsa-Booker T. Washington, Okla.

href="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/searchrecruit.cfm?sport=fo
otball&dbyear=03&school_name=kty">Kentucky snared receiver HREF="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/pros_card.cfm?recruit_id=4294&dbyear=03&sport=football">Aubrey White of Lexington-Henry Clay, Kty., over Mississipi State, Louisville and Cincinnati.

Conf-USA Verbal List

MAC Verbal List

WAC Verbal List

Sun Belt Verbal List

Pac-10 Verbal List

href="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/searchrecruit.cfm?sport=fo
otball&dbyear=03&school_name=orst">Oregon State has pledges from offensive defensive lineman HREF="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/pros_card.cfm?recruit_id=3107&dbyear=03&sport=football">Tavita Thompson of Honolulu-St. Louis, Hawaii, who decommitted from Colorado; and defensive lineman HREF="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/pros_card.cfm?recruit_id=4251&dbyear=03&sport=football">Pernell Booth of Billings-West, Mont. The Beavers recently gained Super Prospect defensive back HREF="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/pros_card.cfm?recruit_id=1736&dbyear=03&sport=football">Bryan Payton of West Covina-South Hill, Cal., who recently decommitted from UCLA.

Mountain West Verbal List

href="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/searchrecruit.cfm?sport=fo
otball&dbyear=03&school_name=utah">Utah has a commitment from receiver HREF="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/pros_card.cfm?recruit_id=3774&dbyear=03&sport=football">Brandon Belvin of Arlington-Bowie, Tex., who decommitted from Syracuse.

href="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/searchrecruit.cfm?sport=fo
otball&dbyear=03&school_name=unlv">UNLV has a commitment from offensive lineman HREF="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/pros_card.cfm?recruit_id=1900&dbyear=03&sport=football">Dejuan Clark of Los Angeles-Fremont, Cal.

Class 2004 Football Database

* Seach the early list of href="http://interact.fansonly.com/recruiting/searchrecruit.cfm?sport=fo
otball&dbyear=03">over 4000 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 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/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.