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Central Florida Knights football recruiting update


Key losses: WR Rocky Ross, S Michael Greco, QB Brett Hodges, LB Cory Hogue, DE Jarvis Geathers, C Ian Bustillo

Oral commitments (16)

Player Pos. Ht./Wt. High School
Blake Bortles QB 6-4/230 Oviedo
Quenton Brown DE 6-3/215 Tucker (Ga.)
Woodley Cadet DB 6-2/200 Seminole Ridge
Davious Chestnut DB 6-3/185 Hemingway (S.C.) Carver's Bay
Clayton Geathers DB 6-1/190 Hemingway (S.C.) Carver's Bay
Tony Jacob OL 6-8/310 Atlanta Westlake
Jammal McClain DB 5-10/175 Miami Central
Jordan McCray OL 6-4/290 Miami Southridge
Justin McCray OL 6-4/290 Miami Southridge
Cody Ralston LB 6-2/196 Calhoun (Ga.)
Joshua Reese WR 6-1/182 Miami Central
Andrew Rice DT 6-2/280 Lake Mary
Tommy Sanders OLB 6-1/ 190 Cordele (Ga.) Crisp County
Zach Soto OT 6-6/265 Miami Monsignor Pace
Glen Stanley LB 6-2/245 Eastern Arizona J.C. (already signed)
Justin Tukes TE 6-5/225 Sylvester (Ga.) Worth County
Early enrollees (5)
E.J. Dunston DT 6-2/308 Orlando Edgewater
Jeffrey Godfrey QB 5-11/167 Miami Central
Perry Meiklejohn OL 6-3/325 Miami Westminster Christian
Jordan Ozerities DB 5-10/185 Mount Dora
Cornelius Whitehead WR 6-1/165 Mount Dora

Hot prospects: Hodges led the Knights in passing with 2,438 yards, 17 touchdowns and 13 interceptions. Ross was second in receiving with 41 catches for 461 yards and three TDs. To strengthen the air game, UCF added oral commitments from the Miami Central trio of Godfrey, Reese and McClain. Godfrey set the Miami-Dade County career passing mark with 7,251 yards. He guided Central (12-2) to a Class 6A state semifinal berth. Reese, a four-star recruit, was his top target (40 catches, 824 yards, 8 TDs) last season. McClain made a big impact in his only season at Central.

Izzy Gould, Times staff writer

Central Florida Knights football recruiting update 01/16/10 [Last modified: Saturday, January 16, 2010 10:21pm]
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