Make us your home page
Instagram

Get the quickest, smartest news, analysis and photos from the Bucs game emailed to you shortly after the final whistle.

(View our Privacy Policy)

2012 South Florida Bulls football recruiting update

USF

Key losses: DE Patrick Hampton, C Chaz Hine, DT Keith McCaskill, RB Darrell Scott, OG Jeremiah Warren, CB Quenton Washington, S Jerrell Young.

Oral commitments (7):

PLAYER POS HT/WT SCHOOL
Kofi Amichia OL 6-4/263 Powder Springs (Ga.) McEachern
Jarvis McCall DB 6-2/185 Armwood
D'Vario Montgomery WR 6-3/215 Winter Park
Daniel Perry DE 6-7/225 Fort Lauderdale University
Sean Price TE 6-3/235 Citra North Marion
Jalen Spencer DB 6-1/185 Pensacola
LaMarlin Wiggins WR 6-3/195 Plant City
Early enrollees (9)
Chris Bivins DB 5-11/160 Gainesville
Josh Brown DB 6-0/184 Arlington (Texas) Lancaster/Arizona Western
James Hamilton DT 6-2/330 Orlando Olympia
Eric Lee DE 6-3/220 Daphne (Ala.)
Lawrence Martin OL 6-3/307 Daytona Beach Seabreeze/Merced (Calif.)
Chandlor Mathews OL 6-2/279 Bay St. Louis (Miss.) St. Stanislaus/Pearl River
Tevin Mims DE 6-3/240 Round Rock (Texas) Stony Point/Texas/Navarro
Fidel Montgomery DB 6-0/182 Marianna/SW Miss. CC
Alex Mut WR 6-3/190 Punta Gorda Charlotte

Hot prospects: With a big group enrolling this month and a small senior class leaving, USF only has 3-4 scholarships left in play, but it hopes to land QB Chris Moody of McDonough, Ga., who has visits to Vanderbilt and South Carolina remaining. Two possible commitments who have already visited campus are Oakland Park OL Kam Davis and Gainesville LB Tashon Whitehurst, a Syracuse commitment who went to school with early enrollee Chris Bivins. The Bulls might make a scholarship offer to Citra North Marion RB Jamie Gilmore, a teammate of commitment Sean Price who is very interested in USF.

Greg Auman, Times staff writer

2012 South Florida Bulls football recruiting update 01/21/12 [Last modified: Saturday, January 21, 2012 9:41pm]
Photo reprints | Article reprints

© 2017 Tampa Bay Times

    

Join the discussion: Click to view comments, add yours

Loading...
  1. Fennelly: What's not to like about Lightning's start?

    Lightning Strikes

    BRANDON — No one is engraving the Stanley Cup. No one has begun stuffing the league MVP ballot box for Nikita Kucherov.

    The Lightning, with a win tonight, would match the best start in franchise history, 7-1-1 in the 2003-04 Cup season.
  2. Quarterback Jameis Winston will start Sunday for the Bucs

    Bucs

    TAMPA — Jameis Winston hadn't thrown in practice since he injured his right shoulder in Sunday's loss at Arizona, and with that uncertainty, a wide line of TV cameras and reporters' cellphones were all out Friday morning, recording the moment as Winston tested his shoulder with his first throws early in …

    Despite a sore shoulder, Jameis Winston will be making his 38th consecutive start since being drafted first overall in 2015.
  3. Bucs journal: LB Kwon Alexander ready to return from injury

    Bucs

    TAMPA — LB Kwon Alexander, sidelined by a hamstring injury since the second quarter of the Bucs' season opener against Chicago, will finally make a healthy return Sunday against the Bills.

    Linebacker Kwon Alexander needs “to get my stats back up” after being out since the opener.
  4. A rare treat Saturday for Rowdies: a home playoff game

    Soccer

    ST. PETERSBURG — Rowdies fans, set to be rewarded with their first home playoff match in five years, can also take a little credit for it.

    From left, Georgi Hristov, Joe Cole and Marcel Schafer are among the Rowdies’ top scorers.
  5. Why it's too early to give up on the Bucs

    Bucs

    Don't panic. It's not too late for the Bucs.

    Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Jameis Winston (3) and wide receiver Mike Evans (13) celebrate after the defense recovered a fumble during the second half of an NFL game between the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and Arizona Cardinals at University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale, Ariz., on Sunday, Oct. 15, 2017. LOREN ELLIOTT   |   Times