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I spent some time working the phones today to see if anything was going to move on the recruiting front. UNT could use some good news right now (the “Mean Green Morale collapse watch” is still on after a brutal few weeks). I did come up with some promising tidbits from a few recruits, but UNT did not land a commitment today after five players visited campus over the weekend. Louisiana DB Jermaine Antoine, maybe the best recruit on UNT’s board; Louisiana DE Claude George and South Garland DT Charles Walker joined UNT commits WR Turner Smiley and Keller OL Cody Nelson in UNT’s visit group. Walker is a new name at a position of need and is the closest of the three non-committed players to going with UNT. He is has good size at 6-4, 280, and also has an offer from Texas State. I am going to try to run him down tomorrow. Read more: http://meangreenblog.dentonrc.com/2012/12/sunday-night-recruiting-roundup.html/
I usually don’t mention every time a break does not go UNT’s way in football recruiting, but it does seem worth posting that Red Oak tight end Jeremiah Gaines committed to another school today. Gaines is headed to SMU, a school for which most UNT fans have a deep hatred. I thought UNT might have a chance when Gaines cut his list of schools he was still considering to six and UNT made it. He spent a lot of time talking with Dan McCarney after UNT’s Friday Night Lights camp. Gaines also came by practice this spring with his family. Read more: http://meangreenblog.dentonrc.com/2012/07/tough-break-for-unt-jeremiah-gaines-commits-to-smu.html/